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Salome in Poland

Music drama in one act Libretto: Richard Strauss after Oscar Wilde World premiere: 9 December 1905, Semperoper, Dresden Premiere of this production: 23 October, National Theatre, Prague Premiere at the Teatr Wielki – Polish National Opera: 22 March 2016 Co-production: National Theatre, Prague In the original German … Continue reading

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Salome in Tokyo

SALOME Music by Richard STRAUSS Opera in 1 act Sung in German with Japanese supertitles Opera Palace Salome is a masterpiece by the archetypal German late Romantic composer, Richard STRAUSS. It is a one-act opera based on the eponymous play … Continue reading

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Strauss’ Salome in Berlin

Salome Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949) A music drama in one act Music and libretto by Richard Strauss after the play SALOME by Oscar Wilde Translation by Hedwig Lachmann World premiere 9th December 1905 in Dresden Premiere at the Deutsche … Continue reading

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The Heavenly Voice Of Elizabeth Blancke-Biggs

By Tiziano Thomas Dossena; as appeared on L’Idea Magazine N.6, 2014 Having a powerful voice with an extended range, a deep knowledge of the techniques involved and being able also to sing masterfully “Bel canto”, the soprano Elizabeth Blancke-Biggs is a true ”Italian Dramatic Soprano” and a … Continue reading

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“Salome” in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA OPERA Presents: Richard Strauss Salome May 8, 10, 2014 | Verizon Hall Opera with The Philadelphia Orchestra A historic collaboration.  A provocative masterpiece. The Philadelphia Orchestra and Opera Philadelphia will team up for a first-ever collaboration in the 2013-2014 … Continue reading

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“Salome” in Stockholm

The Royal Swedish Opera Presents: Richard Strauss’ SALOME Greed, obsession and devastating desire Princess Salome has life served on a silver platter. She is desired by men and used to having her own way. But there is one man she … Continue reading

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