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Performer: Peter Lobert

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MunichWozzeck

Wozzeck
Berg: Wozzeck
Hartmut Haenchen; Andreas Kriegenburg; Bavarian State Opera; Harald Thor; Andrea Schraad; Christian Gerhaher; Gun-Brit Barkmin

MunichLa bohème

La bohème
Puccini: La bohème
Daniele Callegari; Otto Schenk; Bavarian State Opera; Rudolf Heinrich; Wookyung Kim; Selene Zanetti

MunichDie Zauberflöte

Die Zauberflöte
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Asher Fisch; August Everding; Bavarian State Opera; Helmut Lehberger; Jürgen Rose; Mika Kares; Pavol Breslik

MunichDie schweigsame Frau (The Silent Woman)

Die schweigsame Frau (The Silent Woman)
Strauss R.: Die schweigsame Frau (The Silent Woman)
Pedro Halffter; Barrie Kosky; Bavarian State Opera; Esther Bialas; Franz Hawlata; Susanne Resmark

MunichLa bohème

La bohème
Puccini: La bohème
Andrea Battistoni; Otto Schenk; Bavarian State Opera; Rudolf Heinrich; Benjamin Bernheim; Ermonela Jaho
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Michael Volle leaps in for Munich's Meistersinger

Markus Eiche (Beckmesser) © Wilfried Hösl (2016)
Michael Volle and Klaus Florian Vogt demonstrate that they are indeed master singers in Munich, despite adversity, in a revival of David Bösch's contemporary production.
****1
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House arrested: Janáček's last opera in Munich

Bo Skovhus (Šiškov) and Chorus © Wilfried Hösl
The profusion of images and ideas in Frank Castorf's Bavarian Staatsoper production of From the House of the Dead threatens to rob Janáček's opera of its humanity.
***11
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A Rosenkavalier of masterly élan

Peter Rose and Adrienne Pieczonka © Stefan Cohen
Kirill Petrenko’s second night at Carnegie Hall packed a punch as the orchestra of the Bayerische Staatsoper delved deep into Strauss’ score, supporting an impressive cast of singers.
****1
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A commedia del Kosky staging in Munich

Tara Erraught (Carlotta), Brenda Rae (Aminta) and Pavol Breslik (Henry Morosus) © Wilfried Hösl
Barrie Kosky’s clever direction enlivens a Strauss rarity at the Bayerische Staatsoper but the minimalist stage setting sinks HMS Schweigsame Frau.
***11
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Testé, Spyres and Pudova stand out in Hoffmann

Olga Pudova (Olympia) © Wilfried Hösl
Offenbach's vivid setting of E.T.A. Hoffmann's fantastic tales gets an enjoyable outing, with Spyres, Testé and Pudova the undoubted stars of the show.
***11
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