Don Carlo Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) Opera in five acts Libretto by Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle, based on the play Don Carlos, infant of Spain (1787) de Friedrich Schiller, translated into Italian by Achille de Lauzières and Angelo Zanardini. 2 October, Teatro Real Madrid D. musical: Nicola Luisotti D. scene: David McVicar Sets: Robert Jones Costume Designer: Brigitte Reiffenstuel Illuminator: Joachim Klein coreografo: Andrew George Dramaturgo: Maite Krasting D. choir: Andres Maspero Cast: …

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Between days 18 September and 6 October, Royal Theatre offer 14 Don Carlo features, de Giuseppe Verdi, inaugurating su season No. 23 since the reopening. Don Carlo, 23Th of 26 Verdi operas, It is the longest of its catalog and which underwent more revisions: in a span of almost 20 years, from 1867 a 1886, the composer wrote different versions trying to find …

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  Il Trovatore burns en el Teatro Real Giuseppe Verdi's Il Trovatore (1813-1901) Dramma in four Salvadore Cammarano Libretto parts, based on the play El Trovador (1836) of Antonio García Gutiérrez D. musical: Maurizio Benini D. scene: Francisco Negrin set and costume designer: Louis Désiré Lighting: Bruno Poet D. choir: Andres Maspero Cast: fiber Gerzmava, Artur Ruciński, Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Piero Preti, Roberto Tagliavini, Cassandre Berthon, Lara Fabian, Moses Marin, Sophie Garagnon El Teatro …

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The Royal Theater will end their season with three Giovanna d'Arco functions, de Giuseppe Verdi, in concert, the days 14, 17 Y 20 of July, with musical direction by James Conlon, which he has already demonstrated its sensitivity and depth in reading pages Verdi The Sicilian Vespers (2014), Luisa Miller (2016) y Macbeth (2017). Placido Domingo, which is playing in recent years some of the biggest roles for baritone …

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More of 150 municipalities throughout Spain have already joined Il trovatore relay, screens installed in places, auditoriums, museums, theaters, cultural centers, municipalities and, for the first time, four airports -Valencia, Málaga, Fuerteventura and Menorca-, within the framework of collaboration with Aena. [Relay points in Spain] This year retransmitted institutions such as opera: Bilbao Guggenheim Museum, Carmen Thyssen Museum Malaga, Niemeyer center, National Archaeological Museum, Official College of Architects of Madrid, Cajasol Foundation,Canal Foundation, Francisco Foundation …

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They offer 14 funciones de Il trovatore, between 3 and the 25 of July, in a new production of Teatro Real, in coproduction with the Monte-Carlo Opera and the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen. He 6 of July, Saturday, to 21.00 hours, Il trovatore will be broadcast on Facebook, on page video Teatro Real, an Opera Vision (Opera Europa) and screens installed in all corners of Spain, initiating …

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Royal Theater and the Gran Teatre del Liceu participate together one of the initiatives most successful in their respective schedules, retransmission of opera in screens installed in squares, parks, museums, theaters, cultural centers, auditoriums and municipalities throughout Spain and in numerous international centers. A) Yes, the Royal Theater will offer on Friday 28 of July, to 22.00 hours, retransmitting the Tosca from Liceu, in the Sala Gayarre (access door …

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  Almost removed from the world of composition, Giuseppe Verdi enjoyed the company of his wife Giuseppina Strepponi in his sleep Laugar, Sant´Agata. There some friends were coming, among others, the Boito. Arrigo Boito and Verdi had not had very good relationship so far, He was following the success of Otello, Boito libretto another successful, when they began a friendship that was consolidated during the last years of the composer, they shared …

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The legendary baritone Leo Nucci debut at the Palau de les Arts with 'Rigoletto', de Giuseppe Verdi, with musical direction by Roberto Abbado, this Saturday, 11 of May, in the Main Hall. The artistic director of the Arts, Jesus Iglesias Noriega, this title has presented today at a press conference, accompanied by self Leo Nucci with Roberto Abbado and Emilio Sagi, responsible for the staging. ‘Rigoletto’, as it noted Noriega Iglesias, …

