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There are over 25,000 performances of opera every year.  Use the New & Rare listing to find the more unusual works, the rarities and the world premieres.


Abdullaev, Rustam (*1947)
Sadokat  21 Σεπτ; Tashkent, Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theatre Alisher Navoï
Abraham, Paul (1892-1960)
Die Blume von Hawaii  (NP) 28 Σεπτ-19 Ιαν; Theater Basel  (NP) 5 Μάι-18 Ιούν; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen
Roxy und ihr Wunderteam  (NP) 9 Δεκ-7 Ιούν; Theater Augsburg
Viktoria und ihr Husar Altersempfehlung ab 12 Jahren;  27 Ιαν-10 Φεβ; München, Gärtnerplatztheater p. Josef Ernst Köpplinger
Acher, Ivan (*1973)
Sternenhoch Libretto: after the novel The Sufferings of Prince Sternenhoch by Ladislav Klíma;  (NP) 7 Απρ-13 Μάι; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Michal Dočekal
Adams, John (*1947)
 www.earbox.com
Girls of the Golden West Cultures and personalities collide during the crucible of the California Gold Rush  (WP) 21 Νοέμ-10 Δεκ; San Francisco Opera
Nixon in China  (NP) 19 Μάι-18 Ιούλ; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg
Adès, Thomas (*1971)
 Faber Music
The Exterminating Angel  (NP) 26 Οκτ-21 Νοέμ; New York, The Metropolitan Opera  (NP) 23 Μάρ-6 Μάι; København, Royal Danish Opera
Alagna, David (*1975)
Le dernier jour d'un condamné  28 Σεπτ-4 Οκτ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Albinoni, Tomaso Giovanni (1671-1751)
Zenobia, regina de' Palmireni  (NP) 20-24 Φεβ; Venezia, La Fenice
Alfano, Franco (1875-1954)
 Ricordi
Risurrezione  21 Οκτ-5 Νοέμ; Wexford Festival Opera
Andersson, B Tommy (*1964)
 www.btommyandersson.com
Chess  29 Σεπτ-20 Μάι; Theater Chemnitz
Andre, Mark (*1964)
Wunderzaichen  13 Μάι-10 Ιούν; Oper Stuttgart
Andriessen, Louis (*1939)
Writing to Vermeer  13 Μάι-9 Ιούν; Theater und Orchester Heidelberg
Arnecke, Jörn (*1973)
 www.arnecke.de
Ronja Raubertochter  (NP) 18 Νοέμ-25 Ιαν; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich
Arriaga, Juan Crisostómo (1806-1826)
Die arabische Prinzessin opera piccola;  (NP) 10-28 Φεβ; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Anja Krietsch
Auber, Daniel-François-Esprit (1782-1871)
Fra Diavolo  (NP) 8-21 Οκτ; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma  (NP) 21-27 Μάρ; Teatro Massimo di Palermo
La Sirène  (NP) 26 Ιαν; Compiegne, Théâtre Français de la Musique
Le domino noir  (NP) 23 Φεβ-3 Μάρ; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie
Aucoin, Matthew (*1990)
 matthewaucoin.com
Crossing  (concert) 26 Μάι; Los Angeles, LA Opera
Azarova, Svitlana
 https://azarova.com
Momo og tidstyvene Can little Momo stop the Grey Men stealing the townspeople's time?; Libretto: Anna Bro, after Momo and the Time-Thieves by Michael Ende;  (WP) 15 Οκτ-10 Δεκ; København, Royal Danish Opera p. Elisabeth Linton
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Actus tragicus  29-15 Απρ 2014; Oper Stuttgart
Johannes-Passion  (NP) 27 Οκτ-10 Ιούν; Oper Leipzig  29 Μάρ; Osterfestspiele Salzburg  14-15 Απρ; Opéra de Rouen Normandie p. Pierre Audi
Kaffee-Kantate  (concert) 21 Σεπτ-7 Μάρ; Moscow, Helikon Opera  (NP) 26-28 Ιαν; Jesi, Teatro G B Pergolesi
Matthäus-Passion  24 Μάρ; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 27-28 Μάρ; Opéra de Lille
