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Alessandro Scarlatti’s “Il Primo Omicidio” in Vienna

In the works of Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian music of the 17th and early 18th centuries reached one of its zeniths. Scarlatti, a native of Palermo, was maestro di cappella to Queen Christina of Sweden in Rome from 1680 to 1684, … Continue reading

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Rossini’s Otello in Vienna

Rossini wrote Otello in 1816, between Il barbiere di Siviglia and La Cenerentola, as a commission for the royal theatre in Naples. Anyone expecting a faithful musical rendition of Shakespeare – as Lord Byron did – was in for a … Continue reading

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Die Diegroschenopener at the Theater an der Wien in Vienna…

 

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Il barbiere di Siviglia in Vienna (watch it on livestreaming on October 3rd)

Il barbiere di Siviglia Gioachino Rossini 03. Oct. 2015 | 19.30 Guillermo García Calvo |Conductor Günther Rennert | Staging concept Richard Bletschacher | Director Alfred Siercke | Production design CAST Javier Camarena | Graf Almaviva Wolfgang Bankl | Bartolo Angela … Continue reading

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Giovanni Paisiello’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Vienna

Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Giovanni Paisiello at the Theater an der Wien in Vienna Monday February 16, 2015 Wednesday February 18, 2015 Friday February 20, 2015 Monday February 23, 2015 Wednesday February 25, 2015 Friday February 27, 2015 SYNOPSIS … Continue reading

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“La traviata” in Vienna

Theater an der Wien (The New Opera House) Presents: La traviata Melodramma in three acts (1853) Music by Giuseppe Verdi In Italian with German supertitles                 cast   role Conductor Sian Edwards Director … Continue reading

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“Platée” in Vienna

Theater an der Wiene The New opera House Presents: Ballet-bouffon in one prologue and three acts (1745) Music by Jean-Philippe Rameau Libretto by Jacques Autreau                       cast actor role Conductor … Continue reading

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