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Date :25 novembre 2015Durée :3h 10minGenre :MusiqueAuteur :Salvatore Cammarano , d’après Sir Walter Scott Compositeur :Gaetano Donizetti Metteur en scène :Stefano MAzzonis di Pralafera Chef d'orchestre :Jesús Lopez Cobos Orchestre :Orchestre de l’Opéra Royal de Wallonie Costumes :Fernand Ruiz Lumière :Franco Marri Décors :Jean-Guy Lecat Choeur :Choeurs de l’Opéra Royal de Wallonie Acteurs (+rôles) :Lucia: Annick Massis / Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood: Celso Albelo / Lord Enrico Ashton: Ivan Thirion / Raimondo: Roberto Tagliavini / http://culturebox.francetvinfo.fr/live/musique/opera/lucia-di-lammermoor-de-donizetti-opera-royal-de-wallonie-230595
CURRENTLY AVAILABLE 

End June 17, 2015 (still available as of Oct. 3)
  • Philippe BOESMANS (1936 - )
    • AU MONDE (2014)
      • La Monnaie, Brussels world premiere production by Joel Pommerat with Patricia Petitbon, Charlotte Hellekent and Stephane Degout conducted by Patrick Davin (La Monnaie).
Ends December 29, 2015
  • Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756 - 1791)
    • DIE ZAUBERFLOTE (1791)
      • Armel Festival production by Róbert Alföldi conducted by Sándor Gyüdi from the Théâtre Nationale (Szeged, Hungary) (arte.tv)
Ends Dec. 30, 2015
  • Gaetano DONIZETTI (1797–1848)
       