Messe en si mineur  11 Απρ; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Weihnachts-Oratorium  17 Δεκ; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  20 Δεκ-1 Ιαν; Staatsoper Hamburg
Banevich, Sergey (*1941)
The Story of Kai and Gerda  2-30 Δεκ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Barber, Samuel (1910-1981)
Vanessa  15 Σεπτ-5 Οκτ; Oper Frankfurt
Battistelli, Giorgio (*1953)
 Ricordi
Richard III Dramma musicale in 2 acts, 150'  29 Ιούν-7 Ιούλ; Venezia, La Fenice
Beck, Jeremy Howard
 www.jeremyhowardbeck.com
The Long Walk A soldier returning from the war in Iraq struggles to reintegrate  20-28 Ιαν; Pittsburgh Opera
Beecher, Lembit (*1980)
 www.lembitbeecher.com
I Have No Stories to Tell You  (NP) 16-23 Σεπτ; Opera Philadelphia
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Christus am ölberge  16 Ιαν; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Egmont  15 Δεκ; Theater an der Wien
Leonore Original 1805 version;  (concert) 24 Οκτ; Theater an der Wien  (concert) 26 Οκτ; Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt  (concert) 28 Οκτ; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw  (concert) 3 Νοέμ; Festspielhaus Baden-Baden
Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835)
Il pirata  (concert) 6 Νοέμ; Opéra National de Bordeaux  (concert) 12 Δεκ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  (NP) 28 Απρ; Theater St Gallen  (NP) 29 Ιούν-19 Ιούλ; Milano, Teatro alla Scala
La straniera  19 Νοέμ; Washington Concert Opera
Benatzky, Ralph (1884-1957)
Axel an der Himmelstür  26 Δεκ-31 Ιαν; Volksoper Wien
Benjamin, George (*1960)
 Faber Music
Lessons in Love and Violence  (WP) 10-26 Μάι; London, Royal Opera  25 Ιούν-5 Ιούλ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Written on Skin  (NP) 9-18 Φεβ; Opera Philadelphia
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict  24 Φεβ-10 Μάρ; Seattle Opera
Benvenuto Cellini  (NP) 20 Μάρ-14 Απρ; Opéra National de Paris
La Nonne sanglante  2-10 Ιούν; Paris, Opéra-Comique
Les troyens  (NP) 3 Οκτ-3 Νοέμ; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper  (NP) 8 Οκτ-26 Νοέμ; Staatstheater Nürnberg  15 Μάι; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Bernstein, Leonard (1918-1990)
A Quiet Place  (NP) 22 Μάρ-2 Απρ; Theater an der Wien
Wonderful Town  13 Σεπτ-15 Απρ; Staatsoperette Dresden  26-30 Ιαν; Opéra de Toulon
Blow, John (1649-1708)
Venus and Adonis  (concert) 28 Οκτ-6 Νοέμ; Staatstheater Kassel
Boesmans, Philippe (*1936)
 Ricordi
Julie  (NP) 25 Ιαν-24 Μάρ; Meiningen, Meininger Theater
Pinocchio Children's opera (2001, revised 2006)  5-16 Σεπτ; Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt  6-10 Οκτ; Opéra de Dijon  14-18 Μάι; Opéra National de Bordeaux
Reigen Artistes de l'Académie de l'Opéra national de Paris;  (NP) 2-11 Νοέμ; Opéra National de Paris p. Christiane Lutz
Böhmer, Wolfgang (*1959)
 wolfgangboehmer.com
Der glückliche Prinz  9 Δεκ; Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater Schwerin
Bohm, Rainer (*1977)
Krach bei Bach  (WP) 7 Απρ; Theater Trier
Boismortier, Joseph Bodin de (1689-1755)
Don Quichotte chez la Duchesse  2-3 Δεκ; Opéra de Massy
Borisova-Ollas, Victoria (*1969).f
 www.borisova-ollas.com
Dracula  (WP) 28 Οκτ-7 Δεκ; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera
Brass, Nikolaus (*1949)
