May 7, 2017
“The soloist was soprano Kristine Opolais, who, singing from a score, brought a light, nimble voice to the music. The opening section had a slight darkness to the sound, which added, perhaps, the weight of earthly pleasures. “Kein Musik ist ja nicht auf Erden” floated tenderly.”
Aaron Keebaugh – Boston Classical Review
May 1, 2017
On May 18, 19 & 21 Kristine Opolais sings arias by Dvořák (Rusalka) and Smetana (Dalibor) on a concert programme with the Gewandhausorchester and Music Director Andris Nelsons. The concerts also feature Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 in E Minor (“From the New World”) and take place at the Gewandhaus zu Leipzig. They also bring the programme to the Wiener Konzerthaus on May 26 and the Konzerthaus Dortmund on June 3.
April 28, 2017
Ella es considerada como una de las mejores sopranos en la actualidad y él, uno de los directores más jóvenes de estos tiempos. Juntos han conquistado grandes e importantes escenarios y este sábado llegan a Puerto Rico para presentarse en concierto junto a la Orquesta Sinfónica del país.
April 26, 2017
Kristine Opolais is a featured soloist at The Metropolitan Opera’s celebration of its 50th Anniversary at Lincoln Center. The concert, hosted on May 7, is a highlight of The Met’s spring season, and the evening also includes a post-performance dinner. Ms. Opolais will sing the beloved aria “Vissi d’arte” from Puccini’s Tosca, accompanied by The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. She stars in a new production of the work next season at The Met – additional info is available here. Other artists scheduled to appear on the Gala Concert include Plácido Domingo, René Pape, Joseph Calleja, and more. Director and set designer Julian Crouch and projection designers 59 Productions will set the stage for an unforgettable evening of performances.
April 24, 2017
“The Latvian soprano Kristine Opolais, as Tosca, is the best performer of the orchestra. Thanks to her sophisticated technique, highly attuned sensitivity and the skillful division of forces, it is hardly even clear that it is already her fifth performance with the Philharmonic this month.”
April 10, 2017
Kristine Opolais travels to Puerto Rico for a Spring Gala Concert at the Conservatory in San Juan, hosted on April 29. Ms. Opolais is joined by conductor Sesto Quatrini, who leads the Orquesta Sinfónica de Puerto Rico for the performance. The evening’s programme features much loved works of the operatic and classical repertoire. For tickets and more information about the event, visit the following link.