Dmitri Hvorostovsky begins his 2014-15 performance season in Paris when he sings Giorgio Germont in Verdi’s La traviata. The Siberian baritone was described as “touching in the extreme” by The Guardian for his recent account of this signature role in London. At the Opéra National de Paris, Dmitri stars opposite Ermonela Jaho as Violetta and Francesco Meli as Alfredo. Dan Ettinger conducts performances that run from September 8 to 24.
The beginning of September also sees the release of Dmitri’s new album, The Bells of Dawn, a collection of Russian sacred and folk songs, on Ondine. The Bells of Dawn is released in the United Kingdom on September 1, in Germany on September 8, and in the United States on September 9.Read More »