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Abraham, Paul (1892-1960)
Ball im Savoy  19 Oct-18 Mai; Klaipedos, Klaipėda State Musical Theatre p. Ramūnas Kaubrys  20 Oct-2 Jun; Rostov State Opera  31 Oct-12 Mai; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Wolfgang Dosch  3 Feb; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca p. Emese Szabó  27 Feb-5 Abr; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Wolfgang Dosch  9 Jun-3 Jul; Komische Oper Berlin p. Barrie Kosky
Viktoria und ihr Husar  (NP) 17 Nov-18 Gen; Stadttheater Giessen p. Alexandra Szemerédy, Magdolna Parditka  (NP) 25 Gen-10 Jun; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Adam, Adolphe (1803-1856)
Le Chalet  11-19 Jul; Rossini in Wildbad p. Nicola Berloffa
Une bonne fortune Opéra-comique in 1 act (Paris 1834);  20-28 Jul; Neuburg an der Donau, Neuburger Kammeroper
Adamo, Mark (*1962)
 markadamo.com
Little Women  (NP) 7-11 Ago; Norwich VT, Opera North p. Adrienne Boris
The Gospel of Mary Magdalene Libretto: Mark Adamo;  (WP) 19 Jun-7 Jul; San Francisco Opera p. Kevin Newbury
Adams, John (*1947)
 www.earbox.com
I Was Looking at the Ceiling and then I Saw the Sky Libretto: June Jordan;  11-19 Jun; Paris, Théâtre du Châtelet p. Giorgio Barberio Corsetti
Nixon in China  16-23 Mar; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Roger Hodgman
The Gospel According to the Other Mary Oratorio, 90'; Libretto: Peter Sellars, after the New Testament stories of Lazarus and Jesus' Passion, plus contemporary Latin American poetry from Rosario Castellanos, Dorothy Day, Louise Erdich, and June Jordan.;  16 Mar; London, Barbican Centre p. Peter Sellars  8 Jun; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Ada, Selman (*1953)
Aşk-ı Memnu  6 Oct-6 Abr; Mersin State Opera and Ballet
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves  17 Oct-27 Abr; Ankara State Opera and Ballet  31 Gen-6 Mai; Samsun State Opera and Ballet
Adès, Thomas (*1971)
 Faber Music
Powder her face  15-23 Feb; New York City Opera p. Jay Scheib  7-16 Jun; Opera Philadelphia p. William Kerley  1-5 Ago; Opéra de Québec p. Jay Scheib
The Tempest  (NP) 23 Oct-17 Nov; New York, The Metropolitan Opera p. Robert Lepage
Adigozalov, Vasif (1935-2006)
Natavan Opera in 3 acts (2003); After the 19th century poetess and ruler of Karabakh;  16 Gen; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Agerfeldt Olesen, Thomas (*1969)
The Picture of Dorian Gray Choreographed opera in 2 acts, 110'; Libretto: Alasdair Middleton, after the novel by Oscar Wilde;  (WP) 22-28 Ago; Aarhus, Danish National Opera p. Marie Brolin-Tani
Akbaşli, Tevfik (*1962)
Muhteşem Süleyman Staged cantata;  (NP) 15 Gen-25 Feb; Izmir State Opera and Ballet
Akhiyarova, Rezeda (*1956)
The Love of the Poet  11 Feb; Kazan, Tatar State Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Mussa Djalil
Akyol, Taner (*1977)
 www.tanerakyol.com
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves  (WP) 3 Nov-26 Des; Komische Oper Berlin p. Matthias Davids
Albéniz, Isaac (1860-1909)
Pepita Jimenez  28 Oct-4 Nov; La Plata, Teatro Argentino p. Calixto Bieito  19-25 Mai; Madrid, Teatros del Canal p. Calixto Bieito
Almeida, Francisco António de (1702-1755+)
L'Ippolito Sérénade à six voix (Lisbon, 1752);  20 Set; Festival d'Ambronay p. Martin Parr
Alonso, Francisco (1887-1948)
La Parranda  2 Abr; Murcia, Teatro Romea
Altan, Sinem (*1985)
La bohème Chamber opera based on Giacomo Puccinis opera by Sinem Altan;  21 Gen-24 Feb; Wiener Kammeroper p. Lotte de Beer
Amirov, Fikret (1922-1984)
Sevil Opera in 3 acts;  12 Oct-6 Abr; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Androsch, Peter (*1963)
Freunde! Musiktheater für Kinder ab 5 Jahren;  9 Nov-2 Des; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Tobias Ribitzki
Opernmaschine  (WP) 12-18 Mai; Landestheater Linz
Antunes, Jorge (*1942)
 www.jorgeantunes.com.br
Olga Opera in 3 acts (1987-1997; WP: Sao Paulo, 2006); Libretto: Gerson Valle, after the life of Olga Benário Prestes;  3-7 Jul; Brasilia, Teatro Nacional Cláudio Santoro
Aperghis, Georges (*1945)
 www.aperghis.com
Recitations INFEKTON! Festival für Neues Musiktheater;  (NP) 20-30 Jun; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Elisabeth Stöppler
Argento, Dominick (*1927)
The Aspern Papers Marking the 25th anniversary of the 1988 Dallas Opera world premiere;  (NP) 12-28 Abr; The Dallas Opera p. Tim Albery
Arkas, Mykola Mykolayovych (1852-1909)
Katerina Opera in 3 acts, 110' (Moscow, 1899); Libretto: Mykola Arkas, after the poem by Taras Shevchenko;  19 Oct-23 Abr; Odessa Opera and Ballet
Armstrong, Craig (*1959)
 www.craigarmstrong.com
The Lady from the Sea 80'; Libretto: Zoë Strachan, after the play 'Fruen fra havet' by Henrik Ibsen;  (WP) 29 Ago-1 Set 2012; Edinburgh International Festival p. Harry Fehr
Arriaga, Juan Crisostómo (1806-1826)
Die arabische Prinzessin  9-11 Mar; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao  (NP) 15 Jun-20 Jul; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Jens Kerbel
Arrieta, Pascual Emilio (1823-1894)
Marina  (NP) 15-22 Set; Opera de Lima p. Emilio Montero  (NP) 15 Mar-21 Abr; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Ignacio García
Asaf'yev, Boris (1884-1949)
Cinderella Opera for children in two acts (1906);  22 Des-5 Gen; St Petersburg, Mikhailovsky Theatre
Ashkenasi, Danny
 www.ashkenasi.net
Hexen A musical for two women;  25 Nov; Radebeul, Landesbühnen Sachsen p. Wolf-Dieter Gööck
Auber, Daniel-François-Esprit (1782-1871)
Fra Diavolo  (NP) 12-14 Mai; Opéra-Théâtre de Limoges p. Bérangère Jannelle
La muette de Portici  8-15 Mar; Bari, Fondazione Lirico Sinfonica Petruzzelli p. Emma Dante
Auerbach, Lera (*1973)
 www.leraauerbach.com
The Blind  9-14 Jul; New York, Lincoln Center Festival p. John La Bouchardière
Auer, Christian
 www.christianauer.com
Der Brandner Kasper  12 Jul-9 Ago; Opernfestival Gut Immling p. Verena von Kerssenbrock
Avramovski, Risto (*1943)
Lydia of Macedonia  13 Nov; Skopje, Macedonian Opera and Ballet p. Plamen Kartaloff
Bach, Johann Christian (1735-1782)
Amadis de Gaule  (NP) 16-25 Mai; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Marcel Bozonnet
Temistocle  21 Set-20 Jul; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Joachim Schloemer, Sebastian Bauer
Zanaida  11 Gen; Valetta, Teatru Manoel
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Der Triumph der Liebe  9-30 Nov; Theater Erfurt // 6 Set-20 Oct; Bad Lauchstädt p. Bettina Lell
Johannes-Passion  (concert) 28-29 Mar; Opéra Royal de Versailles  12 Mai; Barcelona, Palau de la Música Catalana  16 Jun; Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts  18 Jun; Paris, Festival de Saint-Denis  (concert) 12 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Kaffee-Kantate  11 Oct-17 Mar; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Oleg Iliyn
Matthäus-Passion Staged version;  21-23 Mar; Brisbane, Opera Queensland p. Lindy Hume  (concert) 25-26 Mar; Roma, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Messe en si mineur  20 Des; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Banevich, Sergey (*1941)
The Steadfast Tin Soldier  19 Gen-28 Abr; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre
The Story of Kai and Gerda  28 Des-9 Feb; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Barab, Seymour (1921-2014)
 www.seymourbarab.com
Little Red Riding Hood  (NP) 3 Nov-28 Abr; Athens, Greek National Opera p. Dimitris Karantzas  2 Feb; Annapolis Opera
Barber, Samuel (1910-1981)
A Hand of Bridge  3-5 Des; Dublin, The Lir p. Conor Hanratty  26-28 Abr; San Francisco, Opera Parallèle p. Brian Staufenbiel  (NP) 18 Mai-15 Jun; CNT Zagreb p. Jasna Žarić
Vanessa  2-28 Set; Oper Frankfurt p. Katharina Thoma
Barry, Gerald (*1952)
 OUP
The Importance of Being Earnest  (WP) 17-22 Mar; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. Sam Brown  14-22 Jun; London, Linbury Studio Theatre
The Triumph of Beauty and Deceit  (NP) 16-23 Feb; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Sam Brown
Battistelli, Giorgio (*1953)
 Ricordi
Divorzio all'italiana  11-16 Jun; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. David Pountney
The Embalmer  9 Abr; Music Biennale Zagreb
Baumgartner, Roland (*1959)
Maria Theresia Neoromantic opera in three acts;  (WP) 11 Oct-20 Jun; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre // 14 Oct; Szeged p. Ladislav Adamík  14 Oct; Szeged, Armel Festival and Competition p. Ladislav Adamík
Bedford, Luke (*1978)
 Universal Edition
Seven Angels  21-30 Jun; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Heiko Hentschel
Beimel, Thomas (*1967)
 www.thomasbeimel.de
Vom guten ton - die welt ist voll geplapper Musiktheater für vier Singstimmen, vier Bläser und Zupforchester;  (WP) 21 Oct-16 Des; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Cornelie Müller
Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835)
Beatrice di Tenda  (NP) 3 Nov-9 Des; Landestheater Niederbayern (Landshut, Passau, Straubing) p. Sebastian Kerssenbrock
Il pirata  (concert) 1 Oct; Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro  (concert) 4-7 Gen; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
La straniera  (concert) 24 Nov; Festspielhaus Baden-Baden  (NP) 23 Jun-14 Jul; Zurich, Festspiele Zürich p. Christof Loy  (NP) 23 Jun-14 Jul; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Christof Loy
Beneš, X Jara (1897-1949)
Na tý louce zelený  5 Set-31 Des; Ustí nad Labem, North Bohemian Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Ruze z Argentiny  (NP) 14 Oct-15 Mai; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre
Uličnice  8 Set-10 Mar; Silesian Theatre Opava
Benjamin, George (*1960)
 Faber Music
Written on Skin  (NP) 6-23 Oct; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Katie Mitchell  (NP) 23-30 Nov; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Katie Mitchell  8-22 Mar; London, Royal Opera p. Katie Mitchell  (NP) 28-31 Mai; Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino p. Katie Mitchell  14-17 Jun; Wiener Festwochen p. Katie Mitchell  (NP) 23 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele p. Katie Mitchell  (concert) 12 Ago; Tanglewood
Benjamin, Tim
 timbenjamin.com
Emily  4-6 Jul; Todmorden, Radius
Berkeley, Michael (*1948)
 www.michaelberkeley.co.uk
 OUP
A Dinner Engagement Comic opera in one act. (Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh, 1954); Libretto: Paul Dehn;  26 Oct-3 Nov; Wexford Festival Opera p. Caitriona McLaughlin
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict  (NP) 16 Feb-14 Jun; Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar p. Gabriele Wiesmüller  (NP) 17-29 Abr; Theater an der Wien p. Kasper Holten
Benvenuto Cellini  (concert) 1 Jun; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
L'enfance du Christ  (concert) 29-31 Mai; Paris, Festival de Saint-Denis
La mort de Cléopâtre  (concert) 14 Jun; Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
Roméo et Juliette  (concert) 9-10 Mai; Lisboa, Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém  (concert) 3 Jul; Bad Kissingen, Kissinger Sommer Festival
Bernstein, Leonard (1918-1990)
Mass  (NP) 29 Gen-17 Jun; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre  11 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Bersa, Blagoje (1873-1934)
Der Schuster von Delft  (NP) 19 Oct-11 Nov; CNT Zagreb p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Bertelli, Giovanni (*1980)
AMGD 'aestethica more geometrico demonstrata'; Pantomima per 5 cantanti e 2 percussionisti, 45' (2012);  (WP) 10 Oct; La Biennale di Venezia p. Kristiina Helin
Bianchi, Oscar (*1975)
 www.oscarbianchi.com
Thanks to my eyes Libretto: Joël Pommerat, after his own play 'Grâce à mes yeux';  28 Set; Strasbourg, Musica p. Joël Pommerat
Bilegjargal, Kh (1954-2008)
Tears of a Lama  18 Nov-17 Mai; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Binder, Carl (1816-1860)
Tannhäuser Opera parody by Nestroy, 1857;  12-14 Jul; Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg p. Claudia Eder
Birtwistle, Harrison (*1934)
Gawain  26 Jul-15 Ago; Salzburger Festspiele p. Alvis Hermanis
The Minotaur  17-28 Gen; London, Royal Opera p. Stephen Langridge
Bizet, Georges (1838-1875)
Le Docteur Miracle Family performance;  10 Nov-27 Abr; The Dallas Opera
Bjelinski, Bruno (1909-1992)
Pčelica Maja Fairy Tale opera (1963);  3 Jun; HNK Ivana pl Zajca Rijeka p. Ivan Leo Lemo
Blanchard, Terence (*1962)
 www.terenceblanchard.com
Champion Jazz opera about the events surrounding the 1962 televised win of world boxing champion Emile Griffith that cost his opponent's life;  (WP) 15-30 Jun; Opera Theatre of Saint Louis p. James Robinson
Blecharz, Wojtek (*1981)
Transcryptum  23-28 Mai; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Wojtek Blecharz
Bloch, Ernest (1880-1959)
Macbeth  15-23 Jun; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Blodek, Vilém (1834-1874)
V studni  4 Nov; Ustí nad Labem, North Bohemian Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Blow, John (1649-1708)
Venus and Adonis  11-13 Oct; Théâtre de Caen p. Louise Moaty  19-23 Oct; Opéra de Lille p. Louise Moaty  9-10 Nov; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Louise Moaty, Florence Becaillou  9 Des; Atelier Lyrique de Tourcoing  12-15 Des; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Louise Moaty  (NP) 6-9 Gen; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Louise Moaty  (NP) 14-20 Gen; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Louise Moaty  (NP) 14-19 Ago; Innsbruck, Festwochen der Alten Musik p. Laurence Dale
Boccadoro, Carlo (*1963)
Boletus Composer John Cage's appearance on an Italian quiz show as an expert on mushrooms; Intermezzo buffo in one act for tenor and a quintet of strings; Libretto: Giuseppe Di Leva;  (WP) 12 Oct; Narni, Associazione In Canto p. Cesare Scarton
Bocharov, Vladimir
Morozko  28 Des-3 Gen; Ekaterinburg Opera House p. Leonid Yakushev
Bond, Victoria (*1945)
 www.victoriabond.com/
Mrs President The story of Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for the American presidency, in 1872; Semi-staged. First full performance of the score with orchestra; Libretto: Hillary Bell;  (WP) 5-7 Oct; Anchorage Opera p. Lemuel Wade
Bortnyansky, Dmitry Stepanovich (1751-1825)
Alcide dramma per musica, 1778;  (NP) 4-20 Jun; Odessa Opera and Ballet
Braga, Francisco (1868-1945)
Jupyra  (concert) 4 Jul; Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
Braunfels, Walter (1882-1954)
Szenen aus dem Leben der Heiligen Johanna  16-29 Nov; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Carl Hegemann  (concert) 1 Ago; Salzburger Festspiele
Bredemeyer, Reiner (1929-1995)
 www.reiner-bredemeyer.de
Der Neinsager  (NP) 2-21 Mai; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Aniara Amos
Bretón, Tomás (1850-1923)
La verbena de la paloma  20-23 Abr; Ópera de Oviedo p. Marina Bollaín
Březina, Aleš (*1965)
Tomorrow there will be...  25 Set-19 Mar; Praha, Kolowrat Theatre  5 Oct; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Jiří Nekvasil
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Billy Budd  (NP) 24 Gen-25 Abr; St Petersburg, Mikhailovsky Theatre  10-25 Ago; Glyndebourne Festival Opera p. Michael Grandage  16-26 Ago; Santiago, Teatro Municipal p. Marcelo Lombardero
Curlew River  9-13 Des; New York, The Juilliard School  25 Mar-4 Abr; Wiener Kammeroper p. Carlos Wagner  16-18 Jun; Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts p. Frederic Wake-Walker  27 Jun; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Mario Martone  14 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Frederic Wake-Walker
Gloriana  (NP) 24 Mar-6 Abr; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Richard Jones  20 Jun-6 Jul; London, Royal Opera p. Richard Jones
Noye's Fludde  14-16 Feb; Pacific Opera Victoria p. Alison Greene  30 Jun; Auckland, New Zealand Opera // 7 Jul; Auckland // 14 Jul; Henderson p. Julie Nolan  3-4 Jul; Cheltenham, International Festival of Music p. Edward Derbyshire  4-6 Jul; Bühnen der Stadt Gera p. Felix Eckerle
Owen Wingrave New chamber orchestration for 15 instruments by David Matthews;  (NP) 11 Gen; Heemstede, Opera Trionfo // 14 Gen; Groningen // 17 Gen; Den Haag // 31 Gen; Heerenveen // 2 Feb; Arnhem // 17 Feb; Heerlen // 20 Feb; Amsterdam // 24 Feb; Rotterdam // 20 Mar; Utrecht p. Floris Visser  13-17 Mar; Opera Philadelphia p. Daniel Fish  (NP) 5-12 Jun; London, Guildhall School of Music and Drama (GSMD) p. Kelly Robinson  4-6 Jul; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 17-21 Mar; Colmar // 7-11 Abr; Mulhouse p. Christophe Gayral  8-11 Ago; The Banff Centre p. Kelly Robinson
Paul Bunyan  (NP) 23-24 Ago; Cardiff, Welsh National Opera p. Martin Constantine
Phaedra  25-27 Mar; Dublin, The Lir p. Gavin Quinn
The Beggar's Opera  3-4 Abr; Opéra National de Montpellier p. Benjamin Prins
The Burning Fiery Furnace  17-19 Jun; Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts p. Frederic Wake-Walker  5 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Frederic Wake-Walker  17 Ago; Chicago, Ravinia Festival p. Michael Ehrman
The Canticles  10-12 Jul; London, Royal Opera p. Neil Bartlett, Paule Constable
The Golden Vanity sv:Elever från Adolf Fredriks musikklasser; en:Pupils from Adolf Fredriks music school;  18-30 Mai; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Caroline Petrick
The Prodigal Son  25 Mar-4 Abr; Wiener Kammeroper p. Carlos Wagner  17-19 Jun; Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts p. Frederic Wake-Walker  (NP) 4-14 Jul; Festival Retz p. Monika Steiner  15 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Frederic Wake-Walker
War Requiem  (NP) 16 Mai-15 Jun; Theater Basel p. Calixto Bieito  5 Jun; Bergen International Festival  23 Jun; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Bröder, Alois (*1961)
 www.alois-broeder.de
