Recital at the Elbphilharmonie

New on this website: a video with impressions of the recital in the Hamburg Elbphilharmonie on 23 October 2019. Anne Schwanewilms sings Lieder by Claude Debussy and Othmar Schoeck. Piano: Malcolm Martineau

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Anne Schwanewilms hostes opera gala at the Semperoper Dresden

With an annual opera gala, the Semperoper Foundation honours outstanding artistic personalities, talented young artists and ensembles of international renown who belong to or are closely associated with the Semperoper Dresden. Anne Schwanewilms will present the gala on 17 November 2019. This year Jón Vallejo, first soloist of the Semperoper Ballet receives an award. Soloists of the Semperoper opera ensemble will present an aria programme, Omer Meir Wellber has the musical direction.

Guest at the Elbphilharmonie Kulturcafé

On the day before her recital in Hamburg, Anne Schwanewilms will be a guest at the Elbphilharmonie Kulturcafé. With Ulrich von Saurma she talks about the art of song interpretation, Strauss opera roles and her artistic plans.
Elbphilharmonie Kulturcafé am Mönkebergbrunnen, Barkhof 3, 20095 Hamburg.

Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 6 p.m., free entry.

Recital at the Elbphilharmonie

„Recitals are my staging“, says Anne Schwanewilms. „Here I can create something from the beginning, with the simplest means – the voice and the piano.“ On 23 October 2019 she will be a guest at the Elbphilharmonie for the first time. Her programme includes Lieder by Robert Schumann, Othmar Schoeck, Henri Duparc and Claude Debussy. The Scottish pianist Malcom Martineau will accompany her.

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Matinee at the Goethe-Theater Bad Lauchstädt

Lieder by Robert Schumann, Othmar Schoeck, Hugo Wolf and Gustav Mahler are on the programme of the song matinee by Anne Schwanewilms and pianist Daniel Heide. The concert on 15 September 2019 at the Goethe-Theater Bad Lauchstädt starts at 11.00 a.m.

Deutschlandfunk Kultur broadcasts “Frau ohne Schatten” from Berlin

On 7 September 2019 at 7.05 p.m., Deutschlandfunk Kultur will broadcast a recording of the enthusiastically received concert performance of Richard Strauss’ fairytale opera “Die Frau ohne Schatten” with Vladimir Jurowski conducting the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra and Anne Schwanewilms as Empress.

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DVD „Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg“ awarded with OPUS KLASSIK 2019

In 2017 Barrie Kosky’s production of „Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg“ premiered at the Bayreuth Festival with Anne Schwanewilms as Eva. The DVD released the following year has already received numerous nominations and will now be awarded the OPUS KLASSIK 2019. The award ceremony takes place on 13 October 2019 in the Konzerthaus Berlin, ZDF will broadcast the gala at 22:15 the same evening.

Aktuelles Philharmonie

Concert performance of “Die Frau ohne Schatten” in Berlin

As Empress in “Die Frau ohne Schatten” Anne Schwanewilms achieved a big success at the Salzburg Festival and at MET in New York. On September 1, 2019 she sings her signature role in a concert performance of Richard Strauss’ fairy tale opera with the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Vladimir Jurowski has the musical direction, the cast includes Thorsten Kerl (Emperor), Ricarda Merbeth (The Dyer’s Wife) and Thomas J. Meyer (Barak). Performance: 1 September 2019, 6 pm.
Tickets: www.rsb-online.de

Aktuelles Manchester Konzert

Live broadcasting: Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No 2 from Manchester

BBC Radio 3 broadcasts live the performance of Gustav Mahler’s “Resurrection Symphony” from Bridgewater Hall in Manchester. Anne Schwanewilms and Alice Coote are the two soloists, Sir Mark Elder has the musical direction of the Hallé Orchestra. The concert starts at 19:30 British time.

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Konzert Toulouse

Strauss concert in Toulouse

On 11 May 2019, Anne Schwanewilms will give a guest performance with the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse. Under the musical direction of Josep Pons, the orchestra plays a double Strauss programme: Johann Strauss’ waltz “An der schönen blauen Donau” is followed by Richard Strauss’ “Four Last Songs” and the symphonic poem “Thus Spoke Zarathustra“. The concert takes place in the Halle aux Grains, the former cereals market has been home to the orchestra since 1974 and is one of the most fascinating concert halls in Europe.

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