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Performer: Günther Groissböck

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MadridDie WalküreNew production

Die Walküre
Wagner: Die Walküre
Pablo Heras-Casado; Robert Carsen; Teatro Real; Patrick Kinmonth; Stuart Skelton; Christopher Ventris

BarcelonaLohengrin

© Harald Hoffmann
Wagner: Lohengrin
Josep Pons; Katharina Wagner; Gran Teatre del Liceu; Marc Löhrer; Thomas Kaiser; Klaus Florian Vogt; Evelyn Herlitzius

BostonTristan und Isolde, Act 3

Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Andris Nelsons; Emily Magee; Jonas Kaufmann; Günther Groissböck; Kostas Smoriginas

New York CityBoston Symphony Orchestra: Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, Act III (concert performance)

Wagner: Tristan and Isolde: Act III
Andris Nelsons; Emily Magee; Jonas Kaufmann; Kostas Smoriginas; Boston Symphony Orchestra

ViennaFidelio

Beethoven: Fidelio
Ádám Fischer; Otto Schenk; Vienna State Opera; Günther Schneider-Siemssen; Leo Bei; Andreas Schager; Tomasz Konieczny
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Camilla Nylund makes impressive Met debut in Rosenkavalier revival

Camilla Nylund (Marschallin) © Karen Almond | Met Opera
The Met revives Robert Carsen's updated production of Der Rosenkavalier with a strong cast led by Camilla Nylund.  Sir Simon Rattle led the Met Orchestra in an inspired and detailed reading of the score.
*****
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A luxuriant Tristan und Isolde Act 2 from Noseda and the NSO

Stephen Gould (Tristan) and Christine Goerke (Isolde) © Scott Suchman

Wagner’s Liebestod-laden second act proves the ideal opera snapshot in Washington DC. 

****1
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Uwe Eric Laufenberg’s Bayreuth take on Parsifal

Elena Panktratova (Kundry) and Andreas Schager (Parsifal) © Bayreuther Festspiele | Enrico Nawrath
Despite its enigmatic details, Bayreuth's Parsifal reaches a cathartic climax. 
****1
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Kosky’s Meistersinger conquers Bayreuth again

Klaus Florian Vogt (Walther) and Michael Volle (Hans Sachs) © Bayreuther Festspiele | Enrico Nawrath
Kosky’s production manages to maintain all hallmarks of a 16th-century fairy tale, while juxtaposing them with questions of deep human, political and artistic problems. Regietheater at its best.
*****
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The assault on Valhalla begins: Das Rheingold at ROH

Lauren Fagan, Angela Simkin, Christina Bock, Johannes Martin Kränzle © ROH 2018 | Bill Cooper
Antonio Pappano and the Royal Opera Orchestra get the Ring cycle off to a blazing start; unusually, it's Lise Davidsen and the female cast who take the vocal honours.
***11
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