Handel: Messiah

Monday 23 December 2019 – 8:30pm – Philharmonie de Paris – Grande salle Pierre Boulez MORE INFO AND BOOKING Le Concert SpirituelHervé Niquet, directionKarina Gauvin, sopranoSonia Prina, mezzo-sopranoRupert Charlesworth, ténorBOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆ , basseFrédéric Pineau, chef de...

FAURÉ: PÉNÉLOPE [NEW PRODUCTION] (EUMÉE)

1, 6, 11, 15 Dec 2019; 11, 17, 23 Jan 2020Oper Frankfurt – Opernhaus, Frankfurt MORE INFO AND BOOKING In French, and surtitled in German, English Conductor: Joana MallwitzDirector:Corinna TetzelPénélope: Paula MurrihyUlysse: Eric LaporteEuryclée: Joanna Krasuska-MotulewiczEUMÉE: BOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆAntinous:Peter MarshEurymaque: Sebastian GeyerLéodès: Ralf SimonCtésippe: Dietrich VollePisandre: Danylo MatviienkoCléone: Nina TarandekMélantho: Kirsten MacKinnonAlkandre: Angela VallonePhylo: Julia MoormanLydie: Monika...

PUCCINI: MANON LESCAUT
[NEW PRODUCTION]
(THE SARGEANT)

6, 10, 13, 18, 25, 27 Oct; 2, 9, 15, 23 Nov 2019 Oper Frankfurt – Opernhaus, Frankfurt MORE INFO AND BOOKING In Italian, and surtitled in German, English Conductor: Takeshi Moriuchi Director: Àlex Ollé (La Fura dels Baus) Manon Lescaut: Asmik Grigorian Lescaut: Iurii Samoilov Chevalier Renato des Grieux: Joshua Guerrero Geronte de Ravoir: Donato Di Stefano Edmondo: Michael Porter The Landlord: Magnús Baldvinsson The Musician: Bianca Andrew The Lamplighter: Santiago Sánchez THE SARGEANT: BOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆ Captain: Anatolii...

Handel: Radamisto (FARASMANE)

25 Aug; 1, 5, 14 Sep; 29 Dec 2019; 4, 12, 18 Jan 2020 Oper Frankfurt – Opernhaus, Frankfurt MORE INFO AND BOOKING In Italian, and surtitled in German, English Conductor: Simone Di Felice Director: Tilmann Köhler Revival rehearsed by: Benjamin Cortez Radamisto: Dmitry Egorov Zenobia: Zanda Švēde Polissena: Jenny Carlstedt Tiridate: Kihwan Sim Tigrane: Kateryna Kasper Fraarte: Vince Yi FARASMANE: BOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆ Frankfurter Opern- und...

BERLIOZ: THE DAMNATION OF FAUST

Wednesday 26 June – 7.30pm – Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK Edward Gardner – Conductor Anna Stéphany – Marguerite Saimir Pirgu – Faust Joshua Bloom – Méphistophélès BOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆ – Brander CBSO Children’s Chorus CBSO Chorus CBSO Youth Chorus What would you trade for your wildest dreams? Young Faust makes the deadliest possible bargain – but he has one hell of a time finding out the price. Berlioz’s The Damnation of Faust caused a scandal in 1846, and it’s still one of romantic music’s most fabulously sinful treats. Join Edward Gardner and an all-star cast for a night when the Devil really does have all the best tunes.  Sung in French with English surtitles. There will be one interval, after Part 2. CBSO+ 6.15pm: Members of the CBSO Chorus talk about preparing and performing Berlioz’s dramatic masterpiece The Damnation of Faust. MORE INFORMATION AND...

JS BACH: ST JOHN PASSION (GERMAN)

Saturday 20th July 2019 – 6:00pm – Chichester Cathedral, UK Performed as part of the Southern Cathedrals Festival  2019 The choirs of Chichester, Salisbury and Winchester Cathedrals Florilegium Charles Harrison Conductor Charles Harrison Conductor Mark Wilde EvangelistRobert Rice ChristusRuth Provost SopranoTim Morgan AltoTom Robson TenorBOŽIDAR SMILJANIĆ Pilate and Bass For more information click...