The Wives of the Dead Opera in two versions, 100'; Libretto: Alois Bröder, after a tale by Nathaniel Hawthorne;  (WP) 2 Feb-14 Abr; Theater Erfurt p. Gabriele Rech
Bruce, David (*1970)
 www.davidbruce.net
The Firework-Maker's Daughter Libretto: Glyn Maxwell, after the novel by Philip Pullman;  (WP) 23-26 Mar; London, The Opera Group // 30 Mar; Huddersfield // 3-13 Abr; London // 17-18 Mai; Watford // 21-22 Mai; Bury St Edmund's // 24-25 Mai; Buxton // 28-29 Mai; Oxford // 31 Mai-1 Jun; Newcastle // 2-12 Mai; New York
Bružaitė, Zita (*1966)
 MIC.lt
Grybų karas ir taika War and Peace of Mushrooms. Small opera parody for children;  18 Nov-14 Abr; Kaunas State Musical Theatre p. Aidas Giniotis
Voro vestuvės Wedding of a Spider. Opera-ballet for children in 2 acts;  9 Des-17 Mar; Kaunas State Musical Theatre
Bryars, Gavin (*1943)
 www.gavinbryars.com
The Paper Nautilus  (NP) 7-9 Set; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Caccini, Giulio (1551-1618)
L'Euridice  23-25 Ago; Innsbruck, Festwochen der Alten Musik p. Hinrich Horstkotte
Cage, John (1912-1992)
Europeras I and II  (NP) 17 Ago-2 Set 2012; Ruhr Triennale p. Heiner Goebbels
Cagnoni, Antonio (1828-1896)
Il re Lear Oper am Klavier;  26 Gen; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Carlone, Fabrizio (*1970)
Bonjour M Gaugin Chamber opera, after texts by Paul Gaugin and his contemporaries; (Teatro Fondamenta Nuove Venezia 13 10 2005);  (NP) 6-14 Abr; Berkeley, West Edge Opera p. Mark Streshinsky
Carrara, Cristian (*1977)
 www.cristiancarrara.it
Oliver Twist  (WP) 16-17 Des; Modena, Teatro Comunale p. Soo Sho
Carter, Elliott (1908-2012)
 Boosey&Hawkes
What Next?  (NP) 30 Nov-2 Des; Opéra National de Montpellier p. Urs Schönebaum
Casals, Pablo (1876-1973)
El Pessebre  14-16 Des; Barcelona, L'Auditori
Catalani, Alfredo (1854-1893)
La Wally  (NP) 20 Set-24 Feb; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre p. Václav Klemens  (NP) 29 Set-3 Feb; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Johannes Reitmeier  (NP) 20 Oct-16 Des; Theater St Gallen p. Guy Joosten
Catán, Daniel (1949-2011)
Florencia en el Amazonas  19-27 Gen; Salt Lake City, Utah Opera p. Jose Maria Condemi
Il Postino  (NP) 17-28 Jul; Madrid, Teatro Real p. Ron Daniels
La hija de Rappaccini  (NP) 17-24 Jun; New York, Gotham Chamber Opera p. Rebecca Taichman
Cavalieri, Emilio de' (c1550-1602)
Rappresentatione di anima, et di corpo  (NP) 29 Jun-7 Jul; Oper Frankfurt p. Hendrik Müller
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Elena  (NP) 7-21 Jul; Festival d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence p. Jean-Yves Ruf
Eliogabalo US Professional Stage Premiere;  (NP) 15-29 Mar; New York, Gotham Chamber Opera p. James Marvel
La Calisto  (concert) 16 Set; Theater an der Wien
Cera, Andrea (*1969)
 andrea.cera.free.fr
Fuga straniera con moto  (WP) 7-9 Set; Spoleto, Teatro Lirico Sperimentale p. Mario Perrotta
Cerha, Friedrich (*1926)
 www.friedrich-cerha.com
Der Präsident  (NP) 1-14 Jun; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Josef E Köpplinger
Chabrier, Emmanuel (1841-1894)
L'étoile  9 Nov-15 Mar; Oper Frankfurt p. David Alden  (NP) 2 Des-2 Mar; Theater Augsburg p. Aron Stiehl  (NP) 28 Des-3 Gen; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. Emmanuelle Bastet
Le Roi malgré lui  (NP) 25 Oct-3 Nov; Wexford Festival Opera p. Thaddeus Strassberger
Charpentier, Marc-Antoine (1643-1704)
Acteon  (NP) 1-3 Feb; Opéra de Dijon p. Damien Caille-Perret  5-9 Mar; Opéra de Lille p. Damien Caille-Perret, Yves Lenoir  (NP) 1-2 Mai; Washington, Opera Lafayette p. Seán Curran
David et Jonathas  14-24 Gen; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Andreas Homoki  3-5 Feb; Théâtre de Caen p. Andreas Homoki  17-21 Abr; New York, Brooklyn Academy of Music p. Andreas Homoki
Médée  (NP) 12-23 Oct; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Pierre Audi  6-15 Nov; Opéra de Lille p. Pierre Audi  (NP) 15 Feb-16 Mar; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. David McVicar
Chauls, Robert (*1942)
Alice in Wonderland  19 Set-7 Mai; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Cherubini, Luigi (1760-1842)
Medea  10-16 Des; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Krzysztof Warlikowski  12-15 Gen; Antalya State Opera and Ballet  (NP) 20 Abr-16 Jun; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Johannes Reitmeier, Roger E Boggasch
Christiné, Henri (1867-1941)
Phi-Phi  21 Jul-14 Ago; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Ciampi, Vincenzo (1719-1762)
La favola de' tre gobbi  (NP) 14-16 Set; Spoleto, Teatro Lirico Sperimentale // 13 Set; Foligno p. Giorgio Bongiovanni
Cikker, Jan (1911-1989)
Coriolanus  30 Set; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre
Cilea, Francesco (1866-1950)
L'arlesiana  (NP) 24 Oct-2 Nov; Wexford Festival Opera p. Rosetta Cucchi
Cimarosa, Domenico (1749-1801)
Il marito disperato  15-16 Mar; Hong Kong Arts Festival
Il matrimonio segreto  (NP) 4 Oct-21 Feb; Saratov Opera and Ballet  (NP) 5-7 Oct; Novara, Teatro Coccia p. Marco Castoldi  28 Nov-2 Des; Treviso, Teatro Comunale p. Italo Nunziata  (NP) 26 Gen-3 Feb; Pittsburgh Opera p. Stephanie Havey  14-24 Mar; Torino, Teatro Regio p. Vittorio Borrelli(original)  3-5 Mai; Ferrara, Teatro Comunale p. Italo Nunziata  (NP) 3 Mai-1 Jun; Theater Nordhausen p. Tilman Hecker  29 Mai-9 Jun; Stockholm, Drottningholms Slottsteater p. Deda Cristina Colonna  (NP) 29-30 Jun; Spoleto, Festival dei Due Mondi p. Quirino Conti
Cipullo, Tom (*1960)
Glory Denied  21 Abr-11 Mai; Fort Worth Opera p. Dean Anthony
Colonna, Giovanni Paolo (1637-1695)
La caduta di Gierusalemme Oratorio (Modena, 1688); Prima esecuzione integrale in età contemporanea / First performance in modern times;  (NP) 13-14 Jul; Opera Barga Festival p. Dagny Müller
Combier, Jérôme (*1971)
Terre et cendres  10 Mar; Lyon, Biennale Musiques en Scène p. Yoichi Oida
Copeland, Stewart (*1952)
 www.stewartcopeland.net
The Tell-Tale Heart  11-19 Mai; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Corbett, Sidney (*1960)
 www.sidneycorbett.de
Das grosse Heft  (WP) 16 Mar-2 Mai; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Alexander May
Cornelius, Peter (1824-1874)
Der Barbier von Bagdad  (NP) 27 Abr-3 Jul; Landestheater Coburg // 14 Mai; Fürth p. Alessandro Talevi
Cui, Cesar Antonovich (1835-1918)
Puss in Boots  20 Oct-17 Nov; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Isabel Ostermann
Cuomo, Douglas J (*1958)
 www.douglasjcuomo.com
Doubt The Bronx, 1964 - Suspicion ignites a battle of wills. Sister Aloysius embarks on a personal crusade to ruin Father Flynn, whom she accuses of abusing their school's only black student.; Libretto: John Patrick Shanley, after his own play and its film adaption;  (WP) 26 Gen-3 Feb; Minneapolis, Minnesota Opera p. Kevin Newbury
Czernowin, Chaya (*1957)
 Schott Music
Pnima  (NP) 29 Ago; Internationale Musikfestwochen Luzern p. David Hermann  (NP) 29 Ago; Luzerner Theater p. David Hermann
Dallapiccola, Luigi (1904-1975)
Il prigioniero  (NP) 2-15 Nov; Madrid, Teatro Real p. Lluís Pasqual  29 Mar-13 Abr; Opéra de Lyon p. Alex Ollé
Damdinsuren, B (1919-1992)
Three Dramatic Characters  21 Oct-29 Jun; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Dargomizhsky, Alexander Sergeyevich (1813-1869)
Rusalka  29 Nov-31 Mar; Saratov Opera and Ballet  8 Des-2 Mar; Nizhni Novgorod, State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Pushkin  (NP) 24 Mai-30 Jun; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
David, Félicien (1810-1876)
Lalla-Roukh Modern premiere of this important musical landmark of the orientalist movement, based on the poem by the Irish poet Thomas Moore;  (NP) 26 Gen; Washington, Opera Lafayette // 31 Gen; New York p. Bernard Deletré
Davies, Peter Maxwell (*1934)
Eight Songs for a Mad King  26 Mar; Cardiff, Music Theatre Wales // 17 Abr; Aberystwyth // 18 Abr; Mold p. Michael McCarthy  16 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Michael McCarthy
Kommilitonen!  5 Mai-20 Jun; Stadttheater Giessen p. Cathérine Miville
The Lighthouse  23 Set-28 Nov; Stadttheater Bremerhaven p. Ulrich Mokrusch  (NP) 11-13 Oct; London, English Touring Opera // 16 Oct; Cambridge // 24 Oct; Exeter // 1 Nov; Harrogate // 6 Nov; Bath // 9 Nov; Snape p. Ted Huffman
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
L'Enfant prodigue  (NP) 11-13 Gen; Ancona, Teatro delle Muse p. Arnaud Bernard
Le Martyre de Saint Sébastien  21-22 Feb; Lisboa, Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém p. Jean-Philippe Clarac, Olivier Deloeuil
Dediu, Dan (*1967)
 www.dandediu.ro
O scrisoare pierdută  (WP) 16 Des-25 Mai; Bucuresti, Bucharest National Opera p. Ştefan Neagrău
Delius, Frederick (1862-1934)
A Village Romeo and Juliet  14 Oct-30 Des; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Arila Siegert  (NP) 26 Oct-4 Nov; Wexford Festival Opera p. Stephen Medcalf, Rodula Gaitanou
Demestres, Alberto García (*1960)
Wow!  (WP) 14 Ago; Festival Castell de Peralada p. Xavier Alberti
Demiriş, Okan (1940-2010)
IV. Murat  16 Nov-6 Des; Izmir State Opera and Ballet  (NP) 28 Feb-11 Mai; Samsun State Opera and Ballet
Karyağdi Hatun  (NP) 15 Des-6 Mar; Ankara State Opera and Ballet
Yusuf ile züleyha  8-15 Des; Istanbul State Opera
Denev, Lubomir (*1951)
Cain Chamber opera mystery, after the poem by Lord Byron;  (WP) 2-4 Des; Ruse, State Opera Rousse p. Lubomir Denev
Denisov, Edison (1929-1996)
L'Écume des jours  (NP) 1 Des-21 Jul; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Jossi Wieler, Sergio Morabito
Dietsch, Pierre-Louis (1808-1865)
Le Vaisseau fantôme  (concert) 4 Jun; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Belisario  (NP) 21-23 Set; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo p. Luigi Barilone
Il campanello di notte  7 Nov-20 Mar; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  (NP) 16-22 Des; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Riccardo Canessa
L'assedio di Calais  9 Mar; London, English Touring Opera // 22 Mar; Exeter // 27 Mar; Norwich // 13 Abr; York // 20 Abr; Snape // 27 Gen; Buxton // 2 Mai; Cheltenham // 11 Mai; Warwick // 16 Mai; Perth // 21 Mai; Cambridge p. James Conway
La favorite  (NP) 7-19 Feb; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Valérie Nègre
Pietro il Grande Comic melodrama in two acts; Libretto: Gherardo Bevilacqua Aldobrandini, after the play Le Menuisier by Alexandre Duval';  31 Mar-5 Mai; St Petersburg Chamber Opera
Poliuto  (concert) 24 Nov-2 Des; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Dosenko, Yevhen
The Magic Flint  4 Gen-14 Jul; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Dove, Jonathan (*1959)
 www.jonathandove.com
Swanhunter  12 Feb-9 Abr; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Jürgen Weber
Dubovský, Milan (*1940)
Big Doctor's Fairy Tale  (NP) 6 Des-29 Jun; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre  11-29 Jun; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre p. Andrea Hlinková
Duchnowski, Cezary (*1971)
Marta's Garden  3 Oct; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Duit, Erke (*1957)
 www.erkeduit.at
Ja Schatz Die Liebe ist ein seltsames Spiel;  (WP) 21+ Set; Theater St Gallen p. Erke Duit
Dukas, Paul (1865-1935)
Ariane et Barbe-bleue  (NP) 7-11 Des; Opéra de Dijon p. Lilo Baur
Dunayevsky, Isaak Iosifovich (1900-1955)
Belaya akatsiya  1 Des-23 Mar; Nizhni Novgorod, State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Pushkin  7 Des-28 Abr; Rostov State Opera
Durón, Sebastián (1660-1716)
El imposible mayor en amor le vence Amor Zarzuela in zwei Auftritten (1710);  3-11 Ago; Grein, Donau Festwochen p. Manuela Kloibmüller
Dusapin, Pascal (*1955)
Medeamaterial  9-10 Nov; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Sasha Waltz  2 Des-9 Feb; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  8-10 Mar; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Barbara Wysocka
O Mensch! Vanessa Wagner, piano;  10 Set; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Pascal Dusapin  25 Nov; Opéra de Rouen Haute-Normandie p. Pascal Dusapin
Passion  30 Ago-5 Set 2012; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Sasha Waltz
Dvořák,A, Antonin (1841-1904)
Armida  4 Oct-14 Gen; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre p. Jiří Nekvasil
Jakobín  4 Set-1 Jun; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Jiří Heřman  28 Jun; Litomysl, Smetana Opera Festival p. Jiří Heřman
The Devil and Kate  4 Nov-22 Jun; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Marián Chudovský  (NP) 24 Feb-7 Mai; Silesian Theatre Opava p. Lubor Cukr
Dvořák,J, Jan (*1971)
 www.jan-dvorak.de
20.000 Meilen unter dem Meer  (NP) 14-22 Jun; Staatstheater Cottbus p. Thomas Fiedler
Dzenītis, Andris (*1978)
 dzenitis.webs.com
Dauka Libretto: Kārlis Vērdiņš, after the classic children's tale by Sudrabu Edžus;  (WP) 9 Set-14 Jun; Riga, Latvian National Opera p. Ināra Slucka
Eggert, Moritz (*1965)
 www.moritzeggert.de/
Tragedy of a Friendship Jan Fabre's new opera depicts both the friendship and feud between Wagner and Nietzsche.; Libretto: Stefan Hertmans;  15-16 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival p. Jan Fabre
Elgar, Edward (1857-1934)
The Dream of Gerontius  (concert) 12 Mai; Dresden, Dresdner Musikfestspiele
Enescu, George (1881-1955)
Oedipe  27 Gen; Bucuresti, Bucharest National Opera p. Anda Tabacaru Hogea
Eötvös, Peter (*1944)
 www.eotvospeter.com
Angels in America Opera in two parts, 140' (Paris Châtelet, 2004); An account of AIDS in the Reagan years; Libretto: Mari Mezei, after the play by Tony Kushner  29 Set; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Lady Sarashina  7-14 Abr; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Ushio Amagatsu
Love and Other Demons Opera in two acts (Glyndebourne, Aug 2008); Libretto: Kornel Hamvai, after the novel by Gabriel García Márquez; When a young girl shows no ill effects after being bitten by a rabid dog, the townsfolk think she might be possessed  1-21 Jun; Stadttheater Bremerhaven p. Andrej Woron
Tri Sestri  (NP) 9 Mar-14 Abr; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Herbert Fritsch
Erkel, Ferenc (1810-1893)
Bánk bán  13-23 Mar; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Csaba Káel  16-20 Abr; Miskolc National Theatre p. Máté Szabó
Hunyadi László  (NP) 28 Set-9 Jun; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Gábor Szűcs
Escaich, Thierry (*1975)
Claude  (WP) 27 Mar-14 Abr; Opéra de Lyon p. Olivier Py
Fagin, Gary S (*1951)
A Distant Love Music theatre for two voices and string quartet; Libretto: Terry Quinn, after the correspondence of John and Abigail Adams;  14-15 Jun; New York, Chelsea Opera p. Lynne Hayden-Findlay
Falvetti, Michelangelo (1642-1692)
Nabucco Oratorio (1683);  14 Set; Festival d'Ambronay  29 Nov; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne
Fauré, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Pénélope  (concert) 20 Jun; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Feldhandler, Jean-Christophe (*1962)
 www.jcfeldhandler.com/
Fanfare fragile Michel Doneda: saxophone; Jean-Christophe Feldhandler: percussions; Marc Feld: récitant;  (WP) 7 Des; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial
Feldman, Morton (1926-1987)
Neither  (NP) 19 Abr-3 Mai; Stadttheater Bern p. Matthias Rebstock  (NP) 24-25 Mai; Bergen International Festival p. Sven Sören Beyer, Christiane Neudecker
Fénelon, Philippe (*1952)
JJR (Citoyen de Genève)  (WP) 11-24 Set; Grand Théâtre de Genève p. Robert Carsen,Christian Rath
Ferrero, Lorenzo (*1951)
 Ricordi
Charlotte Corday Oper in drei Akten (Roma, 1989);  27 Abr-5 Mai; Theater Freiberg // 11 Mai-7 Jun; Freiberg p. Judica Semler
Finzi, Aldo (1897-1945)
 www.aldo-finzi.com/
La serenata al vento A belated world premiere for Finzi's opera, reportedly the winner of La Scala's 1938 competition for new opera but blocked by Fascist Italy's equivalent of the Entartete Musik laws; Opera in tre atti (1931); Libretto: Carlo Veneziani;  (WP) 1 Des; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo p. Otello Cenci
Fister, Roland (*1972)
Dorian Gray Musical-opera after the novel by Oscar Wilde;  (WP) 8 Jun-10 Jul; Landestheater Coburg p. Bodo Busse
Fleyshman, Veniamin Iosifovich (1913-1941)
Skripka Rotshil'da  (NP) 26 Gen-14 Abr; Gdansk, Opera Bałtycka p. Marek Weiss
Flotow, Friedrich (1812-1883)
Martha  17 Gen-18 Mai; Theater Heilbronn  15 Mar; Kaunas State Musical Theatre p. Gintas Žilys
Floyd, Carlisle (*1926)
Of Mice and Men  9-23 Mar; Sarasota Opera p. Michael Unger
Susannah A musical drama in two acts, 105' (1956); An innocent woman is victimised by a narrow Evangelical community in rural Tennessee  17-19 Mai; Boise, Opera Idaho p. Elise Sandell
Wuthering Heights  9-23 Nov; Theater Freiberg p. Judica Semler
Foerster, Anton (1837-1926)
Gorenjski slavček Lyrical comic opera in 3 acts. Ljubljana, 1896;  (NP) 13 Mar-22 Mai; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Vito Taufer
Fortner, Wolfgang (1907-1987)
 Schott
Die Bluthochzeit Lyrische Tragödie in zwei Akten von Federico García Lorca;  (NP) 13 Gen-17 Mar; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Christian von Götz
Fortunato, Antonio (*1946)
 www.antoniofortunatocompositore.it/
Falcone e Borsellino Antonio Fortunato's opera on the murdered anti-mafia magistrates receives its stage premiere after concert performances in Palermo.;  (WP) 6-7 Abr; Pisa, Teatro Comunale Verdi p. Lorenzo Maria Mucci
Foss, Lukas (1922-2009)
 Carl Fischer
Introductions and Good-Byes 'Operatic Cabaret' Hindemith: There and Back; Barber: A Hand of Bridge; Foss: Introductions and Goodbyes;  (NP) 18 Mai-15 Jun; CNT Zagreb p. Jasna Žarić
Fourgon, Michel (*1968)
Lolo Ferrari  (WP) 8-12 Mar; Opéra de Rouen Haute-Normandie p. Michaël Delaunoy
Fox, Malcolm (1946-1997)
Sid, the serpent who wanted to sing  25 Set-18 Mai; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Francesconi, Luca (*1956)
