Role of Rinaldo
Information and Cast: http://www.lequartz.com/Rinaldo-Opera.html
Opera in three acts (1731)
Libretto adapted from Pietro Metastasio
Performed in German
This rarely performed opera features a comeback after 15 years! The grand seigneur of realistic musical theatre is back – and he is fulfilling a long-held dream: Harry Kupfer, who made theatre history here in the Behrenstrasse, presents a fundamental conflict of European modernity with Georg Friedrich Handel’s masterful Baroque opera Poro.
Eric sings the role of Alexander the Great.
Cast and Information: https://www.komische-oper-berlin.de/en/whats-on/a-z/poro/
Handel’s timeless masterpiece will be presented for the 21st consecutive year in the awe-inspiring majesty of Grace Cathedral. Perennially a sold-out event, audience members from far and wide attend this Bay Area favorite that features the superb American Bach Choir and the period-instrument specialists of ABS in one of their largest configurations, under the direction of Jeffrey Thomas. Additional performance on Saturday December 15 7:00 p.m. at the Green Music Center, Sonoma County
Mary Wilson, soprano; Eric Jurenas, alto; Aaron Sheehan, tenor; Jesse Blumberg, bass.
This annual tradition will feature the Boston Baroque debut of three artists: soprano Layla Claire, countertenor Eric Jurenas, and tenor Norman Shankle. They are joined by bass-baritone Nathan Stark, alongside the Grammy-nominated Boston Baroque Orchestra and Chorus. Conducted by Martin Pearlman, Music Director.
Chichester Psalms (Bernstein)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne (Handel)
Ode for the Birthday of Queen Mary, “Come Ye Sons of Art” (Purcell)
Eric returns to Burlington as the featured alto soloist.
More Information: http://www.bcsvermont.org/events/
Opera in three sequences
Libretto by Claus H. Henneberg and the composer, based on Anton P. Chekhov’s play (1901)
World premiere March 13 1998, Opéra de Lyon
Performed in Russian with German and English surtitles
Eric returns to the role of Natascha, one that he performed to critical acclaim at the Wiener Staatsoper. This new production of Dorothea Kirschbaum features four countertenors and opens the new season at the Frankfurt Opera House.
Cast and Information: https://oper-frankfurt.de/en/season-calendar/trti-sestry/?id_datum=1279
Innsbruck Festival for Early Music – Innsbruck, Austria
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, Nikolauskapelle
Time Stands Still | Die Zeit steht still
works of Dowland, Purcell, Rameau, Monteverdi
Saturday, August 11, 2018 – 1PM
Pierre Boulez Saal – Berlin, DE
Boulez Ensemble & Daniel Barenboim
Ravel, Reimann, Beethoven
A world premiere composition by Aribert Reimann.
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 – 7:30PM
Château de Versailles Spectacles
British Heroes: Arias from Opera and Oratorio of Purcell and Handel
Sunday, June 10, 2018 – 8:30PM
La Chapelle Harmonique – Valentin Tournet, direction
Komische Oper Berlin
Semele – G.F. Handel
Role of Athamas
May 12, 18, 26
June 3, 15
July 10, 2018