 www.nikolausbrass.net
Sommertag  (NP) 10 Φεβ-3 Μάρ; Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Bretón, Tomás (1850-1923)
La verbena de la paloma  (NP) 20-23 Δεκ; Montevideo, Teatro Solís
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Billy Budd  (NP) 18 Ιαν-27 Απρ; Praha, National Theatre Prague  (NP) 8-15 Μάι; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma  19 Μάι-9 Ιούν; Oper Frankfurt
Death in Venice  23 Σεπτ-5 Ιούλ; Oper Stuttgart  (NP) 19 Μάι-6 Ιούλ; Landestheater Linz
Gloriana  (NP) 12-24 Απρ; Teatro Real de Madrid
War Requiem  (NP) 9-21 Οκτ; Opéra de Lyon  (concert) 16-17 Φεβ; Opéra National de Montpellier
Bröder, Alois (*1961)
 www.alois-broeder.de
Unverhofftes Wiedersehen  16 Σεπτ; Brucknerfest Linz  (NP) 25 Φεβ-21 Μάρ; Landestheater Linz
Bronner, Mikhail (*1952)
 www.bronner.ru
Edible Fairytales  8 Οκτ-12 Νοέμ; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
The Ugly Duckling  22 Απρ-4 Νοέμ 2017; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Bryars, Gavin (*1943)
 www.gavinbryars.com
Marilyn forever  14 Απρ-2 Μάι; Volksoper Wien
Busoni, Ferruccio (1866-1924)
Doktor Faust  (NP) 16-29 Ιούν; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
Bussotti, Sylvano (*1931)
 Ricordi
La Passion selon Sade  (NP) 23 Σεπτ; Strasbourg, Musica  23-26 Νοέμ; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet
Butsko, Yury (*1938)
Belyye nochi  8 Ιούν; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Caccini, Francesca (1587-1641+)
La liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina  (NP) 20 Απρ-14 Ιούλ; Wuppertaler Bühnen
Cage, John (1912-1992)
A House Full of Music  22-27 Οκτ; Wiener Taschenoper
Europeras I and II  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-26 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig
Caldara, Antonio (1670?-1736)
La morte d'Abel First performance in modern times; Oratorio (1732);  (concert) 13 Οκτ; Teatro Rossini di Lugo
Campra, André (1660-1744)
L'Europe galante  (concert) 16 Νοέμ; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Carroll, Brad
Lend Me a Tenor  (NP) 10 Μάρ-8 Ιούλ; Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach
Caryll, Ivan (1861-1921)
The Little Café  21-29 Οκτ; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch
Casella, Alfredo (1883-1947)
La Favola d'Orfeo  17 Νοέμ; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera
Catalani, Alfredo (1854-1893)
La Wally  19-21 Ιαν; Lucca, Teatro del Giglio
Catán, Daniel (1949-2011)
Florencia en el Amazonas  17-25 Μάρ; San Diego Opera  27-29 Απρ; Madison Opera
Cavalieri, Emilio de' (c1550-1602)
Rappresentatione di anima, et di corpo  16 Απρ-6 Νοέμ 2016; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Cavalli, Francesco (1602-1676)
Eliogabalo  12-26 Οκτ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Erismena  2-3 Δεκ; Opéra Royal de Versailles
La Calisto  (NP) 1 Μάρ-12 Μάι; Theater Erfurt  31 Μάρ-9 Απρ; München, Bayerische Staatsoper
La Rosinda  (NP) 16 Σεπτ-2 Οκτ; Landestheater Linz
Chabrier, Emmanuel (1841-1894)
L'étoile  13-21 Οκτ; Bloomington, Indiana University Opera
Chadwick, George W (1854-1931)
Burlesque Opera of Tabasco  25-28 Ιαν; New Orleans Opera
Chapí, Ruperto (1851-1909)
La Tempestad  (concert) 16-18 Φεβ; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela
Ching, Michael (*1958?)
