Summer brings Beethoven, Puccini, and Strauss

Lise Lindstrom begins the summer in Prague, singing Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Prague Symphony Orchestra at Smetana Hall. Pietari Inkinen leads the June 14 and 15 performances, which also feature mezzo-soprano Jana Hrochová, tenor Jaroslav Březina, baritone Jirí Brückler, and bass Pavel Svingr.

The American soprano then travels to London where she sings four performances of Turandot with the Royal Opera, bringing her “immensely powerful voice” back to Puccini’s ice princess on July 8, 11, 14, and 16 (The Independent)

Rounding out the summer season, Lise sings Elektra in concert at the Verbier Festival under the baton of Esa-Pekka Salonen. Joining a stellar cast that includes Ingela Brimberg, Anna Larsson, Thomas Hampson, and Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Lise performs the title role in Strauss’s one-act drama.

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Lise to make debut in new production of Wozzeck in Vienna

This fall, Lise Lindstrom will star in a new production of Wozzeck at Theater an der Wien. The American soprano makes her role debut in Berg’s expressionist work, performing alongside Florian Boesch in the title role.

Leo Hussain conducts Wozzeck, which opens on October 15 and runs through October 27. Explore the production.

See Lise Lindstrom in Staatsoper Hamburg’s Die frau ohne Schatten

Experience Lise Lindstrom’s role debut in Strauss’s Die frau ohne Schatten in an exclusive video feature from Staatsoper Hamburg. Lise stars as die Färberin, the Dyer’s wife, opposite baritone Andrzej Dobber. Andreas Kriegenburg’s production is conducted by Kent Nagano and also features performances by Roberto Saccà, Emily Magee, Linda Watson, Bogdan Baciu, Gabrielle Rossmanith, Alex Kim, and Marta Swiderska.

Die Frau ohne Schatten returns to the stage on Sunday, April 23 with subsequent performances on April 29, May 4, and May 7.

Die Frau ohne Schatten opens at Staatsoper Hamburg

On April 16, Lise Lindstrom makes her role debut in Staatsoper Hamburg’s production of Die Frau ohne Schatten. Lise sings the role of die Färberin in Strauss’s poetic tale, performing alongside Roberto Saccà, Emily Magee, Linda Watson, Bogdan Baciu, Gabrielle Rossmanith, Marta Swiderska and Andrzej Dobber.

Die Frau ohne Schatten is conducted by Kent Nagano and premieres on April 16, with additional performances on April 23, 29; and May 4 and 7.