    • L'ASSEDIO DI CALAIS (1836)
      • Armel Festival production by James Conway conducted by Jeremy Silver from the English Touring Opera (London) (arte.tv)
  • Giacomo PUCCINI  (1858 - 1924)   
    • TOSCA (1900)
      • Opéra Royal de Wallonie Claire Servais production with Barbara Haveman, Marc Laho and Ruggero Raimondi conducted by Paolo Arrivabeni (Culturebox).
January 1, 2016 thru July 1, 2016 -----------------------------------------------
  • Georg Friedrich HANDEL (1756 - 1791)
    • ALCINA (1782)
      • Aix en Provence festival Katie Mitchell production with Patricia Petibon, Anna Prohaska and Philippe Jaroussky conducted by Andrea Marcon (the Opera Platform).
Ends January 1, 2016
  • Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756 - 1791)
    • LE NOZZE DI FIGARO (1786)
      • Armel Festival production by Péter Novak conducted by Zsolt Jankó from the Cluj-Napoca Hungarian Opera (arte.tv)
  • Nuit des Rois - Jordi Savall à la Chapelle Royale: Les Chants Spirituels au temps de Louis XIV Jordi Savall conducts Le Concert des Nations and La Capella Reial de Catalunya in performances of "Te Deum" (ca. 1690) by Marc Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704) and "De profundis" (1720) by Michel-Richard de Lalande (1657-1726) (Culturebox).
  • Nuit des Rois - Jordi Savall à la Galerie des Glaces: Music from Rameau's LES BOREADES Jordi Savall conducts Le Concert des Nations and La Capella Reial de Catalunya (Culturebox).
Ends January 2, 2016
  • Annelies Van Parys (1975 - )
    • PRIVATE VIEW (2014)
      • Armel Festival production by Tom Creed conducted by Étienne Siebens from Muziektheater Transparant (Anvers, Belgium) (arte.tv)
Ends January 6, 2016
  • George BIZET (1838 – 1875)
Ends January 9, 2016
  • Jonathan DOVE (1959 - )
    • LE MONSTRE DU LABYRINTHE (2015)
  • Georg Friedrich HANDEL (1756 - 1791)
    • ALCINA (1782)
      • Aix en Provence festival Katie Mitchell production with Patricia Petibon, Anna Prohaska and Philippe Jaroussky conducted by Andrea Marcon (the Opera Platform).
Ends January 10, 2016
  • Ana SOKOLOVIC (1975 - )
    • SVADBA (201)
      • Armel Festival a capella work production by Ted Huffman et Zack Winokur conducted by Dáirine Ní Mheadhra (arte.tv)
Ends January 13, 2016
  • Benjamin BRITTEN (1913 – 1976)
    • MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM (1960)
      • Aix-en-Provence Robert Carsen production with choreography by Matthew Bourne and the Orchestre de l'Opéra national de Lyon conducted by Kazushi Ono (Culturebox).
Ends January 28, 2016
  • Leo JANACEK (1913 – 1976)
    • KATYA KABANOVA (1960)
      • Bouffes du Nord - Kelly Olson and Elena Gabouri with Martin Surot on piano (Culturebox).
Ends February 5. 2016
  • Giuseppe VERDI (1913 – 1976)
    • IL TROVATORE (1960)
      • Chorégies d’Orange Hui He, Marie-Nicole Lemieux, Roberto Alagna and George Petean conducted by (Culturebox).
 Ends February 18, 2016
  • Sergei RACHMANINOV (1873 - 1943)
    • ALEKO (1892)
Ends February 24. 2016
  • Benjamin BRITTEN
    • DEATH IN VENICE
      • Teatro Real, Madrid 2014 Willy Decker production with John Daszak, Duncan Rock and Anthony Roth Costanzo conducted by Alejo Pérez (culturebox).
Ends March 11, 2016
  • Giacomo PUCCINI (1858 - 1924)
  • Franco FAGIOLI: "La Voix-Soleil", an evening of arias and music by Handel with the Bâle Chamber Orchestra from the Festival d'Ambronay 2014 on the 300th anniversary of the birth of Louis 14, the Sun King (Culturebox).
Ends March 16, 2016
  • George Frideric HANDEL (1685 - 1759)
    • THEODORA (1750)
      • Théâtre des Champs-Elysées Stephen Langridge production with Katherine Watson, Stéphanie d'Oustrac et Philippe Jaroussky conducted by William Christie (arte.tv).
Ends March 18, 2016
  • Hector BERLIOZ (1803-1869)
    • LES TROYENS (1858)
      • Hambourg Staatsoper Michael Thalheimer production with Catherine Naglestad, Elena Zhidkova and Torsten Kerl conducted by Kent Nagano (arte.tv).
March 19, 2016 ONLY
  • Giuseppe VERDI (1813 – 1901)
    • UN BALLO IN MASCHERA (1859)
      • Bayerischer Staatsoper, Munich new production by Johannes Erath with Anja Harteros, Piotr Beczala and Simon Keenlyside conducted by Zubin Mehta (Bayerischer Staatsoper).
Ends March 26, 2016
  • Giuseppe VERDI  (1813 - 1901)
    • REQUIEM (1874)
      • Oslo Philharmonic: Serena Farnocchia, soprano; Julia Gertseva, mezzosopranp; Michael Fabiano, tenor; and Michele Pertusi, bass conducted by Jukka-Pekka Saraste.
Ends March 28, 2016
  • Giuseppe VERDI  (1813 - 1901)   