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José Miguel Pérez-Sierra

The Spanish conductor Jose Miguel Pérez-Sierra will be in May masterpiece Rigoletto Verdi, one of the most popular works by Italian composer. It meets at the Opéra de Massy (France), in an elegant and acclaimed production director of Opéra de Monte-Carlo, Jean-Louis Grinda that the Madrid director and previously directed. Pérez-Sierra, one of the most respected specialists in romantic bel canto operatic repertoire and the general, returns …

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Celso Albelo

Tenerife tenor Celso Albelo, the most important Spanish performers of his rope and his generation, back in May at Palau de Les Arts in Valencia with an opera she has sung many times around the world, Rigoletto, de Giuseppe Verdi. Albelo returns to the Coliseum Turia transformed now the libertine Duke of Mantua, who he is responsible for one of the most emblematic popular arias and all …

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Falstaff

The next 23 April Royal Theater will premiere a new production of Falstaff, de Giuseppe Verdi, in co-production with the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels, the Opéra National de Bordeaux and Tokyo Opera Foundation Nikikai ─teatros where posteriormente─ be presented and the company NEOescenografía SL. The opera, which will be staged until 8 May ─11 features double reparto─, It will be broadcast live on 2 May the …

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Joel Prieto

The audience at the Teatro Real in Madrid knows very well the artistic virtues and scenic tenor Joel Prieto talent. There has interpreted operas are as diverse as The Magic Flute (Mozart) o Street Scene (Weill). After his first foray into a baroque opera (Rodelinda, Handel, Liceu in Barcelona), next April, the acclaimed tenor Puerto Rican born in the capital of Spain and winner of Operalia Competition will …

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I Masnadieri

The Palau de les Arts delves into the lesser known repertoire of Giuseppe Verdi with 'I masnadieri'. This work opens in the Main Hall next Wednesday, 6 February, and will feature more functions day 9, 12, 15 Y 17 February. Tickets can be purchased on the website of Palau de les Arts. The artistic director of the Arts, Jesus Iglesias Noriega, This was highlighted in the presentation of …

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I Lombardi

ABAO-OLBE (Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera) Starts 2019 with The Lombards in the First Crusade de Verdi, epic opera Busseto genius that makes up the thirteenth edition of the project TUTTO VERDI. At the end of the season they will be missing only two per represented in this flagship project operas. The following days 19, 22, 25 Y 28 January up to the stage this title, a unique jewel and an exceptional opportunity since in …

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Mariella Devia

Roberto Abbado leads the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana in this concert which includes orchestral pieces Bellini, Rossini y Verdi. The Italian soprano, who has recently been fired from staged opera, It is considered one of the great divas of the genre. Mariella Devia plays in the Palau de les Arts his most successful roles bel canto repertoire on Saturday, 2 of June, in the Auditorium. The soprano will review for some …

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Some of the most famous operas and performed the repertoire, They are not exactly the easiest to upgrade. We are used to seeing almost every major opera houses situated at different times, places and times. All but one, Aida. Almost impossible to place it in a different era referred to, much less change their location and removed from the banks of the Nile, where Verdi placed some of his most brilliant and intimate escenas.Lejos and overcome …

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Il Corsaro

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía opens next 28 March in the Main Hall a new production of 'Il Corsaro', in Verdi, shades of poetic and musical performance historicist. This has been explained today at the launch of this title Fabio Biondi, director musical, and Nicola Raab, stage director. In the press conference also attended by the tenor Michael Fabiano, protagonist of the play, with soprano Oksana …

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Michael Fabiano

Since he debuted at the Washington National Opera (U.S) They have not ceased to ask for it. Michael Fabiano travel to Palau de Les Arts in Valencia in March to be the star of a new production of Verdi's rarely scheduled Il Corsaro, "A work that falls within the period in which the composer dreamed of Italian unification and moved to the wishes of his operas freedom of his people, …

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The Rover

Nicola Raab directs rehearsals scene of the first new production of the season 2017-2018. Fabio Biondi premiered this opera tenor Michael Fabiano with sopranos and Oksana Dyka and Kristina Mkhitaryan, and baritone Vito Priante. The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía delves into the work of Giuseppe Verdi's enigmatic with opera 'Il Corsaro', which opens next 28 of March. Fabio Biondi, director musical, and Nicola …

