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Karen Cargill’s season highlights

22 June 2022

Karen Cargill has performed Mahler’s powerfully moving Second Symphony with orchestras throughout Europe and beyond, and on Saturday audiences in Birmingham will be able to hear her sing this remarkable work with the CBSO at the conclusion of their 21/22 season in Symphony Hall. Markus Stenz conducts, making his debut with the orchestra. Recent highlights for Karen include Mahler Symphony...

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MRM artists at the 2019 Summer Festivals

14 June 2019

At the 2019 BBC Proms Markus Stenz conducts BBC NOW in Strauss, Brostroem & Brahms, Sunnyboy Dladla sings Mozart Requiem with BBC NOW with Natalie Stutzman, Hilary Summers sings Beethoven Symphony No.9 with BBC SO under Sakari Oramo, as well as Handel’s Jephtha with Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Richard Egarr, Andrew Tortise sings Bach Cantatas with Solomon’s Knot, and Elizabeth Watts...

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MRM Artists nominated in the 2019 International Opera Awards

8 February 2019

Artistic Director Douglas Boyd continues to take Garsington Opera from strength to strength, reflected in their nomination in the Festival category. The nominees for Best Recording (Complete Opera) include Barrie Kosky’s brilliantly contentious production of  Wagner’s Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg from the Bayreuth festival. Last season Edgaras Montvidas enjoyed great success as Anatol in Glyndebourne’s Vanessa, which is nominated for...

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Markus Stenz to conduct world premiere of Kurtag’s ‘Fin de partie’ for Teatro alla Scala with Hilary Summers making house debut as ‘Nell’

8 October 2018

Conductor Markus Stenz returns to Teatro alla Scala in November for the world premiere of Gyorgy Kurtag’s Fin de partie, a coproduction with Dutch National Opera, directed by Pierre Audi. Contralto Hilary Summers creates the role of Nell, in her La Scala debut. Markus will also lead the Dutch premiere in Amsterdam in March 2019, with Hilary Summers reprising the...

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