 Ricordi
Quartett  (concert) 19 Mar; Paris, Cité de la musique  1-2 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival p. Alex Ollé
Franck, César (1822-1890)
 www.cesar-franck.org/
Stradella The Théâtre Royal reopens after a three year complete restoration, with a newly orchestrated version of the liégeois composer's first opera; Opéra en trois actes (Opéra de Paris, 1837);  (NP) 19-29 Set; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie p. Jaco van Dormael
Frandsen, John (*1956)
 www.johnfrandsen.eu
Egoland Ivar Gjørup's cartoon anti-hero Divus Madsen returns from the comic-strip afterlife to seek the Meaning of Life; Libretto: Ivar Gjørup;  (WP) 27-30 Ago; Aarhus Sommeropera // 10-11 Set; København p. Jan Maagaard
Franz, Vladimir (*1959)
 franz.wz.cz
The War with the Newts  (WP) 10 Gen-3 Mar; Praha, State Opera p. David Drábek
Frost, Ben (*1980)
 www.ethermachines.com
The Wasp Factory An opera for three performers, string quintet and electronics, 75'; Libretto: David Pountney, after the novel by Iain Banks;  (WP) 1-3 Ago; Bregenz Festival // 26-28 Set; Berlin p. Ben Frost
Gail, Sophie (1775-1819)
Les deux jaloux Opéra-comique in 1 act (Paris 1813);  20-28 Jul; Neuburg an der Donau, Neuburger Kammeroper
Gasser, Nolan (*1964)
 www.nolangasser.com
The Secret Garden Libretto: Carey Harrison, after the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett; Approximate running time: 2 hours with one intermission;  (WP) 1-10 Mar; San Francisco Opera p. Jose Maria Condemi
Gassmann, Florian Leopold (1729-1774)
L'opera seria  (NP) 9 Set-2 Oct; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Michiel Dijkema  24-27 Ago; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Michiel Dijkema
Gast, Peter (1854-1918)
Der Löwe von Venedig Komische Oper in 3 Akten (Gdansk, 1891);  (NP) 7 Abr-19 Mai; Annaberg-Buchholz, Eduard-von-Winterstein-Theater Annaberg
Gaztambide, Joaquin (1822-1870)
El Juramento  23 Nov-16 Des; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Emilio Sagi  10 Mai; Pamplona, Asociación Gayarre Amigos de la Ópera p. Emilio Sagi
Genée, Richard (1823-1895)
Der Musikfeind  (NP) 11 Nov-11 Mai; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Anke Rauthmann
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Crazy For You  6 Abr-7 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Kerstin Polenske
Gervasoni, Stefano (*1962)
 www.stefanogervasoni.net/
Limbus Limbo Opéra comique: Apéro bouffe en sept scènes, 90'; Libretto: Patrick Hahn;  (WP) 22-23 Set; Strasbourg, Musica p. Ingrid von Wantoch Rekowski
Gill, Richard (*1942)
Sleeping Beauty Richard Gill's sixty minute 'magical musical fairy tale' is suitable for everyone from the age of 6+;  (WP) 17-19 Gen; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Derek Taylor
Giménez, Gerónimo (1854-1923)
Der Barbier von Barmen  (NP) 27 Gen-12 Mai; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Björn Reinke
Giner, Salvador (1832-1911)
L'Indovina To mark the centenary of the death of Salvador Giner; Libretto: Temistocle Solera;  (concert) 2 Mar; Valencia, Palau de la Música
Giordano, Umberto (1876-1948)
Fedora  24 Jun-13 Set 2012; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Michael Tarant  18 Des-6 Jun; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Michael Tarant  17 Gen-10 Feb; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre p. Peter Gábor
Madame Sans-Gêne  (concert) 19 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Mese Mariano  25 Mai-7 Jun; Charleston SC, Spoleto Festival USA p. Stefano Vizioli
Siberia  12-14 Oct; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Dmitry Bertman
Gladkov, Gennady Igorevich (*1935)
 www.gengladkov.ru
The Bremen Musicians  9 Nov-17 Mar; Tashkent, Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre Alisher Navoï  21 Nov-15 Mai; Kaunas State Musical Theatre
Glanert, Detlev (*1960)
 Boosey&Hawkes
Drei Wasserspiele  26-27 Jul; Montepulciano, Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte p. Georgios Kapoglou
Glass, Philip (*1937)
 www.philipglass.com
Akhnaten  (NP) 8-9 Mar; Bloomington, Indiana University Opera p. Candace Evans  8-9 Mar; Indianapolis Opera p. Candace Evans
Einstein on the Beach  9-11 Nov; Mexico City, Ópera de Bellas Artes p. Robert Wilson  (NP) 5-12 Gen; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Robert Wilson  8 Mar; Hong Kong Arts Festival p. Robert Wilson
Galileo Galilei  (NP) 11-21 Jul; Cincinnati Opera p. Ted Huffman
In the Penal Colony  30 Set; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre p. Viktorie Čermáková  10 Oct; Szeged, Armel Festival and Competition p. Viktorie Čermáková
Les Enfants Terribles  23 Nov-2 Des; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet p. Stéphane Vérité
Satyagraha  9 Jun-14 Jul; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Silviu Purcărete
Spuren der Verirrten Philip Glass' new opera opens the new Linz Musiktheater building;  (WP) 12-25 Abr; Landestheater Linz p. David Pountney
The Fall of the House of Usher  7 Set-17 Gen; Staatstheater Cottbus p. Jo Fabian  27 Gen-3 Feb; Long Beach Opera p. Ken Cazan  23 Feb-1 Mar; Chicago Opera Theater p. Ken Cazan  16 Mar-10 Mai; Stadttheater Bremerhaven p. Christian von Götz  (NP) 9 Mai-12 Jul; Theater Pforzheim p. Bettina Lell
The Perfect American The 24th opera of Philip Glass deals with the final years of Walt Disney's life, and was co-commissioned with ENO for the composer's 75th birthday; Libretto: Rudy Wurlitzer, after the novel 'Die König von Amerika' by Peter Stephan Jungk;  (WP) 22 Gen-6 Feb; Madrid, Teatro Real p. Phelim McDermott  1-28 Jun; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Phelim McDermott
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
A Life for the Tsar  14 Nov-14 Mar; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Dmitri Tcherniakov
Ruslan i Lyudmila  27 Oct-30 Mai; Ekaterinburg Opera House  27 Oct-30 Mai; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Lotfi Mansouri  11-14 Abr; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Dmitri Tcherniakov  22 Mai; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre p. Ivan Fadeyev
Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)
Alceste  (NP) 12-26 Nov; Wiener Staatsoper p. Christof Loy
Il trionfo di Clelia  14-22 Mai; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Nigel Lowery
Iphigenie en Aulide  (NP) 1 Nov-19 Gen; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Andrea Moses  (NP) 8-22 Nov; Theater an der Wien p. Torsten Fischer
L'Ivrogne corrigé  16-24 Mar; Little Opera Theatre of New York p. Philip Shneidman
Le cinesi  9 Set; Leverkusen, Bayer Kultur p. Igor Folwill
Godard, Benjamin (1849-1895)
La Vivandiere A love story set against the royalist insurrections in the Vendée during the French Revolution; Opéra-comique, in 3 acts (1895); Libretto: Henri Cain;  (concert) 24 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Goebbels, Heiner (*1952)
 www.heinergoebbels.com
Landschaft mit entfernten Verwandten  (NP) 1-9 Mai; Oper Frankfurt p. Heiner Goebbels
When the mountain changed its clothing  26-29 Set; Ruhr Triennale p. Heiner Goebbels  4-6 Mai; Bruxelles, kunstenFESTIVALdesArts p. Heiner Goebbels  25-26 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival
Goldmann, Friedrich (1941-2009)
 friedrichgoldmann.com
R. Hot bzw. die Hitze  (NP) 22 Set-8 Oct; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Isabel Ostermann
Goldmark, Karl (1830-1915)
Götz von Berlichingen Oper in fünf Akten (1902, Budapest);  13 Oct-25 Gen; Annaberg-Buchholz, Eduard-von-Winterstein-Theater Annaberg p. Ingolf Huhn
Golijov, Osvaldo (*1960)
 www.osvaldogolijov.com
Ainadamar  15-17 Feb; San Francisco, Opera Parallèle p. Brian Staufenbiel
Golob, Jani (*1948)
Ljubezen Kapital  11-18 Oct; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Vinko Möderndorfer
Gomes, Carlos (1836-1896)
Fosca  (NP) 2 Feb-27 Abr; Stadttheater Giessen p. Thomas Oliver Niehaus
Gordon, Michael (*1956)
 michaelgordonmusic.com/
Van Gogh  11-19 Mai; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Gossec, François-Joseph (1734-1829)
Thésée  (concert) 13 Nov; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Gotovac, Jakov (1895-1982)
Ero the Joker  26 Set-19 Abr; CNT Zagreb p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Gough, Orlando (*1953)
 www.boosey.com/gough
Imago A new opera for the digital age;  (WP) 7-9 Mar; Glyndebourne Festival Opera p. Susannah Waters
Road Rage Community Opera, 70'; A new toll road threatens to divide a community; Libretto: Richard Stilgoe;  (WP) 19-20 Jul; Garsington Opera p. Karen Gillingham
Gounod, Charles-Francois (1818-1893)
La colombe  5-20 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Matthew Francis  9-10 Jul; Siena, Accademia Musicale Chigiana p. Denis Krief
Granados, Enrique (1867-1916)
Goyescas  (concert) 19 Abr; Clermont-Ferrand, Centre lyrique Clermont-Auvergne
Gregoretti, Lucio (*1961)
Andante italiano alla belga  (WP) 7-9 Set; Spoleto, Teatro Lirico Sperimentale p. Mario Perrotta
La fugitiva  13-27 Abr; Theater Münster p. Jakob Seidl
Grétry, Andre-Ernest-Modeste (1741-1813)
Guillaume Tell  (NP) 7-15 Jun; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie p. Stefano Mazzonis di Pralafera
L'officier de fortune  (concert) 20 Oct; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Peer Gynt Arrangement: Ekaterina Klewitz;  16 Set-7 Oct; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Jens Kerbel  21 Oct-30 Nov; Anhaltisches Theater Dessau p. Niklas Ritter
Grütter, Martin (*1983)
 www.martingruetter.de
Orlando  (WP) 15 Jun-7 Jul; Theater Bielefeld p. Bettina Geyer, Christian Grammel, Michael E Kleine
Guerrero, Jacinto (1895-1951)
La rosa del azafrán  3 Abr; Murcia, Teatro Romea
Los Gavilanes  19-21 Abr; Teatro de Bellas Artes de Bogota  8-9 Jun; Caracas, Teatro Teresa Carreño p. Miguel Issa
Gulak-Artemovsky, Semyon Stepanovich (1813-1873)
Zaporozhets za Dunayem  13 Oct-17 Mar; Odessa Opera and Ballet  20 Nov-6 Jul; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet  22 Nov-7 Jul; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre  25 Ago; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Guridi, Jesús (1886-1961)
El caserío  21-29 Jun; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. Pablo Viar
Haas, Georg Friedrich (*1953)
Nocturno  (WP) 23 Mar; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Florian Lutz
Thomas Libretto: Händl Klaus;  (WP) 24-28 Mai; Schwetzingen SWR Festspiele p. Elisabeth Gabriel
Hadjiev, Parashkev (1912-1992)
Loud Gidiya Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Parashkev Hadjiev;  21 Des-10 Mai; Opera Varna p. Kuzman Popov
Maria Desislava  (NP) 16 Nov-1 Feb; Ruse, State Opera Rousse p. Svetozar Donev
The Golden Apple  28 Set-17 Mar; Sofia Opera and Ballet p. Yulia Krasteva
Hagen, Daron Aric (*1961)
 www.daronhagen.com
Little Nemo in Slumberland  (NP) 10-11 Nov; Sarasota Opera p. Martha Collins
Shining Brow  11-19 Jul; Opera Theatre of Pittsburgh p. Jonathan Eaton
Hahn, Reynaldo (1874-1947)
Ciboulette  16-26 Feb; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Michel Fau
O mon bel inconnu Comédie musicale;  (NP) 19-27 Oct; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch
Hajibeyov, Uzeir (1885-1948)
Arshin Mal Alan Operetta (1913);  4 Oct-22 Mai; Izmir State Opera and Ballet  5 Oct-22 Mai; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Asli and Karam  (NP) 28 Des-26 Mai; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Koroglu Opera in 5 acts. (1937, Baku); Libretto: Habib Ismayilov, after the Epic of Köroğlu;  27 Abr; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Leyli and Majnun Opera in four acts (1908, Baku);  23 Set-5 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Hajibeyov, Zulfugar (1884-1950)
Ashiq Qarib  9 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Hakola, Kimmo (*1958)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/hakola+kimmo
Akseli Monologue opera on the life of the artist Akseli Gallen-Kallelan; Libretto: Pekka Hakon;  (WP) 28 Feb-17 Mar; Helsinki, Finnish Chamber Opera p. Vilppu Kiljunen
Halffter, Cristóbal (*1930)
Schachnovelle The Royal Game, after Stefan Zweig;  (WP) 18 Mai-19 Jun; Theater Kiel p. Daniel Karasek
Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759)
Aci, Galatea e Polifemo  31 Jul-4 Ago; København, Copenhagen Opera Festival p. Deda Cristina Colonna
Alessandro  20-24 Feb; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Alexander Fahima  25 Mai; Wiesbaden, Hessiches Staatstheater p. Lucinda Childs  31 Mai-2 Jun; Opéra Royal de Versailles p. Lucinda Childs  (concert) 4-12 Jun; Opéra de Vichy p. George Petrou  (NP) 28-30 Jun; Athens-Epidaurus Festival p. Lucinda Childs
Almira Hallischen Händel-Ausgabe;  (NP) 7-14 Jun; Oper Halle p. Axel Koehler  9-16 Jun; Boston Early Music Festival p. Gilbert Blin
Amadigi di Gaula  (concert) 25 Abr; Theater an der Wien
Arianna in Creta  (concert) 20 Mar; Theater an der Wien
Belshazzar  9 Des; Barcelona, L'Auditori
Hercules  19 Gen-22 Mar; Essen, Aalto Theater p. Dietrich W Hilsdorf  (concert) 25 Abr-9 Mai; Antalya State Opera and Ballet
Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno  (concert) 28 Gen; Theater an der Wien  (NP) 16-23 Feb; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Sam Brown  21 Mar; London Handel Festival  (NP) 26 Mai-20 Jun; Stadttheater Bern p. Calixto Bieito
Imeneo  11-14 Mar; London Handel Festival p. Paul Curran  (concert) 22 Mai; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 13 Jul; Siena, Accademia Musicale Chigiana
Jephtha  22 Set-4 Oct; Cardiff, Welsh National Opera // 10 Oct; Swansea // 16 Oct; Llandudno // 23 Oct; Oxford // 30 Oct; Southampton // 7 Nov; Birmingham // 20 Nov; Liverpool // 27 Nov; Bristol p. Katie Mitchell(original)  9 Des-10 Jul; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Dietrich Hilsdorf  3-5 Mai; Boston, Handel and Haydn Society
Joshua  (NP) 30 Abr-4 Mai; Leeds, Opera North p. Charles Edwards
L'allegro, il penseroso ed il moderato  (concert) 16 Abr; London Handel Festival  (concert) 28 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Partenope  2-8 Mai; Melbourne, Opera Australia p. Christopher Alden(original)
Radamisto  (NP) 20-31 Gen; Theater an der Wien p. Vincent Boussard  (concert) 6 Feb; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Rodelinda  (concert) 26 Oct; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 13 Jun; Opera Krakowska
Sale  (WP) 4-27 Nov; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Christoph Marthaler
Saul  (NP) 7 Oct-4 Gen; Theater Bielefeld p. Jörg Behr  20 Oct; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater p. Lydia Steier  9 Feb-14 Abr; Theater Heilbronn p. Lydia Steier  (NP) 16 Mar-17 Mai; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Elisabeth Stöppler
Siroe Opera in 3 acts (1728); Premiere will be broadcast live by NDR Kultur;  10-20 Mai; Internationale Händel-Festspiele Göttingen p. Immo Karaman
Solomon  (concert) 27 Mar; Theater an der Wien
Teseo  (NP) 30 Mai-9 Jun; Oper Frankfurt p. Tilmann Köhler
Tolomeo Oper in kurz; in der Fassung von Inken Rahardt und Susann Oberacker;  5 Mai; Hamburg, Opernloft p. Inken Rahardt  9 Ago; Hamburg, Opernloft p. Inken Rahardt
Hanzlík, Tomáš (*1972)
La Dafne  16 Set-27 Abr; National Theatre Brno p. Rocc
Harbison, John (*1938)
The Great Gatsby  (concert) 11 Jul; Tanglewood
Harris, Matthew (*1956)
 matthewharrismusic.com
The Mark of Cain  (WP) 8-10 Nov; New York, Chelsea Opera p. Lynne Hayden-Findlay
Harsányi, Tibor (1898-1954)
L'histoire du petit tailleur Tout public dès 7 ans; Ensemble Instrumental des Professeurs du Conservatoire de Compiègne;  21 Mai; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial
Hartmann, Karl Amadeus (1905-1963)
 Schott Music
Simplicius Simplicissimus  24 Nov; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Harvey, Jonathan (1939-2012)
 www.vivosvoco.com/
Wagner Dream UK stage premiere of Harvey's fantasy opera based on Wagner's final days; Libretto: Jean-Claude Carrière;  6-7 Jun; Cardiff, Welsh National Opera // 12 Jun; Birmingham p. Pierre Audi
Hasse, Johann Adolf (1699-1783)
Lucio Papirio  (concert) 6 Abr; London Handel Festival
Hatze, Josip (1879-1959)
Adel i Mara  15-25 Gen; CNT Split p. Dora Ruždjak Podolski
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Die Schöpfung  17 Gen-12 Mar; National Theatre Brno p. Uwe Scholz
Il mondo della luna  (NP) 16-18 Mai; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. Emilio Sagi  (NP) 23-28 Jun; Paris, MC93 Bobigny p. David Lescot
L'isola disabitata  (concert) 12 Set; Haydn Festival Eisenstadt
Lo speziale  (NP) 8 Nov-17 Feb; Theater Basel p. Massimo Rocchi  5 Feb-16 Mar; Skopje, Macedonian Opera and Ballet p. Uschi Horner  12-16 Feb; National Theatre Brno p. Tomáš Studený  9-13 Jul; Opéra de Chambre de Genève p. Pier Paolo Pacini
Hedges, John B (*1974)
 www.johnbhedges.com
A Shipwreck Opera  (concert) 17 Mar; Chapel Hill, Long Leaf Opera
Heggie, Jake (*1961)
 www.jakeheggie.com
Dead Man Walking  9-16 Mar; Montreal, L'Opéra de Montréal p. Alain Gauthier  15-17 Mar; Eugene Opera
For a Look or a Touch  25-27 Mar; Dublin, The Lir p. Gavin Quinn
Moby-Dick Libretto: Gene Scheer;  (NP) 10 Oct-2 Nov; San Francisco Opera p. Leonard Foglia
Henze, Hans Werner (1926-2012)
Das Wundertheater  15-28 Jun; Volksoper Wien p. Thomas Schulte-Michels
Der Prinz von Homburg  (NP) 12 Gen-3 Mai; Staatstheater Mainz p. Christof Nel
El Cimarron  (NP) 29-30 Set; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Michael Kerstan
El rey de Harlem 'Imaginary Theatre' for mezzo and small ensemble, 30'. (Witten 1980);  (NP) 12 Abr; Theater Magdeburg p. Johannes Bergmann
Elegy for Young Lovers Eine Produktion des Opernstudios der Bayerischen Staatsoper;  (NP) 3-9 Mai; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Christiane Pohle
