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Karine Babajanyan

is guesting at the Munich Opernfestspiele of the Bavarian State Opera as Elena in Boito's Mefistofele

Performances: 21 and 24 July 2016

Heike Grötzinger

is in the ensemble of the Bavarian State Opera and sings there amongst others the  Third Maid in Elektra, Xenia's Nurse in Boris Godunow, Cleaning Woman in Vec Makropulos, Annina in La Traviata, Marcellina in Le Nozze di Figaro, Annina in Der Rosenkavalier, Landlady in The Fiery Angel and Marta in Mefistofele

Performances: 
Elektra: 13 / 16 and 22 April 2016
Boris Godnunow: 23 / 26 and 29 April 2016
Vec Mackropulos: 18 / 21 and 24 May 2016
La Traviata: 1 / 5 / 8 June, 15 and 18 July 2016
Le Nozze di Figaro: 11 / 14 and 18 June 2016
Der Rosenkavalier: 14 and 17 July 2016
The Fiery Angel: 16 July 2016
Mefistofele: 21 and 24 July 2016

Emily Hindrichs

is since this season a member of the ensemble of the Opera Cologne and is singing there amongst others 1st Blumenmädchen in Parsifal and Adela in the world premiere of Tree of Codes

Performances:
Parsifal: 25 / 28 March, 3 / 10 and 17 April 2016
Tree of Codes: 9 (World Premiere) / 12 / 14 / 18 and 20 April 2016

Andreas Hörl

is jumping in at the Theater Dortmund as Baron Ochs in Der Rosenkavalier
Performance: 22 April 2016

is guesting as Priest in the new production of Schönberg's Moses und Aron at the Teatro Real in Madrid

Premiere: 24 May 2016
Performances: 28 May, 1 / 5 / 9 / 13 and 17 June 2016

is singing at the Bayreuth Festival Fasolt in Das Rheingold and for the first time also Hunding in Die Walküre

Performances:
Das Rheingold: 26 July, 7 and 20 August 2016
Die Walküre: 27 July, 8 and 21 August 2016

Marcus Jupither

is singing Frank in the new production of Die Tote Stadt at the Wermland Opera in Karlstad, Sweden

Premiere: 27 February 2016
Performances: 9 / 12 / 19 / 24 / 30 March, 2 / 6 / 9 / 17 / 20 / 23 April 2016

Anja Kampe

is singing Kundry in the Parsifal production of Claus Guth at the Teatro Real Madrid

Premiere: 2 April 2016
Performances: 6 / 9 / 12 / 15 / 18 / 21 / 24 / 27 and 30 April 2016

is making her debut as Tove in Schönberg's Gurrelieder at the Kunstfestspiele Herrenhausen under the musical direction of Ingo Metzmacher

Concert: 15 May 2016

returns in the title part of Tosca and as Sieglinde in Die Walküre to the Staatsoper Berlin

Performances:
Tosca: 21 / 25 and 29 May 2016
Die Walküre: 12 and 29 June 2016

is singing Isolde in a concert of Tristan and Isolde at the Grange Park Opera

Performances: 13 and 16 July 2016

Daniel Kirch

is singing the title part in the new production of Tannhäuser at the Tyrolean State Theatre in Innsbruck, Austria.

Premiere: 14 May 2016
Performances: 21 May, 5 / 11 June and 2 July 2016

is guesting with the tenor part in Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde at the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra under the musical direction of Lothar Zagrosek

Concert: 28 May 2016

is singing for the first time at the Wagner-in-Budapest Festival Walther von Stolzing in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Performance: 24 and 26 June 2016

Daniela Köhler

is guesting as Helmwige in the revival of Die Walküre at the Opera Leipzig

Performances: 5 May and 29 June 2016

Jürgen Linn

returns to the Opera Leipzig for the revival of Das Rheingold and Siegfried and the new production of Götterdämmerung as Alberich 

Performances:
Das Rheingold: 5 May and 28 June 2016
Siegfried: 7 May and 1 July 2016
Götterdämmerung: 30 April (Premiere), 3 July 2016

is singing Telramund in the revival of Lohengrin at the New National Theatre in Tokyo

Performances: 23 / 26 / 29 May, 1 and 4 June 2016

is guesting as Fritz Kothner in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg for the first time at the Wagner-in-Budapest Opera Festival

