Programme overview 2014

Opening Royal Theatre
10. - 13. July 2014

Il viaggio a Reims, gala performance
Il viaggio a Reims is the most funniest opera, with the biggest character cast one can think of. This will be also the first time that this opera will be recorded for CDs, completely uncut..
› première: thursday, 10.07. 2014
› second performance: saturday, 12.07.2014

Hommage á Adolphe Nourrit
A tribute concert in two parts with arias and scenes written for Adolphe Nourrit by various composers like Rossini, Meyerbeer, Niedermayer, Auber and others, sung by Michael Spyres, and conducted by David Parry.
› part 1: friday, 11. 07. 2014
› part 2: sunday, 13. 07. 2014

26. Belcanto Opera Festival 17. - 27. July 2014

Operas

Il viaggio - The journey to Reims
Rossini’s opera Il viaggio a Reims can also be seen as an ironic comment on the coronation of Karl X., the last and not at all successful king of the House of Bourbon, and is hence an European opera par excellence.
› première: thursday, 17.07.2014 
› second performance: thursday, 24.07.2014 
› thirt performance: saturday, 26.07.2014

Adelaide di Borgogna
This is Rossini's only “german” opera, written for Rome after the successes of Barbiere and Cenerentola. The rarely performed opera is staged by Primo Petris and conducted by italian Rossini specialist Luciano Acocella.
› première: saturday, 19.07.2014 
› second performance: wednesday, 23.07.2014
› thirt performance: friday, 25.07.2014

Tebaldo e Isolina
Francesco Morlacchi's romantic melodrama Tebaldo e Isolina on a Libretto from Gaetano Rossini (Venice 1822) was seen by the critics as the complement of Rossini’s Zelmira.
› sunday, 27.07.2014

Konzerte & mehr

Baroque trompets concert from the university of music from Karlsruhe
› saturday, 21.07.2014

Ordo Virtutum and Sufi - dancers
› saturday, 28.06.2014

Chopin-Zyklus VII with Eugéne Mursky
› sunday, 06.07.2014

Rossini & Co. Duettos and Ensembles
› sunday, 13.07.2014
› saturday, 26.07.2014

Rossini & Co Operatic scenes
› saturday, 19.07.2014
› friday, 25.07.2014

Partrait Adriana Hölszky
› friday, 18.07.2014

German Rossini Society Jubilee concert
› sunday, 20.07.2014

Duo Lösch-Bähr
› tuesday, 22.07.2014