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Elīna Performs Verdi’s Requiem in Baden-Baden

On April 14 and 20, Elīna Garanča performs in Giuseppe Verdi’s famous Messa di Requiem at Festspielhaus Baden-Baden. The Latvian mezzo-soprano is joined by soprano Vittoria Yeo, tenor Francesco Meli, and baritone Ildar Abdrazakov. Conductor Riccardo Muti leads the Berliner Philharmoniker and the Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks.

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Elīna Garanča Returns to the Wiener Staatsoper in Cavalleria Rusticana

This March, Elīna Garanča returns to Vienna to sing Santuzza in the Wiener Staatsoper double-bill of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci, directed by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle. The Latvian mezzo-soprano stars in Cavalleria Rusticana opposite Yonghoon Lee (Turiddu) and Paolo Rumetz (Alfio). Giacomo Sagripanti conducts.

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Recital at Wigmore Hall and Upcoming Concerts

On February 17, Elīna performs a recital of art songs at Wigmore Hall alongside frequent collaborator, pianist Malcolm Martineau. The program includes selections from Schumann’s Myrthen, as well as Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder and Mahler’s Rückert Lieder.

Later, on February 25, the Latvian mezzo-soprano joins conductor Ion Marin in with the Hungarian State Opera Orchestra at Erkel Theater in Budapest.

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Book Release: Zwischen den Welten: Mein Weg auf die großen Opernbühnen

On February 21, Ecowin releases a new edition of Elīna Garanča’s memoirs, Zwischen den Welten: Mein Weg auf die großen Opernbühnen for audiences in Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.

In the book, Elīna writes about her personal life and her extraordinary career, describing her great successes in the world’s leading opera houses and examining the difficult balance of the personal and professional.

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