Orpheus  (NP) 15 Set-30 Oct; Staatstheater Kassel p. Johannes Wieland
Pollicino  (NP) 28 Abr-8 Mai; Wiener Staatsoper p. René Zisterer
We come to the river  (NP) 13-29 Set; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Elisabeth Stöppler
Hepplewhite, Russell (*1982)
 www.russell-hepplewhite.co.uk
Laika the Spacedog  (NP) 10 Gen; London, English Touring Opera // 22-25 Gen; London // 14 Mar; Haywards Heath // 20 Abr; Snape Maltings // 27 Abr; Macclesfield // 20 Mai; Bromley p. Tim Yealland
Hervé, (1825-1892)
Mam'zelle Nitouche  1 Nov-31 Gen; Opera Română Craiova p. Carmen Roibu  12 Gen; Constanta, Teatrul Naţional de Operă şi Balet Oleg Danovski  25 Mar-28 Abr; Ceské Budějovice, South Bohemian Theatre p. Jana Kališová
Hetzel, Grégoire (*1972)
La Chute de Fukuyama Opéra pour 5 langues, 4 solistes et choeur;  (WP) 29 Mar; Paris, Salle Pleyel
Hilsberg, Esther (*1975)
Die chinesische Nachtigall  (NP) 29 Set-22 Des; Luneburg, Theater Lüneburg p. Nilufar K Münzing
Hindemith, Paul (1895-1963)
 Schott Music
Das Nusch-Nuschi  (NP) 23 Set-14 Des; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Klaus Weise  (NP) 15-28 Jun; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Jochen Biganzoli
Hin und zurück 'Operatic Cabaret' Hindemith: There and Back; Barber: A Hand of Bridge; Foss: Introductions and Goodbyes;  (NP) 18 Mai-15 Jun; CNT Zagreb p. Jasna Žarić
Mörder, Hoffnung der Frauen  (NP) 23 Set-14 Des; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Klaus Weise  (NP) 15-28 Jun; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Jochen Biganzoli
Mathis der Maler  12-28 Des; Theater an der Wien p. Keith Warner
Neues vom Tage  (NP) 2 Mar-11 Jun; Theater Münster p. Ansgar Weigner
Sancta Susanna  (NP) 23 Set-14 Des; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Klaus Weise  (NP) 15-28 Jun; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Jochen Biganzoli
Hoca, Ali
Tulip Mania Composed to mark 400 years of Turkish-Dutch relations; Libretto: Şefik Kahramankaptan;  (WP) 2 Feb-4 Abr; Antalya State Opera and Ballet p. Murat Atak
Hoiby, Lee (1926-2011)
 www.leehoiby.com
 Schott Music
Bon Appetit! Mary Dibbern, piano;  9 Feb; The Dallas Opera  5-7 Abr; Opera Memphis
This Is the Rill Speaking  5-7 Abr; Opera Memphis
Honegger, Arthur (1892-1955)
 arthur-honegger.com
Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher  17-18 Nov; Barcelona, L'Auditori  12-19 Des; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. NN
Le roi David  15-16 Jun; Mézières
Les aventures du roi Pausole  (NP) 12-31 Des; Grand Théâtre de Genève p. Robert Sandoz
Horozić, Asim (*1958)
Hasanaginica  21-22 Feb; Istanbul State Opera // 26 Feb-2 Mar; Kadiköy  27 Mar-9 Abr; Sarajevo National Theatre p. Sulejman Kupusović
Hosokawa, Toshio (*1955)
 Schott Music
Hanjo INFEKTION! Festival für Neues Musiktheater;  (NP) 22-30 Jun; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Calixto Bieito
Matsukaze  1-3 Feb; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Sasha Waltz  (NP) 24 Mai-8 Jun; Charleston SC, Spoleto Festival USA p. Chen Shi-Zheng  19-20 Jul; New York, Lincoln Center Festival p. Chen Shi-Zheng
Humperdinck, Engelbert (1854-1921)
Königskinder  (NP) 30 Set-27 Oct; Oper Frankfurt p. David Bösch
Huszka, Jenő (1875-1960)
Gül Baba  23 Jun; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca p. József Bór
Lili bárónő  15 Set-25 Mai; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  9 Oct-10 Mai; Budapest Operetta Theatre  14-15 Mai; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre  6-9 Jun; Miskolc National Theatre p. Artur Szőcs  27 Jul; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Mária főhadnagy  8 Feb-24 Mai; Szeged National Theatre  17 Mar; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca p. Gábor Dehel
Ibert, Jacques (1890-1962)
L'Aiglon  21-28 Abr; Opéra de Lausanne p. Patrice Caurier, Moshe Leiser  17-21 Mai; Grand Théâtre de Tours p. Patrice Caurier(original)
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Şu Çilgin Türkler  10-12 Nov; Izmir State Opera and Ballet
Ivanovič, Marko (*1976)
 www.mivanovic.com
Čarokraj Libretto: Ivan Arsenjev, Petr Forman, Radek Malý, after 'The Talking Parcel' by Gerald Durrell;  8 Set-15 Jun; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Petr Forman  27-29 Ago; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Petr Forman
Iván, Sára
Ez történt Bécsben Operetta: 'That's what happened in Vienna';  21 Jun; International Opera Festival Miskolc
Janáček, Leos (1854-1928)
Osud  (NP) 16 Nov-20 Gen; National Theatre Brno p. Ansgar Haag  10 Abr-10 Mai; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Jossi Wieler,Sergio Morabito
Sarka  5-12 Feb; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza p. Ermanno Olmi
The Diary of One Who has Disappeared  (NP) 8 Nov-6 Gen; Stadttheater Bern p. Jens Daryousch Ravari
Jarrell, Michael (*1958)
 www.michaeljarrell.com
Cassandra Monodrama for actress, instrumental ensemble and electronics (1993/1997); Gerhard Wolf, after the story by Christa Wolf;  17 Mar; Berlin, MaerzMusik // 6-7 Feb; New York p. Pamela Hunter
Jávori, Ferenc
Wedding Dance Klezmer operetta (2006);  6 Oct-21 Abr; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Jenkins, Karl (*1944)
 www.karljenkins.com
Eloise  (NP) 3-24 Feb; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Kerstin Steeb  (NP) 15-27 Mar; Theater St Gallen p. Natascha Ursuliak
Jevtic, Ivan (*1947)
 ivan-jevtic.net
Mandragola  12 Mai; Beograd, Madlenianum Chamber Opera p. Slobodan Unkovski
Jommelli, Niccolo (1714-1774)
Isacco figura del Redentore  19 Mai; Salzburg, Pfingstfestspiele
Jost, Christian (*1963)
 www.christianjost.de
Der Tod klopft an  (NP) 2 Mar-28 Abr; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Anke Rauthmann
Mikropolis  27 Feb-24 Abr; Komische Oper Berlin p. Nadja Loschky
Juranić, Zoran (*1947)
The Last Flower of Summer Libretto: Luko Paljetak, Zoran Juranić;  2 Abr; Serbian National Theatre Novi Sad // 8 Abr; Zagreb p. Zoran Juranić  8 Abr; Music Biennale Zagreb p. Zoran Juranić
Kacsoh, Pongrac (1873-1923)
János Vitéz  (NP) 21 Set-29 Abr; National Theatre of Pécs  (NP) 21 Set-27 Mai; Debrecen, Csokonai Színház p. Zalán Zakariás  7 Oct-4 Nov; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca p. Gábor Dehel  (NP) 9 Mar-29 Mai; Györ, Győr National Theatre  5-28 Abr; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Sándor Palcsó
Kagel, Mauricio (1931-2008)
 www.mauricio-kagel.com
Himmelsmechanik  (WP) 22-26 Ago; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Sven Sören Beyer
Kálmán, Charles (*1929)
Das Veilchen vom Montmartre  17 Oct-17 Mai; Kaunas State Musical Theatre  30 Oct-3 Abr; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  (NP) 7 Des; Ruse, State Opera Rousse  24 Jul; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Die Herzogin von Chicago  29 Set; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  28 Des-2 Mai; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica
Die Zirkusprinzessin  15 Set-10 Feb; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  3 Oct-16 Jun; Donetsk, Donbass Opera  6 Oct; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre  27 Oct-18 Abr; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca  14 Des-21 Abr; Rostov State Opera  20-27 Jul; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
The Bayadere  26 Set-24 Mai; Rostov State Opera  28 Oct; Kaunas State Musical Theatre  29 Oct-2 Abr; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  23 Des; Komische Oper Berlin  31 Jul; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Kampe, Gordon (*1976)
 www.gordonkampe.de
Anoia  21 Des-6 Gen; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater p. Alexander Müller-Elmau
Kancheli, Giya (*1935)
The Tricks of Khanuma Operetta / musical comedy after A Tsagareli (Tbilisi, 1968);  2 Feb; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Karastoyanov, Asen (1893-1976)
Bulgarians From Olden Times  12 Oct-11 Jul; State Opera Stara Zagora p. Nicholas Aprilov
Kassern, Tadeusz (1904-1957)
Comedy of the Dumb Wife  7-17 Abr; Poznan, Teatr Wielki p. Piotr Kruszczyński
Kats-Chernin, Elena (*1957)
 MySpace
The Rage of Life  11 Mai-21 Jun; Stadttheater Bern p. Lars Franke
Kersting, Andreas (*1976)
Tod eines Bankers  (WP) 12 Abr-17 Mai; Theater Goerlitz p. Klaus Arauner
Knapik, Eugeniusz (*1951)
La libertà chiama la libertà 3rd part of the trilogy The minds of Helena Troubleyn;  30 Set; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Michał Zadara
Knussen, Oliver (*1952)
 Faber Music
Where the Wild Things Are  (NP) 16 Set-17 Gen; Theater Bremen p. John Fulljames  11-14 Oct; Los Angeles, LA Phil p. Netia Jones
Kobekin, Vladimir Alexandrovich (*1947)
Strider Opera in 2 acts, 180'; Libretto:Vladimir Kobekin, after 'The Story of a Horse' by Leo Tolstoy;  (WP) 1+ Oct; Moscow Chamber Opera Theatre named after Boris Pokrovsky p. Mikhail Kislyarov
Kogoj, Marij (1892-1956)
Črne maske Libretto: Josip Vidmar, Marij Kogoj;  10 Abr; Music Biennale Zagreb
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang (1897-1957)
Das Wunder der Heliane  (NP) 27 Set-20 Nov; National Theatre Brno p. Heinz Lukas-Kindermann
Der Ring des Polykrates  (NP) 31 Mai-16 Jun; Theater Augsburg p. Markus Trabusch
Violanta  13-22 Oct; Theatro Municipal de São Paulo p. Felipe Hirsch  (NP) 31 Mai-16 Jun; Theater Augsburg p. Markus Trabusch
Krása, Hans (1899-1944)
Brundibár  (NP) 23-26 Gen; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Cesare Scarton  13 Feb; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg p. Hermann Schneider
Kraus-Hübner, Hans (*1941)
 www.hans-kraus-huebner.de
Oh, wie schon ist Panama Kinder- und Familienoper; Libretto: Michaela Moritz, after the children's book by Janosch;  15 Mai-9 Jun; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Bärbel Stenzenberger
Kraus, Joseph Martin (1756-1792)
Proserpina  19-23 Jun; Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci p. Elisabeth Linton
Krauze, Zygmunt (*1938)
 www.zygmuntkrauze.com
The Trap  28 Set; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Ewelina Pietrowiak
Kravchenko, Boris (1929-1979)
The Tale of the Pope and of His Workman Balda Opera for children in 2 acts;  23 Mar; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Kreisler, Georg (1922-2011)
Lola Blau  23 Set-9 Nov; Bregenz, Vorarlberger Landestheater p. Marcus Harms  12 Gen-27 Mar; Theater Krefeld p. Jürgen Pöckel
Krenek, Ernst (1900-1991)
Das Geheime Konigreich  (NP) 20 Oct-22 Gen; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Manfred Weiss
Kühr, Gerd (*1952)
 www.gerd-kuehr.at
Stallerhof  (NP) 21 Abr-5 Jun; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Johannes Reitmeier
Kulenty, Hanna (*1961)
 www.hannakulenty.com
The Mother of Black-Winged Dreams  24 Oct; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Ewelina Pietrowiak
Künneke, Eduard (1885-1953)
Glückliche Reise  (NP) 31 Oct; Theater der Stadt Remscheid p. Johannes Weigand  (NP) 31 Oct-21 Mar; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Johannes Weigand  (NP) 30 Jun; Theater Vorpommern (Greifswald/ Stralsund/ Putbus) p. Horst Kupich
Kuprevičius, Giedrius (*1944)
 www.giedriuskuprevicius.lt/
Karalienė Bona Queen Bona. Opera in 3 acts, 120';  7 Oct; Kaunas State Musical Theatre p. Gintas Žilys
Kyllonen, Timo-Juhani (*1955)
 www.timo-juhanikyllonen.com
Norppaooppera Opera on climate change for children, 75'; Libretto: Iida Hämeen-Anttila;  (WP) 20-21 Jul; Savonlinna Opera Festival p. Minna Vainikainen
Lachenmann, Helmut (*1935)
 Breitkopf
Das Mädchen mit den Schwefelhölzern  (NP) 15-23 Set; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. David Hermann
Lalo, Edouard (1823-1892)
Le Roi d'Ys  (concert) 23 Mar; Opéra National de Montpellier // 25 Mar; Paris  (concert) 25 Mar; Paris, Opéra-Comique
Lampe, John Frederick (1702?-1751)
Pyramus and Thisbe  16-18 Nov; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Alexandre Borodovski
Lang, David (*1957)
 davidlangmusic.com
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field  9-11 Nov; Nashville Opera p. John Hoomes
the whisper opera Chamber opera for soprano and four instrumentalists, 60';  10-13 Ago; New York, Mostly Mozart p. Jim Findlay
Lange, Marius Felix (*1968)
Schneewittchen  6-11 Gen; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 21 Des; Colmar // 26 Gen; Mulhouse p. Waut Koeken  20-26 Abr; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet p. Waut Koeken
Lecocq, Charles (1832-1918)
La fille de Madame Angot  2-25 Ago; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Lehár, Franz (1870-1948)
Das Fürstenkind  26 Abr-30 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Volker Vogel
Der Graf von Luxemburg  4 Set-15 Mai; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Matthias Oldag  (NP) 16 Nov-8 Mar; Theater Nordhausen // 25 Feb; Duderstadt p. Wolfgang Dosch  2 Feb-20 Mai; Stadttheater Bremerhaven p. Roland Hüve  17 Mai-12 Ago; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  16 Jul; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Der Zarewitsch  (NP) 1 Des; Theater Vorpommern (Greifswald/ Stralsund/ Putbus) // 24 Nov; Greifswald // 26 Mai-8 Jun; Putbus p. Susanne Knapp  (NP) 14 Des-16 Mai; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Dagmar Hlúbková  13 Abr-28 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Volker Vogel
Giuditta  (NP) 21-30 Jun; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Robert Lehmeier
Paganini  6 Oct-29 Gen; Silesian Theatre Opava
Wo die Lerche singt Operetta in 4 scenes. (Budapest, 1918); Halb-szenische Aufführung;  15-16 Ago; Lehár Festival Bad Ischl p. Leonard Prinsloo
Zigeunerliebe  (NP) 21 Jul-1 Set 2012; Lehár Festival Bad Ischl p. Leonard Prinsloo  14 Set-4 Jun; Budapest Operetta Theatre  19 Des-7 Mai; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Dana Dinková
Leoncavallo, Ruggero (1857-1919)
I Medici  (NP) 16 Mar-14 Jun; Theater Erfurt p. Roman Hovenbitzer
Prestami tua moglie Leoncavallo's 1916 operetta 'Lend me your wife';  31 Gen-5 Feb; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch // 5-7 Abr; Zürich p. Serge Honegger
Leo, Leonardo (1694-1744)
L'ambizione delusa Commedia pastorale in due atti; Prima rappresentazione in tempi moderni;  (NP) 14 Jul-1 Ago; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria // 24 Jul; Cisternino p. Caterina Panti Liberovici
Leuschner, Felix (*1978)
 www.felixleuschner.de
Sprung in die Leere Site specific work to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Yves Klein; Libretto: Reto Finger;  (WP) 6-31 Oct; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier p. Ulla Theißen
Lidholm, Ingvar (*1921)
Ein Traumspiel  (NP) 20 Abr-15 Jun; Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar p. Christian Sedelmayer
Ligeti, György (1923-2006)
Le grand macabre  (NP) 2-7 Oct; Neue Oper Wien p. Carlos Wagner  21 Abr-1 Jun; Komische Oper Berlin p. Barrie Kosky
Lincke, Paul (1866-1946)
Casanova  20 Oct-21 Des; Theater Nordhausen p. Wolfgang Dosch
Frau Luna  28 Set-19 Feb; Bühnen der Stadt Gera p. Steffen Piontek  30 Des-1 Mai; Brandenburger Theater p. Sarah Kohrs  31 Mar; Landestheater Altenburg p. Steffen Piontek  (NP) 5-26 Mai; Radebeul, Landesbühnen Sachsen  (NP) 1 Jun-12 Jul; Oper Leipzig p. Dominik Wilgenbus  (NP) 6-30 Jun; Volksoper Wien p. Peter Lund
Lindahl, Thomas (*1953)
 www.thomaslindahl.com
Karlsson på taket  16 Mar-16 Abr; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Sally Palmquist Procopé
Linkola, Jukka (*1955)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/linkola+jukka
Robin Hood  2 Mar-13 Abr; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera p. Kari Heiskanen
Listov, Konstantin (1900-1983)
Sevastopol Waltz  19 Set-4 Abr; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy  10 Abr; Nizhni Novgorod, State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Pushkin  6 Mai; Voronezh, State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Lleó, Vicente (1870-1922)
La corte del faraón  19-23 Mar; Ópera de Oviedo p. Emilio Sagi
Lortzing, Albert (1801-1851)
Die Opernprobe Halbszenische Aufführung;  28 Oct; Staatstheater Darmstadt p. Barbara Esser, Jürgen Esser  (NP) 11 Nov-11 Mai; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Anke Rauthmann  17 Mar-24 Mai; Serbian National Theatre Novi Sad p. Miodrag Milanović  23 Mai; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater
Undine  (NP) 20 Oct-25 Gen; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg p. Wolfgang Lachnitt
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687)
Amadis  (concert) 5 Jul; Opéra Royal de Versailles  (concert) 13 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Le Bourgeois gentilhomme  26-29 Set; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Denis Podalydès  10 Oct; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial p. Catherine Hiegel
Phaëton  (concert) 26 Oct; Opéra de Lausanne
Lund, Peter (*1965)
Hexe Hillary geht in die Oper Kinderoper von Peter Lund;  22 Set-7 Mar; Annaberg-Buchholz, Eduard-von-Winterstein-Theater Annaberg p. Birgit Eckenweber  10-11 Oct; Staatstheater Cottbus p. Hauke Tesch  (NP) 17 Oct-19 Nov; Bühnen der Stadt Gera p. Cornelia Poppe  10 Gen; Landestheater Altenburg p. Cornelia Poppe  3 Feb-12 Mai; CNT Zagreb p. Ivan Leo Lemo  7-25 Ago; Volkstheater Rostock p. Babette Bartz
Luvsansharav, D (*1926)
Khan Eagle  24 Feb-14 Abr; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Lysenko, Mykola (1842-1912)
Natalka Poltavka  25 Set-13 Jun; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet  25 Oct-26 Gen; Donetsk, Donbass Opera  10 Nov-23 Jun; Kyiv, National Opera of Ukraine  25 Nov-21 Jul; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Mykhaylo Dutchak
Taras Bulba  5 Set-22 Gen; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet
MacMillan, James (*1959)
