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Composer: Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835)

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Year of birth1801
Year of death1835
NationalityItaly
PeriodRomantic
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HoustonNorma

Norma
Bellini: Norma
Patrick Summers; Kevin Newbury; Houston Grand Opera; David Korins; Jessica Jahn; Liudmyla Monastyrska; Jamie Barton

RabatNorma

Norma
Bellini: Norma
Colin Attard; Enrico Castiglione; Malta Philharmonic Orchestra

BarcelonaOlga Peretyatko

Olga Peretyatko
Schubert, Verdi, Glinka, Mozart, Donizetti, Bellini
Olga Peretyatko; Giulio Zappa

RotterdamJubilee concert

Handel, Mozart, Boccherini, Bellini, Rossini, Respighi
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra; Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Joyce DiDonato

MilanIl pirataNew Production

Il pirata
Bellini: Il pirata
Riccardo Frizza; Christof Loy; Teatro alla Scala; Raimund Orfeo Voigt; Ursula Renzenbrink; Sonya Yoncheva; TBC
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Maybe it’s make-believe: a curious Norma in Oslo

Hrachuhí Bassénz (Norma) © Erik Berg
The first staging of Bellini's Norma in Oslo in over a century is unfortunately hampered by an irritating production, yet some glorious singing does much to rescue the show.
**111
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A mighty second cast for Met’s Norma revival

Jamie Barton (Adalgisa) and Angela Meade (Norma) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
The winter revival of the Met’s opening night Norma brought a new conductor and new stars in the main two female roles.
****1
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The Met opens its season with a fine new Norma

Sondra Radvanovsky (Norma) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
Sondra Radvanovsky scores a rousing success in the taxing title role of Bellini's masterpiece in New York.
****1
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Wrong rep sinks opera evening at the Concertgebouw

Aleksandar Marković © Vladimir Miloradovic
Mismatching between programme and performers resulted in a disappointing evening of operatic all-time favourites.
**111
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Bellini's Il pirata docks at Caramoor

Angela Meade © Gabe Palacio
Under Will Crutchfield’s direction the festival has focused on the rediscovery of forgotten 19th-century Italian works and celebrates the legacy of the bel canto era. 
***11
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