ANDREA SANGUINETI

Acclaimed by critics and audiences and praised by experts as a ‚genius‘, Andrea Sanguineti is one of the most promising conductors of his generation.

Andrea Sanguineti will be in 2018/19 part of opera productions such as La Bohème at the Theater Essen, Carmen at the Tiroler Landestheater Innsbruck and Lucia di Lammermoor at the Opera Graz. He performed alongside internationally renowned soloists such as Annette Dasch, Lena Belkina or Franco Farina.

UPCOMING
Oper Köln / Gala Concert
May 24, 2019

Kissinger Sommer / Orfeo ed Euridice 
July 6, 2019

 

LENA BELKINA

“Rossini would have been thrilled by Lena“ , „fulminant, brilliant, beautiful voice”, “a touching mezzo”….these are only some of the press reviews about the sought-after mezzo soprano Lena Belkina.

The 2018/19 season will see Lena perform in productions like Alcina at the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden or Katja Kabanova at the Teatro San Carlo (alongside Sergey Kovnir). Lena‘s successful career is characterised by the cooperation with important conductors/artists such as José Carreras, Marco Armiliato, Adam Fischer, Andrea Sanguineti or Riccardo Muti.

UPCOMING
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London / Bauci e Filemone / Ian Page
May 29 + May 31, 2019

ALEKSANDRA SZMYD

Already a star in her home country Poland, Aleksandra Szmyd is eager to make a name for herself in the rest of the world.

The young soprano already gained experience by performing at renowned venues such as the Wiener Konzerthaus or the Musikverein Graz. Her speciality are works by Mozart, Händel, Haydn and Donizetti. This current season sees her embarking on a concert tour with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra in China, as well as making her debut at the Wiener Kammeroper as Paquette in Candide.

UPCOMING
Warszawska Opera Kameralna / Die Zauberflöte / Marcin Sompolinski
June 13 – June 16, 2019

TOBIAS GREENHALGH

A young, exciting talent, baritone Tobias Greenhalgh is highly requested by important opera and concert houses worldwide.

Tobias’ highlights in the 2018/19 season will be performances in Don Giovanni, a Liederabend in Poland, as well as his debut in Don Pasquale in Montpellier, France. He sang at the Carnegie Hall, the Bolshoi Theatre and the Theater an der Wien, amongst others.

UPCOMING
Boston Lyric Opera / Pagliacci / David Angus
September 27 – October 6, 2019

AMADI LAGHA

An emerging tenor, specializing in the classic Verismo, Puccini and Verdi repertoire, Amadi Lagha is keen to prove his talent beyond his two home countries, Italy and France, where he’s already being regularly invited to perform.

The tenor’s engagements for the 2018/19 season include Turandot in Beijing, Toulon and Savolinna (with M° Alberto Veronesi), as well as Carmen at the iconic Arena di Verona. Amadi performed in major theatres in Italy (Teatro Petruzzelli Bari, Teatro Regio di Parma, Teatro Lirico Cagliari,…) and France (Opera de Toulon, Theatre du Capitole de Toulouse,…), as well as abroad (NCPA Beijing, Palau de Les Arts Valencia, Shanghai Opera House,..).

UPCOMING
National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing / Turandot / Lu Jia
June 20 – June 23, 2019

LÉONIE RENAUD

An acclaimed performer of the French repertoire, and also a highly requested concert singer, Leonie Renaud’s star is consistently rising.

Léonie Renaud will be seen in 2018/19 in operas such as Offenbach’s La Belle Helene and Berlioz’s Orphee et Euridyce. She has benefited from the experience of artists such as Bernard Haitink, David Zinman, Noemi Nadelmann or Patricia Petibon, and also performed in Canada, China or Austria.

UPCOMING
Bregenzer Festspiele / Rigoletto / Enrique Mazzola
July 17 – August 18, 2019

Bregenzer Festspiele / Don Quichotte / Antonino Fogliani
July 18 – July 29, 2019

MARKUS BUTTER

One of the most versatile bass-baritones of our time.

Highlights of the artists‘ 2018/19 season will be his debut at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden as Gunter in Götterdämmerung and a concert performance at the Konzerthaus Vienna. Markus worked with legendary conductors such as Sir Antonio Pappano, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Herbert Blomstedt, Semyon Bychkov or Zubin Mehta.

UPCOMING
Theater an der Wien / Rusalka / David Afkham
September 19 – September 30, 2019

CLAUDIO VANDELLI APPOINTED NEW CHIEF CONDUCTOR OF THE WÜRTH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA FROM JANUARY 2020

Claudio Vandelli will be holding the position of the Chief Conductor of the Würth Philharmonic Orchestra from January 2020 on. The orchestra, founded in 2017, gains an experienced and highly musical personality with the Italian Maestro. Already from 2019 he will be active as the orchestra’s Artistic Consultant.

UPCOMING
Concert with Olga Peretyatko, Ildar Abdrazakov and Dmitry Korchak / Würth Künzelsau Open Air
June 28, 2019