Glyndebourne

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Glyndebourne

(ˈɡlaɪndˌbɔːn)
n
(Placename) an estate in SE England, in East Sussex: site of a famous annual festival of opera founded in 1934 by John Christie
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She has also appeared with the Teatro alla Scala Milan, Scottish Opera, Welsh National Opera, Orchestra of Opera North, Semperoper, Dresden, Teatro Real Madrid, Netherlands Opera, Houston Grand Opera and Opera de Paris, and with the Salzburger Festspiele, Verbier Festival and Glyndebourne Festival Opera.
Solti leads the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Glyndebourne Festival Chorus with a driving momentum, linking scenes and providing a gripping narrative congruity that makes the clear vocal characterizations of the performers all the more exciting.
It was created by Rudolf Bing, an Austrian Jew who had fled Nazi Germany in the 1930s and then helped to found the Glyndebourne Festival Opera in East Sussex.
Sioned made her professional debut with Glyndebourne Festival Opera as part of the Jerwood Project in 2012, where she performed the role of Margarida (The Yellow Sofa), and returned to the festival in 2014
1934: The first Glyndebourne Festival of opera opened with Mozart's Figaro.
Future engagements include leading roles at the ZE-rich Opera House, the Glyndebourne Festival Opera, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden and the Norwegian Opera.
Working at Glyndebourne Festival Opera brought Thomas into contact with the music director Vladimir Jurowski, who subsequently invited him to become his assistant conductor with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Resident orchestra at the Southbank Centre, it is also associate orchestra at the Glyndebourne festival.
Throughout my career - which has included executive director of Mid Wales Opera, general manager of Music Theatre Wales and working at the Glyndebourne Festival - I've worked with some inspiring artistic directors and Tim (Rhys-Evans of OBA) is right up there.
Between May and July -- when the annual Glyndebourne Festival is held -- you can catch more than 70 spellbinding performances.
Mark Elder / London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Glyndebourne Festival Chorus.
The show brings together artists from major opera companies including Royal Opera, English National Opera and Glyndebourne Festival Opera.