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Sonya Yoncheva opens new season of Bayerische Staatsoper

On September 16, Sonya Yoncheva opens the 2022/2023 season of the Bayerische Staatsoper. Starting at 19:00h, the open-air concert “Oper für alle” takes place at the Mangfallpark Süd in Rosenheim and features Sonya singing arias and duets with tenor Freddie De Tommaso. Daniele Rustioni leads the orchestra of the Bayerische Staatsoper.

The program includes music from Mascagni’s Cavalleria rusticana, Massenet’s Le Cid, Puccini’s Manon Lescaut and Verdi’s La forza del destino.

Sonya returns to the Bayerische Staatsoper following previous star turns as Violetta in La traviata, Mimì in La bohème and in the title role of Tosca. This year in July, Sonya performed an acclaimed Handel concert within the Bayerische Staatsoper’s Munich Opera Festival. She has also appeared in the 2018 “Oper für alle” concert at the Munich Marstallplatz.

[Photo: Sonya Yoncheva in the “Oper für alle” concert in 2018, credit: Wilfried Hösl]

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Cancellation “La Juive” at Wiener Staatsoper

Sonya Yoncheva is forced to cancel the upcoming production of La Juive at the Wiener Staatsoper, which was supposed to star the soprano in her title role debut. Sonya is suffering from an otisis and according to doctor’s advice can’t travel nor sing until at least August 30. With the premiere of La Juive scheduled for September 5, there was no other way than to cancel the production. Sonya is looking forward to returning to Vienna for her title role debut as Madama Butterfly in June 2023.

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Sonya Yoncheva brings “Ad una Stella” to Peralada Festival

Sonya Yoncheva brings her acclaimed recital program Ad una Stella to the Peralada Festival on August 2, 2022. Making her festival debut, Sonya will perform with Malcolm Martineau on the piano. The program of the recital which takes place at the Carmen Church includes pieces by Duparc, Viardot, Chausson, Donizetti, Delibes, Puccini, Martucci, Tosti and Verdi.

Sonya is having a busy summer in Spain, with star turns in a concert with Plácido Domingo at the Teatro Real of Madrid and in the title role of Bellini’s Norma at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in July.

Following this recital, Sonya will be back on stage in September, making an exciting role debut as Rachel in Halévy’s La Juive, followed by the season opening gala of the Bayerische Staatoper in Munich.

Details and tickets for the recital in Peralada:

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next performances

2022 OCTOBER 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30

Giordano “Fedora” title role debut

Teatro alla Scala,

Milan, Italy
2022 NOVEMBER 03

Giordano “Fedora” title role

Teatro alla Scala,

Milan, Italy
2022 NOVEMBER 07

Handel Concert

Château de Versailles,

Versailles, France

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Manon Lescaut “Tu, tu, amore? Tu?”

Recorded at the Bayerische Staatsoper’s “Oper für alle” concert in September 2022 with tenor Freddie De Tommaso. Daniele Rustioni conducts.

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Norma “Casta diva”

Recorded at the Gran Teatre del Liceu of Barcelona in July 2022. Conductor: Domingo Hindoyan | Staging: Alex Ollé

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Rusalka “Song to the Moon”

Recorded at the Tchaikovsky Hall in Moscow on December 1, 2021 with the Russian National Youth Symphony Orchestra led by Nayden Todorov.