Kent Nagano and the forces of Staatsoper Hamburg launch their new season with a production of Shostakovich's very first opera in which the ears are beguiled but the eyes are not
Chautauqua Opera Company Alumna Rebekah Howell sings, "The Heavenly Life," from Des Knaben Wunderhorn as Music Director and conductor Rossen Milanov directs the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra in playing Gustav Mahler's, "Symphony No. 4 in G major," as the finale of the, "Mahler 4," concert on Thursday, Aug 15, 2019 in the Amphitheater.
‘The final song seemed to last both an eternity and no time at all’ - Reviewed at Royal Albert Hall, London on 1 August 2019
Here you can find our latest newsletter: Mahler's clearer Symphony no. 7; Rihm&Weill in Aix-en-Provence; Janáček's Glagolitic Mass and Walter Braunfels' The Birds in Erl
Our latest newsletter – an opera special with features on current productions of The Cunning Little Vixen, Wozzeck and Jenůfa – is out now.
The Alban Berg monument will be unveiled today at 22:00 at the Herbert von Karajan-Platz in front of the Wiener Staatsoper.
On Tuesday, 10 May, writer and broadcaster Gavin Plumley, the Quatuor Tana and soprano Julia Sitkovetsy will present Inside the Score, a lecture-recital that explores Alban Berg’s Lyric Suite.
It’s been 80 years to the day since the world première of Alban Berg’s Violin Concerto “In Memory of an Angel”.
On 8 April soprano Lisa Larsson sings the Dutch première of Alban Berg’s complete 10 Early Songs.
The Klangforum Wien presents works from the period in which New Music was first invented.
On 5 March at 19:05 on Deutschlandradio Kultur: listen to Alban Berg’s Lulu, recorded on 21 November 2015 at the New York Metropolitan Opera.
William Kentridge’s production of Lulu at the Metropolitan Opera is receiving rave reviews.
“Three words for anyone unsure about whether to catch Lyric’s ‘Wozzeck’: See this show.” (John von Rhein, The Chicago Tribune, 2 November 2015)
Next spring Wolf D. Prix’ Alban Berg monument will be erected at the Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz in front of the Vienna State Opera.
Berg’s opera seems an indisputable candidate for the greatest opera of the 20th century. (Philip Hensher, The Guardian, 1 June 2009)
Congratulations to Georg Nigl, who has been selected “singer of the year 2015” in Andrea Breth’s “performance of the year” of Jakob Lenz at the opera Stuttgart.
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