Weinberg is among 7 new Teatro Real operas

Weinberg is among 7 new Teatro Real operas


norman lebrecht

April 11, 2019

Madrid rolled out 2019-20 this morning, an interesting collection from Juan Matabosch:

Don Carlo (Verdi) · Nicola Luisotti (c) David McVicar (d)

Il pirata (Bellini) – Maurizio Benini (c) Emilio Sagi (d)/ Barrie Kosky ·

Into the Little HIll (George Benjamin) · Tim Murray (c) Marcos Morau (d)

Three Tales (Reich) · Nacho de Paz, Norbert Ommer

Achille in Sciro (Corselli) – Ivor Bolton (c) Mariame Clement (d)

Lear (Reimann) – Simone Young (c) Calixto Bieito (d)

The Passenger (Weinberg) – David Afkham (c) David Pountney (c)

Cast details here.


  • Euphonium Al says:

    I can never get enough Weinberg. I love the Naxos series of his orchestral works.

  • John Borstlap says:

    Great that Weinberg now seems to be entering the regular repertoire. Classical music still has a future.