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Apr 24, 27, 29

Opernhaus, Zürich

Luisa Miller
Verdi, Luisa Miller
Riccardo Frizza, Conductor
Damiano Michieletto, Director
Paolo Fantin, Set Designer
Carla Teti, Costume Designer
Leo Nucci, Miller
Maria Agresta, Luisa
Matthew Polenzani, Rodolfo
Mika Kares, Count Walter
Judith Schmid, Federica, Duchess of Ostheim
Wenwei Zhang, Wurm
Hamida Kristoffersen, Laura
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Apr 25

Opernhaus, Zürich

Ronja Räubertochter
Ronja Räubertochter
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Carrie-Ann Matheson, Conductor
Marie-Ève Signeyrole, Director
Fabien Teigné, Set Designer
Yashi, Costume Designer
Philharmonia Zürich
Zusatzchor der Oper Zürich
Kids event
Wed 25 Apr at 20:00

Theatre 11, Zürich

Nederlands Dans Theater 2: I knew then*
I new then (Johan Inger)
Short Cut (Hans van Manen)
Mutual Comfort (Edward Clug)
Sh-boom! (Sol León, Paul Lightfoot)
Nederlands Dans Theater 2
Apr 26, 29 mat, May 02, 05, 09, 12

Opernhaus, Zürich

Diana Damrau (Maria Stuarda) and Serena Farnocchia (Elisabetta) © Monika Rittershaus
Maria Stuarda
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Donizetti, Maria Stuarda
Enrique Mazzola, Conductor
David Alden, Director
Gideon Davey, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Serena Farnocchia, Elisabetta
Diana Damrau, Maria Stuarda
Pavol Breslik, Earl of Leicester
Nicolas Testé, Talbot
Hamida Kristoffersen, Anna
Andrzej Filonczyk, Cecil
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Fri 27 Apr at 19:30

MAAG MusicHall, Zürich

Magnum Opus 4
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Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Apr 28, May 06 mat, eve, 10, 13, 21 mat, 23, Jun 01

Opernhaus, Zürich

Faust
Faust
World première
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Faust (Edward Clug)
Mikhail Agrest, Conductor
Marko Japelj, Set Designer
Leo Kulaš, Costume Designer
Sat 28 Apr at 19:30

Schauspielhaus, Zürich

© Marco Borggreve
ZKO im Pfauen: Maurice Steger
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Brescianello, Sinfonia F-Dur op. 1 Nr. 5
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 3 in G major, BWV1048
Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 2 in E major, BWV1053
Bach, Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt - Cantata, BWV18
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 4 in G major, BWV1049
Maurice Steger, Recorder
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Tue 1 May at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Liederabend: Sonya Yoncheva
Liederabend: Sonya Yoncheva
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Sonya Yoncheva, Soprano
Antoine Palloc, Piano
May 04, 11, 26

Opernhaus, Zürich

Wei Chen in Leon and Lightfoot's Speak for Yourself © Gregory Batardon
Emergence
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Emergence (Crystal Pite)
Speak for Yourself (Sol León, Paul Lightfoot)
May 05, 06

MAAG MusicHall, Zürich

Orchestral Magic 6
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Smetana, Má vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)
Martinů, Cello Concerto no. 1
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Krzysztof Urbański, Conductor
May 05, 08, 13 mat, 16, 18

Theater Winterthur, Zürich

La finta giardiniera
La finta giardiniera
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Mozart, La finta giardiniera
Gianluca Capuano, Conductor
Tatjana Gürbaca, Director
Henrik Ahr, Set Designer
Barbara Drosihn, Costume Designer
Musikkollegium Winterthur
Sun 6 May at 11:00, 14:00 and 16:00

ZKO Haus, Zürich

© artischock.net
Purzel-Konzert «Der Grüffelo» Kinder von 3-5 Jahren
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Thomas Douglas, Narrator
Musicians from the Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Kids event
Tue 8 May at 18:00

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
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Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 3 in D major "Polish", Op.25
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Tue 8 May at 20:00

ZKO Haus, Zürich

© Margaret Malandruccolo/DG
Director’s Cut #4
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Daniel Hope, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
May 10 mat, 13 mat, 18, 21, 24, 29

Opernhaus, Zürich

Werther
Massenet, Werther
Lorenzo Viotti, Conductor
Tatjana Gürbaca, Director
Klaus Grünberg, Set Designer
Silke Willrett, Costume Designer
Piotr Beczała, Werther
Margarita Gritskova, Charlotte
Rebeca Olvera, Sophie
Andrei Bondarenko, Albert
Cheyne Davidson, Le Bailli
Martin Zysset, Schmidt
Yuriy Tsiple, Johann
Philharmonia Zürich
Kinderchor der Oper Zürich
Tue 15 May at 20:00