Clemency 50' (Linbury Theatre, London, May 2011); Libretto: Michael Symmons Roberts, after the biblical tale of Sarah and Abraham;  31 Ago-1 Set 2012; Edinburgh International Festival p. Katie Mitchell  (NP) 6-11 Feb; Boston Lyric Opera p. Andrew Eggert
MacRae, Stuart (*1976)
Ghost Patrol Libretto: Louise Welsh;  (WP) 30 Ago-2 Set 2012; Edinburgh International Festival // 6-7 Set; Glasgow // 27-29 Set; London // 30 Set; Oxford // 2 Oct; Cambridge // 9 Oct; Basingstoke // 30 Oct; Aberystwyth // 2 Nov; Cardiff // 7 Nov; Manchester // 11 Nov; Mold p. Matthew Richardson
Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Satyricon  (concert) 23 Gen; Theater an der Wien  (NP) 23 Feb-10 Abr; Luzerner Theater p. Johannes Pölzgutter
Mahomayev, Muslim (1885-1937)
Shah Ismail Opera in 3 acts (1916);  14 Nov-19 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Marcello, Benedetto (1686-1739)
Filetta e Spago  (NP) 15-24 Oct; Wiener Taschenoper p. Jevgenij Sitochin  3-11 Abr; Wiener Taschenoper p. Jevgenij Sitochin
Marco, Tomás (*1942)
 www.tomasmarco.com/
El Caballero de la Triste Figura  11-12 Oct; Guanajuato, Festival Internacional Cervantino p. Guillermo Heras
Markwick, Steven
Little Lord Libretto: Steven Markwick, after the novel Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett;  14 Des-26 Mai; Opera Krakowska p. Janusz Szydłowski
Martin, Frank (1890-1974)
Le vin herbé  (NP) 25 Mai-13 Jun; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Katie Mitchell
Martinez, José (*1941)
Cruzar la Cara de la Luna The West Coast premiere of the first mariachi opera;  16 Mar; San Diego Opera p. Leonard Foglia
To Cross the Face of the Moon  21-24 Mar; Houston Grand Opera p. Leonard Foglia
Martini, Giovanni Battista (1706-1784)
Don Chisciotte  29-30 Jul; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Gabriele Marchesini
Il maestro di musica  29-30 Jul; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Gabriele Marchesini
Martinů, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
 Schott Music
Julietta  (NP) 17 Set-3 Oct; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Richard Jones
The Plays of Mary A Co-Production of the National Theatre in Prague and Opera Wrocławska;  17-22 Abr; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Jiří Heřman
Mascagni, Pietro (1863-1945)
Amica  (NP) 22-29 Mar; Opéra de Monte-Carlo p. Jean-Louis Grinda
L'amico Fritz  (NP) 29 Jun-6 Jul; Teatro Lirico di Cagliari p. Primo Antonio Petris
Parisina  16 Mar; Cosenza, Teatro Rendano p. Guia Farinelli Mascagni
Zanetto  8-10 Feb; Lecce, Teatro Politeama Greco // 11 Feb; Brindisi p. Antonio de Lucia
Massenet, Jules (1842-1912)
Cendrillon  6-10 Oct; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Benjamin Lazar, Louise Moaty  18 Oct-13 Jun; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  (NP) 21-25 Oct; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne p. Benjamin Lazar  2-8 Nov; Louisville, Kentucky Opera p. John de los Santos  8-11 Nov; Bloomington, Indiana University Opera p. Albert-André Lheureux  11-14 Abr; Greensboro Opera Company
Cléopâtre  12-13 Des; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  (NP) 15-23 Jun; Opéra Municipal de Marseille p. Charles Roubaud
Esclarmonde  26 Mai-29 Jun; Anhaltisches Theater Dessau p. Roman Hovenbitzer
Le Mage  9-11 Nov; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne
Le Portrait de Manon  6-7 Oct; Boston University Fringe Festival
Massé, Victor (1822-1884)
Les noces de Jeannette  21 Oct; Théâtre d'Opérette de Lyon p. Anny Vogel
Matabuena, Antonio Rozas (*1940)
Zamarrilla, Bandolero Opera in 5 acts (Malaga, 2003); Libretto: Pedro Carrillo López; Grupo Diké Teatro; Pasos Danza;  14-15 Mar; Malaga, Teatro Cervantes p. Lorenzo Rodríguez de la Peña
Mayer, William (*1925)
 www.williammayer-composer.com
A Death in the Family Opera in three acts; Libretto: William Mayer, after the novel 'A Death in the Family' by James Agee, and after the play 'All the Way Home' by Tad Mosel; European premiere;  8 Oct; Szeged, Armel Festival and Competition p. Róbert Alföldi
Mayr, Simon (1763-1845)
 www.simon-mayr.de
Che originali Farsa in 1 act (1798);  (NP) 27 Feb-8 Jun; Hamburger Kammeroper p. Philipp Kochheim
Ginevra di Scozia  (concert) 16 Jun; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo
Meijering, Chiel (*1954)
 www.hubiware.nl/chielmeijering.html
Blauwbaard  (NP) 21 Jun-13 Jul; Utrecht, Holland Opera
Meitus, Yuliy Sergeievitch (1903-1997)
Stolen Happiness  26 Gen-21 Mar; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Mello, Chico (*1957)
Pills or Serenades Eine Stimmungsstudie / A study in moods and modes (2013) WP; Text: Tobias Dutschke;  (WP) 16-18 Mar; Berlin, MaerzMusik // 23 Mar; Hellerau p. Adeline Rosenstein, Yvonne Harder  23 Mar; KunstForumHellerau // 16-18 Mar; Berlin p. Adeline Rosenstein, Yvonne Harder
Mendonça, Vasco (*1977)
 www.vascomendonca.com
Ping 'a multi-media fantasy for voice, video and performers' after Beckett's monologue;  26 Mar; Cardiff, Music Theatre Wales // 17 Abr; Aberystwyth // 18 Abr; Mold p. Michael McCarthy
The House Taken Over Libretto: Sam Holcroft, after the novel 'Casa Tomada' by Julio Cortázar;  (WP) 6-17 Jul; Festival d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence p. Katie Mitchell
Menotti, Gian Carlo (1911-2007)
Amelia al ballo  10 Gen; Bucuresti, Bucharest National Opera p. Irina Macovei
Help! Help! The Globolinks!  20-21 Feb; Greensboro Opera Company
The Consul  (NP) 27 Abr-25 Mai; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg p. Wolfgang Lachnitt
The Old Maid and the Thief  13-20 Abr; Montreal, L'Opéra de Montréal p. Martine Beaulne  29 Jul; København, Royal Danish Opera // 2-3 Set; Aarhus // 6-15 Des; København p. Rasmus Ask
The Telephone  3-5 Des; Dublin, The Lir p. Conor Hanratty  26-27 Des; Cairo Opera House  16 Feb; OperaLancaster  19 Jun; Serbian National Theatre Novi Sad p. Voja Soldatović
Mercadante, Saverio (1795-1870)
I due Figaro  28 Ago-2 Set 2012; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Emilio Sagi
Mernier, Benoît (*1964)
 www.compositeurs.be
La dispute  (WP) 5-19 Mar; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Karl-Ernst Herrmann, Joël Lauwers
Messager, Andre (1853-1929)
Fortunio  10-13 Jul; Northington, Grange Park Opera p. Daniel Slater  17-19 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Daniel Slater
L'amour masqué  28-31 Des; Grand Théâtre de Tours p. Bernard Pisani  9 Feb; Opéra Grand Avignon p. Philippe Binot, Pascal Barraud
Passionnément  16-17 Mar; Théâtre d'Opérette de Lyon p. Pierre Sybil
Messiaen, Olivier (1908-1992)
Harawi  23 Abr; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Jean-Philippe Clarac
Meyer, Krzysztof (*1943)
Cyberiada  25-28 Mai; Poznan, Teatr Wielki p. Ran Arthur Braun
Meyerbeer, Giacomo (1791-1864)
L'Africaine  (NP) 2 Feb-15 Jun; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Jakob Peters-Messer
Robert le diable  6-21 Des; London, Royal Opera p. Laurent Pelly
Mikhailova
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Black Perfume  11 Mai; Den Haag, Diamantfabriek
Milhaud, Darius (1892-1974)
Der arme Matrose  (NP) 2 Mar-17 Mai; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Anke Rauthmann
Miller, Philip (*1964)
 www.philipmiller.info
Between a Rock and A Hard Place TWO:30: Two new short operas from South Africa and Sweden, premiered in Stockholm;  13-15 Jun; Cape Town Opera p. Matthew Wild
Millöcker, Carl (1842-1899)
Der Bettelstudent  12 Oct-6 Abr; Kaunas State Musical Theatre p. Andrey Bestchastny  (NP) 13 Oct-18 Des; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Detlef Soelter  (NP) 12 Abr-12 Mai; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Emmy Werner  10 Mai-14 Jul; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Wolfgang Quetes  1-22 Jun; Theater Ulm p. Benjamin Künzel  11 Jul-24 Ago; Seefestspiele Moerbisch p. Ralf Nürnberger
Die Dubarry  (NP) 20 Oct-30 Nov; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden p. Robert Herzl
Gasparone  (NP) 26 Oct-14 Jun; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Matthias Oldag  (NP) 28 Feb-8 Jun; Oper Graz p. Olivier Tambosi  20 Jul-31 Ago; Lehár Festival Bad Ischl p. Dolores Schmidinger  (NP) 11-29 Ago; Annaberg-Buchholz, Eduard-von-Winterstein-Theater Annaberg p. Hans-Hermann Krug
Mitterer, Wolfgang (*1958)
 www.wolfgangmitterer.com
Baron Münchhausen  5 Oct; Strasbourg, Musica p. Franc Aleu  20 Oct; Wiener Taschenoper p. Franc Aleu  4 Abr; Wiener Taschenoper p. Franc Aleu
Das tapfere Schneiderlein  (NP) 3 Nov-16 Feb; Staatstheater Kassel p. Espen Fegran  (NP) 1-30 Des; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Maximilian von Mayenburg
Faust - Ein Requiem Sprechoper nach Goethe;  (WP) 1-9 Jun; Theater St Gallen p. Stephan Müller
Mollicone, Henry (*1946)
 www.henrymollicone.com
The Face on the Barroom Floor  4 Des; Walnut Creek, Festival Opera p. Keith Nealy
Monnot, Marguerite (1903-1961)
Irma la Douce  23 Ago-31 Des 2012; Landestheater Detmold // 18 Des; Bad Hamm // 30 Mar; Bad Salzuflen p. Tatjana Rese
Montemezzi, Italo (1875-1952)
La nave Libretto: Tito Ricordi, after the play by Gabriele D'Annunzio;  31 Oct; New York, Teatro Grattacielo
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda  3-5 Des; Dublin, The Lir p. Conor Hanratty  (concert) 7 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Montsalvatge, Xavier (1912-2002)
El gato con botas  13-19 Oct; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt  7-27 Des; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt  19-23 Des; Lisboa, Teatro Nacional de São Carlos p. Emilio Sagi(original)  (NP) 25 Mai-10 Jul; Theater Dortmund-Opernhaus p. Svenja Tiedt  29 Mai-1 Jun; Melbourne, Victorian Opera
Moreno Torroba, Federico (1891-1982)
Luisa Fernanda  5 Abr; Murcia, Teatro Romea  26-28 Abr; Teatro de Bellas Artes de Bogota
Morrison, Theodore
Oscar Opera in 2 acts; Oscar Wilde's trial and imprisonment; Libretto: John Cox, Theodore Morrison;  (WP) 27 Jul-17 Ago; Santa Fe Opera p. Kevin Newbury
Moultaka, Zad (*1967)
 www.zadmoultaka.com
La Passion selon Marie  18 Des; Besancon, Scène nationale de Besançon
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Apollo et Hyacinthus Family evening of Chekhov times with wine and dessert;  30-31 Mar; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Dmitry Bertman
Bastien und Bastienne  23 Set; Anhaltisches Theater Dessau p. Jana Eimer  17 Feb-1 Jun; Sofia Opera and Ballet  23 Abr; Chamber Opera Blagoevgrad  18 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Der Schauspieldirektor  (NP) 21 Oct-9 Abr; National Theatre of Pécs  (concert) 9 Feb; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial  (concert) 3 Mar; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet  2 Abr; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet  5 Mai-15 Jul; Opéra-Studio de Genève p. Jean-Marie Curti  8-11 Mai; Istanbul State Opera  7-10 Jun; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet p. Natalia Kuzmenkova  11 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera  17 Jul; Soustons, Opéra des Landes p. Olivier Tousis
Grande Messe en ut mineur  (concert) 24 Nov; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Koningin van de Nacht  22-28 Des; Antwerpen, Muziektheater Transparant // 4-7 Gen; Antwerpen // 9 Gen; Heist-op-den-Berg // 13 Gen; Tongeren // 10 Feb; Brugge // 24 Feb; Dilbeck p. Gust Van den Berghe
L'oca del Cairo  11 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
La finta semplice  4 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera  19-20 Jul; Bampton Classical Opera // 25 Ago; Westonbirt // 20 Oct; London // 20 Oct; Farnham p. Jeremy Gray
Lo sposo deluso  11 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Marrying Mozart Libretto: Michael Capasso, Bill Van Horn, after the novel by Stephanie Cowell; Marrying Mozart offers a portrait of the young Mozart in Vienna struggling to find work as a composer and encountering the delightful Weber sisters, four young women who engage his passion, his music, and his heart.;  (WP) 13-16 Des; New York, Dicapo Opera Theatre
Zaïde  9 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Müller,A, Ariane (*1980)
 www.arianemueller.com
Herrengedeck Ein gesungener Kneipenabend mit deutschen Melodien von Ariane Müller;  (WP) 11 Gen-20 Mai; Theater Ulm p. Ariane Müller
Musorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881)
The Marriage  4 Des-21 Feb; Poznan, Teatr Wielki  2 Abr; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet
Mustea, Gheorghe (*1951)
Alexandru Lapusneanu  24 Mai; Chisinau Opera and Ballet Theatre
Mysliveček, Josef (1737-1781)
L'olimpiade  23-25 Nov; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Ludek Golat  (NP) 2-6 Mai; Praha, Theatre of the Estates p. Ursel Herrmann  13-15 Mai; Théâtre de Caen p. Karl-Ernst Hermann, Ursel Herrmann, Rogier Hardeman  22-25 Mai; Opéra de Dijon p. Ursel Herrmann, Karl-Ernst Herrmann  4-5 Jun; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Ursel Herrmann
Natsagdorj, Ts (*1951)
The Drifting Clouds of Fate  4 Nov-27 Abr; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Nebra, José de (1702-1768)
Viento es la dicha de Amor  (NP) 17-31 Mai; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Andrés Lima
Nedbal, Oskar (1874-1930)
Die Winzerbraut  7 Nov-8 Feb; Ustí nad Labem, North Bohemian Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Polenblut  (NP) 23 Feb-31 Mai; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre p. Jan Ježek  4 Mai-23 Jun; Moravian Theatre Olomouc
Neuwirth, Olga (*1968)
 www.olganeuwirth.com/
American Lulu  30 Set-30 Jun; Komische Oper Berlin p. Kirill Serebrennikov  (WP) 16-17 Ago; Bregenz Festival // 30-31 Ago; Edinburgh // 13-24 Set; London p. John Fulljames  30-31 Ago; Edinburgh International Festival
The Outcast  14 Oct-5 Des; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Michael Simon
Nevsky, Sergei (*1972)
Franziskus Chamber Opera, 60'; Libretto by Claudius Lünstedt;  (NP) 12-13 Set; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Vladimir Bocharov
Nielsen, Carl (1865-1931)
Maskarade  (NP) 12 Abr-17 Jul; Theater Mönchengladbach p. Aron Stiehl
Nigsch, Markus (*1972)
Gefahrliche Liebschaften Musical noir; Libretto: Micaela von Marcard, after the novel by Laclos;  (WP) 30 Abr-20 Jun; Bregenz, Vorarlberger Landestheater p. Paul Lerchbaumer
Nimsgern, Frank (*1969)
 Schott Music
SnoWhite Musical;  (NP) 2 Set-27 Abr; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Elmar Ottenthal
Nitschke, Mathis (*1973)
Jetzt  (WP) 30 Nov-2 Des; Opéra National de Montpellier p. Urs Schönebaum
Nizametdinov, Salavat (*1957)
Night of the Lunar Eclipse  12 Abr; Ufa, Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Nono, Luigi (1924-1990)
 Schott Music
 Ricordi
La fabbrica illuminata  (WP) 8 Des-31 Gen; Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar p. Julia Huebner
Oehring, Helmut (*1961)
 www.helmutoehring.de
 www.boosey.com/oehring
Aschemond oder The Fairy Queen Elektronik: Torsten Ottersberg; Im Spannungsfeld zwischen Barock und zeitgenössischer Musik: Helmut Oehring nimmt Henry Purcells Semi-Opera The Fairy Queen als Vorlage für seine kompositorischen Gedanken;  16-28 Jun; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Claus Guth
SehnSuchtMeer  (WP) 8-28 Mar; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Claus Guth
Vom Fliegenden Holländer (Arbeitstitel)  (WP) 9 Mar; Düsseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
Barbe-bleue  23 Set-9 Nov; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Aron Stiehl  22 Jun-2 Jul; Graz, Styriarte p. Philipp Harnoncourt
Croquefer  20 Des-13 Gen; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet p. Jean-Philippe Salério
L'Île de Tulipatan  20 Des-13 Gen; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet p. Jean-Philippe Salério
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein  4 Oct-10 Mai; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Michiel Dijkema  11-27 Gen; Fuerth, Stadttheater Fürth p. Georg Blüml  (NP) 12 Gen-2 Jul; Theater Hagen p. Roman Hovenbitzer  16-17 Feb; Théâtre d'Opérette de Lyon p. Pierre Sybil  (NP) 28 Jun-24 Ago; Santa Fe Opera p. Lee Blakeley  21 Jul; Aix-les-Bains, Festival d'Operettes p. Pierre Sybil
La chanson de Fortunio  21 Oct; Théâtre d'Opérette de Lyon p. Brigitte Desnoues
La princesse de Trébizonde  (NP) 17-21 Mai; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne p. Waut Koeken, Benjamin Prins
Les brigands  (NP) 21 Oct-24 Mar; Theater Bremen p. Herbert Fritsch  25 Gen-20 Feb; Saratov Opera and Ballet
Mesdames de la Halle  5-6 Des; Besancon, Scène nationale de Besançon
Monsieur Choufleuri  1-26 Mai; Oper Halle p. Axel Koehler  24 Mai-25 Jun; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre p. Gennady Shaposhnikov
Robinson Crusoe  (NP) 21 Set-7 Mai; Divadlo F X Šaldy Liberec p. Martin Otava  (NP) 22 Jun; Szczecin, Opera na Zamku p. Martin Otava
Oomen,Paul
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Nikola  7 Set; Zwolle, Voi-z
Orbán, György (*1947)
Bűvölet  15 Jun; International Opera Festival Miskolc
Orefice, Giacomo (1865-1922)
Chopin  4 Set-8 Mai 2010; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Laco Adamik
Orff, Carl (1895-1982)
 Schott Music
Die Bernauerin  21-30 Jun; Andechs, Festival Orff p. Marcus Everding
Die Kluge  30 Mar-9 Jun; Theater Trier p. Sven Grützmacher
Prometheus Peter Rundel; Music theater based on Aeschylus; Musiktheater nach Aischylos;  (NP) 16-27 Set; Ruhr Triennale p. Lemi Ponifasio
Orlandini, Giuseppe Maria (1676-1760)
Serpilla e Bacocco  (NP) 15-24 Oct; Wiener Taschenoper p. Jevgenij Sitochin  3-11 Abr; Wiener Taschenoper p. Jevgenij Sitochin
Ortiz, Gabriela (*1964)
 www.gabrielaortiz.com
Únicamente la verdad  24-30 Mar; Long Beach Opera p. Mario Espinosa
Osmanagić, Jasmin (*1963)
Alma Opera in one act; A story of a craftsman and his daughter in 1930s Sarajevo, mixing Western classical music with sevdah; Libretto: Jasmin Osmanagić;  (NP) 9 Nov-11 Gen; Sarajevo National Theatre p. Ferid Karajica
