Mikołaj Trąbka wins Stella Maris competition
Bariton, Mikołaj Trąbka, who joins the ensemble at Oper Frankfurt next season, has just won the Stella Maris International Singing Competition!
SEBASTIAN WEIGLE NEW CHIEF CONDUCTOR IN JAPAN
Sebastian Weigle, General Music Director of Oper Frankfurt since 2008, takes up the post of Chief Conductor of the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra in Tokyo in 2019/20.
He begins a three year contract there, following on from another General Music Director of Oper Frankfurt, Sylvain Cambreling, on April 1 2019, but continues his work in Frankfurt, where his contract runs until 2023.
A thrilling 2018/19 season
full of unusual operas and many of your favourites, with stunning casts, including new members of the Ensemble, opens with a revival of Otello on August 19!
1st new production Eötvös' Three Sisters
This wonderful opera opens September 9 with FOUR countertenors, including Dmitry Egorov. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
Günther Groissböck in recital September 11
A chance to hear this much sought-after Austrian bass, a regular guest in Bayreuth, singing in Frankfurt for the first time. »Art begins, when physical work is combined with the soul«, he said.
The Magic Flute back from August 25!
A charming and beautiful production, with so many wonderful and different singers in the casts that you will have to see it more than once!