News from our artists

Gain insight into what's going on at the agency and follow our artists with updates of recent performances as well as near future premieres and concerts.

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2022-05-06 photo by Lennart Sjöberg/GöteborgsOperan

Kerstin Avemo in Viva la mamma in Gothenburg

Kerstin Avemo as the Prima Donna in Donizetti's Viva la mamma

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2022-04-30 photo by Monica Rittershaus/DOB

Daniel Johansson in Der Schatzgräber at Deutsche Oper

Daniel Johansson sings Elis in Schreker's Der Schatzgräber in Berlin.

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2022-04-20 photo by Sören Vilks/Kungliga Operan

Christina Nilsson as Aida at the Royal Swedish Opera

Christina Nilsson in the title role of Aida in Stockholm

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2022-04-12 photo by Lennart Sjöberg/GöteborgsOperan

Ida Falk Winland and Anders Lorentzson in Rigoletto in Gothenburg

Ida Falk Winland as Gilda and Anders Lorentzson as Monterone at the Göteborg Opera

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2022-04-09 photo by Marco Borggreve/De Nationale Opera

Malin Byström in the title role in Tosca in Amsterdam

Malin Byström as Tosca at at De Nationale Opera in Amsterdam

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2022-04-05

Peter Mattei sings Il conte d'Almaviva at Semperoper in Dresden

Peter Mattei as Il conte d'Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro in Dresden

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2022-03-30 photo by Malin Arnesson/Norrlandsoperan

Linus Börjesson as Tartuffe at Norrlandsoperan

Linus Börjesson in the title role in Tartuffe

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2022-03-24 photo by Peter Knutson

Elin Rombo and Anton Ljungqvist in Systrarna at the Malmö Opera

Premiere for Systrarna/The Sisters - an evening with two one-act-operas at the Malmö Opera. Elin Rombo in the title role as Suor Angelica.

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2022-03-16

Premiere of Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica at the Royal Swedish Opera

Role debuts at the Royal Swedish Opera; Jeremy Carpenter as Gianni Schicchi is joined by Hanna Husáhr, Miriam Treichl, Katarina Leoson,...

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2022-03-14 photo by Marek Olbrzymek/National Theatre Brno

Joachim Bäckström awarded for his Peter Grimes at the National Opera in Brno

Joachim Bäckström - Best Male Performance of the Year at the Theatre Critics’ Awards!

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2022-03-09 photo by Mats Bäcker/Wermland Opera

AnnLouice Lögdlund in Eurydike at the Wermland Opera

AnnLouice in Wermland Opera's Eurydike

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2022-03-07

Wiktor Sundqvist in Così fan tutte at Folkoperan

Wiktor Sundqvist as Ferrando in Così fan tutte at Folkoperan

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2022-03-04 photo by Emelie Kroon

Matilda Paulsson in Die Walküre in Copenhagen

Matilda sings Grimgerde in Die Walküre at the Royal Danish Opera

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2022-02-17 photo by Lennart Sjöberg/GöteborgsOperan

Sofie Asplund and Anders Lorentzson in Herr Arnes penningar in Gothenburg

Sofie Asplund and Anders Lorentzson in Gösta Nyström's Herr Arnes penningar

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2022-02-09 photo by Emelie Kroon

Joachim Bäckström in the title role in Don Carlos in Basel

Joachim Bäckström makes his role debut as Don Carlos at Theater Basel!

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2022-02-08

Christina Nilsson, Jonas Degerfeldt and Johanna Rudström in Le nozze di Figaro in Stockholm.

Revival of Le nozze di Figaro at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm.

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2022-02-08 photo by Magnus Aronson

Markus Schwartz in Rigoletto in Oslo

Markus Schwartz in Rigoletto at the Norwegian National Opera

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2022-02-03 photo by Peter Knutson

Malin Byström as Tosca in Stuttgart

Malin Byström sings the title role in Tosca at Staatsoper Stuttgart.

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2022-01-24 photo by Sören Vilks/Kungliga Operan

Hanna Husáhr in the world premiere of The promise at the Royal Swedish Opera

Hanna Husáhr sings the leading role as Ava in the world premiere of The Promise at the Royal Swedish Opera, live broadcasted worldwide!

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2022-01-17 photo by Vincent Pontet/Opéra National de Paris

Peter Mattei in Le nozze di Figaro at Opéra National de Paris

Peter Mattei sings The Count in a new production of Le nozze di Figaro in Paris. Opening night on January 21st!

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2021-12-12 photo by Markus Gårder/Kungliga Operan

Susanna Stern, Wiktor Sundqvist, David Risberg, Jessica Elevant and Ivonne Fuchs in the Snow Queen

The Snow Queen opens at the Royal Swedish Opera with Susanna Stern, Wiktor Sundqvist, David Risberg, Jessica Elevant and Ivonne Fuchs...

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2021-12-01 photo by Johanna Sterner

AnnLouice Lögdlund sings Brünnhilde in Götterdämmerung

AnnLouice Lögdlund as Brünnhilde in Götterdämmerung in Gothenburg!