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

© Marco Borggreve
Vesselina Kasarova & Daniel Hope
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Bartók, Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 68
Traditional, Bulgarische Volkslieder, arrangiert für Mezzosopran und Streichorchester
Mozart, Mitridate, re di Ponto, K87 (K74a): Gia dagli occhi
Mozart, Mitridate re di Ponto K 87: Venga pur minacci e frema
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
Vesselina Kasarova, Mezzo-soprano
Daniel Hope, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Wed 16 May at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Orchestral Magic 7
Honegger, Rugby
Britten, Piano Concerto, Op.13
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Lionel Bringuier, Conductor
May 19, 25, 31, Jun 03 mat

Opernhaus, Zürich

Turandot
Puccini, Turandot
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Giancarlo del Monaco, Director
Peter Sykora, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Martina Serafin, Turandot
Aleksandrs Antonenko, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Guanqun Yu, Liù
Wenwei Zhang, Timur
Martin Zysset, Emperor Altoum
Yuriy Yurchuk, Ping
Spencer Lang, Pang
Iain Milne, Pong
Ildo Song, Mandarin
Philharmonia Zürich
Zusatzchor der Oper Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Mon 21 May at 19:00

Opernhaus: Studiobühne, Zürich

Opera Nova / Fabio Luisi
Opera Nova / Fabio Luisi
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Battistelli, Il y a un firmament
Castiglioni, Risognanze
Nono, Incontri
Maderna, Giardino religioso
Scelsi, Violin Concerto "Anahit"
Ensemble Opera Nova
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Wed 23 May at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Welcome Back 2
Ligeti, Concert Românesc
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Brahms, Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11
Lisa Batiashvili, Violin
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
May 27, 30, Jun 02, 07, 10, 13, 17 mat, 20, 28

Opernhaus, Zürich

La forza del destino
La forza del destino
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Verdi, La forza del destino
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Andreas Homoki, Director
Hartmut Meyer, Set Designer
Mechthild Seipel, Costume Designer
Hibla Gerzmava, Leonora
George Petean, Don Carlo
Yonghoon Lee, Don Alvaro
Christof Fischesser, Padre Guardiano, Marquis of Calatrava
J'Nai Bridges, Preziosilla
Ruben Drole, Fra Melitone
Jamez McCorkle, Trabuco
Liliana Nikiteanu, Curra
Stanislav Vorobyov, Alcalde
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Sun 27 May at 17:00

Kirche St Peter, Zürich

Chiaroscuro Quartet
Bach, Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue), BWV1080
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 2 in G major, Op.18 no.2
Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 1 in E flat major, Op.12
Chiaroscuro Quartet
Alina Ibragimova, Violin
Pablo Hernán Benedí, Violin
Emilie Hörnlund, Viola
Claire Thirion, Cello
Mon 28 May at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Liederabend: Mauro Peter
Liederabend: Mauro Peter
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Mauro Peter, Tenor
Helmut Deutsch, Piano
Tue 29 May at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

© MG de Saint Venant
Piotr Anderszewski
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Haydn, Symphony no. 86 in D major
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 12 in A, K414 (K385p)
Schreker, Intermezzo for string orchestra, Op.8
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 17 in G major, K453
Piotr Anderszewski, Piano
Willi Zimmermann, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Sun 3 Jun at 11:00, 14:00 and 16:00

ZKO Haus, Zürich

© Sven Nordqvist, Verlag Friedrich Oetinger
Krabbel-Konzert «Findus zieht um» Kinder von 1-3 Jahren
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Renata Blum, Narrator
Musicians from the Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Kids event
Jun 03, 08, 09, 12, 15, 17, 23

Opernhaus, Zürich

Swan Lake (Schwanensee)
Swan Lake (Schwanensee)
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Swan Lake (Marius Petipa, Lev Ivanov, Alexei Ratmansky)
Pavel Baleff, Conductor
Jérôme Kaplan, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Philharmonia Zürich
Thu 7 Jun at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Welcome Back 3
Strauss R., Don Quixote, Op.35
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, Op.40
Yuja Wang, Piano
Thomas Grossenbacher, Cello
Michel Rouilly, Viola
Lionel Bringuier, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

© Gregory Batardon
Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
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Strauss R., Don Quixote, Op.35
Strauss R., Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op.40
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Philippe Jordan, Conductor
Gautier Capuçon, Cello
Jun 10 mat, 16, 19, 22, 26, 29

Opernhaus, Zürich

Das Land des Lächelns
Das Land des Lächelns
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Lehár, The Land of Smiles (Das Land des Lächelns), operetta
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Andreas Homoki, Director
Wolfgang Gussmann, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Piotr Beczała, Prince Sou-Chong
Julia Kleiter, Lisa
Rebeca Olvera, Mi
Spencer Lang, Gustav
Cheyne Davidson, Tschang
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Wed 13 Jun at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

