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Tristan und Isolde © Bettina Stöß (2014)
Berlin

Musical riches at Deutsche Oper's Tristan und Isolde

By , 23 September 2018
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Stuart Skelton (Florestan) and Ricarda Merbeth (Leonore) © Brescia & Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Milan

No protests required: Deborah Warner's Fidelio returns to La Scala

By , 21 June 2018
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Michael Kupfer-Radecky (Don Pizarro), Ricarda Merbeth (Leonore) and Stephen Gould (Florestan) © Masahiko Terashi | New National Theatre, Tokyo
Tokyo

Cynicism reigns in Katharina Wagner’s Fidelio in Tokyo

By , 20 May 2018
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Stephen Gould (Tristan), Ricarda Merbeth (Isolde) © DNO 2018
Amsterdam

Tristan und Isolde smoulders at Dutch National Opera

By , 18 January 2018
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Ricarda Merbeth and Stuart Skelton © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 9: Refined beauty in Beethoven's Fidelio

By , 21 July 2017
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Elena Pankratova (Barak the Dyer's Wife) © Wilfried Hösl
Munich

Fairy Music: Petrenko conducts a revelatory Frau ohne Schatten in Munich

By , 02 July 2017
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Stefan Vinke (Siegfried) and Evelyn Herlitzius (Brünnhilde) © Bettina Stöß
Berlin

End of the tunnel: final outing for Götz Friedrich's Ring at Deutsche Oper

By , 09 April 2017
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Tannhäuser at Deutsche Oper © Bettina Stöss
Berlin

An inconsistent Tannhäuser at Deutsche Oper Berlin

By , 12 February 2017
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Ricarda Merbeth (Elsa) and Stefan Vinke (Lohengrin) © Wiener Staatsoper | Michael Pöhn
Vienna

Andreas Homoki’s Lohengrin in Lederhosen lacks mystique in Vienna

By , 05 September 2016
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Michael Volle (Wozzeck) and Ricarda Merbeth (Marie) © Marco Brescia & Rudy Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Milan

An expressionistic Wozzeck: Jürgen Flimm's old classic closes the season at La Scala

By , 06 November 2015
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Ricarda Merbeth (Senta) and Samuel Youn (Dutchman) © Bayreuther Festspiele | Enrico Nawrath
Bayreuth

Uncontroversial Flying Dutchman serves as light relief at Bayreuth

By , 31 July 2015
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Anna Larsson as Klyämnestra, Nina Stemme as Elektra © Wiener Staatsoper / Michael Pöhn
Vienna

Astonishing Elektra with Nina Stemme in Vienna

By , 01 April 2015
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Elena Pankratova (The Dyer's Wife) © Wilfried Hösl
Munich

The music is the star of the Bavarian State Opera's surreal Die Frau ohne Schatten

By , 20 December 2014
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Philippe Jordan © Johannes Ifkovits
Vienna

Jordan debuts as musical director of the Symphoniker with odd Schubert and Janáček pairing

By , 02 October 2014
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Samuel Youn (Holländer) and Ricarda Merbeth (Senta) © Bayreuth Festival | Enrico Nawrath
Bayreuth

Christian Thielemann leads Bayreuth Orchestra "like a precision machine" in The Flying Dutchman

By , 08 August 2014
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Franz Welser-Möst © Roger Mastroianni
New York City

'Vienna: City of Dreams' opens with VPO in Beethoven and Schoenberg

By , 25 February 2014
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©  Paola dal Prato
Milan

Chailly and La Verdi exhilarate with Mahler 8

By , 23 November 2013
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Atilla Kiss-B. (Albert Gregor), Ricarda Merbeth (Emilia Marty) et Jochen Schmeckenbecher (Dr Kolenat © Opéra national de Paris / Mirco Magliocca
Paris

An intriguing affair: Janáček at the Paris Opéra de Bastille

By , 16 September 2013
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Michael Laurenz, Kresimir Strazanac, Elena Mosuc, Reinhard Mayr, Reinaldo Macias and Matrin Zysset &
Zürich

Ariadne in Zurich

By , 12 February 2012
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Philippe Jordan,  ©  Johannes Ifkovits
Vienna

Vienna’s other New Year’s concert

By , 01 January 2012
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Riccardo Chailly © Prisca Ketterer | Lucerne Festival
Lucerne

Überwältigende Klangmassen und lyrische Zartheit bei der Eröffnung des Lucerne Festival

By , 13 August 2016
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Bo Skovhus (Lear) © Elisa Haberer / Opéra national de Paris
Paris

Lear transfiguré par Bo Skovhus au Palais Garnier

By , 29 May 2016
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La soprano Ricarda Merberth © Mirko Joerg Kellner
Madrid

La OCNE se reafirma con un sólido Holandés errante

By , 15 January 2016
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Iréne Theorin (Elektra) und Waltraud Meier (Klytämnestra) © Wilfried Hösl | Bayerische Staatsoper
Munich

Musik + Theater = Musiktheater?
Herbert Wernickes Elektra an der Bayerischen Staatsoper

By , 14 May 2015
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