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Tri Sestri at the Wiener Staatsoper

Tri Sestri at the Wiener Staatsoper

Péter Eötvös’ Tri Sestri Receives Raucous Premiere at the Wiener Staatsoper The applause and screams at the premiere were raucously frenetic – and while the hysteria seemed a bit exaggerated, an energetically positive reception was completely justified. READ MORE

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Bolcolm’s McTeague in Linz

Bolcolm’s McTeague in Linz

Bolcolm’s McTeague enjoys a gilded European première in Linz Bolcom’s McTeague, a two-act opera based on the 1899 novel McTeague: A Story of San Francisco by Frank Norris, is warmly received at its European première with the Landtheater Linz. READ MORE

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Dreigroschenoper at Theater an der Wien

Dreigroschenoper at Theater an der Wien

A shark with shiny teeth: Dreigroschenoper at Theater an der Wien Requiring trained opera singers to focus primarily on acting and asking actors to sing in a renowned opera house puts everyone out of their comfort zone, which is not necessarily a bad thing. READ MORE

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Peter Grimes at Theater an der Wien

Peter Grimes at Theater an der Wien

Forceful Peter Grimes a must-see at Theater an der Wien Though certainly not the most heartwarming of tales this Christmas season, this is a production one shouldn’t miss. READ MORE

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Macbeth at the Vienna Staatsoper

Macbeth at the Vienna Staatsoper

Christian Räth’s Macbeth enjoys a bloody première at the Vienna Staatsoper Bravo to the Haus am Ring for a bloody good night of music, drama and beauty – an excellent first première of the season. READ MORE

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Merry Widow: Raimondi at the Volksoper

Merry Widow: Raimondi at the Volksoper

A Quietly Merry Widow: Ildikó Raimondi at the Volksoper Marco Arturo Marelli’s extravagant art deco production is one of the most successful productions available at the Volksoper. It’s an appropriate and lighthearted choice to celebrate 25 years of Ildikó Raimondi. READ MORE  

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Hindemith’s Cardillac at the Staatsoper

Hindemith’s Cardillac at the Staatsoper

Sin City meets silent film: Hindemith’s Cardillac at the Staatsoper Wien Cardillac has a spooky, sinister fascination that both intrigues and horrifies and which is quite successfully expressed in this striking production by Sven-Eric Bechtolf. READ MORE  

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Milhaud’s La mère coupable at TAW

Milhaud’s La mère coupable at TAW

A tangled knot: Milhaud’s La mère coupable at Theater an der Wien I have no objection per se with naked women bathing in blood, masturbating to crucifixes or being flagellated by priests in confessional booths, but only if it somehow aids understanding of the story READ MORE

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Le nozze di Figaro at Theater an der Wien

Le nozze di Figaro at Theater an der Wien

Comedy in the madhouse: A risky twist on Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro at Theater an der Wien “Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse. It’s a bum’s life,” stated the late, great Marlon Brando. Felix Breisach took this idea to heart when staging his modernized

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Chanda VanderHart – pianist, chamber musician, art song accompanist, vocal coach.

In 2015, Chanda celebrates 15 years living in Vienna, Austria, the music capital of Europe where she has been acquiring a solid musical education, worked with world-class musicians and singers and developed exciting music related projects.

 

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