Selected news for November 2017 (alphabetical):


Vera-Lotte BÖCKER can be heard as Pamina/ZAUBERFLÖTE at the Opéra Comique in Paris on November 7, 9, 12 and 14 in the famous production of Suzanne Andrade and Barrie Kosky from Komische Oper Berlin.

Steve DAVISLIM sings Belmonte in ENTFÜHRUNG AUS DEM SERAIL at the Teatro San Carlo in Naples under the baton of Hansjörg Albrecht on November 2, 5,& 7. On November 11 & 12, he will take over the tenor part in Mendelssohn’s WALPURGISNACHT at the Philharmonie in Paris with the Orchestre de Paris, conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock. These concerts are followed on November 17 by a performance of Dvorak’s STABAT MATER at the Berliner Philharmonie with the Rundfunk Sinfonieorchester Berlin under Jakub Hrusa.

can be heard as Carlotta/DIE GEZEICHNETEN at the Theater of St. Gallen on November 7 & 25; a new production of Antony McDonald, conducted by Michael Balke.

Dimitry IVASHCHENKO participates as Rocco in a tour of Europe with Beethoven’s LEONORE with the Freiburger Barockorchester under the baton of René Jacobs, performing on November 3 in Baden-Baden, on November 5 at the Philharmonie in Cologne and on November 7 at the Philharmonie in Paris. On November 23 & 24, he will be singing in Honegger’s JEANNE AU BUCHER with the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester under Thomas Hengelbrock in Hamburg, followed by Rachmaninoff’s THE BELLS on November 30 and December 1 & 2 in Rome with the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia under Semyon Bychkov.

Torben JÜRGENS can be heard at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf/Duisburg as Figaro/LE NOZZE DI FIGARO on November 3;
as Betto di Signa/GIANNI SCHICCHI on November 8; in a Benefit Gala of the DRK on November 18; and in the bass solo in a ballet production of Rossini’s PETITE MESSE SOLENNELLE on November 12, 16, 22  and on December 2.


Johannes KAMMLER will participate in a Gala Concert at the Teatro de Lago in Frutillar, Chile on November 4. On November 9 he will be performing a Lieder recital in the Wernicke-Saal of the Bavarian State Opera together with the pianist Sophie Raynoud. At the Bavarian State Opera, he will also sing the role of Pierre Fléville/ANDREA CHÉNIER in a Philipp Stölzl production under Marco Armiliato on November 29 and on December 2, 5, 8.

Michael KUPFER-RADECKY can be heard as Wotan/WALKÜRE at the Oldenburgische Staatstheater in Paul Esterhazy's RING on November 19th.


Íride MARTÍNEZ will perform Königin der Nacht/ZAUBERFLÖTE at the Theater Osnabrück under Daniel Inbal, staged by Alexander May on November 5th and

on December 14th.

Polina PASTIRCHAK will perform the role of Mimi/LA BOHÈME at the Opernhaus Graz under Marius Burkert on November 4 & 19, as well as on December 23 & 26.

She will be singing the same role also at the Theater St. Gallen, on November 24, 26 and 28 as well as on December 3.

Rolf ROMEI sings the title part of HOFFAMNN'S ERZÄHLUNGEN, directed by Jean-Philippe Clarac and conducted by Daniel Carter at the Theater Freiburg on November 2, 5 and 24 as well as on December 1 and 8. On November 18 he will sing the tenor part in Beethoven's Missa Solemnis with the Musikkollegium Winterthur under Beat Fritschi at the Stadthaus Winterthur.

Nikolai SCHUKOFF will be performing Guido Bardi/EINE FLORENTINISCHE TRAGÖDIE at the National Opera & Ballet in Amsterdam in a new production by Jean Philipp Gloger under the baton of Marc Albrecht on November 11, 14, 16, 19, 21, 24, 26 and 28.

Sergey SKOROKHODOV will sing Sinovy ​​Borisovich Ismailov in a revival of LADY MACBETH OF MZENSK under Oksana Lyniv at the Bavarian State Opera in Munich on November 1 & 5.

Bo SKOVHUS sings the title part in Alban Berg’s WOZZECK in a new production of Stefan Herheim, conducted by Axel Kober at the Deutsche Oper am Rhein in Düsseldorf on November ​​2, 5, 19, 23 and 26.

can be heard as Giuseppe/LA TRAVIATA on November 1, 3, 6, 12 and 28; and as Aufidio in a Hans Neuenfels production of LUCIO SILLA on November 2, 5, 11 and 27 at Basel Theatre.

JunHo YOU sings Tamino/ZAUBERFLÖTE under the musical direction of Gerrit Prießnitz at the Volksoper Wien on November 18 and 15.