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Daniela Barcellona

In full celebration of the Bicentenary of the Royal Theater as twentieth anniversary of its reopening, the great mezzo-soprano Daniela Barcellona return to Madrid coliseum to play Amneris in Aida Opera, de Giuseppe Verdi. Daniela Barcellona, considered by the highest authorities in Rossini Rossini mezzo as the best of the last twenty years, which marked a turning point in the history interpretive role of Tancredi, He has decided to extend its current repertoire …

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Aida

Between days 7 Y 25 March will be offered 17 Aida functions, with great production conceived by Hugo de Ana for the opening of the second season of 'new' Teatro Real, in October 1998, which he unveiled to the public the enormous dimensions and exceptional technical capabilities of his new stage. The 8 then functions, directed by Luis Antonio García Navarro (1941-2001), joined the 353 which they took place in …

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      just ten years ago it was represented for the first time El Palau de Les Arts, Verdi's Don Carlo, then with the excellent direction of Lorin Maazel disappeared They were still good times for Palau! This opera has again scheduled to officially open, last 9 from December, the new season 2017-18, with the presence in the cast of incombustible Placido Domingo as Rodrigo Marquis de Posa. Madrid singer …

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Ramon Gener

The humanistic and musical disseminator Ramon Gener reveals the secrets 'Don Carlo', in Verdi, the public of the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia, on Wednesday, 29 of November, to 19.30 h in the Aula Magistral. Arts Center and retakes the lecture-show 'Les Arts is Opera' after the excellent reception last season. With his usual didactic language and audiovisual materials, the presenter of the famous program "This is Opera" visit …

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Maria Jose Montiel

Madrid mezzosoprano María José Montiel debut next 19 November in Liverpool (England) intepretando one of the works that made it famous around the world, Messa da Requiem de Verdi. The Spanish diva will take the stage of the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall next to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, all under the direction of Vasily Petrenko, accompanied by soprano Ainhoa ​​Arteta the, del tenor David Butt …

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Andrea Caré

Andrea Carè, one of the most important tenors of his generation, just he triumphed at the Teatro Real Madrid playing Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly and Don José in Carmen. Now preparing his debut at the Palau de Les Arts in Valencia where he will be the protagonist of Verdi's opera Don Carlo, Italian interpreter title has sung in Canada, France and the legendary Bolshoi in Moscow. …

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Aquiles Machado

ABAO-OLBE (Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera) opens its 66 I Masnadieri season with Verdi. This title makes up the twelfth edition of TUTTO VERDI project of the Association and facing its final stretch. The following days 21, 24, 27 Y 30 October, sponsored by IBERDROLA, up on stage this opera premiered in London, one of the bel canto Italian master, which has all the characteristics of romantic movement: …

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Riccardo Frizza

El Italian maestro Riccardo Frizza, who has just been appointed music director of Opera Festival Donizetti Bergamo (Italy), It is not only an authority in the bel canto repertoire and Italian in general, but also, and especially, the verdiano. And if last year took command of over fifty works of Verdi functions, Donizetti and Bellini in some of the most important theaters in the world, returns to Japan in November …

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Riccardo Frizza

Riccardo Frizza, one of the most important music directors of his generation, continues this course focused on one of his favorite composers, Giuseppe Verdi. As an expert in the Italian repertoire that is, the teacher born in Brescia last season led more than fifty titles like Otello functions, Lucia of Lammermoor, Attila, Rule, Rigoletto o I Puritani en teatros como la Opéra National de Paris, La Fenice in Venice, la Lyric Opera de Chicago, …

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Angeles Blancas

Angeles Blancas continues to open roads. There are very few Latino sopranos who dare with the Central European repertoire or high risk verismo roles, as Minnie, de la Puccini's La Fanciulla del West, opera debuts this month at the Palacio Bellas Artes in Mexico. "I'm interested above all the heroines who have something to say", says the singer, "Characters with personality and represent a good channel for the expression". Hence the …

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Celso Albelo

After succeeding with his Duke of Mantua in Verdi's Rigoletto its debut at the Opera de Oviedo, tenor Celso Albelo will head to Barcelona to return to the stage at the Liceu, this time playing the role of Nicias in Thaïs by Massenet. With this romantic character of the French repertoire Albelo show a different side to liceísta public who knew him only by his bel canto characters having sung on the stage of La …