    • RIGOLETTO (1851)
      • Opéra Royal de Wallonie Stefano Mazzonis di Pralafera production with Desiree Rancatore. Gianluca Terranova and Leo Nucci conducted by Renato Palumbo (Culturebox).
Ends March 28, 2016
  • Henri SAUGUET (1901 - 1989)
Ends April 2, 2016
  • Thomas ADES (1971 - )
Ends April 9, 2016
  • Richard WAGNER (1813 - 1883)   
    • TRISTAN UND ISOLDE - Prelude / Act II (1865)
      • Chicago Symphony Linda Watson, Michelle DeYoung, Stefan Vinke and John Relyea conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen (CSO Sounds & Stories)
Ends April 21, 2016
  • Giuseppe VERDI (1813 - 1901)
    • AIDA (1871)
      • Teatro Regio Torino William Friedkin production with Gianandrea Noseda conducting Kristin Lewis, Marco Berti and Mark S. Doss (the Opera Platform).
Ends April 22, 2016
  • Jean Phillippe RAMEAU (1683 - 1764)
    • DARDANUS (1739)
Ends May 6, 2016
  • Dutch National Opera Gala Robert Carsen directs a surprise programme that draws on the rich history of Dutch National Opera. Marc Albrecht conduct Eva Maria Westbroek, Violeta Urmana, Luca Pisaroni and others. Tan Dun will conducts the European premiere of his latest work PASSACAGLIA: SECRET OF WINDS AND BIRDS. Krzysztof Pastor, resident choreographer with Dutch National Ballet, creates a new work to Puccini’s CRISANTEMI (The Opera Platform)
Ends May 16, 2016
  • Paul DUKAS (1865 - 1935)
    • ARIANE ET BARBEBLEU (1907)
Ends May 18, 2016
  • Stanisław MONIUSZKO (1819 – 1872)
    • STRASZNY DWÓR (The Haunted Manor) (1864)
July 31, 2016 ONLY
  • Fromental HALEVY ( 1799 – 1862)
    • LA JUIVE (1835)
      • Bayerischer Staatsoper, Munich new production by Calixto Bieito with Kristine Opolais, Roberto Alagna, John Osborn and Aleksandra Kurzak conducted by Bertrand de Billy (Bayerischer Staatsoper).
Ends June 28, 2016
  • Antonio VIVALDI (1678 – 1741)
    • JUDITHA TRIUMPHANS (1717)
      • Teatro La Fenice production by Elena Barbalich conducted by Alessandro De Marchi (culturebox).
July 31, 2016 ONLY
  • Richard WAGNER (1813 – 1883)
    • DIE MEISTERSINGER VON NURNBERG (1868)
      • Bayerischer Staatsoper, Munich new production by David Bösch with Wolfgang Koch, Christof Fischesser, Jonas Kaufmann, Sara Jakubiak conducted by Kirill Petrenko (Bayerischer Staatsoper).
Ends October 23, 2016
  • Gioacchino ROSSINI (1792 - 1868)
    • BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA (1816)
      • Opéra Royal de Wallonie production by Stefano Mazzonis di Pralafera with Jodie Devos, Gustavo de Gennaro and Lionel Lhote conducted by Guy van Waas (culturebox).
Ends October 30, 2016
  • Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756 - 1791)
    • DIE ZAUBERFLOTE (The Magic Flute; 1791)
      • Teatro La Fenice Damiano Michieletto production conducted by Antonello Manacorda (Culturebox)
Ends January 2, 2017
  • Johannes BRAHMS (1833 – 1897)
    • GERMAN REQUIEM (1868)
      • Festival de Saint-Denis Daniele Gatti conducts Orchestre National de France with soloists Annette Dasch and Peter Mattei (arte.tv).
Ends April 19, 2017
Ends April 29, 2017
  • Benjamin BRITTEN (1913 – 1976)
    • WAR REQUIEM (1962)
      • Chicago Symphony with Tatiana Poplavskaya, John Mark Ainsley, Matthias Goerne conducted by Charles Dutoit (BBC radio 3)
Ends July 31, 2017
Ends October 31, 2017
  • Giacomo PUCCINI (1858 - 1924)
    • GIANNI SCHICCHI (1918)
      • Opera de Lyon David Pountney production Ivana Rusko, Saimir Pirgu and Werner Van Mechelen conducted by Gaetano d'Espinosa (The Opera Platform)
Ends January 23, 2018
  • RICHARD TUCKER OPERA GALA 2014 w/Richard Tucker Award winner Michael Fabiano, Ildar Abdrazakov, Elena Bocherova, Joseph Calleja, Joyce El-Khoury, Ingeborg Gillebo, Zeljko Lucic, Angela Meade and Pretty Yende. (PBS Great Performances)
Ends May 28, 2018
  • Jerome KERN (1885 – 1945)
    • SHOW BOAT  (1927)
      • New York Philharmonic semi-staged concert with Vanessa Williams, Julian Ovenden, Lauren Worsham, Norm Lewis, Jane Alexander and Fred Willard conducted by Ted Sperling (Live from Lincoln Center)
Ends October 16, 2018
  • Andris Nelson's Premiere Concert with the Boston Symphony Orchestra: soprano Kristine Opolais, and tenor Jonas Kaufmann sing selections from LOHENGRIN, TRISTAN UND ISOLDE, CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, MADAMA BUTTERFLY MANON LESCAUT, and LA BOHEME. Concert also includes Overture to TANNHAUSER, Intermezzo from CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA and Respighi's Pines of Rome (PBS Great Performances)
Ends March 26, 2026
UPCOMING 

