Festival of Polish Music Announces 20th Anniversary Season

Details of the Festival of Polish Music’s 20th anniversary season have been announced. For the purposes of this article only opera and classical vocal events are included. First up, sopranos Agnieszka Budzińska-Bennett, Lorenza Donadini, Hanna Järveläinen, and Grace Newcombe present “SILESIA: Music from Silesian sources of the 14th and 15th centuries,” with the ensemble Peregrina. Performance Date: July 13, 2024 {…}

Torsten Kerl, Camilla Nylund & Kate Aldrich Highlight Broadcast of ‘Rienzi’ From Deutsche Oper Berlin

(Credit: Deutsche Oper Berlin / Bettina Stöß) The Deutsche Oper Berlin has announced that it will broadcast the production of Wagner’s rarely performed “Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen.” The production of Philipp Stölzl premiered at the Berlin’s largest opera house on January 24, 2010. The cast includes soprano Camilla Nylund as Irene, mezzo-soprano Kate Aldrich in the role of Adriano, {…}