Buoso's Ghost  29 Απρ-5 Μάι; Wilmington, OperaDelaware
Cilea, Francesco (1866-1950)
L'arlesiana  (concert) 21-24 Φεβ; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Cipullo, Tom (*1960)
Glory Denied  10-19 Νοέμ; Binghamton, Tri-cities Opera
Cohen, Gerald (*1960)
 https://geraldcohenmusic.com
Steal a Pencil for Me  (WP) 25-30 Ιαν; Denver, Opera Colorado
Coli, Bruno (*1957)
The Angel of the Odd  30 Νοέμ-14 Απρ; Poznan, Teatr Wielki Poznań
Copeland, Stewart (*1952)
 www.stewartcopeland.net
The Invention of Morel  17-25 Μάρ; Long Beach Opera
Corbett, Sidney (*1960)
 www.sidneycorbett.de
San Paolo  (WP) 28 Απρ-20 Ιούν; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
Cornelius, Peter (1824-1874)
Der Barbier von Bagdad  (NP) 12 Ιαν-19 Μάι; Theater Plauen-Zwickau
Cruz, Violeta (*1986)
 violetacruz.com/
La Princesse légère  (WP) 13-16 Δεκ; Opéra de Lille
Cuomo, Douglas J (*1958)
 www.douglasjcuomo.com
Ashes and Snow The 24 poems and songs of the Winterreise tell an anguished story of lost love, through what is essentially a single dramatic monologue;  (WP) 17-25 Φεβ; Pittsburgh Opera p. Jonathan Moore
Curtis, Christopher (*1968)
 chriscurtismusic.com
Chaplin  (NP) 10 Μάρ-3 Ιούν; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
d'Albert, Eugen (1864-1932)
Tiefland  (NP) 29 Σεπτ-8 Οκτ; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole  (NP) 10-25 Μάρ; Sarasota Opera  (concert) 4 Απρ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Dall'Ongaro, Michele
Bach Haus  (NP) 26-28 Ιαν; Jesi, Teatro G B Pergolesi
Dallapiccola, Luigi (1904-1975)
Il prigioniero  (NP) 16-27 Ιαν; Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt  (NP) 24 Απρ-25 Ιούν; Oper Stuttgart  (NP) 19-23 Ιούν; Opera di Firenze  (NP) 30 Ιούν-11 Ιούλ; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper
Dargomizhsky, Alexander Sergeyevich (1813-1869)
Rusalka  10 Νοέμ; Saratov Opera and Ballet
Davies, Peter Maxwell (*1934)
Eight Songs for a Mad King  2 Σεπτ; London,
Davies, Victor (*1939)
 www.victordavies.com
The Ecstasy of Rita Joe A tragic love story about two young aboriginal people in the cityafter the play by George Ryga;  (WP) 24-25 Μάρ; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Dayer, Xavier (*1972)
 www.xavierdayer.ch/
Alzheim  (WP) 1 Δεκ-13 Ιαν; Konzert Theater Bern
Der Traum von Dir Kammeroper; Libretto: Claus Spahn, after the novel Letter from an Unknown Woman by Stefan Zweig;  (WP) 2-9 Δεκ; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Nina Russi
Dean, Brett (*1961)
 www.boosey.com/dean
Hamlet Libretto by Matthew Jocelyn;  21-27 Οκτ; Glyndebourne // 3 Νοέμ; Canterbury // 17 Νοέμ; Norwich // 24 Νοέμ; Milton Keynes // 1 Δεκ; Plymouth p. Neil Armfield
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Peleas i Melizanda  (NP) 21-30 Ιαν; Warszawa, Polish National Opera
DiChiera, David (*1935)
Cyrano  4-9 Νοέμ; Charlotte, Opera Carolina
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Adelia  (NP) 10 Μάρ-1 Ιούν; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen
I pazzi per progetto  9-17 Σεπτ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Il Duca d'Alba  17 Νοέμ-6 Δεκ; Antwerpen, Opera Vlaanderen
Il borgomastro di Saardam  (NP) 24 Νοέμ-2 Δεκ; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo
Il campanello di notte  9-17 Σεπτ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
L'Ange de Nisida  (WP) 18-21 Ιούλ; London, Royal Opera
Lucrezia Borgia  (concert) 23 Σεπτ; La Coruna, Auditorio de La Coruña  (concert) 6 Οκτ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  (NP) 14 Απρ-25 Μάι; Passau, Landestheater Niederbayern  27 Απρ-7 Μάι; München, Bayerische Staatsoper