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2021-11-28 photo by Peter Knutson

Malin Byström on tour with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

Malin Byström on tour with Edward Gardner and the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra

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2021-11-19

Sofie Asplund's first soloalbum with LuKaS - the Lund Chamber Soloists

Release today of Sofie Asplund's first solo album - bringing together Benjamin Britten’s Les Illuminations and Claude Debussy’s Ariettes...

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2021-11-17 photo by Markus Gårder/Kungliga Operan

Joachim Bäckström as Siegmund in Die Walküre at the Royal Swedish Opera

Revival of Die Walküre at the Royal Swedish Opera with Joachim Bäckström as Siegmund.

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2021-11-03 photo by Anders Mattsson

Maria Streijffert in Petite Messe Solennelle at the Malmö Opera

The Malmö Opera opens their Friday concert series with Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle.

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2021-10-28 photos by Mats Bäcker/Malmö Opera

An evening with Thalia at Malmö Opera

Loa Falkman, Maria Streijffert and Rickard Söderberg in An Evening with Thalia at the Malmö Opera

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2021-10-14 photo by Sören Vilks/Kungliga Operan

Revival of Bernstein's Candide at the Royal Swedish Opera

Elin Rombo, Jeremy Carpenter, Miriam Treichl and John Erik Eleby in the revival of Candide.

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2021-10-09 photo by Emelie Kroon

Joachim Bäckström in the title role in Peter Grimes in Brno

Joachim Bäckström makes his role debut as Peter Grimes at the Czech National Theatre in Brno

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2021-10-05

Loa Falkman as Peer Gynt at the Wermland Opera

Loa Falkman sings the title role in Grieg's and Ibsen's Peer Gynt.

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2021-09-30

Maria Streijffert in A Midsummer Night's Dream Malmö Opera

A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Malmö Opera opens on October 2nd.

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2021-09-23

Kerstin Avemo as Pierrot Lunaire at the Göteborg Opera

Kerstin Avemo in the only role in Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire in Gothenburg.

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2021-09-21 photo by Sören Vilks/Folkoperan

Elisabeth Meyer and Matilda Paulsson in Don Carlos at Folkoperan

Don Carlos with Elisabeth Meyer and Matilda Paulsson at Folkoperan in Stockholm

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2021-09-21 photo by Niklas E Johansson

Piteå Chamber Opera's contemporary opera BLY

Susanna Stern in the world premiere of the opera BLY by Karólína Eiríksdóttir with Piteå Chamber Opera.

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2021-09-17 photo by Mats Bäcker

Kerstin Avemo performs Schwanengesang D744 at Teatro Fraschini in Pavia

Schwanengesang D744 with soprano Kerstin Avemo visits the amazing Teatro Fraschini in Pavia.

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2021-09-17

David Risberg in the Swedish premiere of Argenore by Wilhelmine von Bayreuth

Swedish premiere of Wilhelmine von Bayreuth's Argenore at Confidencen, Stockholm.

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2021-09-12 photo by Carole Parodi/Grand Théâtre Genève

Daniel Johansson in War and Peace in Geneva

Daniel Johansson sings Comte Pierre Besoukhov in War and Peace at the Grand Théâtre de Genève.

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2021-09-09 photo by Håkan Flank

Peter Mattei sings Bach at the Baltic Sea Festival

Peter Mattei is a guest at the The Baltic Sea Festival singing Bach's Ich habe genug.

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2021-09-09 photo by Besim Mazhiqi

Christina Nilsson sings Brahms' Requiem in Stockholm

Christina Nilsson sings Ein deutsches Requiem with the Royal Swedish Opera Chorus and the Royal Swedish Orchestra.

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2021-09-08 photo by Olle Renklint/Wermland Opera

Anton Ljungqvist as Tonio in Pagliacci

Anton Ljungqvist makes his role debut as Tonio in Leoncavallo's Pagliacci.

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2021-09-02 Rigoletto - photo by Markus Gårder/Kungliga Operan

Hanna Husáhr, Katarina Leoson and John Erik Eleby in Rigoletto at the Royal Swedish Opera

Hanna Husáhr makes her role debut as Gilda in Rigoletto at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm.

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2021-08-28 photo by Lennart Sjöberg/GöteborgsOperan

Markus Schwartz in Il Barbiere di Seviglia at the Göteborg Opera

Markus Schwartz sings Doctor Bartolo in Il Barbiere di Seviglia in Gothenburg.

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2021-08-27 photo by Klara G/Kungliga Operan

The Royal Swedish Opera reopens to the public with a star-studded Gala Evening

AnnLouice Lögdlund and Sofie Asplund joins some of Sweden’s foremost singers and musicians on stage for the 40 year celebration of...

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2021-08-21

Kerstin Avemo at the Suntory Hall Summer Festival in Tokyo

Kerstin Avemo performs Toshio Hosokawa’s opera Futari-Shizuka ― The Maiden from the Sea, with Ensemble Intercontemporain at Suntory...

