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Deutschlandfunk Kultur will broadcast „Lohengrin“

In 2015 the Pentatone label released a live recording of a concert performance of Richard Wagner's „Lohengrin“ from the Berlin Philharmonic Hall. Marek Janowski conducted the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, soloists were Klaus Florian Vogt, Anette Dasch, Günther Groissböck, Gerd Grochowski, Susanne Resmark and Markus Brück. „A Lohengrin as one can hardly imagine it more festive and powerful in sound,“ said the review of the newspaper  „Tagesspiegel“. Radio Deutschlandfunk Kultur will broadcast the recording on Saturday, 4 April 2020 from 6.05 pm.

ARD-ALPHA broadcasts „Tannhäuser“ from the Bavarian State Opera

On 12 April 2020, Easter Sunday, the television channel ARD-ALPHA will broadcast Richard Wagner's „Tannhäuser“ from 22.00 pm. The production with Klaus Florian Vogt in the title role had its premiere in Munich in 2017. ARD-ALPHA will show a recording from the Munich Opera Festival from the same year. Kirill Petrenko conducts, Anja Harteros sings the role of Elisabeth. The production has been directed by Romeo Castellucci. 

„Fidelio“ from the Teatro alla Scala as stream

As many other theaters, Milan‘s La Scala also offers a daily opera in an online stream. On 31 March 2020, in cooperation with Raiplay, the opera house will show Ludwig van Beethoven‘s „Fidelio“ with Klaus Florian Vogt as Florestan. The production with Daniel Barenboim at the podium and Anja Kampe, Peter Mattei and Falk Struckmann opened the 2014/15 season and has been directed by Deborah Warner. The stream can be seen on the website www.raiplay.it.  

Klaus Florian Vogt at the Bavarian State Opera 2020/2021

In the 2020/2021 season, Klaus Florian Vogt returns for three productions to the Bavarian State Opera: he sings Kaiser in Richard Strauss' „Die Frau ohne Schatten“ (24, 27 September, 3 October 2020), Florestan in Ludwig van Beethoven's „Fidelio“ (26, 29 January 2021, 1, 5 February 2021) and Tannhäuser (28 February 2021, 6, 10, 13 March 2021, 11 July 2021).

Return to the Metropolitan Opera

Klaus Florian Vogt returns to New York: In April and May 2021 he sings the Emperor in Richard Strauss' fairy-tale opera „Die Frau ohne Schatten“ in the legendary production by Herbert Wernicke. Yannick Nézet-Séguin will take over the musical direction, and the other roles will feature Elza van den Heever (Empress), Michael Volle (Barak), Nina Stemme (Dyer) and Evelyn Herlizius (Nurse). Advance ticket sales begin on 21 June 2020. The premiere is on 16 April 2021, further performances are scheduled for 20, 24 and 27 April and 1 and 6 May 2021.