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 51-year-old. Already from 2019 he will be active as the orchestra’s Artistic Consultant.

Zaryadye Hall, Moscow / Concert with Ildar Abdrazakov
March 19, 2019

ALEXANDRA YANGEL NAMED AS ONE OF THE WINNERS OF THE 1ST VIENNA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC COMPETITION! A performance at the famous Musikverein is just around the corner – March 9, 2019!

Already a member of the Vienna State Opera and a graduate of the famous Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow, the Russian mezzosoprano is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to the repertoire by composers of her home country, as well as Rossini, Mozart and Händel. She has worked with people like Guido Mancusi, Simone Young, Susanne Mälkki, and perfected her craft under Vesselina Kassarova and Evgeni Nesterenko.


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.

Opera Graz / Lucia di Lammermoor
March 23 – May 10, 2019


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.

Opéra National de Montpellier / Don Pasquale / Michele Spotti
February 20 – March 26, 2019


Already a star in her home country of 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. Furthermore, she is also passionate about operetta and musicals, having sung roles like Hanna Glawari (Die Lustige Witwe), Grizabella (Cats), Christine Daaé (Phantom of the Opera) or Adele (Fledermaus).

Wiener Kammeroper / Candide / Benjamin Bayl
April 30 – May 20, 2019


“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.

Theater an der Wien / The Maid of Orleans / Direction: Lotte de Beer/ Conductor: Oksana Lyniv
March 16 – March 27, 2019


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.

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


A favourite of the legendary Galina Vishnevskaya, Alexey Sayapin is cited as one of the most promising and talented voices of the past years. 

The Russian tenor’s 2018/19 season includes Roméo et Juliette and La Traviata in Aachen. He performed alongside renowned orchestras such as the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, and could be seen at many prestigious music festivals around the world.

Theater Aachen / La Traviata / Justus Thorau
September 26, 2018 – March 3, 2019

Theater Aachen / Roméo et Juliette / Christopher Ward
December 9, 2018 – April 22, 2019