Selected news for July and August 2022 (in alphabetical order):  

Steve DAVISLIM sings the tenor part in Beethoven's 9th Symphony at the Lowlands Music Festival on August 18. Eivind Gullberg Jensen will be conducting the Nord Netherlands Orkest.  

Claude EICHENBERGER performs again as Carmen in Bizet's opera at the Staatstheater Cottbus on July 3/6/8/10. Directed by Stephan Märki. Conductor: Mario Venzago/Johannes Zurl. 

Marco JENTZSCH will be singing Tristan in Richard Wagner's TRISTAN UND ISOLDE in a concert version on July 9 at the Cēsis Concert Hall (Latvia). The Latvian National Symphony Orchestra will be performing under the baton of Andris Poga. 

Johannes KAMMLER can be seen again in the title role in Rossini's IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA on July 1 and 3 at the Stuttgart State Opera. Direction: Beat Fäh. Musical direction: Vlad Iftinca. On July 17, the artist will be singing songs by Schumann, Ravel, Liszt in a recital at the Weimar Music School. Pianist: Malcolm Martineau. 

This will be followed by performances of Johannes Brahms LIEBESLIEDERWALZER on July 26 in the Max-Joseph-Saal of the Munich Residenz as well as on July 28 in the Odeon of the SMTT in Sindelfingen. Pianists: Akemi Murakami and Helmut Deutsch. 

On August 5 he can be seen in CARMINA BURANA CAVALLO at Kaltenberg Castle. Elisabeth Fuchs will be conducting the Salzburg Philharmonic Orchestra.

David KANG appears again on July 1 and 2 as Bass 1 in Lorenzo Romano's LA LUNA in a production by Ron Zimmering at the Opera Stabile of the Hamburg State Opera. Musical direction Rupert Burleigh.  

Michael KUPFER-RADECKY will be singing Telramund in a version of Richard Wagner's Lohengrin created especially for children as part of the Bayreuth Festival's "Wagner for Children" project. The Brandenburg State Orchestra Frankfurt (Oder) will be playing. Conductor: Azis Sadikovic. Performances on July 25/26/27/28/30/31 and August 1/3/4/5 on rehearsal stage 4 of the Bayreuth Festival.  

On 5 August, the artist will celebrate his premiere as Gunther in Wagner's GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG in a production by Valentin Schwarz at the Festspielhaus of the Bayreuth Festival. The conductor is Pietari Inkinen. Performances follow on August 15 and 30.  

Dean MURPHY will be performing Herrmann in HOFFMANNS ERZÄHLUNGEN on July 3 and 7, Dancairo in Bizet's CARMEN on July 5 and 8 and the 1st Priest in Mozart's Die ZAUBERFLÖTE on July 6 at the Deutsche Oper Berlin. 

Sergey SKOROKHODOV is back as Ivan in D. Shostakovich THE NOSE in a production by Kirill Serebrennikov at the Opera Festival on July 17/20 at the Bavarian State Opera. Vladimir Jurowski will be conducting the Bavarian State Orchestra.  

Bo SKOVHUS celebrates his premiere as Platon Kuzmich Kovalev in Dmitri Shostakovich's THE NOSE in a production by Peter Konwitschny on 2 July at the Semperoper Dresden. The Dresden Staatskapelle will be performing under the baton of Petr Popelka. Further performances: July 7/10/13.  

On August 5, the artist will sing a Lied recital with works by Haydn, Schubert and Stolz as well as the solo baritone part in Johannes Brahms REQUIEM, followed by further Brahms Requiem concerts on August 6 and 7 at the Opera House Sydney. Simone Young will be conducting the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.  

Kristina STANEK will be performing Quatre chants pour franchir le seuil in the production ICH GEH UNTER LAUTER SCHATTEN by Elisabeth Stöppler on August 11/12/13/15/18/21 at the Ruhrtriennale 2022 in the Jahrhunderthalle Bochum. The Klangforum Wien will be performing under the musical direction of Peter Rundel.