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Four nights in great venues
With the reopening of the legendary Staatsoper Unter den Linden opera, fans of great music are returning to Berlin. Each season at Easter, the Staatsoper offers the best of its programming during the Festtage, the great festival of Daniel Barenboim. This is a stunning and luxurious stay for music lovers who will attend two concerts at the Philharmonie and two operas at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden. 2018 is Debussy’s year. Daniel Barenboim takes the opportunity to conduct The Great Martyrdom of San Sebastián and the Fantasia for Piano and Orchestra. He has invited wonderful artists like Anna Prohaska, Marianne Crebassa and the great Martha Argerich!
Anna Netrebko at Covent Garden...
The Royal Opera House is one of the most beautiful scenes in the world and this representation of Macbeth by Verdi proves it. Playing opposite of Zeljko Lucic in the role of the king Macbeth, is Anna Netrebko. A very nice destination, in the throbbing heart of London!
Two evenings at the Elbphilharmonie and at the Staatsoper
This stay will allow classical music lovers to discover the Staatsoper opera house whose quality of programming is well worth the trip. Enjoy John Neumeier' Ballet Die Möwe and a Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg concert in the new and already famous Elbphilharmonie concert hall!
Khatia Buniatishvili at Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
In the spring, the famous Maggio Musicale Fiorentino (under the artistic direction of Zubin Mehta) offers the best of Florentine programming. This trip is a wonderful opportunity to discover the brand new Teatro del Maggio Musicale with an exceptional concert. Zubin Mehta conducts Stravinsky's Petrushka and above all, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 with the breathtaking Khatia Buniatishvili.
Three nights at Teatro alla Scala
This long weekend will allow the traveler to attend three performances at La Scala. The great conductor Riccardo Chailly, artistic director of the institution, will conduct, Donizetti’s masterpiece, Don Pasquale, staged by Davide Livermore. In the title role, Ambrogio Maestri is an obvious choice and the cast surrounding him is of exceptional talent (Rosa Feola, René Barbera). The second opera is a rarity of the Italian repertoire. Francesca da Rimini of Zandonai offers a superb score that Fabio Luisi and this wonderful cast will defend...
Jonas Kaufmann and Anja Harteros at Wiener Staatsoper
This wonderful trip provides an opportunity to see it, once again. Verdi's Aida is a masterpiece especially with Anita Rachvelishvili, the best Amneris of today’s opera scene. Aida is the favorite role of Kristin Lewis who co-stars with Jorge León and Paolo Rumetz. Fans will have eyes only for Andrea Chénier incarnated by Jonas Kaufmann, the living god of the opera! Facing him, Anja Harteros who will probably move you even more...
At the Nationaltheater with Juan Diego Florez, Joseph Calleja,...
2018 is the year of Boito. The composer has only signed an opera but this Mefistofele is a masterpiece performed in Munich by today’s greatest performers: Erwin Schrott, Joseph Calleja and Carmen Giannattasio. The other production is the incredible Lucrezia Borgia, and includes performance by stage giants: Edita Gruberova and Juan Diego Flórez. A major event!
FEAST OF THE ASCENSION
An opera and two ballets at Mariinsky
The Mariinsky Ballet is a very large classical dance company that remains at the highest level of choreography. This trip offers a perfect opportunity to attend two ballets and an opera, connecting the historic concert hall with the modern concert hall. Guests will appreciate the exceptional performance of the theater troupe in Verdi's Macbeth. On the dance side, Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty is one of the most beautiful ballets of the classical repertoire. The choreography was created in St. Petersburg by Marius Petipa.
Four nights in great venues: Cecilia Bartoli, Daniel Barenboim,...
One cannot resist a stay, especially during the superb Salzburger Festspiele Pfingsten, the Pentecost festival hosted by the vivacious Cecilia Bartoli. Since becoming the artistic director, Cecilia Bartoli has breathed new life to the Festival. Four exceptional evenings are proposed. On the concert side, the great Maestro Daniel Barenboim conducts his Staatskapelle Berlin in a Tchaikovsky and Grieg program.
Two cities, two evenings, two operas: R. Alagna, E. Garanca,...
An exceptional trip combining many attractions. The cultural richness of Vienna and Bratislava is a major reason for this stay, which is complemented by superb opera performances. The cities are separated by 80 km, with a quick trip, you will go from the Wiener Staatsoper to the New National Theater which offers Smetana’s masterpeice. The Bartered Bride is a comedy gem and has great music. In Vienna, lovers of great voices will see Elina Garanca and Roberto Alagna in Samson and Dalila of Saint-Saens. A great moment in perspective...
Music & Opera's Selection of classical Music trips to Athens
Discover Athens' new Opera House, Stavros Niarchos Concert Hall, by attending to an unique performance. You will also attend to a concert or an opera performance at the Megaron Concert Hall or at the antique Odeon Herod Atticus. Also have a guided tour to the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum Choose your date !
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