On February 20th a rarely performed work celebrates its premiere: Händel's oratorio Belshazzar in a production by Marie-Eve Signeyrole.
The title role will be played by Robert Murray. Jeanine De Bique embodies Nitocris, the mother of Belshazzar, her first Händel role in Vienna. The ensemble L'Arpeggiata will perform under the direction of lutenist and baroque harpist Christina Pluhar.
OFFENE MASTERCLASS WITH Aleksey Igudesman
From February 22nd to 24th, the open master classes at the Kammeroper will enter the second round.
Aleksey Igudesman - violinist, composer, conductor, actor and member of the duo Igudesman & Joo - is working on an opera evening together with students of the Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien: Von 0 bis Oper. The result will be performed as part of the "Late Night" series.