Selected News for February 2020 (in alphabetical order):
Bastiaan EVERINK celebrates his premiere on February 22 and makes his role debut as Don Carlos di Vargas in Verdi's LA FORZA DEL DESTINO at the Musiktheater im Revier Gelsenkirchen. The next performance is on February 27, followed by shows in March. Giuliano Betta stands in the orchestra pit.
Steve DAVISLIM is starring in the tenor part in Beethoven's SYMPHONY NO. 9 on February 1 with the Orchestre de Paris. Riccardo Chailly conducts the orchestra in the Philharmonie de Paris.
On February 15, he sings Beethoven's MISSA SOLEMNIS with the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Andrew Manze is the musical director.
This is followed by Mendelssohn Bartholdy's DIE ERSTE WALPURGISNACHT with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig on February 27/28/29 at the Gewandhaus Leipzig under the musical direction of Andrés Orozco-Estrada.
Cornel FREY will be performing for the first time the role of Gabriel von Eisenstein in DIE FLEDERMAUS on February 9 and 15 at the Düsseldorf Opera House. Benjamin Reiners conducts the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker on February 9, and Patrick Francis Chestnut on February 15.
Äneas HUMM can be seen again as Harry in Lerners / Loewes Musical MY FAIR LADY in a revival of the production on February 20 at the Deutsches National Theater Weimar. Musical direction: Stefan Lano.
Dimitry IVASHCHENKO performs Rocco in Beethoven's FIDELIO in the production of Andreas Homoki on February 9 at the Zurich Opera House. Markus Poschner is the musical director.
In Beethoven's SYMPHONY NO. 9 he sings the bass part at the Philharmonie de Paris with the Orchestre de Paris on February 1 under the direction of Riccardo Chailly.
Torben JÜRGENS sings again the roles Le Fauteuil and L'Arbre in Ravel's L'ENFANT ET LES SORTILÈGES on February 12 at the Rheinoper Düsseldorf. Marc Piollet conducts the Düsseldorf Symphony Orchestra.
In the revival of Mozart's DON GIOVANNI, he can be seen in the role of Leporello on February 27 at the Theater Duisburg. David Crescenzi conducts the Duisburg Philharmonic.
Johannes KAMMLER makes his role debut as Oreste in Gluck's IPHIGÉNIE EN TAURIDE in a production of the Opéra national de Paris on February 4/8/15/18 at the Staatstheater Stuttgart. The Stuttgarter Staatsorchester will be conducted by Christopher Molds.
On invitation of the world-famous sisters Eldbjørg and Ragnhild Hemsing, he presents various songs from his repertoire at the Hemsing Festival from February 19 to 23 in Valdres, Norway.
A song recital follows at the Wells Cathedral in Somerset on February 27. He will be accompanied by pianist Roger Vignoles.
Polina PASTIRCHAK sings Gänsemagd again in Humperdinck's KÖNIGSKINDER on February 1/7/12/14/27 at the Opernhaus Graz.
Bo SKOVHUS will perform Herzog Alba in the world premiere of Christian Jost’s EGMONT in a production by Keith Warner on February 17/19/21/24/26 at the Theater an der Wien. Michael Boder conducts the ORF Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna.
Kristina STANEK performs Cherubino in Mozart's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO in a new production by Barbara Frey on February 2/8/17/25/25/28 at the Basel Theater. Christian Curnyn conducts the Basel Symphony Orchestra.
At the same house she sings again Rosina in Rossini's Il BARBIERE DI SEVIGLIA, directed by Kirill Serebrennikov on February 7/19/22/22/27. David Parry stands in the orchestra pit.
Krešimir ŠPICER sings the tenor in Beethoven's MISSA SOLEMNIS with the Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra on February 7 in the Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall. The conductor is Ivo Lipanovic.
Matthew SWENSEN will be performing Alberto in Rossini's LA GAZETTA in a production by Caterina Panti Liberovici on February 2/4/6/8/10/12/14/16 at the Frankfurt Opera. Simone di Felice will be conducting.
JunHo YOU can be seen as Alfredo in Verdi's LA TRAVIATA on February 7/13/19 at the Vienna Volksoper.