Pagliardi, Giovanni Maria (1637-1702)
Caligola delirante  (NP) 20-21 Nov; Opéra de Rouen Haute-Normandie p. Alexandra Rübner, Mimmo Cuticchio  1 Des; Quimper, Théâtre de Cornouaille p. Mimmo Cuticchio, Alexandra Rübner
Paisiello, Giovanni (1740-1816)
Il barbiere di Siviglia  4-6 Gen; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera p. Jitka Stokalska
Pajusaar, Priit (*1964)
The Prince and the Pauper Libretto: Aapo Ilves, after the novel by Mark Twain;  (WP) 26+ Gen; Tallinn, Estonian National Opera p. Andres Puustusmaa
Paliashvili, Zakhary (1871-1933)
Abesalom da Eteri Opening of the 161 Season;  (concert) 27 Oct; Tbilisi Paliashvili Opera House
Pallavicino, Carlo (c1640-1688)
Gerusalemme liberata  (NP) 17 Mai-20 Jun; Staatstheater Mainz p. Sandra Leupold
Palmer, Juliet Kiri (*1967)
Shelter In this fable for the nuclear age, a father protects his family at any cost, a mother chases storms, and a nuclear physicist is midwife to a child who glows in the dark...;  (WP) 15-18 Nov; Edmonton Opera p. Keith Turnbull
Pape, Andy (*1955)
 www.andypape.dk
Sigurd Dragedraeber Libretto: Bent Nørgaard, after the Norse sagas;  7 Feb-30 Mar; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Sam Brown
Park, Christopher (*1965)
Phaedra and Hippolytus  15-21 Abr; Belo Horizonte, Grande Teatro p. Fernando Bicudo
Partch, Harry (1901-1974)
Delusion of the Fury Music theatre in 2 acts, for 3 solo voices and instrumental ensemble;  23-31 Ago; Ruhr Triennale p. Heiner Goebbels
Pasatieri, Thomas (*1945)
The Hotel Casablanca  28 Feb-2 Mar; Abilene Opera Association
The Martyrs The opera explores the stories of two quintessentially American antiheroes. They each seek justice, but are vilified by their rural societies, forcing them to live—or die—as modern-day martyrs.; Libretto: Daphne Malfitano;  (WP) 8-18 Nov; New York, Dicapo Opera Theatre p. Daphne Malfitano
Pasta, Carlo Enrico (1817-1898)
Atahualpa dramma lirico in quattro atti (Genova, 1875); Libretto: Antonio Ghislanzoni;  (concert) 23-25 Mar; Lima, Festival Internacional de Ópera Alejandro Granda p. Alejandro Chacón
Pauer, Jiří (1919-2007)
Little Red Riding Hood  30 Nov-2 Jun; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Penderecki, Krzysztof (*1933)
 Schott Music
Die Teufel von Loudun  12 Feb-26 Mar; København, Royal Danish Opera // 29-31 Ago; Edinburgh p. Keith Warner
Paradise Lost  7 Nov-9 Mai; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Waldemar Zawodziński
Penella, Manuel (1880-1939)
El gato montés  6-8 Mai; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza p. José Carlos Plaza  21-24 Mai; Ópera de Oviedo p. José Carlos Plaza
Petrova, Olga (*1979)
Winnie-the-Pooh Libretto: Olga Tsekhnovitser, after the children's story Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A.Milne;  3 Mar; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet p. Olga Buravlyova
Philips, Julian (*1969)
The Yellow Sofa Libretto: Edward Kemp, after the short story 'Alves and Co' by Eça de Queirós;  15-18 Oct; Glyndebourne Festival Opera // 3 Nov; Norwich // 5 Nov; London // 24 Nov; Canterbury // 30 Nov; Milton Keynes p. Frederic Wake-Walker
Piazzolla, Astor (1921-1992)
María de Buenos Aires  21-24 Mar; Miami, Florida Grand Opera p. Jose Maria Condemi  6 Abr-22 Jun; Landestheater Coburg  20-28 Abr; Chicago Opera Theater p. Andreas Mitisek  21-24 Ago; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Leigh Warren
Piccinni, Niccolò (1728-1800)
La Cecchina  (NP) 12 Abr-14 Jun; Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn // 17 Abr-7 Jun; Solothurn // 2 Mai; Burgdorf // 22 Mai; Vevey p. Alexander von Pfeil
Pizzetti, Ildebrando (1880-1968)
Assassinio nella cattedrale  30 Mar-7 Abr; San Diego Opera p. Ian Campbell
Planquette, Robert (1848-1903)
Les cloches de Corneville  24 Feb; Mérignac, Le Pin Galant p. Michèle Herbé
Rip  4-5 Gen; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Polskiy, Ilya (*1924)
The Little Tower Chamber  4 Nov-19 Mai; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet p. Natalia Kuzmenkova
Ponchielli, Amilcare (1834-1886)
La Gioconda  5 Set-26 Abr; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre p. Oldřich Kříž  (NP) 17-21 Oct; Teatro Verdi di Salerno p. Maurizio Di Mattia  23-31 Oct; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Pier Luigi Pizzi  11-12 Gen; Opera Nova w Bydgoszczy p. Krzysztof Nazar  2-31 Mai; L'Opéra National de Paris (Opéra Bastille, Palais Garnier) p. Pier Luigi Pizzi
Porpora, Nicola (1686-1768)
Polifemo  7 Des-28 Gen; Theater der Stadt Heidelberg p. Karoline Gruber  (concert) 22 Feb; Theater an der Wien
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
L'Histoire de Babar  7 Oct-12 Mai; Klaipedos, Klaipėda State Musical Theatre
La Dame de Monte-Carlo Pascal Jourdan, piano;  13 Abr; Théâtre de Caen p. Vincent Vittoz  19 Abr; Opéra Grand Avignon p. Vincent Vittoz
Previn, Andre (*1929)
 www.andre-previn.com
A Streetcar named Desire  (NP) 16-24 Feb; Norfolk, Virginia Opera // 1-2 Mar; Fairfax // 8-10 Mar; Richmond p. Sam Helfrich  (NP) 26 Mar-6 Abr; Lyric Opera of Chicago p. Brad Dalton
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Betrothal in a Monastery  20 Nov-25 Jun; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  11 Des; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Vladislav Pazi  16 Mar-5 Jun; St Petersburg Chamber Opera
Semyon Kotko  2 Abr; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Yuri Alexandrov
The Gambler  (NP) 13 Gen-24 Feb; Oper Frankfurt p. Harry Kupfer  25 Feb-11 Abr; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Yuri Laptev
War and Peace  25 Oct-11 Abr; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Alexander Titel  (concert) 6 Feb; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Ptichkin, Yevgeny (1930-1993)
Babi Revolt Operetta;  6 Mar; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre
The Country Wives' Revolt  7 Oct-17 Mai; Rostov State Opera  28 Mar-27 Mai; Voronezh, State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924)
Le Villi  (NP) 20+ Gen; Theater Mönchengladbach p. Beverly Blankenship  (concert) 9 Mai; Malmo, Malmö Opera  25 Mai-7 Jun; Charleston SC, Spoleto Festival USA p. Stefano Vizioli
Pugnani, Gaetano (1731-1798)
Werther  (concert) 15 Des; Theater an der Wien
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
The Indian Queen  (NP) 26 Abr-1 Mai; Schwetzingen SWR Festspiele p. Joachim Schloemer
Puts, Kevin (*1972)
 www.kevinputs.com
Silent Night  8-17 Feb; Opera Philadelphia p. Eric Simonson
Rabaud, Henri (1873-1949)
Marouf savetier du Caire  (NP) 25 Mai-3 Jun; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Jérôme Deschamps
Rakhmadiyev, Yerkegali (1932-2013)
Alpamis  5 Mai; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Rakhmaninov, Sergey Vasil'yevich (1873-1943)
Aleko  21 Oct-9 Feb; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre  3 Feb-7 Abr; Bishkek, Kyrgyz National Abdylas Maldybaev Theatre of Opera and Ballet  7 Feb; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre  30 Mar; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Mariusz Trelinski  (concert) 5 Abr; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet  23 Abr; Kyiv, National Opera of Ukraine  14-21 Mai; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Silviu Purcărete  (concert) 11 Jul; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Francesca da Rimini  14-21 Mai; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Silviu Purcărete  (concert) 19-20 Jul; Staatstheater Stuttgart
Ramdohr, Niclas (*1967)
 niclasramdohr.de
Pettersson und Findus  8 Mar-29 Jun; Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar p. Gabriele Wiesmüller
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Castor et Pollux 1754 version;  6-10 Des; Sydney, Pinchgut Opera p. Kate Gaul
Hippolyte et Aricie  (concert) 11 Feb; Opéra National de Bordeaux  (concert) 13 Feb; Opéra Royal de Versailles  (concert) 26-30 Jun; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera  (NP) 29 Jun-18 Ago; Glyndebourne Festival Opera p. Jonathan Kent
La Princesse de Navarre  (concert) 17 Mar; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza
Les Indes galantes  15 Nov-22 Mai; Iasi, Opera Națională Română Iași p. Andrei Serban
Pigmalion  (concert) 7 Des; Warszawa, Polish National Opera
Platée  8-12 Feb; Atelier Lyrique de Tourcoing // 17-22 Feb; Versailles p. François Raffinot  17-22 Feb; Opéra Royal de Versailles p. François Raffinot  4 Jun-15 Jul; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Calixto Bieito  (NP) 8 Jun-26 Jul; Staatstheater Nürnberg p. Mariame Clément  22 Ago; Festival de Sablé sur Sarthe
Ránki, György (1907-1992)
Pomáde király új ruhája  18 Gen-17 Abr; Szeged National Theatre  23 Feb-26 Mai; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Attila Toronykőy
Rasch, Torsten (*1965)
 Faber Music
The Duchess of Malfi  23 Mar-8 Jun; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Dietrich W Hilsdorf
Raskatov, Alexander (*1953)
A Dog's Heart  13 Mar-3 Abr; Milano, Teatro alla Scala p. Simon McBurney
Reimann, Aribert (*1933)
 Schott Music
I am your opus  (NP) 4-30 Nov; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Petra Müller
Lear  (NP) 27 Abr-29 Mai; Malmo, Malmö Opera p. Stefan Johansson
Reverdy, Michèle (*1943)
 www.michelereverdy.com
Le Roi du bois  16-18 Oct; Besancon, Scène nationale de Besançon  30 Gen; Opéra-Théâtre de Limoges p. Sandrine Anglade
Reznicek, Emil Nikolaus von (1860-1945)
Ritter Blaubart  23 Mar-4 Mai; Theater Augsburg p. Manfred Weiss
Ricci, Luigi (1805-1859)
Crispino e la comare  (NP) 13-25 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Alessandro Talevi
Rihm, Wolfgang (*1952)
Dionysos  (NP) 8 Feb-19 Abr; Theater der Stadt Heidelberg p. Ingo Kerkhof
Jakob Lenz  (NP) 17 Gen-1 Jun; Staatstheater Darmstadt p. Lothar Krause
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (1844-1908)
Kashchey the Deathless  3 Gen-10 Mar; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Le coq d'or  23 Oct-30 Abr; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Kirill Serebrennikov
May Night  9 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre  14 Mar; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre  8 Mai; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Alexander Maskalin
Mozart et Salieri  6 Set-15 Mai; Odessa Opera and Ballet  7 Feb; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Sadko  (NP) 7 Oct-5 Mar; Saratov Opera and Ballet  16 Des-27 Gen; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Alexei Stepanyuk  3 Mai; Krasnoyarsk, State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Snegurotchka  6 Nov-30 Mar; Ekaterinburg Opera House  22 Nov-23 Mar; Ufa, Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theatre  4 Feb; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre  12 Mar; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre p. Valery Raku
The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh  21 Mai; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Dmitri Tcherniakov
The Maid of Pskov  22 Mar; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Yuri Laptev(revival)
Rodríguez,R, Robert Xavier (*1946)
 www.robertxavierrodriguez.com/
Tango  21-24 Mar; Miami, Florida Grand Opera p. Jose Maria Condemi
Ronchetti, Lucia (*1963)
 www.luciaronchetti.com
Neumond Kammeroper für junges Publikum nach W. A. Mozarts Zauberflöte;  4-6 Jun; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Christian Pade
Rorem, Ned (*1923)
 nedrorem.com
Our Town  6-28 Jul; Denver, Central City Opera p. Ken Cazan
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Armida Canadian premiere; Michael Rose: piano;  (concert) 25 Nov; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Demetrio e Polibio  29 Mai-7 Jun; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Davide Livermore
Il signor Bruschino  17-18 Nov; Sassari, Ente Concerti Marialisa de Carolis p. Gabriella Medetti
L'inganno felice  1 Nov-2 Des; Cairo Opera House
L'occasione fa il ladro Bicentenario della prima rappresentazione;  (NP) 12-20 Oct; Venezia, La Fenice p. Betta Brusa  20-21 Mar; Las Palmas, Teatro Pérez Galdós p. Ignacio Cabrera  12-21 Ago; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival p. Jean-Pierre Ponnelle(original)
La cambiale di matrimonio  2 Oct-16 Des; Ankara State Opera and Ballet  21 Oct-9 Nov; Wiener Kammeroper p. Jacopo Spirei  15-17 Nov; Opéra Royal de Versailles p. Stephan Grögler  (NP) 16 Mar-17 Abr; Venezia, La Fenice p. Enzo Dara  8 Jun; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet
La donna del lago  17 Mai-11 Jun; London, Royal Opera p. John Fulljames  13 Jul-19 Ago; Santa Fe Opera p. Paul Curran  (concert) 23 Ago; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival
La gazza ladra  12-13 Gen; New York, Bronx Opera // 19-20 Gen; New York p. Benjamin Spierman
La scala di seta  19-30 Gen; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Damiano Michieletto  23 Mar; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Le nozze di Teti e di Peleo  (concert) 26 Feb; Theater an der Wien
Maometto II British stage premiere of a new edition of the original version;  8 Jun-10 Jul; Garsington Opera p. Edward Dick
Mosé in Egitto  14-20 Abr; New York City Opera p. Michael Counts
Otello  (NP) 27 Set-7 Oct; Houston, Opera in the Heights p. Erica Miller  28 Oct-4 Nov; Albuquerque, Opera Southwest p. David Bartholomew
Ricciardo e Zoraide  17-20 Jul; Rossini in Wildbad
Semiramide  (NP) 22 Nov-16 Gen; København, Royal Danish Opera p. Nigel Lowery
Rota, Nino (1911-1979)
 Schott Music
 Ricordi
Aladino e la lampada magica  20 Oct-27 Feb; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater p. Sebastian Welker  25-30 Gen; Opéra de Lausanne p. Waut Koeken  9 Mar-1 Jun; Sofia Opera and Ballet
Il cappello di paglia di Firenze  25 Nov-4 Des; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Patrice Caurier, Moshe Leiser  (NP) 16-20 Des; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Patrice Caurier, Moshe Leiser
Napoli Milionaria!  (NP) 23-24 Feb; Lucca, Teatro del Giglio p. Fabio Sparvoli  15 Mar; Livorno, Teatro Goldoni p. Fabio Sparvoli  (NP) 23-24 Mar; Pisa, Teatro Comunale Verdi p. Fabio Sparvoli
Royer, Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace (1705-1755)
Pyrrhus  (concert) 16 Set; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Rubinstein, Anton (1829-1894)
Christ Spiritual opera in two acts, seven scenes with prologue and epilogue (written 1894; WP: Perm, 2008); Performed in Russian, German, Hebrew, Latin, and Armenian with Russian subtitles; Libretto based on the poem by G. Bulthaupta.;  24-25 Abr; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Georgy Isaakyan
Der Dämon  31 Oct; Divadlo F X Šaldy Liberec p. Martin Otava  8 Feb-3 Jul; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre
Ruders, Poul (*1949)
 www.poulruders.net
Dancer in the Dark The German premiere of Poul Ruders' 2010 opera after Lars von Trier's Dancer in the Dark; Oper in einem Akt; Libretto: Henrik Engelbrecht;  13 Abr-13 Jul; Theater Hagen p. Gregor Horres
Rushton, Edward (*1972)
 www.gioulamirushton.net
Im Schatten des Maulbeerbaums Neufassung für reduzierte Orchesterbesetzung (2012);  6 Abr-9 Jun; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater
Leinen aus Smyrna In dieser antiken Komödie geht es um Odysseus Witwe Penelope, die sich mit ihren Rivalinnen Nausikaa, Kalypso und Circe darum streitet, wen der verblichene Held am meisten geliebt hat.;  24-25 Nov; Leverkusen, Bayer Kultur p. Gabriele Rech
Russman, Kriss
 krissrussman.com
Happy Birthday, Mr. President  (WP) 27 Gen-24 Mai; Volkstheater Rostock p. Albert Sherman
Sacchini, Antonio (1730-1786)
Renaud  (concert) 19 Oct; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
La Princesse jaune  5-20 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Matthew Francis
Sakellaridis, Theofrastos (1883-1950)
Halima  (NP) 15 Feb-7 Abr; Athens, Greek National Opera p. Petros Zoulias
O Vaftistikos  23 Oct-4 Nov; Athens, Megaron Music Hall p. Vasilis Papavasiliou
Salieri, Antonio (1750-1825)
Falstaff  (NP) 24 Ago-14 Set; Kammeroper München
Prima la musica e poi le parole  20 Nov-17 Mar; Novosibirsk State Opera and Ballet Theatre  8-11 Mai; Istanbul State Opera  7-10 Jun; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet p. Natalia Kuzmenkova
Samaras, Spyridon (1863-1917)
The Cretan Girl  22-25 Nov; Thessaloniki Concert Hall
Samuelsson, Marie (*1956)
 www.mariesamuelsson.se
Jorun orm i öga Libretto: Kerstin Ekman, after the women of the Poetic Edda;  (WP) 19 Jul-7 Ago; Vadstena Summer Opera Festival p. Helena Röhr
Sarro, Domenico (1679-1744)
Dorina e Nibbio  (NP) 16 Des-30 Jun; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Axel Koehler
Šavli, Peter (*1961)
Pastir A Juvenile Fairy Tale in Six Pictures for Opera Soloists, Chamber Orchestra and Ballet Dancers;  12-14 Feb; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Rocc
Saygun, Ahmed Adnan (1907-1991)
Özsoy  23 Oct-2 Mar; Mersin State Opera and Ballet
Scartazzini, Andrea Lorenzo (*1971)
 www.scartazzini.com
Der Sandmann  (WP) 20 Oct-17 Des; Theater Basel p. Christof Loy
Schäffer, Paul Leonard (*1987)
 www.paul-leonard-schaeffer.de
Büchners Frauen  (WP) 24-25 Mai; Wiesbaden, Hessiches Staatstheater // 8-9 Jun; Frankfurt p. Teresa Reiber
Schedlberger, Gernot (*1976)
MarieLuise Text: Kristine Tornquist;  31 Des-9 Gen; Wien, sireneOperntheater p. Kristine Tornquist
Schneider, Urs Peter (*1939)
Heile Welt  (WP) 19-22 Jun; Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn p. Beat Wyrsch
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
 Schott Music
Die glückliche Hand  10 Abr-10 Mai; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Jossi Wieler, Sergio Morabito
Moses und Aron  (concert) 7-9 Set; Madrid, Teatro Real  (concert) 21 Set; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Pierrot Lunaire  (NP) 5-10 Mar; Beograd, Madlenianum Chamber Opera p. Aleksandar Nikolic  14-19 Jun; La Plata, Teatro Argentino
