Red Ribbon Celebration Concert
June 3, 5, 2015 Milan
Lucia di Lammermoor / Lucia
April 23, 2015
Diana Damrau regrets to announce that she has withdrawn from her upcoming performances with harpist Xavier de Maistre due to bronchitis. The concerts in Madrid (Apr 23), Hannover (Apr 26), and Genève (Apr 28) are cancelled but the Genève performance will be rescheduled, with a replacement date announced in the near future.
April 17, 2015
Following her Bel Canto Concert appearances, Diana reunites with acclaimed harpist and frequent collaborator Xavier de Maistre for a Recital Tour throughout Europe. Their tour takes them to three of the continent’s most beautiful venues, with a program featuring much-loved works by Strauss, Liszt, Smetana, and Dvořák. First up is an appearance at the Grand Théâtre de Genève on April 23. On April 26 they perform at Hannover’s Großer Sendesaal Im Ndr, and they end the tour with a recital at the Teatro de la Zarzuela in Madrid on April 28.
The duo can also be heard performing the music of Debussy on the album Nuit D’etoiles, available for purchase via Amazon.
April 16, 2015
Diana Damrau returns to London’s Royal Opera next season, in the title role of Donizetti’s electrifying tragedy Lucia di Lammermoor. This new staging, directed by Katie Mitchell and designed by Vicki Mortimer, is a co-production with the Lyric Opera of Chicago and Greek National Opera. It will be a highlight of the company’s upcoming season, receiving a live broadcast into cinemas worldwide on April 25.
Performances take place April 7, 11, 14, 16, 19, 22 & 25, and feature a spectacular cast, including Charles Castronovo as Edgardo and Ludovic Tézier as Enrico, with Daniel Oren leading the Royal Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
Label: Erato | Album Website International Release: April 28, 2015 Diana Damrau, Piotr Beczala, Nicolas Testé Orchestra Teatro Regio Torino, Gianandrea Noseda Order online: Amazon.com
Label: Erato | Album Website International Release: November 21, 2014 Diana Damrau, Joseph Calleja, Ludovic Tézier, Nicolas Testé, Jesús López Cobos, Münchener Opernchor & Orchester Order online: Amazon.de
Label: Analekta | Album Website International Release: September 16, 2014 Orchestre Symphonique De Montreal, Kent Nagano & Diana Damrau Order online: iTunes