February 26, 2013

Rossini Otello in Paris April 2014

Here are the dates for the Rossini's Otello in Paris at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées:

April 7, 9, 11, 13, 15 and 17, 2014.

Jean-Christophe Spinosi will conduct his orchestra, the Ensemble Matheus for the revival of the Zurich production of Caurier- Leiser.

In the cast also John Osborn as Otello, Edgardo Rocha as Rodrigo and Barry Banks as Iago.

Tickets should be on sale from March 25.

February 25, 2013

New programme in November with Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Gluck

Cecilia will do a tour in November/may be December with Kammerorchester Basel with music of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Gluck.
 I just heard on 22 November in Amsterdam. This is about the Prague concert:

February 14, 2013

Le Comte Ory (Vienna): Cecilia is ill!!!

Due to a virus infection Cecilia cannot perform on February 16 th, 18 th and 20th. The role of Comtesse Adèle will be sung by Pretty Yende:

I am so sorry for all of you who have tickets for these performances. Let's hope that Cecilia will be able to perform at the following dates.

February 10, 2013

Bartoli at the Met (1996 – 1998)

The Met's Opera on demand now has 4 operas with Cecilia

  • Le nozze di Figaro
  • La Cenerentola
  • Così fan tutte (x2)
Have a nice viewing!

February 4, 2013

Ordering tickets for Alcina in Zurich, January 2014

I sent an email to www.opernhaus.ch to ask when the ticket sale starts for Alcina in January 2014. They answered that it is  8 JUNE  and that it is best to call them then. They don't take written orders till then. Or ordering online from that date.


Mezzo TV channel will repeat Cecilia's New Year's Eve concert in Berlin

Tomorrow, 5 February, at 11.00 AM, Mezzo will repeat the Berlin concert, with Cecilia's singing 4 Händel arias. Also on 23 February. see www.mezzo.tv
So now I can record it myself and send DVDs to whoever would like.

vanderveldenton at yahoo.com