Jonas Kaufmann Cancels New Years Eve Concert

(Credit: ROH / CATHERINE ASHMORE)

Jonas Kaufmann has canceled his New Years Eve concert in Moscow.

The concert was scheduled with the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia at the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatoire. Speranza Scappucci was scheduled to conduct the concert.

As a result, the concert will be postponed for another date.

Kaufmann is still slated to kick off the New Year with a concert tour through Japan before heading to the United States for concerts in Los Angeles and New York. He is also slated to tour Wolf’s Italienisches Liederbuch around Europe before heading back to the opera stage for Giordano’s “Andrea Chenier” alongside Sondra Radvanovsky at the Gran Theatre Liceu. He also sings the Second Act of “Tristan und Isolde” with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and opens a new production of “Parsifal” at the Bayerische Staatsoper.

 

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FRANCISCO SALAZAR, (Publisher) worked as a reporter for Latin Post where he has had the privilege of interviewing numerous opera stars including Anita Rachvelshvili and Ailyn Perez. He also worked as an entertainment reporter where he covered the New York and Tribeca Film Festivals and interviewed many celebrities such as Antonio Banderas, Edgar Ramirez and Benedict Cumberbatch. He currently freelances for Remezcla. He holds a Masters in Media Management from the New School and a Bachelor's in Film Production and Italian studies from Hofstra University.

1 Comment on "Jonas Kaufmann Cancels New Years Eve Concert"

  1. Der Fliegende Amerikaner | December 30, 2017 at 1:26 pm | Reply

    So this is the second New Year’s Eve 2017 performance that he’s cancelling. He was scheduled to perform in tomorrow’s new production permiere of Tosca at the Met.

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