Maxine Robertson Manaement



September 2007 - newsletter No 2

MRM Artists
Forthcoming highlights 
 
Roland Böer will conduct David McVicar's new production of Verdi's Don Carlos in Frankfurt on 25 and 28 October.
 
Ingela Bohlin will sing her first Susanna in Gothenburg on November 17, 21, 23 25, 28 November.
 
Karen Cargill will sing her first Rosina Barber of Seville for Scottish opera in Glasgow on 3, 6, 20, 30 October and 1 November. The production will then tour to Aberdeen on 7 and 9 November; Inverness on 14 and 16 November and Edinburgh on 23, 28 November and 1 December. She will also make her debut with the Halle Orchestra in Manchester, conducted by Marc Albrecht, on 11 October singing Brahms Alto Rhapsody.
 
Andrew Foster-Williams will sing Alidoro La Cenerentola for Welsh National Opera in Cardiff on 27 September, 3 , 7, and 12 October with further performances in Southampton on 25 and 27 October; Llandudno on 1 and 3 November; Bristol on 8 and 10 November; Oxford on 15 and 17 November; Birmingham on 22 and 24 November and Swansea on 30 November. 
 
Pär Lindskog sings his first Siegfried Götterdämmerung at the Royal Opera, Stockholm on 15 September, 3 and 8 October.
 
Stephan Loges will give a recital with Roger Vignoles at the Teatro Principal, Santiago di Compostela on 11 September. In October he is with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Thierry Fischer for Haydn's Harmoniemesse and in November will be in Germany for a performance of Handel's Acis and Galatea with the Hamburger Symphoniker.
 
Sally Matthews will sing Haydn's Die Schöpfung with the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Colin Davis in the Barbican, London on 7 October and at the Lincoln Centre, New York on 21 October. She will return to Munich to the Bayerische Staatsoper in November for further performances of the title roles in Cavalli's Calisto on 2, 4 and 7 November and in Unsuk Chin's Alice in Wonderland on 15, 17, 20 and 23 November.
 
Edgaras Montvidas had a very successful opening night in St Gallen with his first Edgardo Lucia di Lammermoor on 7 September. He has further performances on 2 and 27 October and 23 November and this autumn will also sing Rodolfo La Boheme in Vilnius on 4 and 7 October.
 
Mark Padmore will make his debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Sir Simon Rattle in Schumann's Paradies und die Peri on 29 November with a performance in Carnegie Hall, New York on 30 November before two further performances in Philadelphia on 1 and 2 December. He will premiere Sally Beamish Four Songs of Hafez in Leeds on 12 October and, later in the month, will record another piece written for him, Alex Roth's In Time of War.
 
Andrew Tortise will return to Les Arts Florissant in September for a tour of France in a Lully/Charpentier programme with William Christie.
 
Fflur Wyn returns to Opera North for Kaiser's The Fortunes of King Croesus in Leeds on 17, 20 October; Nottingham on 27 October; Leeds on 7 and 10 November ending at the Lowry Centre, Salford on 17 November.
 
Thomas Walker will make his debut for Glyndebourne on Tour singing Malcolm Macbeth at Glyndebourne on 9, 13, 18, 21, 23, 27 October, touring to Woking for performances on 31 October and 3 November; Milton Keynes on 7 and 10 November; Norwich on 14 and 17 November; Plymouth on 21 and 24 November; Stoke-on-Trent on 28 November and 1 December, ending the tour with performances at Sadler's Wells, London on 5 and 8 December.