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Ricardo Frizza

The musical director Riccardo Frizza back in March and April the podium of the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona to lead 13 functions of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Rigoletto. The laureate teacher is one of the great directors of Italian operatic repertoire (the press has hailed him as "the new director of Verdi of his generation") bel canto and romantic. They know this very well in Barcelona coliseum, in which …

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Maria Katzarava

It is one of the operas of Giuseppe Verdi represented less, since it requires some extraordinary qualities interpreters. Stiffelio returns 1 February at the Berlin Konzerthaus billboard in the German capital with a cast of exception and with the Choir and Orchestra of Berliner Operngruppe led by Felix Krieger, counting on the Mexican-Georgian soprano Maria Katzarava for the role of Lina. "It's a very demanding role that gives the replica …

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Sicilian Vespers

El Palau de les Doctor, He has started its new season with Vespri Siciliani I, one Verdi opera authentic appeal, though little known by the general public, as it is shown rarely. Only, its magnificent overture is often included as part of concert. So, for the Valencian coliseum was challenging an opera like this, especially, for their great demands on the vocal level. After the success of the call …

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Maria Katzarava

He 10 January Katzarava Mexican soprano Maria sing again in the British capital and does so in the cycle of concerts Rosenblatt, at the Wigmore Hall. Maria Katzarava is singing Madama Butterfly and Micaela (Carmen, Bizet) in Italy and record the Spanish opera Florencia en el Amazonas (Catan) in Mexico. Expect in February debut at the Konzerthaus Berlin (Germany) with the difficult role of Lina Stiffelio …

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Andrea Mastroni just got a personal success as the star of Aquagranda, Filippo Perocco opera that inaugurated the season of the Gran Teatro La Fenice in Venice (Italy); now expects to get the same complicity with the public in New York, when it debuts on the stage of the legendary Metropolitan Opera House playing Sparafucile, the fearsome mercenary who decides the fate of the protagonists in Verdi's opera Rigoletto. It will do so in the …

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Sicilian Vespers

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía opens next 10 December "I Vespri Siciliani", in Verdi, in a contemporary assembly to reflect on the power and propaganda, as noted by the Mayor in his presentation Davide Livermore. Roberto Abbado, head of the Orchestra of Valencia, assumes the direction of the first opera subscription season 2016-2017, It presented in a production of Teatro Regio di Torino and …

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Otello en TVE

Last 15 September inaugurated the Teatro Real season 2016-2017 with a new production of Otello, de Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), in a function presided over by Their Majesties, which he featured the voices of Gregory Kunde, Ermonela Jaho and George Petean in the lead roles. In this production, co-produced by the Teatro Real, the Inglés National Opera and the Royal Opera in Stockholm, American director David Alden chooses scene …

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Davinia Rodríguez

He 13 November the career of the Spanish soprano Davinia Rodriguez takes a giant step: the addition to its repertoire of Lady Macbeth, of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Macbeth, considered one of the most complex and challenging roles in the whole repertoire. The Spanish singer will debut the character in Vienna, en el Theater an der Wien, nothing less than alongside Placido Domingo playing Macbeth. "Surely …

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Luke Sasi

Italian singer, who made history by singing two major roles on the same day in the Metropolitan New York and favorite teacher baritone Muti, Macbeth will be on stage at the Barcelona coliseum day 8, 11, 14, 19 Y 22 October. After its extraordinary success in the large concert hall Stockholm (Stockholm concert Hall) under the baton of Riccardo Muti, with whom he had already sung Macbeth in Chicago, the baritone …

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Otello at the Teatro Real Madrid

A cozy and renovated Teatro Real received the 15 September the start of the season. New colors and signs that bring you, in appearance at least, other prestigious theaters. Y, like La Scala or the Met is involved, the most famous perched on the forocool located at the entrance holl evening dress. Surely this is a way to advertise the theater and the season begins, although it produces …

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Davinia Rodríguez

He 13 November the career of the Spanish soprano Davinia Rodriguez takes a giant step: the addition to its repertoire of Lady Macbeth, of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Macbeth, considered one of the most complex and challenging roles in the whole repertoire. The Spanish singer will debut the character in Vienna, en el Theater an der Wien, nothing less than alongside Placido Domingo playing Macbeth. "Surely …