© Holger Hage
Mendelssohn, String Symphony no. 9 in C major "Swiss"
Chopin, Andante spianato et Grande Polonaise brillante, Op.22
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Willi Zimmermann, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Jun 19, 20, 21, 22

Opernhaus: Studiobühne, Zürich

Young Choreographers
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Tue 19 Jun at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

© Nicolas Zonvi
Vivaldi Reloaded mit Daniel Hope
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Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op.8 no. 2, RV 315 "L'estate" (Summer)
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony, Op.110 bis
Richter, The Four Seasons Recomposed
Daniel Hope, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Jun 20, 21

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Welcome Back 4
Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Schumann, Symphony no. 2 in C major, Op.61
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Bernard Haitink, Conductor
Thu 21 Jun at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Liederabend: Elena Moşuc
Liederabend: Elena Moşuc
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Works by Enescu
Works by Chausson
Works by Debussy
Works by Fauré
Works by Verdi
Elena Moşuc, Soprano
Enrico Maria Cacciari, Piano
Jun 24, 27, 30, Jul 03, 05, 08 mat, 12

Opernhaus, Zürich

L'incoronazione di Poppea
L'incoronazione di Poppea
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Monteverdi, L'incoronazione di Poppea, SV 308
Ottavio Dantone, Conductor
Calixto Bieito, Director
Rebecca Ringst, Set Designer
Ingo Krügler, Costume Designer
Jake Arditti, Amore
Valer Sabadus, Nerone
Hamida Kristoffersen, La Virtù
Stéphanie d'Oustrac, Ottavia
Julie Fuchs, Poppea
Emiliano Gonzalez Toro, Arnalta
Thobela Ntshanyana, Lucano
Omer Kobiljak, Liberto
Deanna Breiwick, Drusilla
Nahuel di Pierro, Seneca
Delphine Galou, Ottone
Manuel Nuñez Camelino, Nutrice
Florie Valiquette, La Fortuna
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich
Jun 27, 28, 29

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Welcome Back 5
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Julia Fischer, Violin
Herbert Blomstedt, Conductor
Jul 01, 04, 07, 10, 14

Opernhaus, Zürich

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Eun Sun Kim, Conductor
Matthias Hartmann, Director
Volker Hintermeier, Set Designer
Su Bühler, Costume Designer
Varduhi Abrahamyan, Carmen
Dmytro Popov, Don José
Levente Molnár, Escamillo
Guanqun Yu, Micaëla
TBC, Zuniga
Yuriy Tsiple, Moralès
Sen Guo, Frasquita
Irène Friedli, Mercédès
Dmytro Kalmuchyn, Le Dancaïre
Jamez McCorkle, Le Remendado
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Mon 2 Jul at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Scarlatti
Caldara, La morte d'Abel
Porpora, Salve Regina
Scarlatti, Stabat Mater
Ottavio Dantone, Conductor
Ana Quintans, Soprano
Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Contralto
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich
Thu 5 Jul at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Happy Birthday Zukerman
Happy Birthday Zukerman
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Vivaldi, Concerto for violin and cello in B flat major, RV 547
Elgar, Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20
Pleyel, Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, Ben112
Offenbach, Les Larmes de Jacqueline, Op.76 no.2
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Pinchas Zukerman, Violin
Amanda Forsyth, Cello
Daniel Hope, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Jul 06, 08, 11, 13, 15

Opernhaus, Zürich

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
David Hermann, Director
Christof Hetzer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ailyn Pérez, Violetta Valéry
Benjamin Bernheim, Alfredo Germont
Quinn Kelsey, Giorgio Germont
Deniz Uzun, Flora Bervoix
Iain Milne, Gastone de Letorières
Cheyne Davidson, Baron Douphol
Adriana Gonzalez, Annina
Valeriy Murga, Marquis d'Obigny
Ildo Song, Dr Grenvil
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Mon 9 Jul at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Gala Concert: International Opera Studio
Gala Concert: International Opera Studio
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Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Carrie-Ann Matheson, Conductor
Sun 15 Jul at 11:15

Opernhaus, Zürich

Mendelssohn's Elijah
Mendelssohn's Elijah
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Mendelssohn, Elijah, Op.70
Fabio Luisi, Conductor
Christof Fischesser, Bass
Golda Schultz, Soprano
Mihoko Fujimura, Mezzo-soprano
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Sep 22 mat, eve, 23 mat, 26 mat, 29 mat, mat, 30 mat, Oct 03 mat, Dec 01 mat, 02 mat, mat, 05 mat, 12 mat, 15 mat, mat, 16 mat, mat, 19 mat, 22 mat, 23 mat, 2019 Jan 12 mat, mat, 13 mat, mat, 16 mat