Performances: 24 and 26 June 2016

Hiroshi Matsui

is as Bass in the ensemble of the Saarländisches Staatstheater Saarbrücken and is singing there in this season amongst others the Water Goblin in the new production of Rusalka and Sparafucile in the new production of Rigoletto

Performances:
Rusalka: 23 (Premiere) / 26 April, 5 / 14 / 20 / 25 May, 5 / 17 June, 3 / 6 and 10 July 2016
Rigoletto: 7 (Premiere) / 13 May, 3 / 29 June and 29 July 2016

Sebastian Pilgrim

is 1st Bass in the ensemble of the Nationaltheater Mannheim and is singing there amongst others Titurel / 2. Gralsritter in Parsifal, Don Basilio in Il Barbiere di Siviligia as well as the General in the new production of Der Spieler. In May and June, he will be making his debuts as Fafner and Hagen in the revivals of Das Rheingold and Götterdämmerung.

Performances:
Parsifal: 5 May 2016
Il Barbiere di Siviglia: 30 May and 1 July 2016
Der Spieler: 8 June and 25 July 2016
Das Rheingold: 21 / 29 May and 21 June 2016
Götterdämmerung: 18 June, 2 and 28 July 2016

is singing the bass part in Sofia Gubaidulina's "O komm, Heiliger Geist" with the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra under the musical direction of Jukka-Pekka Sarastre in the Muziekcentrum TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht

Concert: 10 June 2016

Edna Prochnik

sings in this season at the Nationaltheater Mannheim amongst others Neris in Cherubinis Médée, Kundry in Parsifal, Babulenka in the new production of Der Spieler, and the alto-part in Beethoven's Symphony No. 9, Fricka in Das Rheingold and Die Walküre, Schwertleite in Die Walküre, Erda in Siegfried and First Norn as well as Waltraute in Götterdämmerung

Performances:
Médée: 24 April 2016
Parsifal: 5 May 2016
Der Spieler: 13 May, 8 June and 25 July 2016
Beethoven IX: 25 April 2016
Das Rheingold: 21 / 29 May and 21 June 2016
Die Walküre: 26 May and 24 June 2016
Siegfried: 5 / 26 June 2016
Götterdämmerung: 18 June, 2 / 28 July 2016

Simone Schröder

is Rossweiße in the revival of Die Walküre at the Staatsoper Berlin

Performances: 12 and 26 June 2016

Sayaka Shigeshima

is in the ensemble at the Deutsches Nationaltheater Weimar and makes there amongst others her debut as Magdalena and Amme in the new production of Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, a coproduction with the Theater Erfurt

Performances: 3 and 11 June 2016 (Theater Erfurt)

Iréne Theorin

is making her debut as Tove in Schönberg's Gurrelieder at the Philharmonie de Paris with the Orchestre de l'Opéra national de Paris under the musical direction of Philippe Jordan

Concert on April 19, 2016, 8:30 pm

is guesting as Isolde in Tristan und Isolde at the Opera Stuttgart

Performances: 29 May and 5 June 2016

is singing Brünnhilde in the revival of the Ring at the Berlin State Opera under the musical direction of Daniel Barenboim

Performances:
Die Walküre: 12 / 26 June 2016
Siegfried: 15 / 30 June 2016
Götterdämmerung: 19 June and 2 July 2016

Heli Veskus

sings at the Estonian National Opera in Tallinn the title role in Aida, Elisabeth and Venus in Tannhäuser and the title part of Puccini's Tosca

Performances:
Aida: 10 May 2016
Tannhäuser: 2 and 30 April 2016
Tosca: 27 May and 1st June 2016

Matthias Wohlbrecht

is in the ensemble of the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe and is singing there this season amongst others Jonas in the new production of Le Prophète, Monostatos in Die Zauberflöte and Melot in the new production of Tristan und Isolde as well as Loge in the new production of Das Rheingold

Performances:
Le Prophète: 22 April, 6 and 23 May 2016
Die Zauberflöte: 10 May 2016
Tristan und Isolde: 5 / 29 May and 26 June 2016
Das Rheingold: 9 July (Premiere), 14 and 20 July 2016

Gianluca Zampieri

is guesting as Jira in the new production of Smetana's The Brandenburgers in Bohemia at the Moravian Opera in Ostrava

Performance: 9 / 11 June 2016

is singing the title part in Wagner's Siegfried at the Tyrolean Festspiele in Erl, Austria

Performance: 16 July 2016