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Macbeth

Scotland. Macbeth hears how enigmatic prophesying witches who will be king of Scotland. to know, his wife urging him to kill the current king to replace him. The predictions of the witches Macbeth push to be sanguine with friends and rivals, until only and furious will face the battle postrera, where you just dying. Giuseppe Verdi was devoted to Shakespeare and this is the first opera in which …

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Otello

More of 80 municipalities offer live Otello, highlighting the active and enthusiastic involvement of museums and cultural and artistic centers of all Spanish communities. screens will be installed outdoors in Seville, Murcia, Valladolid, Zaragoza, Chichón, Alcobendas, Getafe and Jumilla, bringing opera to the streets in a festive and relaxed atmosphere. Several cultural institutions expand the capacity of its spaces, encouraged by the success of the retransmission of I Puritani the …

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OTELLO retransmissions Among the proposals opera approach to all citizens, that drives the program of activities of the Bicentennial of the Royal Theater, the dissemination of their shows with the help of new audiovisual technologies is a priority. A) Yes, in the wake of the successful retransmission of I Puritani, last 4 of July, It has reached 20 million personasen its various -webs windows, museums, auditoriums and squares of Spain …

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Otello

The next 15 September the Royal Theater opens the season 2016-2017 with a new production of Otello, de Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), coproduction with the National Opera, where Inglés opened, with excellent reception, in September 2014- and the Royal Opera in Stockholm, who presented the opera in March 2015. As you can be seen in the exhibition The Birth of 'Otello' by Verdi: una mirada to the Historical Archive Memories, masterpiece he born …

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Bertelsmann brings to Spain for the first time the Ricordi Archives, one of the most valuable private collections in the world music, through the exhibition "The birth of Verdi's Otello: una mirada to the Historical Archive Memories'. Ricordi sample file, essential to understand the genesis of the opera genre, It will be shown at the Teatro Real in Madrid between days 15 September and 3 October, and its opening coincides with the start of …

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Peralada Castle

It was a very emotional show with five major international lyrical voices of sharing the stage of the Parc del Castell Auditorium: Sondra Radvanovsky, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Marcelo Álvarez, Carlos Álvarez y Ambrogio Maestri. The five are friends and colleagues Ambrogio Maestri and less, which debuted in Peralada, the rest are friends of the festival in which have acted in several editions. They have shown great insight into their duet performances …

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Placido Domingo and Michael Fabiano in I Due Foscari at the Teatro Real

I due Foscari is one of the works composed by Verdi in so-called "galley years". So the composer himself referred to the seven years in which he composed no less than eleven operas. Does not about, much less, one of his best works. Not even the best known. But there's something I due Foscari to be displayed more times than their quality and position …

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I due Foscari

I due Foscari (The two Foscari), de Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), bring to Real, again, the archetypical father verdiano, suffering and tormented, after Luisa Miller and Rigoletto, both featuring Leo Nucci this season. This time the role of the parent, written, as mentioned, for string baritone, It will be played by Placido Domingo, who has triumphed in several theaters incarnating the old Francesco Foscari, whose end is tragic …

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Overnight Arts

The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía celebrates nights 1 and 2 July double issue of their day's night open 'Nit Les Arts', with the cultural enclave goodbye to the activity open to the public until September. 'Nit Les Arts' offers technical and artistic exhibitions and performances live the Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana and the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, …

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Don Carlo

Summer Festival of San Lorenzo de El Escorial starts next 24 June with a wide selection of shows. Consolidated as one of the main festivals in Spain, music, opera and dance fill the nights of the Madrid sierra 24 June to 6 of August. Albert Boadella with his version of Don Carlo, G. Verdi, National Dance Company, English pianist James Rhodes …

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Mapping the Teatro Real in Madrid

The next weekend European Opera Days will be held. The Teatro Real has wanted to join the commemorations this year from its most innovative side, the use of new technologies for the dissemination of art, culture and, especially, music. A) Yes, since Friday 6 and until Sunday 8 of May, Relay online platform Teatro Real, stage Digital (www.palcodigital.com) You have free access and …

