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23 September 2014
Dmitri Hvorostovsky Reviews

La Traviata

Opéra national de Paris

Ermonela Jaho, singulière et convaincante Violetta
20 Sep 14 /
Belles voix et direction d’orchestre inspirée pour la reprise d’une Traviata controversée
12 Sep 14 / Webthea
Violetta Gautier Duplessis
11 Sep 14 / ConcertoNet (French)
Standing ovation
9 Sep 14 / Forum Opéra


Salle Pleyel, Paris

Avant Orange
1 Jul 14 /
Un Otello confirmé
1 Jul 14 / Altamusica
Prêt pour le grand saut
30 Jun 14 / Forum Opéra

La Traviata

The Royal Opera

Una gran Violeta para una Traviata un tanto rutinaria
29 Apr 14 / Beckmesser
A cast and a revival that deserves to be seen especially for Damrau’s Act III
28 Apr 14 / Opera Britannia
'Riveting' production of Verdi's La Traviata
26 Apr 14 / Express
This Traviata is not the moving experience it should be
22 Apr 14 / The Stage
The performance of Diana Damrau, with her voice of searing beauty, stands out
22 Apr 14 / Music OMH
Good but not memorable
22 Apr 14 / Seen and Heard
Diana Damrau delivered drama with truly unbuttoned force
22 Apr 14 / Financial Times
Opera lovers will not want to miss Damrau's authoritative, vocally triumphant Violetta
21 Apr 14 / The Arts Desk
Diana Damrau is breathtakingly controlled in her singing and dramatically outstanding
21 Apr 14 / The Guardian
20 Apr 14 / What's on Stage


Metropolitan Opera

Dmitri Hvorostovsky leads terrific cast in wondrous revival
14 Nov 13 / Latinos Post
All that glitters: two Met productions bring flash and glamour - but only one has substance
13 Nov 13 / New York Observer
"Rigoletto" returns to Las Vegas with Hvorostovsky
13 Nov 13 / The Huffington Post
New cast strikes sparks in Met’s ground-breaking Sin City “Rigoletto”
13 Nov 13 / The Classical Review
The King of the Strip evades revenge
13 Nov 13 / New York Times


Vienna State Opera

Gli applausi, lunghi e calorosi, del pubblico lo hanno sicuramente segnato
1 Oct 13 / Operaclick (Ita)
Hvorostovsky's debut as Iago impresses
26 Sep 13 / The Opera Critic
L’Otello delle star
23 Sep 13 / Il Giornale della Musica (Ita)
Dmitri Hvorostovsky Reviews & Articles


Dmitri Hvorostovsky's distinctive voice and incomparable legato and breath control place this artist among the leading Verdi baritones of today. His opera repertoire, apart from Verdi, ranges from Mozart to Prokofiev, and he features regularly at the major opera houses of the world.
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Dmitri Hvorostovsky Articles

Paris National Opera 2014-15 season

Ermonela Jaho, Dmitry Hvorostovsky, Angela Gheorghiu and Roberto Alagna headline new season.
6 Mar 2014 / Latinos Post

Opera News awards go to Peter Sellars and four singers

The prestigious Opera News Awards went to the American theater whiz, Peter Sellars and to Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Anja Silja, Peter Mattei and Karita Mattila.
1 May 2012 / Wall Street Journal

Mason kept Lyric Opera on even keel as economic storms raged

On Saturday night, Lyric Opera of Chicago will pay tribute to its former general director, William Mason, with a "subscriber appreciation concert" starring Renee Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky.
4 Jan 2012 / Chicago Tribune

2011 Opera News Awards honorees announced

Recipients are sopranos Karita Mattila and Anja Silja, baritones Dmitri Hvorostovsky and Peter Mattei, and director Peter Sellars.
3 Aug 2011 / Broadway World

Superstar hits all the right notes

Dmitri Hvorostovsky credits his enduring success to the rigorous training he received in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, where he lived until he was 24.
20 Feb 2011 / Boston Globe

Dmitri Hvorostovsky: a Siberian singing sensation

While 2011 is still young, it’s already been a banner year for Dmitri Hvorostovsky.
8 Feb 2011 / San Francisco Examiner

The Sunday Conversation: Dmitri Hvorostovsky

The Russian baritone's Los Angeles Opera program will be heavy on Russian music. He loves playing for his countrymen but is also at work on a Broadway-style project.
6 Feb 2011 / Los Angeles Times

Q&A with Dmitri Hvorostovsky

Dmitri Hvorostovsky is one of the world’s most glamorous opera stars. With his distinctive silver hair, vocal beauty and thrilling stage presence, he tends to dominate the stage whenever he appears.
17 May 2010 / What's on Stage

Baritone goes sky-high to get rid of heights fear

Star baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky is fearless when reaching for musical heights. But the Russian singer says he's always been scared of physical heights — even on stage sets.
4 Mar 2010 / San Francisco Chronicle

Ex-wife of Russian opera singer wins legal battle

Svetlana Hvorostovsky, the ex-wife of millionaire Russian opera singer Dmitri, was awarded a greater share of his future income in a court victory after a substantial increase in his earnings.
24 Jul 2009 / Telegraph

The Royal Opera announces concert and cast changes

Hvorostovsky cancels concert with Pappano; Spagnoli replaces Keenlyside in Il barbiere di Siviglia.
24 Jun 2009 / Musical Criticism

Interview: Dmitri Hvorostovsky

Hvorostovsky on Il trovatore at the Royal Opera House.
9 Apr 2009 / Musical Criticism

The power of a Russian birthright

The burnished voice, charisma and dashing physique of the Siberian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky make it easy to understand why he has been in demand.
30 Mar 2008 / New York Times

Soviet pop is back as Hvorostovsky gets nostalgic

The baritone is abandoning his normal classical role to bring Soviet-era songs to the U.S. and Canada.
4 Nov 2007 / Bloomberg

Hvorostovsky cancels half his Chicago Onegins

Dmitri Hvorostovsky has withdrawn from five of his ten scheduled performances in the title role of Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin next season at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
27 Apr 2007 / PlaybillArts
Future plans for Dmitri Hvorostovsky
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Verdi: La Traviata
Opéra national de Paris
8 Sep to 12 Oct 2014
Verdi: Don Carlo
Vienna State Opera
21 Sep 2014 to 1 Mar 2015
Verdi: La Traviata
Vienna State Opera
5 Dec 2014 to 21 Mar 2015
Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera
The Royal Opera
18 Dec 2014 to 17 Jan 2015
Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera
Metropolitan Opera
23 Apr to 9 May 2015
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