In conversation with Olivia Kahler: Opera singer and shining star behind the artists

07. September 2022

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©Olivia Kahler

Olivia Kahler is indeed the shining star behind the artists, as she enlightens an important sector of the classical music industry, that has been missing for quite a while. With her agency "Lark in the Oak" Olivia Kahler is building artist´s brands on social media platforms...


In Conversation with Joseph Middleton about what it takes to be an accompanist and his love for the art song

20. August 2022

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©Joseph Middleton / Askonas Holt

I am meeting Joseph Middleton right after a rehearsal for his forthcoming venue at Heidelberger Frühling in Hamburg. Brahms and Schumann are part of the Lied repertoire he will be performing there in the next couple of days.


In conversation with Charles Castronovo about the Rock ’n’ Roll of being an opera singer

05. August 2022

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©Charles Castronovo

I am meeting Charles Castronovo one day before his debut at the "Klassik Open air" at Lower Saxony´s capital of Hanover. Set in the beautiful surroundings of the Maschpark on a stage that is situated in front of the monumental "Neue Rathaus", the US-American tenor...



Im Gespräch mit Nikola Hillebrand: Die Magie der Oper ist unbeschreiblich

24. Februar 2022

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©Franziska Schrödinger

Wenige Tage vor unserem virtuellen Treffen war sie noch als Pamina in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozarts Zauberflöte an der Semperoper in Dresden zu bewundern. Nun sitzt mir die Sopranistin Nikola Hillebrand von ihrem Monitorbildschirm aus gegenüber.