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Luisa Miller

Two performances were scheduled Royal Theatre Verdi Luisa Miller. A work unjustly considered minor in the repertoire. Perhaps because its composition, prior to the trilogy of Rigoletto, Il trovatore and La traviata placed it in the background. Verdi has this time with librettist Friedrich von Schiller giving more importance to love and social drama of the original work, Cabal and Love (intrigue and love). What the author …

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Nucci

Luisa Miller, de Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), will return to the Teatro Real in two unique functions in concert day 23 Y 26 April at 20 hours, under the expert baton of James Conlon, and a leading trio joins veteran baritone Leo Nucci with two young singers who will debut in Madrid: soprano Lana Kos, in the title role, and tenor Vincenzo Costanzo, as Rodolfo. They shall be assisted by the …

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Davinia Rodriguez

More and more Spanish singers, and in particular canaries, They are making a hole on the agenda of the great theaters of the international circuit. In the case of Davinia Rodríguez, soprano born in Las Palmas that, with few years of career, It is treading increasingly strong first division scenarios. Despite having debuted in theaters like the Royal or programming ABAO-OLBE in Bilbao and in scenarios such as the Rossini Opera Festival …

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Montiel

The winner of the National Music Prize 2015, the Spanish mezzo-soprano Maria Jose Montiel, April returns to his native Madrid, and doubly. First, between 13 and the 20 of April, It will star in the world premiere of the opera composer and libretto by Antoni Parera Lucia Maria Moliner Vilanova, to be offered in the Teatro de la Zarzuela and inspired by the prominent Spanish lexicographer. Later, the days 23 Y 26 of April, …

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Aida

Ramón Tebar (Valencia, 1978) officially debuts as principal guest conductor of the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia with Aida, de Giuseppe Verdi, which opens next 25 February. It is about, However, the second incursion of the Valencian master at Les Arts, as she recalled by Davide Livermore Mayor in presenting opera. Ramón Tebar assumed the musical direction of the latest features of Nabucco last season, which resulted …

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The Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia announced that tickets for Aida, in Verdi, They are sold out within two weeks of its release, except 5% the capacity of the room that the regional law reserves for sale the same day of each performance. Les Arts has scheduled five performances of Aida: the days 25 Y 28 February, just like him 2, 5 Y 9 of March. The arts center replaces his …

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Jerusalem

Coproduction of ABAO-OLBE and the Jerusalem Theater Bonn Verdi, with staging the Mexican Francisco Negrín, It has premiered last weekend in the city cradle of Beethoven with resounding success with audiences and critics. This is the first collaboration between the Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera and the famous German theater and for those responsible for ABAO "this co-production marks another milestone in the history …

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Sunday

He 21 of January of 2016, Plácido Domingo meets 75 years. To celebrate, Sony Classical releases the album anniversary The best of Plácido Domingo, a special selection of his extensive discography, which it includes more than 200 recordings. The quadruple CD covers almost half a century in the musical life of an artist of prodigious talent, much he loved and winner of multiple Grammys. Sunday launched his career as a baritone in the company of zarzuela …

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Osg

The Symphony Orchestra of Galicia (Osg) debuts next week in the prestigious series "Abu Dhabi Classics" with two concerts. Will take place 13 Y 14 January under the baton of its principal conductor, Dima Slobodeniouk, and will feature the presence of Spanish pianist Javier Perianes. The Emirates Palace will be the first stage and the old fortress Al Jahili, Oasis in Al Ain, the next. An ideal place to listen to 'Nights in environment …

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Dessi

Daniela Dessì return back to Spain after a long series of performances and tributes in Italy. The heaping agenda of the singer in the last month has led to Teatro del Giglio of Lucca last 8 dicembre in which he gave a recital by a string quintet of the Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa. Padua was the star of the traditional Christmas concert 11 dicembre and …

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Fabio Armiliato

After the recital concert Cantango offered in the city of Lecce (Italy) last 16 December shutting down the acts of the 50th anniversary of the death of the great tenor Tito Schipa, the tenor Fabio Armiliato also prepares for his next engagement: She will star in Otello, de Giuseppe Verdi, the days 3, 5 Y 7 February at the Calderon Theater of Valladolid. The iconic character is not new to the repertoire of singer …

