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Jonas Kaufmann, Anna Netrebko, Diana Damrau, Anja Harteros & Christian Gerhaher Lead Bayerische Staatsoper’s 2021-22 Season

(In collaboration with Dejan Vukosavljevic) The Bayerische Staatsoper has announced its 2021-22 season featuring new productions and revivals as well as concerts. Here is a look at the new season. Premieres. Shostakovich’s “The Nose” will get a new production by Kirill Serebrennikow. Vladimir Jurowski conducts the cast that includes Boris...
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Anna Netrebko, Jonas Kaufmann, Angela Gheorghiu, Sondra Radvanovsky, Elīna Garanča, Joyce DiDonato Lead Royal Opera House’s 2021-22 Season

(Credits: Dario Acosta / © Gregor Hohenberg / Sony Classical / Angela Gheorghiu official website / Michael Cooper / Kasskara/DG / Chris Singer) The Royal Opera House Covent Garden has announced full details of its exciting 2021-22 season, which will star some of the world’s greatest performers. The Royal Opera House Live Cinema Season and digital program will be announced later this summer, alongside further details of the Linbury Theatre Season.

Jonas Kaufmann, Renée Fleming Headline VOICES Concert Series

Superstar soprano Renée Fleming has announced the latest season of her “VOICES” concert series, which features vocal performances across a wide range of genres including jazz, opera, pop, and more. For the purposes of this article, our focus will be centered on operatic performances but you don’t want to overlook...
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Jonas Kaufmann returns to Wagner stage with Lise Davidsen

Bavarian State Opera is putting on the first act from Die Walküre next Thursday, with or without audience depending on Covid rules at the time. The performance is conducted by Asher Fisch and sung by Jonas Kaufmann, Lise Davidsen and Georg Zeppenfeld. It will be streamed for free on the company’s website.
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Criticism on Fridays: Could Jonas Kaufmann Defeat the Regime?

Kirill Serebrennikov’s New Production of ‘Parsifal’ as the Echoes of the Putin’s Political Repression, That Will Never Reach Russia. Every Friday, Polina Lyapustina delivers a short essay on some of the most essential topics in the industry with the intent of establishing a dialogue about the opera world and its future.

Juan Diego Flórez, Jonas Kaufmann, Elīna Garanča & Marina Rebeka Headline Wiener Staatsoper’s New Streaming Slate

The Wiener Staatsoper has announced the streaming program for the week featuring Wagner, Rossini, Bellini, and Puccini. The week begins with Bellini’s “La Sonnambula“ conducted by Guillermo García Calvo and starring Daniela Fally, Juan Diego Flórez, Luca Pisaroni, and Maria Nazarova. Streaming Date: April 13, 2021. Kamil Pavelka, Maria Yakovleva,...
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New Streaming Date Announced for Jonas Kaufmann, Elīna Garanča & Ludovic Tézier’s ‘Parsifal’ from Vienna State Opera

The Vienna State Opera has announced that its upcoming performance of Wagner’s“Parsifal,” set to be recorded on April 11, 2021 will now be streamed on April 18, 2021. The opera will be directed by Kirill Serebrennikov with Jonas Kaufmann in the title role alongside Ludovic Tézier as Amfortas, and Elīna Garanča as Kundry. The remaining cast members include Georg Zeppenfeld as Gurnemanz, Wolfgang Koch as Klingsor, and Stefan Cerny as Titurel. The production will be conducted by Philippe Jordan.