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2021-08-20 photo by Kungliga Operan

Jeremy Carpenter and Johanna Rudström in Mozart concerts with The Royal Opera; "Operan i Parken"

Jeremy Carpenter and Johanna Rudström participate as soloists in the Royal Swedish Opera's Mozart concerts on the outdoor stage of...

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2021-08-14

The Göteborg Opera opens the season!

Sofie Asplund sings Zerbinetta at the Göteborg Opera's Festive Season opening.

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2021-07-07 photo by Peter Knutson

Christina Nilsson sings Elsa at Tiroler Festspiele

Christina Nilsson sings Elsa in Wagner's Lohengrin at the Tiroler Festspiele in Erl.

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2021-07-04 photo by Tilo Stengel

Ida Falk Winland as Fiordiligi in Glyndebourne

Ida Falk Winland sings Fiordiligi in Così fan tutte at the Glyndebourne Festival

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2021-06-27 photo by Dario Acosta

Peter Mattei in "Exceptional concert" at Opéra National de Paris

Peter Mattei sings Amfortas in Philippe Jordans farewell concert at the Opéra National de Paris

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2021-05-28 photo by Mats Bäcker

World premiere of Philip Glass' opera Circus Days and Nights

Världspremiär av Philip Glass opera Circus Days and Nights!

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2021-05-12 photo by Peter Knutson

Malin Byström makes her debut at the Bolshoi Theatre with Salome

Malin Byström returns to the role of Salome at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow

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2021-05-10 photo by Dario Acosta

Peter Mattei sings Mahler's Kindertotenlieder at Concertgebouw

Peter Mattei sings Kindertotenlieder with the Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam.

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2021-04-25 photo by Mats Bäcker

Bengt-Åke Lundin solopianist in The Royal Swedish Ballet production Sonatra

World premiere of Sonatra at the Royal Swedish Ballet

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2021-04-23 photo by Dario Acosta

Peter Mattei sings Mahler with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

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2021-04-19 photo GöteborgsOperan

Kerstin Avemo sings Cabaret Songs by Schönberg

Kerstin Avemo sighs Schönberg's cabaret songs, Brettl-Lieder.

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2021-03-29 photo by Max Jansson

Sofie Asplund i GöteborgsOperans Siegfried

Sofie Asplund medverkar i rollen som Waltvogel i GöteborgsOperans Siegfried, som spelades in hösten 2020 och som nu visas på deras...

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2021-03-24 photo by Mats Bäcker

Elisabeth Meyer sings Fauré Requiem with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Elisabeth Meyer as soprano soloist with the The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

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2021-03-17 photo by Eric Rossier

Daniel Johansson tilldelas 2021 års Jussi Björling-stipendium

Tenoren Daniel Johansson, med rötterna i Braås i Växjö kommun, tilldelas 2021 års Jussi Björling-stipendium på 100 000 kronor.

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2021-03-11 photo by Anna Thorbjörnsson

Hanna Husáhr in the film "Christina Nilsson - The Magic Voice"

Hanna Husàhr sings in the Swedish Television film comemmorating Swedish soprano Christina Nilsson

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2021-03-02 photo by Kungliga Operan

Malin Byström, Daniel Johansson, Jeremy Carpenter, Markus Schwartz and John Erik Eleby in Tosca in Stockholm

Puccini's Tosca in a semi-staged concert version recorded at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm

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2021-02-24 photo by Eric Rossier

Daniel Johansson awarded the medal Litteris et Artibus by H.M. The King of Sweden

The medal Litteris et Artibus is each year awarded by HM King Carl XVI Gustaf for outstanding service to the arts, especially to music,...

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2021-01-26 photo by Max Jansson

Great reviews for Sofie Asplund and the album with music by Helena Munktell

The record label BIS releases the first music ever to be recorded with music by Helena Munktell, with Sofie Asplund as soprano soloist....

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2020-10-14 Opera gala concert at the Bolshoi - photo by Damir Yusupov/Bolshoi Theatre

Christina Nilsson in star-studded gala concert Bolshoi Theatre.

Christina Nilsson sings Wagner in a gala concert to Celebrate Plácido Domingo’s Career at the Bolshoi in Moscow

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2020-10-04 photo by Brinkhoff Mögenburg/Staatsoper Hamburg

Kerstin Avemo in La voix humaine at Staatsoper Hamburg

Kerstin Avemo as Elle in La voix humaine at Staatsoper Hamburg

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2020-10-04 photo by Sören Vilks/Kungliga Operan

Elin Rombo and Jeremy Carpenter in Wainwright's Prima Donna at the Royal Swedish Opera

Swedish Premiere of Wainwright's opera Prima Donna at the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm

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2020-09-20 photo by Peter Knutson

Malin Byström as Elisabeth de Valois in Don Carlos at Wiener Staatsoper

Malin Byström makes her house- and role debut as Elisabeth de Valois at Wiener Staatsoper

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2020-09-01 photo by Marcus Boman

Sofie Asplund in the Göteborg Opera's La Bohème

Sofie Asplund sings her first Musetta in Gothenburg