Opernhaus: Studiobühne, Zürich

Konrad oder das Kind aus der Konservenbüchse
Konrad oder das Kind aus der Konservenbüchse
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Näther, Konrad oder das Kind aus der Konservenbüchse
Ann-Katrin Stöcker, Conductor
Claudia Blersch, Director
Elisa Alessi, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Irène Friedli, Berta Bartolotti
Katharina Peetz, Berta Bartolotti
Valeriy Murga, Egon / Frau Rusika
Flurin Caduff, Egon / Frau Rusika
Hamida Kristoffersen, Kitti Rusika
Sinead O'Kelly, Kitti Rusika
Instrumental Ensemble des Opernhauses Zürich
Kids event
Sep 22 mat, 2019 Mar 03

Opernhaus, Zürich

Häuptling Abendwind
Häuptling Abendwind
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Offenbach, Evening Breeze, or the Horrible Feast
Thomas Barthel, Conductor
Rüdiger Burbach, Director
Anja Furthmann, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Katharina von Bock, Abendwind die Sanfte
Fabienne Hadorn, Biberhuhn die Heftige
Stefan Lahr, Jim McLair
Alina Adamski, Atala
Katharina Peetz, Ho-Gu
Bogusław Bidziński, Arthur
Instrumental Ensemble des Opernhauses Zürich
Sep 23, 26, Oct 02, 09, 12, 17, 20, 23

Opernhaus, Zürich

Die Gezeichneten (The Branded)
Die Gezeichneten (The Branded)
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Schreker, Die Gezeichneten (The Branded)
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Giedré Slekyté, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Rufus Didwiszus, Set Designer
Klaus Bruns, Costume Designer
John Daszak, Alviano Salvago
Christopher Purves, Duke Antoniotto Adorno, Capitaneo di Giustizia
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Count Vitelozzo Tamare
Albert Pesendorfer, Lodovico Nardi
Catherine Naglestad, Carlotta Nardi
TBC, Guidobald Usodimare
Iain Milne, Menaldo Negroni
Oliver Widmer, Michelotto Cibo
Cheyne Davidson, Gonsalvo Fieschi
Ildo Song, Julian Pinelli
Ruben Drole, Paolo Calvi
Natalia Tanasii, Ginevra Scotti
Judith Schmid, Martuccia
Zurich Opera Chorus
Philharmonia Zürich
Mon 24 Sep at 19:00

Opernhaus, Zürich

Song recital: Anna Stéphany
Song recital: Anna Stéphany
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Anna Stéphany, Mezzo-soprano
Sholto Kynoch, Piano
Sep 25, 28, 30 mat, Oct 04

Opernhaus, Zürich

La verità in cimento, RV 739
La verità in cimento, RV 739
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Vivaldi, La verità in cimento, RV 739
Ottavio Dantone, Conductor
Jan Philipp Gloger, Director
Ben Baur, Set Designer
Karin Jud, Costume Designer
Julie Fuchs, Rosane
Liliana Nikiteanu, Rustena
Christophe Dumaux, Melindo
Delphine Galou, Damira
Deniz Uzun, Zelim
Richard Croft, Sultan Mamud
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich
Sep 27, 30, Oct 07 mat, 14, 19

Opernhaus, Zürich

Macbeth
Verdi, Macbeth
Francesco Lanzillotta, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Klaus Grünberg, Set Designer
Klaus Bruns, Costume Designer
Markus Brück, Macbeth
Tatiana Serjan, Lady Macbeth
Wenwei Zhang, Banquo
David Junghoon Kim, Macduff
Leonardo Sánchez, Malcolm
Philharmonia Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Sep 29, Oct 05, 07, 11, 14 mat

Opernhaus, Zürich

La bohème
Puccini, La bohème
Speranza Scappucci, Conductor
Ole Anders Tandberg, Director
Erlend Birkeland, Set Designer
Maria Geber, Costume Designer
Benjamin Bernheim, Rodolfo
Guanqun Yu, Mimì
Yuriy Yurchuk, Marcello
Georgia Jarman, Musetta
Huw Montague Rendall, Schaunard
Stanislav Vorobyov, Colline
Pavel Daniluk, Benoît
Valeriy Murga, Alcindoro
Tae-Jin Park, Parpignol
Zurich Opera Chorus
Zusatzchor der Oper Zürich
Philharmonia Zürich
Oct 13, 18, 21 mat, 27, Nov 01, 02, 10, 19, 23, Dec 02

Opernhaus, Zürich

Winterreise
Winterreise
World Première
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Winterreise (Christian Spuck)
Emilio Pomàrico, Conductor
Rufus Didwiszus, Set Designer
Emma Ryott, Costume Designer
Michael Küster, Dramaturgy
Zurich Junior Ballet
Philharmonia Zürich
Mauro Peter, Tenor