Schreker, Franz (1878-1934)
 www.schreker.org
Der Schatzgräber general bookings open 1 June 2012 at 12.00;  (NP) 1-23 Set; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Ivo van Hove
Der ferne Klang  19-30 Oct; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 9-11 Nov; Mulhouse p. Stéphane Braunschweig
Die Gezeichneten  (NP) 20 Abr-18 Mai; Oper Köln p. Patrick Kinmonth
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Der Graf von Gleichen Oper am Klavier;  23 Mar; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Des Teufels Lustschloss  (NP) 16 Feb-26 Mai; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg p. Peter P Pachl
Winterreise John Groos, Klavier;  3 Des; Theater Hof  24 Gen-19 Mar; Opera Krakowska p. Józef Opalski
Schultz, Johann Abraham Peter (1747-1800)
Peters Bryllup Singspiel. (Copenhagen, 1793);  7-8 Jun; Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci p. Isabel Ostermann  16 Jun; Leverkusen, Bayer Kultur
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Szenen aus Goethes Faust  (concert) 15 Mai-14 Jul; Nationaltheater Mannheim
Schwartz, Paul (*1956)
 www.paulschwartz.com
Orpheus '68 Opera in 3 acts.; Libretto: Simon Crow;  (NP) 23-28 Nov; Odense, Den Fynske Opera p. Jan Maagaard
Schwemmer, Frank (*1961)
Die Schatzinsel  (NP) 7 Nov-13 Jul; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Nadja Loschky  25 Mai-16 Jun; Theater Erfurt p. Eva-Maria Abelein
Robin Hood  3+ Mar; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Nelly Danker  22 Mar-27 Abr; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Andreas Homoki
Sciarrino, Salvatore (*1947)
 Ricordi
Luci mie traditrici  16 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Michael McCarthy
Superflumina  (NP) 4 Des-10 Mar; Theater Aachen p. Ludger Engels, Ric Schachtebeck
Vanitas  (NP) 24-30 Nov; Staatsoper Hamburg p. NN  (NP) 15 Mar-3 Abr; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Beate Baron
Serrano, José (1873-1941)
Alma de Dios  (NP) 18 Gen-10 Feb; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Jesús Castejón
La Reina Mora  (NP) 18 Gen-10 Feb; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Jesús Castejón
Sharav, B (*1952)
Genghis Khan  10 Nov; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Shchedrin, Rodion (*1932)
 Schott Music
Dead Souls  12 Feb; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Vasily Barkhatov
Levsha Libretto: Rodion Shchedrin, after the novel by Nikolai Leskov;  (WP) 27-28 Jul; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre // 26 Jun; St Petersburg p. Alexei Stepanyuk
The Enchanted Wanderer  30 Abr; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Alexei Stepanyuk
Shebalin, Vissarion Yakovlevich (1902-1963)
The Taming of the Shrew Comic opera in 2 acts;  13 Des; Saratov Opera and Ballet
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Cheryomushki  21-28 Mar; Manchester, Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) p. Stefan Janski
Nos  27 Gen-3 Feb; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Peter Stein  29 Abr; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Yuri Alexandrov
Orango Orchestration of the prologue by Gerard McBurney from piano score, 40'; semi-staged;  16 Mai; London, South Bank Centre p. Irina Brown
The Gamblers  (NP) 26 Gen-14 Abr; Gdansk, Opera Bałtycka p. Andrzej Chyra
Sikora, Elżbieta (*1944)
 www.elzbietasikora.com
Madame Curie  8-9 Mar; Gdansk, Opera Bałtycka p. Marek Weiss
Simons, Moisés (1889-1945)
Toi c'est moi Opérette en 2 actes et 11 tableaux (Bouffes Parisiens, Paris; 1934);  5 Mai-24 Jun; Landestheater Altenburg p. Bernhard Stengele
Skoryk, Myroslav (*1938)
Moses  15 Des; Kyiv, National Opera of Ukraine  26 Abr; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Mykhaylo Dutchak
Smelkov, Alexander (*1950)
The Brothers Karamazov  29 Gen-6 Jul; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Vasily Barkhatov
Smetana, Bedřich (1824-1884)
Libuse  28 Oct-8 Mai; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Petr Novotný
Tajemství  (NP) 27 Oct-23 Mai; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre p. Dominik Beneš  4-5 Mai; Theater Winterthur p. Dominik Benes
The Kiss  16-28 Jun; Opera Theatre of Saint Louis p. Michael Gieleta
The Two Widows  28-30 Set; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Jo Davies  17-24 Oct; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Jo Davies  (NP) 30 Mai-21 Jun; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Jiří Nekvasil  29 Jun; Litomysl, Smetana Opera Festival p. Jiří Nekvasil
Smolsky, Dmitry (*1937)
The Grey Legend  9 Set-2 Abr; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet p. Mikhail Pandzhavidze  22 Jun; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Soifer,Diego
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De kamer hiernaast  7-8 Des; Amsterdam, Babelfestival
Sokolović, Ana (*1968)
 www.anasokolovic.com
Svadba  12-19 Gen; Edmonton Opera p. Michael Cavanagh
Sommerro, Henning (*1952)
Olav Engelbrektsson  8-16 Ago; Trondheim, Steinvikholm Musikkteater
Sorozábal, Pablo (1897-1988)
Entre Sevilla y Triana  13-15 Mar; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza p. Curro Carreres
Katiuska  1 Abr; Murcia, Teatro Romea
La Del Manojo de Rosas  1 Jun; Pamplona, Asociación Gayarre Amigos de la Ópera p. José María López Ariza
Soutullo, Reveriano (1884-1932)
La Leyenda del Beso  3-5 Mai; Teatro de Bellas Artes de Bogota
Sparr, D. J. (*1975)
 www.djsparr.com
Approaching Ali American Opera Initiative; Based on the book "The Tao of Muhammad Ali" by Davis Miller;  8-9 Jun; Washington National Opera p. Nicole A Watson
Spears, Gregory (*1977)
 gregoryspears.com
Paul's Case Expelled from school, Paul steals money to sample one last night in the bright life of New York; Opera in two acts, 85'; Libretto: Kathryn Walat and Gregory Spears, after the short story Paul's Case by Willa Cather;  (WP) 20-28 Abr; Arlington, UrbanArias p. Kevin Newbury
Spendiaryan, Alexander (1871-1928)
Almast Opera in 3 acts;  11 Jul; Yerevan, Spendiarian Opera and Ballet Theatre
Spontini, Gasparo (1774-1851)
La fuga in maschera  (NP) 31 Ago-2 Set 2012; Jesi, Festival Pergolesi Spontini p. Leo Muscato  10-17 Feb; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Leo Muscato
La vestale  (NP) 26 Gen-26 Mai; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Aron Stiehl  (concert) 30 Jun-6 Jul; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper
Statkowski, Roman (1859-1925)
Maria Libretto: Roman Statkowski, after the verse-novel 'Maria' by Antoni Malczewski;  25-29 Ago; Gdansk, Opera Bałtycka p. Michael Gieleta
Stolz, Robert (1880-1975)
Spring Parade  21 Jul-4 Ago; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Stradella, Alessandro (1642-1682)
San Giovanni Battista Oratorio erotico, 1675;  30 Jun; Graz, Styriarte
Strasnoy, Oscar (*1970)
 www.oscarstrasnoy.info
Fabula Libretto: Alejandro Tantanian, after an Italian folk story; Viole d'amour Garth Knox;  27 Nov; Quimper, Théâtre de Cornouaille
Slutchaï  (WP) 26-29 Nov; Opéra National de Bordeaux p. Christine Dormoy
Strauss, Johann (1825-1899)
Das Spitzentuch der Königin  3 Mai; Staatsoperette Dresden
Der Carneval in Rom  7 Mai; Staatsoperette Dresden
Der lustige Krieg Oper am Klavier;  1 Des; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Indigo  (NP) 15 Des-2 Feb; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden p. Christa Ertl
Prinz Methusalem  9 Mai; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Adriana Altaras
Walzer aus Wien  5-6 Gen; Théâtre d'Opérette de Lyon p. François Jacquet  28 Jul-16 Ago; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
 Schott Music
Daphne First performance of opera in Finland, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the FNO orchestra;  (concert) 17 Ago; Helsinki Festival
Enoch Arden melodrama;  19 Jun; Serbian National Theatre Novi Sad
Straus, Oscar (1870-1954)
Ein Walzertraum  (NP) 6 Set-20 Nov; Volksoper Wien p. Robert Meyer  19 Oct-17 Gen; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen // 30 Set; Wolfsburg // 21 Oct; Itzehoe // 12 Nov; Nienburg // 26 Des; Hameln // 1 Mar; Neumünster // 3 Mar; Gifhorn p. Werner Pichler  (NP) 15 Des-17 Abr; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Stefan Tilch
Lustigen Nibelungen  (NP) 6 Nov-5 Abr; Theater Krefeld p. Hinrich Horstkotte
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
 Schott Music
L'histoire du Soldat  4 Oct-13 Nov; Bregenz, Vorarlberger Landestheater p. Dasniya Sommer, Jo Siska
Mavra  27-29 Mai; Dublin, The Lir p. Tom Creed
Oedipus rex  27 Abr-6 Jun; Poznan, Teatr Wielki p. Jacek Przybyłowicz  18 Ago; Annandale, Bard Summerscape
Persephone  (concert) 23-28 Mai; Praha, State Opera  18 Ago; Annandale, Bard Summerscape
Renard  27-29 Mai; Dublin, The Lir p. Tom Creed
Strelnikov, Nikolay (1888-1939)
The Bondmaid  3 Oct-3 Feb; St Petersburg Theatre of Musical Comedy
Streul, Eberhard (*1941)
 Schott Music
Papageno spielt auf der Zauberflöte  15 Set-7 Oct; Konzerthaus Berlin p. Heidi Kirbach  2-13 Oct; National Theatre Brno p. Tomáš Pilař
Suchon, Eugen (1908-1993)
Krútňava  22 Set-25 Abr; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre p. Juraj Jakubisko  14 Mai; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Roman Polák
Suppé, Franz (1819-1895)
Boccaccio  8 Set-21 Oct; Operettenbühne Hombrechtikon p. Volker Vogel
Des Matrosen Heimkehr Romantische Oper, zwei Akte (Hamburg, 1885);  14-16 Jul; Split Summer Festival p. Leo Katunarić
Fatinitza  (NP) 2 Nov-8 Mar; Staatstheater Mainz p. Lydia Steier
Swados, Elizabeth (*1951)
 www.lizswados.com
The Trojan Women  13 Des-23 Mar; Iasi, Opera Națională Română Iași p. Andrei Serban
Szirmai, Albert (1880-1967)
Mágnás Miska  14 Oct-25 Mai; Budapest Operetta Theatre  26 Mai; Opera Maghiară din Cluj-Napoca
Szymański, Paweł (*1954)
Qudsja Zaher  20-24 Abr; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Eimuntas Nekrošius
Taneyev, Sergey Ivanovich (1856-1915)
Oresteia  (NP) 13 Oct-9 Feb; Saratov Opera and Ballet  (NP) 26 Jul-4 Ago; Annandale, Bard Summerscape p. Thaddeus Strassberger
Tang, Xianzu (1550-1616)
Peony Pavilion  10-16 Feb; Paris, Théâtre du Châtelet
Tan, Dun (*1957)
 www.tandunonline.com/
Marco Polo  (NP) 22-23 Mai; Bergen National Opera p. Netia Jones  22-23 Mai; Bergen International Festival p. Netia Jones
Tea  4-11 Mai; Vancouver Opera p. Paul Peers
Tarkmann, Andreas (*1956)
Räuber Hotzenplotz  (NP) 27 Oct-21 Des; Oper Köln p. Eike Ecker  3 Feb-15 Mai; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Charodeyka  15 Set-31 Mar; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Alexander Titel  (NP) 26 Oct-2 Des; Theater Erfurt p. Tatjana Gürbaca
Cherevichki  24 Des-10 Mai; Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theatre  12 Gen; Kharkiv Opera and Ballet
Orleanskaya Deva  17 Abr; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre
Tchaikowsky, André (1935-1982)
 andretchaikowsky.com
Der Kaufmann von Venedig The Merchant of Venice, composed 1968-1982;  (WP) 18-28 Jul; Bregenz Festival p. Keith Warner
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Der aus der Lowengrube errettete Daniel  21 Abr; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Jan David Schmitz
Der geduldige Sokrates  (NP) 26 Gen-28 Jun; Oper Halle p. Axel Koehler  (NP) 25 Abr-8 Mai; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Claudia Blersch
Flavius Bertaridus  8-13 Des; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Jens Daniel Herzog
Miriways Barockes Singspiel in drei Akten (1728);  (concert) 23 Set; Brucknerfest Linz
Orpheus  (concert) 18 Mar; London Handel Festival
Pimpinone  23 Gen; Valetta, Teatru Manoel  10 Mai-23 Jun; Bialystok, Opera i Filharmonia Podlaska p. Agnieszka Korytkowska-Mazur  29 Jun; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre
Sieg der Schönheit  31 Oct-9 Mar; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Markus Bothe
Terrasse, Claude (1867-1923)
La Botte secrète Orchestration de Thibault Perrine pour onze musiciens;  24 Oct; Opéra de Toulon p. Pierre Guillois
Thilloy, Pierre (*1970)
 www.pierrethilloy.com
Carmen, la Gitana Prima assoluta di Pierre Thilloy ispirata al capolavoro di Bizet;  (WP) 20-21 Jul; Montepulciano, Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte p. Chiara Villa
Thomas, Ambroise (1811-1896)
Hamlet  17-18 Nov; Poznan, Teatr Wielki p. Ignacio García  20-30 Nov; CNT Zagreb p. Michiel Dijkema  2-10 Mar; Minneapolis, Minnesota Opera p. Thaddeus Strassberger
Tigranian, Armen (1879-1950)
Anoush Opera in 3 acts;  11 Mai-4 Jul; Yerevan, Spendiarian Opera and Ballet Theatre
Tijardović, Ivo (1895-1976)
Dioklecijan  6 Des; CNT Split
Mala Floramye  18 Set-17 Gen; HNK Osijek p. Nina Kleflin
Spli'ski akvarel  5 Oct; CNT Split  25 Oct-12 Feb; CNT Split p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Toch, Ernst (1887-1964)
 Schott Music
Die Prinzessin auf der Erbse  (NP) 12 Gen-7 Mai; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt  (NP) 14 Mar-17 Jul; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt
Todd, Will (*1970)
 www.willtodd.com
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Family opera;  (WP) 20+ Jul; London, Opera Holland Park p. Martin Duncan
Traoré, Rokia (*1974)
 www.rokiatraore.net
Desdemona Toni Morrison's response to Othello discusses racism, war and oppression. (Wien, 2011);  11-13 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival p. Peter Sellars
Trojahn, Manfred (*1949)
Orest  8 Feb-16 Abr; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Enrico Lübbe
Turnage, Mark-Anthony (*1960)
 Schott Music
Anna Nicole  27 Abr-29 Mai; Theater Dortmund-Opernhaus p. Jens Daniel Herzog
Greek  (NP) 26 Mai-11 Jun; Salzburg, Landestheater p. Andreas Gergen
Tüür, Erkki-Sven (*1959)
 www.erkkisven.com/
Wallenberg (Dortmund, 2001) The story of Raoul Wallenberg  26 Oct-30 Nov; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Tobias Kratzer
Tüzün, Ferit (1929-1977)
Midas'in Kulaklari  2-13 Nov; Istanbul State Opera
Unander-Scharin, Carl (*1964)
 www.electronic-opera.com
I Sing the Body Electric TWO:30: Two new short operas from South Africa and Sweden, premiered in Stockholm;  13-15 Jun; Cape Town Opera p. Matthew Wild
The Elephant Man The Terrible Tale of the Elephant Man and Jack the Ripper, Two Freaks of Nature - one, a monster within and the other, a monster without.; Libretto: Michael Williams;  (WP) 6-19 Oct; Umeå, Norrlandsoperan p. Keith Turnbull
Vaage, Knut (*1961)
 www.knutvaage.com
Khairos  10-29 Mai; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Kjersti Horn
Vajda, János (*1949)
Don Cristobal Opera in one act, after Lorca;  18 Jun; International Opera Festival Miskolc
Don Perlimplin Opera in one act, after Lorca;  18 Jun; International Opera Festival Miskolc
Valtinoni, Pierangelo (*1959)
Pinocchio Children's opera (2001, revised 2006)  (NP) 16 Mar-7 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Gundula Nowack
van der Aa, Michel (*1970)
 www.doublea.net/
After Life  11-13 Oct; Melbourne International Arts Festival p. Michel van der Aa
Sunken Garden van der Aa's third opera mixes live performance with 2D and 3D film projection;  (WP) 12-20 Abr; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Michel van der Aa  (NP) 3-6 Jun; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Michel van der Aa  3-9 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival p. Michel van der Aa
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Riders to the Sea  9-13 Des; New York, The Juilliard School
The Pilgrim's Progress  (NP) 5-28 Nov; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Yoshi Oida
Vecchi, Orazio (1550-1605)
L'Amfiparnaso  16-18 Nov; Atelier Lyrique de Tourcoing p. Laurent Serrano
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Alzira  (concert) 2 Jun; London, South Bank Centre
Giovanna d'Arco  30 Oct-16 Mar; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Natascha Ursuliak  23 Jul-3 Ago; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Fabio Ceresa
I lombardi alla prima crociata  27 Gen; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre  8 Abr; Opera Orchestra of New York
I masnadieri  (NP) 18-26 Gen; Venezia, La Fenice p. Gabriele Lavia  (NP) 8 Jun-20 Jul; Essen, Aalto Theater p. Dietrich Hilsdorf
I vespri siciliani  15-16 Set; Wiener Staatsoper p. Herbert Wernicke  (NP) 11 Gen-5 Mai; National Theatre Brno p. Ladislav Adamík  (NP) 24 Gen-18 Abr; Athens, Megaron Music Hall p. Renato Zanella  16-25 Feb; Bilbao, Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera p. Davide Livermore  (concert) 2-4 Mai; CNT Split  26-30 Mai; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Matthias von Stegmann  (NP) 16 Jun-6 Jul; Oper Frankfurt p. Jens Daniel Herzog  21 Jun; Litomysl, Smetana Opera Festival p. Ladislav Adamik  (concert) 6 Jul; Belcanto at Caramoor
Il corsaro  (NP) 11-19 Gen; Trieste, Teatro Verdi p. Gianluigi Gelmetti
La battaglia di Legnano  (NP) 6-27 Oct; Fondazione Teatro Regio di Parma p. Pier Luigi Pizzi
Oberto  (concert) 1-30 Des; Stadttheater Giessen  (NP) 17 Abr-14 Mai; Milano, Teatro alla Scala p. Mario Martone
Stiffelio  8 Abr-1 Jun; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera  (NP) 20-28 Abr; Opéra de Monte-Carlo p. Guy Montavon
Un giorno di regno  27 Oct-5 Nov; Bilbao, Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera p. Pier Luigi Pizzi  (NP) 31 Gen-14 Feb; Operaen i Kristiansund  (NP) 2-24 Mar; Sarasota Opera p. Martha Collins  3-12 Mar; Verona, Teatro Filarmonico p. Pier Luigi Pizzi(original)  21 Jul-24 Ago; Glimmerglass Opera p. Christian Rath
Verunelli, Francesca (*1979)
 www.francescaverunelli.net/
Serial Sevens Opera da camera per 7 cantanti e 2 percussionisti, 30' (2012);  10 Oct; La Biennale di Venezia // 21-22 Jul; Stuttgart p. Kristiina Helin
Viardot, Pauline (1821-1910)