February 5 thru unknown end date
February 12 thru August 11, 2016
  • George BIZET (1838 - 1875)
    • CARMEN (1875)
February 26 thru unknown end date
March 1 thru 21, 2016
  • Florian Leopold GASSMANN (1729–1774)
    • OPERA SERIA (1832)
April 12 thru May 2, 2016
  • Hector BERLIOZ (1803 - 1869)
    • BEATRICE ET BENEDICT (1862)
May 24 thru June 13, 2016
  • Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART (1756 – 1791)
    • MITRIDATE, RE DI PONTO (1770)
July 5 thru 25, 2016
  • Mark GREY (1803 - 1869)
    • FRANKENSTEIN (2016)
      • Teatro de Monnaie, Brussels production by Àlex Ollé (La Fura dels Baus) with Sasha Cook, Malena Ernman and Scott Hendricks conducted by Leo Hussain (de Monnaie).



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Vasily Ladyuk (baritone) Yekaterina Syurina (soprano) Yaroslav Abaimov (tenor) Dmitry Orlov (bass) Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra of Russia Grand Choir “Masters of Choral Singing” Conductor – Laurent Campellone (France) Program: Bizet "Les pêcheurs de perles" – the opera in concert performance http://meloman.ru/concert/bize-iskateli-zhemchuga/#webcast
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week of October 24

Claude DEBUSSY
PELLEAS ET MELISANDE
Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI

Georg Fridiric HANDEL
THEODORA
Théâtre des Champs-Elysées

Jerome KERN
SHOW BOAT
New York Philharmonic

Giacomo PUCCINI
GIANNI SCHICCHI
Opera de Lyon

Gioacchino ROSSINI
BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
Opéra Royal de Wallonie

Measha Brueggergosman
Orchestre de la Francophonie
performing Wagner

Marie-Nicole Lemieux
I Musici de Montréal
Berlioz, Faure, Ravel & Saint-Saens

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week of October 10

Jacques OFFENBACH
LA BELLE HELENE
Théâtre du Châtelet

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week of October 3

Gaetano DONIZETTI
L'ELISIR D'AMORE
Teatro de Monnaie, Brussels

Henri SAGUET:
LES CAPRICES DE MARIANNE
Grand Opera d'Avignon

Sandrine PIAU, soprano:
w/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Vivaldi, Handel and Mozart

Thomas ADES
POWDER HER FACE
Teatro de Monnaie, Brussels

http://www.rai.tv/dl/RaiTV/programmi/media/ContentItem-0ba6ed46-5569-4c84-a187-b501f0f265f6.html
Jake HEGGIE
   MOBY DICK
  • San Francisco 2012 featuring Patrick Summers conducting Jay Hunter Morris, Stephen Costello (PBS Grest Performances site).
Giacomo MEYERBEER
     Meyerbeer and His Time
  • Orchestra and Chorus of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia with soprano Diana Damrau singing arias from Il Crociato in Egitto, Robert le Diable, Dinorah and Les Huguenots. Program also includes music by Rossini, Wagner, Berlioz, and Meyerbeer conducted by Antonio Pappano (PappanoInWeb).

Vicente Martín y SOLER
  L'ARBORE DI DIANA
Pyotr Ilich TCHAIKOVSKY
  QUEEN OF SPADES
Giuseppe VERDI (1813 – 1901)
  LUISA MILLER (1849)
  • Verbier Festival condensed concert version with Sonya Yoncheva, Daniela Barcellona, Piotr Beczala, Simone Piazzola, Ildar Abdrazakov conducted by Gianandrea Noseda. Program also includes Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances (medici.tv).
Soprano Measha Brueggergosman:
  • with Orchestre de la Francophonie conducted by Jean-Philippe Tremblay performing Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder and "Allmaecht'ge Jungfrau" from TANNHAUSER. Program also includes Beethoven's Symphony #4 and a world premiere by Alexandre David (medici.tv).
Contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux:
  • Verbier Festival with I Musici de Montréal conducted by Jean-Marie Zeitouni performing music of Berlioz, Faure, Ravel and Saint-Saens (medici.tv).
Tenor Mark Padmore:
  • Verbier Festival with pianist James Baillieu performing music of Purcell, Tippett and Schubert (medici.tv).
XV International Tchaikovsky Competition:
Tenor JUAN DIEGO FLOREZ
  • Salzburg Festival Tenor Florez sings Leoncavallo, Tosti, Rossini, Donizetti, Duparc and Gounod conducted by Vincenzo Scalera (medici.tv).
Masterclasses w/Joye DIDONATO at Carnegie Hall w/Alison King soprano; Narea Son soprano ; Kayleigh Decker mezzo-soprano and Gerard Schneider tenor (medici.tv)
Gala concert of prize-winners of the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition

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