STIER Matthias

  • Mattias Stier presented himself to the audience of Leipzig opera as Nemorino in Roberto Villarzon’s new production of L’Elisir d’Amore in September 2019.

    As a member of the ensemble her performs in Leipzig during the 2019-20 season Melot in a new production of Tristan und Isolde under Ulf Schirmer, Alfredo in La Traviata, Tamino in a new production of Die Zauberflöte and as Italian Singer in a new production of Capriccio under Ulf Schirmer.

    Born in St. Gallen, Switzerland, Matthias Stier first studied at the conservatorio G. Verdi in Turin. He attended master classes with Elio Battaglia at the Summer Academy of the Salzburg Mozarteum, where in 2006 he was awarded the prize for the best participant. Besides this he took successfully part in several international voice competitions.

    2010/11 he was heard at the Teatro Regio in Turin in Boris Godunov and in I Vespri Siciliani.

    From 2011 to 2019 Matthias Stier belonged to the ensemble of Oper Braunschweig, where he performed, among others, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni, Fenton in Falstaff, Adam in concert performances of Carl Zeller’s Der Vogelhändler, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte, Almaviva in Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Ferrando in Così fan tutte, Alfredo in La Traviata, Nemorino in L’Elisir d’Amore, L’heure espagnole/Le Rossignol, Händel’s Saul, Bernstein’s West Side Story, Jenö Hubay’s Anna Karenina, Jonas in Meyerbeer’s Le Prophète, Freddy Eynsford-Hill in Loewe’s My fair Lady, Abate in Giordano’s Andrea Chénier, Edgar in Hermann’s Wuthering Heights, Mads in Egk’s Peer Gynt, Duca in Rigoletto and he participated in new productions of Offenbach’s Les Brigands and Tchaikovskij’s The Queen of Spades as well as the world creation Peter Aderhold’s Orlando.

    In fall 2013 he guested as Fenton in a new production Falstaff in Ravenna.

    2015 he sang the same part in Reggio Emilia and – conducted by Riccardo Muti – at Ravenna Festival and in Oviedo.

    As a concert singer he performed several times at the Festival Settembre Musica MITO in Torino and sang Dvorak’s Requiem in Istanbul, Puccini’s Missa di Gloria and Haydn’s Schöpfung in Berne, the world creation of Andrea Portera’s Tagete e la terra dell’arcobaleno at Stresa Festival, Schuberts Mass in E flat major in Florenz, and 2014 Beethoven’s 9th symphony in Cortona conducted by Daniele Rustioni and Schubert’s mass in F major in Basel conducted by Kevin Griffiths. In 2017 he performed masses by Johan Sebastian Bach in Braunschweig and Handel’s Messiah in Madrid.

    Matthias Stier gave song recitals in Turin, at the Teatro Comunale in Treviso, in Moscow and in Rouen with accompanists such as Alexander Lonquich and Semjon Skigin. Lately he was heard with Schumann’s Dichterliebe in Dresden.

    04/2020

Flash

Ausrine Stundyte gives her debut in the title role of Elektra at Salzburg festival on August 1st - conducted by Franz Welser-Möst and directed by Krzysztof Warlikowski.

More performances are scheduled on August 6, 10, 16, 21 and 24.

LOMBARDI Federica soprano

We are very happy to announce, that the young Italian soprano Federica Lombardi has been invited by the Teatro alla Scala in Milan to perform there on July 08th, 2020 one of the first concerts after the closure due to the Corona epidemic.

She will sing arias and duets together with tenor Francesco Meli.

You will find a streaming of the concert on the social media of the Teatro alla Scala or on the site of the Corriere della Sera.

LOMBARDI Federica soprano

Released: Verdi's Otello with Federica Lombardi as Desdemona - alongside Jonas Kaufmann and Carlos Alvarez. The conductor is Antonio Pappano.

LOMBARDI Federica soprano Verdi Otello Jonas KAUFAMANN 2CD Sony

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