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Dec 25, 2010

New York's Rinat Shaham to sing New Year's Eve Gala at Sydney Opera House

New York's own Mezzo-Soprano: Rinat Shaham is in Sydney to sing ten performances of Carmen for Opera Australia. (Details)



On New Year's Eve she and others will sing excerpts from Rossini - Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Boheme, Turandot, Traviata, Tosca and Carmen with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra conducted by Andrew Greene, followed by the famous fireworks amidst the truly amazing scenery of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.

Artists to include:
  • Teddy Tahu Rhodes, baritone
  • Emma Matthews, soprano
  • Jacqueline Mabardi, soprano
  • Dominica Matthews, mezzo-soprano
  • Julian Gavin, tenor
  • James Egglestone, tenor
  • Andrew Jones, baritone

There will also be a free semi-staged performance of Carmen under the stars in Sydney:
Saturday 29th January at 8pm: Opera in the Domain

Watch Shaham sing Mozart in this delightful performance from Cosi fan tutte
( recorded in Paris 2008 )


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7 comments:

Anonymous said...

Oh she's wONderful!
We're going to opening night

Jane North said...

Can't wait to hear her sing Carmen.
I went to her Cosi a couple of years ago in France, she is a true musician

Eric Matthews said...

Have been watching all her youtube stuff, finally get to hear her sing live. Very exciting

Gustav Schmidt said...

She's a genius. I will see her in Salzburg with Sir Simon Rattle next year. Enjoy her Australia!

click here said...

I have been listening to her Cherubino (Covent Garden)
it's sublime. (click )
Hope to hear her sing more Mozart !

Kelly said...

Just watched her interview from Canada somewhere

clip said...

I found an old clip of Shaham in Recital, singing Castanluovo-Tedesco. Jeepers ... so beautiful

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuiN0uZwrqQ&feature=related