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katzaravamaria

Maria Katzarava debut at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona 27 January singing Desdemona, the female protagonist of the opera Otello, de Giuseppe Verdi. Mexican young Georgian soprano reaches the Catalan coliseum after his recent acclaimed debut Spanish Il Duca d'Alba in the Campoamor Theater of Oviedo where he caused a sensation with his talent and temperament scenic, It is hailed by critics as "a revelation". His debut liceísta …

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Montiel

María José Montiel opens the season on Sunday San Carlo in Naples starring Carmen with Zubin Mehta. Madrid diva, recent winner of the National Music Prize, will play the heroine of Bizet's opera debut at the iconic Neapolitan Coliseum before the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella. tickets, exhausted, cost up 800 euros. The inauguration of the Teatro San Carlo in Naples, He is known as "the most beautiful in the world", …

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Rigoletto

The Royal Theater will premiere next Monday, 30 of November, the ópera Rigoletto, de Giuseppe Verdi, one of the titles represented by the Italian composer, of which will be offered 16 features production from the Royal Opera House in London, which it has already been replenished several times with great success. The opera, with a dramatic structure incontestably force, It is based on Victor Hugo's play Le roi s'amuse, in …

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ABAO

Wednesday morning 14 October starts the tenth edition of Verdi ABAO Week organized by ABAO-OLBE (Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera) in collaboration with Deusto Forum. A series of lectures over ten years and hand over fifty speakers from Europe and America has allowed us to deepen the most unusual facets of universal opera composer. The …

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Rancatore

Desirée Rancatore returns to Japan after receiving the award Luciano Pavarotti 2015. Italian soprano will perform La Traviata in several cities in Japan leading a tour of the Prague State Opera. Desirée Rancatore, after collecting the prize Pavarotti d'Oro 2015 en Correggio (Italy), triumphantly returns to one of the countries in which draws crowds: Japan. And he does one of his favorite roles, Violetta Valéry, the protagonist of La Traviata, from …

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Otello

Memorable representation of Otello which took place the day 1 of August, in this edition of the Festival Castell Peralada. An uncertain meteorology, propitiated continually look heaven in the presence of clouds-indeed, the night before had discharged a heavy storm- that could portend rains with the consequent suspension of representation. Fortunately, He could be seen this truly magnificent musical and theatrical Otello to level. In this new coproduction, Custom …

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José Miguel Pérez-Sierra

The intense summer schedule of Madrid director José Miguel Pérez-Sierra completes the months of July and August with two commitments on either side of the Atlantic. If you have obtained a great victory at the Teatro Verdi in Trieste in June and July directing six performances of Falstaff, the last operatic work verdiano catalog, the next 16 July will return to the Rossini Opera Festival in Wildbad -in 2013 lead the little …

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DonCarlo

Summer Festival Theater Auditorium San Lorenzo de El Escorial Community of Madrid has organized a round table and a series of guided tours of the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, around the presentation of the new stage version of the opera Don Carlo by Verdi signing Albert Boadella. Both initiatives have been devised as solid additions to decrypt the unique assembly which staged …

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Albelo

The season 2015-16 full of presents new challenges for Celso Albelo. The next 4, 7, 10 Y 13 September the canary tenor back onto the stage of the Vienna State Opera to open during the first Austrian theater Rigoletto, one of the titles represented by Giuseppe Verdi. With the Duke of Mantua, a character who has walked coliseums as the San Carlo in Naples, La Fenice in Venice, the …

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Montiel

Madrid mezzosoprano María José Montiel and tenor David Alegret Barcelona offer, with pianist Rubén Fernández Aguirre Baracaldo, a recital in honor of Victoria de Los Angeles next 21 June at the Cloister of Sant Cugat. It is an act that will remind the great Barcelona soprano on the tenth anniversary of his death, part of activities # 10devictoria driven by Victoria dels Music School …

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Maria Jose Montiel

Mezzo-soprano María José Montiel added next July one more title to his vast operatic repertoire: If trata de Un ballo in maschera, in Verdi, work in which the Madrid diva will play the character of Ulrica day 14, 16, 18 Y 20 July by the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Zubin Mehta, a director who works for several seasons and who has …

