2017

Los Angeles Master Chorale
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles
Bethoven Missa Solemnis (bass soloist)
with Raquel González (soprano), Allyson McHardy (mezzo soprano), Arnold Livingston Geis (tenor)
Grant Gershon, conductor
Performances: Jan 21m, 22
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Biwako Hall Center for the Performing Arts
Shiga, Japan
Wagner Das Rheingold (Wotan)
with TBA
Michael Hampe, director
Performance: March 6
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Glyndebourne Festival
East Sussex, England
London Symphony Orchesra
WORLD PREMIERE
Brett Dean Hamlet (Claudius)
with Allan Clayton (Hamlet), Sarah Connolly (Gertrude), Barbara Hannigan (Ophelia), Kim Begley (Polonius), John Tomlinson (Ghost of Old Hamlet)
Matthew Jocelyn, librettist
Neil Armfield , director
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor
8 Performances: June 11 -July 6
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Opera Buffs
Los Angeles
Colburn School
Zipper Hall
FUNDRAISING EVENT
Georges Bizet Carmen (Escamillo)
with Kelley O'Connor (Carmen), Charles Castronovo (Don José)
Brent McMunn, conductor
August 29, 2pm
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Brooklyn Academy of Music
Next Wave Festival
A Far Cry orchestra
Howard Gilman Opera House
Brooklyn, NY
Matthew Aucoin Crossing (Walt Whitman)
with Alexander Lewis (John Wormley), Devóne Tynes (Freddie Stowers), Jennifer Zetlan (Messenger)
Matthew Aucoin, librettist and conductor
Diane Paulus, director
Jill Johnson, choreographer
Oct 3, 5, 7, 8
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Metropolitan Opera House
New York City
U.S. PREMIERE
Thomas Adès The Exterminating Angel (Alberto Roc)
with Audrey Luna, Amanda Echalaz, Sally Matthews, Sophie Bevan, Alice Coote, Christine Rice, Iestyn Davies, Joseph Kaiser, Frédéric Antoun, David Portillo, David Adam Moore, Kevin Burdette, Christian Van Horn, John Tomlinson
Thomas Adès, conductor
Tom Cairns, director
November 3, 7, 10, 14, 18, 21
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- dates followed by "m" are matinée (afternoon) performances -