Cendrillon Salonoper in drei Akten nach dem Märchen von Charles Perrault;  27-31 Mar; Festspielhaus Baden-Baden  17-19 Abr; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Thierry Thieû Ninag  14 Mai; Opéra de Reims p. Thierry Thieû Niang  7-8 Jun; Quimper, Théâtre de Cornouaille p. Thierry Thieû Niang
Vinci, Leonardo (1690-1730)
L'Artaserse  (NP) 2-10 Nov; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. Silviu Purcărete  (concert) 20 Nov; Theater an der Wien  (concert) 23-25 Nov; Opéra de Lausanne  (concert) 11-13 Des; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 19-27 Des; Oper Köln
Vinje, Jakob (*1968)
Prinzessin Anna  (NP) 16 Set; Theater Vorpommern (Greifswald/ Stralsund/ Putbus) p. Rainer Holzapfel  (WP) 16 Oct-16 Des; Theater Nordhausen p. Bianca Sue Henne
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Farnace  (concert) 3 Abr; Opéra Royal de Versailles  (concert) 13-15 Jun; Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino p. Marco Gandini
L'Incoronazione di Dario En cas de mauvais temps repli à la Basilique;  (concert) 5 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
L'olimpiade  (NP) 9 Mar-30 Mai; Staatstheater Kassel p. Dominique Mentha
Orlando furioso  (concert) 6 Mar; Ferrara, Teatro Comunale
Ottone in villa  10-13 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera
Scanderbeg  3-5 Mai; Cosenza, Teatro Rendano p. Zhani Ciko
Tito Manlio  (concert) 17 Oct; Theater an der Wien
Vives, Amadeo (1871-1932)
Doña Francisquita  5-9 Des; Mallorca, Teatre Principal de Palma p. Pablo López
Zarzuela anthology 'Amadeu' - A musical by Albert Boadella, based on the life and works of the composer, Amadeo Vives;  11-13 Oct; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. Albert Boadella
Vlasov, Vladimir (1903-1986)
Aychurek  20 Oct-5 Jun; Bishkek, Kyrgyz National Abdylas Maldybaev Theatre of Opera and Ballet p. Ofeliya Yerkimbayeva
Vollmer, Ludger (*1961)
 www.ludger-vollmer.de
Border  (NP) 17 Abr-18 Jul; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Ulrike Stöck
Lola rennt  (WP) 28 Feb-10 Mai; Theater Regensburg p. Schirin Khodadadian
von Bose, Hans-Jürgen (*1953)
 Profile
Verkehr mit Gespenstern Mit Texten von Franz Kafka; Cello: Luis Zorita; Akkordeon: Martin Veszelovicz;  (WP) 5-9 Des; Wiener Kammeroper p. Peter Pawlik
Vrebalov, Aleksandra (*1970)
 www.aleksandravrebalov.com
Mileva Opera in two acts; Libretto: Vida Ognjenović, after her own play ‘Mileva Einstein';  (NP) 12 Oct; Szeged, Armel Festival and Competition p. Ozren Prohić
Wagemans, Peter-Jan (*1952)
Andreas weent  (WP) 20 Oct; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Das Liebesverbot  6-9 Set; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Dmitry Bertman  8 Des-20 Mai; Radebeul, Landesbühnen Sachsen p. Hinrich Horstkotte  2 Feb-22 Mai; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Ansgar Haag  8 Mar; Beirut, Al Bustan International Festival of Music and the Arts  (NP) 8-14 Jul; Bayreuth, Richard Wagner Festspiele p. Aron Stiehl  3 Ago; Festival Castell de Peralada p. Georgios Kapoglou
Der Ring an 1 Abend New seven-hour reduction of the Ring played across a single day, to mark the 200th anniversary of Wagner's birth; Cord Garben;  (WP) 27 Nov-7 Des; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Valentina Carrasco  (NP) 7 Feb-14 Mai; Theater Erfurt p. Christian Georg Fuchs  (concert) 23 Mai-2 Jun; Volksoper Wien  (NP) 13 Jun-21 Jul; Theater Ulm p. Benjamin Künzel
Der Ring für Kinder  (NP) 19 Gen-21 Mai; Oper Leipzig p. Jasmin Solfaghari
Die Feen  (NP) 16 Feb-24 Mai; Oper Leipzig p. Renaud Doucet  (concert) 17 Mar; London, South Bank Centre  (concert) 9 Jul; Bayreuth, Richard Wagner Festspiele p. Renaud Doucet
Rienzi, der letzte der Tribunen  (NP) 30 Set-14 Oct; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Jorge Lavelli  5-18 Gen; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Philipp Stölzl, Mara Kurotschka  (concert) 13-18 Gen; Staatsoper Hamburg  2 Mar-25 Mai; Oper Leipzig p. Nicolas Joël  (NP) 9 Mar-24 Mai; Theater Krefeld p. Matthias Oldag  (NP) 10-18 Mai; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Hugo De Ana  (concert) 17-20 Mai; Oper Frankfurt  (NP) 24 Mai; Saratov Opera and Ballet  (concert) 27-30 Jun; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu  (NP) 7-13 Jul; Bayreuth, Richard Wagner Festspiele p. Matthias von Stegmann  (concert) 11-13 Ago; Salzburger Festspiele
Ringetje Wagner's Ring in a 100-minute version for children by director Lotte de Beer;  7 Oct; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera)
Wagner, Wolfram (*1962)
 www.wolfram-wagner.com
Türkenkind  5-6 Oct; Wien, sireneOperntheater
Waits, Tom (*1949)
The Black Rider  (NP) 15 Nov-17 Abr; Theater Basel p. Corinna von Rad
Woyzeck  26 Set-22 Nov; Theater Aachen p. Bernadette Sonnenbichler
Walton, William (1902-1983)
The Bear  11 Nov; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch // 24 Nov; Würenlos  (NP) 21 Mar; Belfast, NI Opera p. Oliver Mears  5 Jun; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch // 7 Jun; Appenzell
Waters, Roger (*1943)
 www.roger-waters.com
Ça Ira  2-9 Mai; Theatro Municipal de São Paulo p. André Heller-Lopes
Watkins, Huw (*1976)
In the Locked Room Libretto: David Harsent, after a short story by Thomas Hardy;  (WP) 30 Ago-2 Set 2012; Edinburgh International Festival // 6-7 Set; Glasgow // 27-29 Set; London // 30 Set; Oxford // 2 Oct; Cambridge // 9 Oct; Basingstoke // 30 Oct; Aberystwyth // 2 Nov; Cardiff // 7 Nov; Manchester // 11 Nov; Mold p. Michael McCarthy
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Abu Hassan  (NP) 18 Gen-20 Abr; Serbian National Theatre Novi Sad
Weill, Kurt (1900-1950)
 Schott Music
A Kingdom for a Cow  (NP) 18-22 Gen; Komische Oper Berlin
Der Jasager  (NP) 2-21 Mai; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Aniara Amos
Lost in the stars  17-19 Oct; Opéra de Rennes p. Olivier Desbordes  23 Nov; Clermont-Ferrand, Centre lyrique Clermont-Auvergne p. Olivier Desbordes
Street Scene  (NP) 22 Set-15 Des; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier p. Gil Mehmert  25-31 Gen; Paris, Théâtre du Châtelet p. John Fulljames(original)  1-5 Mar; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu p. John Fulljames
The Promise  (concert) 28 Feb-1 Mar; Dessau, Kurt-Weill-Festival
Un Train pour Johannesburg!  7-14 Ago; Festival Lyrique de Saint-Céré p. Olivier Desbordes
Weinberg, Mieczyslaw (1919-1996)
Der Idiot  5 Mai-17 Jul; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Regula Gerber
Die Passagierin  18 Mai-14 Jul; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Holger Müller-Brandes
Wir gratulieren! Kammerfassung von Henry Koch; Nach dem Theaterstück "Masel tov" von Scholem Alejchem;  23-25 Set; Konzerthaus Berlin p. Titus Selge
Weir, Judith (*1954)
A Night at the Chinese Opera  12-15 Set; London, British Youth Opera
Wertmüller, Michael (*1966)
 www.michaelwertmueller.com
Anschlag Libretto: Lukas Bärfuss; Auftragswerk von Lucerne Festival;  (WP) 17 Ago; Internationale Musikfestwochen Luzern p. Georges Delnon, Marie-Thérèse Jossen
Widmann, Jörg (*1973)
 Schott Music
Babylon  (WP) 27 Oct-10 Nov; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Carlus Padrissa  21 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele p. Carlus Padrissa
Wilden, Berndt
Pit und Paula  (WP) 5-26 Abr; Theater Kiel p. Nele Tippelmann
Williams, Gareth (*1977)
Last One Out Woman: Anita Vettesse (recorded vocals);  9-26 Ago; Glasgow, Scottish Opera p. Amanda Gaughan
The Elephant Angel Performances for and by children in 10 schools across Scotland and Northern Ireland;  (WP) 19+ Oct; Glasgow, Scottish Opera p. Lissa Lorenzo
Wilson, Ian (*1964)
 www.ianwilson.org.uk
Minsk Chamber opera in seven scenes, 75'; Libretto: Lavinia Greenlaw;  (WP) 3-22 Mar; Theater Heilbronn p. Christian Marten-Molnár
Wolf, Hugo (1860-1903)
Der Corregidor Oper am Klavier;  11 Nov; Theater Erfurt
Wolf, Magret (*1960)
Refidim Junction  (WP) 10-24 Nov; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg p. Kai Christian Moritz
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno (1876-1948)
I gioielli della Madonna  (NP) 23 Jul-2 Ago; London, Opera Holland Park p. Martin Lloyd-Evans
Il segreto di Susanna Intermezzo 45' (Munich, 1909); Susanna's husband's jealousy is aroused when he smells tobacco smoke in the house  9-10 Nov; Savona, Opera Giocosa p. Maurizio Sguotti  (NP) 20-23 Feb; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Ludovic Lagarde  2-3 Mar; Cairo Opera House  17-29 Mar; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Ludovic Lagarde  26 Mar; Enschede, Nationale Reisopera // 2 Abr; Zwolle // 7 Abr; Den Haag // 23-24 Abr; Utrecht p. Xander Straat  3-9 Mai; Calgary Opera
La cenerentola  8 Mar-12 Abr; Oper Köln p. Brigitta Gillessen
Wulff-Woesten, Johannes (*1966)
Prinz Bussel  (WP) 27 Abr-9 Jun; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Valentina Simeonova
Young, David
The Minotaur Trilogy Libretto: Margaret Cameron;  18-21 Oct; Melbourne International Arts Festival
Yudakov, Suleiman (1916-1990)
Maisara's Escapades The first Uzbek comic opera;  25 Oct-18 Jun; Tashkent, Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre Alisher Navoï
Zajc, Ivan (1832-1914)
Nikola Šubić Zrinjski  10 Nov-22 Feb; CNT Split p. Krešimir Dolenčić  (NP) 23 Nov-23 Jun; HNK Osijek p. Nina Kleflin  14-26 Jun; CNT Zagreb p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Zandonai, Riccardo (1883-1944)
Francesca da Rimini  4-22 Mar; New York, The Metropolitan Opera p. Piero Faggioni
Zanettovich, Daniele (*1950)
Marco Polo  (NP) 24-30 Abr; HNK Ivana pl Zajca Rijeka p. Ozren Prohić
Zaufke, Thomas (*1966)
 www.zaufke.de
Cinderella passt was nicht  10 Nov-28 Des; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg // 9-10 Des; Güstrow p. Stefan Haufe
Zeisl, Erich (1905-1959)
 www.zeisl.com
Leonce und Lena Oper am Klavier;  8 Jun; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Zemlinsky, Alexander (1871-1942)
Der Zwerg  23 Gen-13 Feb; L'Opéra National de Paris (Opéra Bastille, Palais Garnier) p. Richard Jones, Antony McDonald  (NP) 21-29 Jun; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. Philipp Himmelmann
Eine florentinische Tragödie  13-22 Oct; Theatro Municipal de São Paulo p. Felipe Hirsch  (NP) 14-20 Abr; Ópera de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria p. Mario Pontiggia  14-20 Abr; Las Palmas, Teatro Pérez Galdós p. Mario Pontiggia  (NP) 15 Jun-21 Jul; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Barbara Klimo
Kleider machen Leute  24 Nov-3 Mai; Theater Goerlitz p. Klaus Arauner  (NP) 9 Mar; Theater Vorpommern (Greifswald/ Stralsund/ Putbus) // 22 Mar; Greifswald p. Horst Kupich
Zhiganov, Nazib Gayazovich (1911-1988)
Jalil  7 Mai; Kazan, Tatar State Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Mussa Djalil
Zimmerlin, Alfred (*1955)
 www.alfredzimmerlin.ch
Ana Andromeda  (WP) 14 Set; Internationale Musikfestwochen Luzern p. Georges Delnon, Marie-Therèse Jossen  (NP) 21-23 Oct; Theater Basel p. Georges Delnon, Marie-Therèse Jossen
Zimmermann, Udo (*1943)
 Breitkopf
Weiße Rose  (NP) 18 Gen-3 Feb; Landestheater Detmold // 20 Feb; Bad Oeynhausen p. Sebastian Gruner  29-30 Gen; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Stephan Grögler  5-10 Feb; Angers Nantes Opéra p. Stephan Grögler  (NP) 26 Mar-22 Mai; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Anja Nicklich
Zuidam, Robert (*1964)
 www.robertzuidam.com
Suster Bertken First staged performance.; The story of Berta Jacobs (ca. 1426-1514) who bricked herself up in the Buur Church in Utrecht;  18-19 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival p. Pierre Audi
Troparion  (WP) 18-19 Jun; Amsterdam, Holland Festival

536 composers, 875 works (of which 98 are WP)

Chronological list of WP in the 2012/13 season:
Ago 29 : Edinburgh(Fest). Armstrong: The Lady from the Sea (29 Aug-1 Sep)
Ago 30 : Edinburgh(Fest). MacRae: Ghost Patrol (30 Aug-2 Sep)
Ago 30 : Edinburgh(Fest). Watkins,H: In the Locked Room (30 Aug-2 Sep)
Set 07 : Spoleto(TLS). Cera: Fuga straniera con moto (7-9 Sep)
Set 07 : Spoleto(TLS). Gregoretti: Andante italiano alla belga (7-9 Sep)
Set 09 : Riga. Dzenītis: Dauka (9 Sep-14 Jun)
Set 11 : Genève(Opera). Fénelon: JJR (Citoyen de Genève) (11-24 Sep)
Set 14 : Luzern(Fest). Zimmerlin: Ana Andromeda (14 Sep)
Set 21 : St Gallen(Theater). Duit: Ja Schatz (21+ Sep)
Set 22 : Strasbourg(Musica). Gervasoni: Limbus Limbo (22-23 Sep)
Oct 01 : Moscow(Chamber). Kobekin: Strider (1+ Oct)
Oct 05 : Anchorage. Bond: Mrs President (5-7 Oct)
Oct 06 : Gelsenkirchen. Leuschner: Sprung in die Leere (6-31 Oct)
Oct 06 : Umeå. Unander-Scharin: The Elephant Man (6-19 Oct)
Oct 10 : Venezia(Biennale). Bertelli: AMGD (10 Oct)
Oct 11 : Bratislava. Baumgartner: Maria Theresia (11 Oct-20 Jun)
Oct 12 : Narni. Boccadoro: Boletus (12 Oct)
Oct 16 : Nordhausen. Vinje: Prinzessin Anna (16 Oct-16 Dec)
Oct 19 : Glasgow(ScotOp). Williams: The Elephant Angel (19+ Oct)
Oct 20 : Amsterdam(CG). Wagemans: Andreas weent (20 Oct)
Oct 20 : Basel. Scartazzini: Der Sandmann (20 Oct-17 Dec)
Oct 21 : Wuppertal. Beimel: Vom guten ton - die welt ist voll geplapper (21 Oct-16 Dec)
Oct 27 : München(SO). Widmann: Babylon (27 Oct-10 Nov)
Nov 03 : Berlin(Komische). Akyol: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (3 Nov-26 Dec)
Nov 04 : Zurich(Oper). Handel: Sale (4-27 Nov)
Nov 08 : New York(Chelsea). Harris,M: The Mark of Cain (8-10 Nov)
Nov 08 : New York(Dicapo). Pasatieri: The Martyrs (8-18 Nov)
Nov 10 : Würzburg. Wolf,M: Refidim Junction (10-24 Nov)
Nov 15 : Edmonton. Palmer: Shelter (15-18 Nov)
Nov 26 : Bordeaux. Strasnoy: Slutchaï (26-29 Nov)
Nov 27 : Buenos Aires(Colon). Wagner,Richard: Der Ring an 1 Abend (27 Nov-7 Dec)
Nov 30 : Montpellier(Operas). Nitschke: Jetzt (30 Nov-2 Dec)
Des 01 : Bergamo. Finzi,A: La serenata al vento (1 Dec)
Des 02 : Ruse. Denev: Cain (2-4 Dec)
Des 05 : Wien(Kammer). von Bose: Verkehr mit Gespenstern (5-9 Dec)
Des 07 : Compiegne. Feldhandler: Fanfare fragile (7 Dec)
Des 08 : Weimar. Nono: La fabbrica illuminata (8 Dec-31 Jan)
Des 13 : New York(Dicapo). Mozart: Marrying Mozart (13-16 Dec)
Des 16 : Bucuresti(Opera). Dediu: O scrisoare pierdută (16 Dec-25 May)
Des 16 : Modena. Carrara: Oliver Twist (16-17 Dec)
Gen 10 : Praha(Statni). Franz: The War with the Newts (10 Jan-3 Mar)
Gen 11 : Ulm. Müller,A: Herrengedeck (11 Jan-20 May)
Gen 17 : Melbourne(VO). Gill: Sleeping Beauty (17-19 Jan)
Gen 22 : Madrid(Real). Glass: The Perfect American (22 Jan-6 Feb)
Gen 26 : Minneapolis. Cuomo: Doubt (26 Jan-3 Feb)
Gen 26 : Tallinn(Opera). Pajusaar: The Prince and the Pauper (26+ Jan)
Gen 27 : Rostock. Russman: Happy Birthday, Mr. President (27 Jan-24 May)
Feb 02 : Antalya. Hoca: Tulip Mania (2 Feb-4 Apr)
Feb 02 : Erfurt(Theater). Bröder: The Wives of the Dead (2 Feb-14 Apr)
Feb 28 : Helsinki(SKO). Hakola: Akseli (28 Feb-17 Mar)
Feb 28 : Regensburg. Vollmer: Lola rennt (28 Feb-10 May)
Mar 01 : San Francisco(SFO). Gasser: The Secret Garden (1-10 Mar)
Mar 03 : Heilbronn. Wilson,I: Minsk (3-22 Mar)
Mar 05 : Bruxelles(Monnaie). Mernier: La dispute (5-19 Mar)
Mar 07 : Glyndebourne. Gough: Imago (7-9 Mar)
Mar 08 : Dusseldorf. Oehring: SehnSuchtMeer (8-28 Mar)
Mar 08 : Rouen. Fourgon: Lolo Ferrari (8-12 Mar)
Mar 09 : Düsseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein. Oehring: Vom Fliegenden Holländer (Arbeitstitel) (9 Mar)
Mar 16 : Berlin(Maerz). Mello: Pills or Serenades (16-18 Mar)
Mar 16 : Osnabruck. Corbett: Das grosse Heft (16 Mar-2 May)
Mar 17 : Nancy. Barry: The Importance of Being Earnest (17-22 Mar)
Mar 23 : Bonn. Haas,Georg: Nocturno (23 Mar)
Mar 23 : London(OG). Bruce,D: The Firework-Maker's Daughter (23-26 Mar)
Mar 27 : Lyon(Opera). Escaich: Claude (27 Mar-14 Apr)
Mar 29 : Paris(Pleyel). Hetzel: La Chute de Fukuyama (29 Mar)
Abr 05 : Kiel. Wilden,B: Pit und Paula (5-26 Apr)
Abr 06 : Pisa. Fortunato: Falcone e Borsellino (6-7 Apr)
Abr 12 : Goerlitz. Kersting: Tod eines Bankers (12 Apr-17 May)
Abr 12 : Linz(LT). Glass: Spuren der Verirrten (12-25 Apr)
Abr 12 : London(ENO). van der Aa: Sunken Garden (12-20 Apr)
Abr 20 : Arlington(Urban). Spears: Paul's Case (20-28 Apr)
Abr 27 : Dresden(SSO). Wulff-Woesten: Prinz Bussel (27 Apr-9 Jun)
Abr 30 : Bregenz(LT). Nigsch: Gefahrliche Liebschaften (30 Apr-20 Jun)
Mai 12 : Linz(LT). Androsch: Opernmaschine (12-18 May)
Mai 18 : Kiel. Halffter: Schachnovelle (18 May-19 Jun)
Mai 24 : Schwetzingen. Haas,Georg: Thomas (24-28 May)
Mai 24 : Wiesbaden. Schäffer: Büchners Frauen (24-25 May)
Jun 01 : St Gallen(Theater). Mitterer: Faust - Ein Requiem (1-9 Jun)
Jun 08 : Coburg. Fister: Dorian Gray (8 Jun-10 Jul)
Jun 15 : Bielefeld. Grütter: Orlando (15 Jun-7 Jul)
Jun 15 : Saint Louis(Fest). Blanchard: Champion (15-30 Jun)
Jun 18 : Amsterdam(Fest). Zuidam: Troparion (18-19 Jun)
Jun 19 : Biel. Schneider,U: Heile Welt (19-22 Jun)
Jun 19 : San Francisco(SFO). Adamo: The Gospel of Mary Magdalene (19 Jun-7 Jul)
Jul 06 : Aix-en-Provence. Mendonça: The House Taken Over (6-17 Jul)
Jul 18 : Bregenz(Fest). Tchaikowsky: Der Kaufmann von Venedig (18-28 Jul)
Jul 19 : Garsington. Gough: Road Rage (19-20 Jul)
Jul 19 : Vadstena. Samuelsson: Jorun orm i öga (19 Jul-7 Aug)
Jul 20 : London(Holland). Todd: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (20+ Jul)
Jul 20 : Montepulciano. Thilloy: Carmen, la Gitana (20-21 Jul)
Jul 20 : Savonlinna. Kyllonen: Norppaooppera (20-21 Jul)
Jul 27 : Santa Fe. Morrison: Oscar (27 Jul-17 Aug)
Jul 27 : St Petersburg(Mariinsky). Shchedrin: Levsha (27-28 Jul)
Ago 01 : Bregenz(Fest). Frost: The Wasp Factory (1-3 Aug)
Ago 14 : Peralada. Demestres: Wow! (14 Aug)
Ago 16 : Bregenz(Fest). Neuwirth: American Lulu (16-17 Aug)
Ago 17 : Luzern(Fest). Wertmüller: Anschlag (17 Aug)
Ago 22 : Aarhus(Jyske). Agerfeldt Olesen: The Picture of Dorian Gray (22-28 Aug)
Ago 22 : Berlin(Deutsche). Kagel: Himmelsmechanik (22-26 Aug)
Ago 27 : Aarhus(Fest). Frandsen: Egoland (27-30 Aug)