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Desirée Rancatore

After the warm welcome received at the Teatro Regio in Turin, where, in April, He played the role of Elvira in Bellini's I Puritani, soprano Desirée Rancatore returns to the Italian coliseum to play Violetta Valéry, the unfortunate protagonist of Verdi's La Traviata. The performances are part of the agenda of events organized in Turin on the occasion of the EXPO 2015, are the days 11, 16, 21 Y 25 of July. The production …

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Nabucco

The seven performances of Nabucco, which they have taken place in the Palau de les Arts in Valencia, with a massive public attendance, They have been the real triumph of a season full of ups and downs and difficulties of all kinds. Nabucco is the third opera composed by Verdi, Temistocle libretto by Solera, and its premiere took place at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, he 9 March 1842, constituting a great success, until …

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ABAO

ABAO-OLBE (Bilbao Association of Friends of the Opera) closing his 63 Temporada de Otello Giuseppe Verdi. This work, one of the greatest operatic achievements of all time, also marks the end of the ninth edition of Tutto Verdi project. The following days 16, 19, 22 Y 25 of May, sponsored by the BBVA Foundation, up on stage this piece whose musical force, breathtakingly incessant, crosses from the first bar. …

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Opera

Opera Week held in Madrid has proved a resounding success. The large installed on the facade of the Teatro Real on Friday screen 8 of May, which it was screened live representation of La traviata, He has gathered more than 6.000 people. And visits to Digital Palco, also it offered the open, were more than 16.000 from 50 different countries. Retransmission has also been followed in auditoriums …

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Costume Museum

The Costume Museum adds to the activities of the Week Teatro Real Opera, which will take place the first week of May, Dress with exposure Opera, in which a selection of costumes and wigs used will be exhibited in some of his most beautiful productions, and whose pieces have been prepared in the workshops of tailoring and characterization Theater. Thursday 30 of April, to 12.00 hours, …

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La traviata

During these days and up 9 of May, Royal Theater represents La traviata, de Giuseppe Verdi. A respite for all lovers of classical repertoire and needed a production of this style. Especially after the magnificent production of the public, Mauricio Sotelo. La traviata, best-known work and sometimes represented worldwide. But is that La traviata, It has something special. It is history of opera. …

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traviata

Between days 20 April 9 May the Royal Theater will offer sixteen functions of La traviata, de Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), Royal Theater co-production with the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, Glasgow Scottish Opera and Welsh National Opera in Cardiff, theaters where this assembly has already been submitted. The popular Verdi opera will return to Real, this time with staging the renowned Scottish director David MacVicar, …

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ABAO-OLBE

He 24 October starts the 64 ABAO-OLBE season with a lyrical program that includes five major representative works of the best opera. Verdi, Donizetti, Bellini, Puccini and Rossini bring the Bilbao scene two unusual titles: Manon Lescaut y Roberto Devereux; two of reference in the history of opera: Dizzy and The Barber of Seville; and a premiere: the original version of 1867 Don Carlos. further, ABAO programa …

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High school

The Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona presented last 27 February new season 2015/16. With her, Theater strengthens its role as artistic reference in the level of their productions, many innovative, and the quality of their voices, with a world debut. In many cases, programming comes to fill empty historical, with premieres of titles. The budget of the season will be 41,5 millions of euros, front …

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Real

The Royal Theater has presented this week the new season 15-16. A balanced season in terms of repertoire titles and those most unknown. Makes a clear commitment to co-productions with other theater rather than own. Which contributes to meeting the objective of adjusting the budget to the maximum. Increased number of representations. the elimination of the management fee to purchase tickets via the Internet. The programing, structured by titles …

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Maria Jose Montiel

After performing with extraordinary success a concert tour with the Symphony Orchestra Ciudad de Elche and Crevillentina Coral this January (Abarán, Cieza and Murcia), Madrid diva María José Montiel extends its previously announced schedule of recitals and concerts now integrating the cities of Barcelona and Zaragoza. These two performances with the Chamber Orchestra Classical Concert, a group based in California (U.S) directed by violinist Ashot Tigranyan, held in February …

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Caballé

He 9 December the Royal Theatre gave a fitting tribute to one of the greatest performers of the international opera, Montserrat Caballé. At 81 years, Caballe made gala, once again, his extraordinary sense of humor. Despite his difficulty walking, He took the stage after the concert to thank the Orchestra, the public and Joan Mataboch, This tribute. During the concert videos were interspersed …

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