Maria di Rohan  18 Φεβ; Washington Concert Opera
Messa da Requiem in memoria Vincenzo Bellini  (concert) 29 Νοέμ; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo
Pia de'Tolomei  (NP) 14-15 Οκτ; Teatro di Pisa  (NP) 20-21 Ιαν; Livorno, Teatro Goldoni  (NP) 17 Μάρ; Lucca, Teatro del Giglio
Pigmalione  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-3 Δεκ; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo  14-22 Απρ; Chicago Opera Theater
Poliuto  (concert) 10-13 Ιαν; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Dorman, Avner (*1975)
 www.avnerdormanmusic.com
Wahnfried  23 Μάρ-8 Μάι; Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe
Dostal, Nico (1895-1981)
Prinzessin Nofretete  10 Σεπτ-31 Δεκ; Oper Leipzig
Dove, Jonathan (*1959)
 www.jonathandove.com
Flight  17-24 Φεβ; Glasgow, Scottish Opera
The Monster in the Maze The traditional story is simplified: the Athenians find their way out of the maze with the assistance of Daedalus, who escapes with them rather than by an aerial route.  (NP) 17-23 Μάρ; Wuppertaler Bühnen  (NP) 30 Μάι-6 Ιούν; GöteborgsOperan
Dowland, John (1563-1626)
Flow My Tears A homage to melancholy inspired by the baroque music of John Dowland;  (WP) 2 Μάρ-8 Απρ; Luzerner Theater
Draghi, Antonio (1634-1700)
Il terremoto Opéra sacré, 1682;  (concert) 7 Οκτ; Festival d'Ambronay
Dukas, Paul (1865-1935)
Ariane et Barbe-bleue  (NP) 3 Μάρ-22 Απρ; Oper Graz
Dvořák,A, Antonin (1841-1904)
Čert a Káča  8 Νοέμ-12 Μάι 2014; Praha, National Theatre Prague  9 Σεπτ-22 Ιούν; ND Brno
Dvořák,J, Jan (*1971)
 www.jan-dvorak.de
Frankenstein  (NP) 20-27 Μάι; Staatsoper Hamburg
Eichberg, Søren Nils (*1973)
 eichberg.net
Schönerland  (WP) 16 Σεπτ-25 Οκτ; Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden
Einem, Gottfried von (1918-1996)
Dantons Tod  (NP) 20 Ιαν-21 Απρ; Theater Magdeburg  (NP) 24 Μάρ-9 Απρ; Wiener Staatsoper
Der Besuch der alten Dame  (NP) 16-28 Μάρ; Theater an der Wien
Enescu, George (1881-1955)
Oedipe  2 Σεπτ; Bucuresti, Festival George Enescu  (NP) 13 Απρ-18 Μάι; Gera, Theater und Philharmonie Thüringen
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  (NP) 24 Φεβ-18 Απρ; Theater Münster  (NP) 10 Μάρ; Theater Freiburg
Der goldene Drache The fate of an illegally working cook at the Golden Dragon restaurant is set against the fable of the industrious ant and the lazy grasshopper  22 Σεπτ; Cardiff, Music Theatre Wales  (NP) 19 Μάι-23 Ιούν; Theater der Stadt Koblenz
Radames  14-18 Ιούν; Neue Oper Wien
Senza sangue Opera in one act for two singers and orchestra  25 Φεβ-9 Μάρ; Staatsoper Hamburg  (NP) 24-29 Μάι; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Tri Sestri The same episode from Chechov's play is seen from the point of view of each of the three sisters in turn  17-24 Οκτ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Erkel, Ferenc (1810-1893)
Bánk bán  (NP) 9-17 Σεπτ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Hunyadi László  10-17 Μάρ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Esenvalds, Eriks (*1977)
 www.eriksesenvalds.com
The Immured  25 Οκτ; Riga, Latvian National Opera
Fagerlund, Sebastian (*1972)
Höstsonaten Libretto: Gunilla Hemming, after the film by Ingmar Bergman;  (WP) 8 Σεπτ-5 Οκτ; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera p. Stéphane Braunschweig
Fiszbein, Fernando (*1977)
El hombre que amaba a los perros  (concert) 7-9 Δεκ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Flotow, Friedrich (1812-1883)
Martha Altersempfehlung ab 13 Jahren;  11-29 Νοέμ; München, Gärtnerplatztheater p. Loriot  (NP) 24 Μάρ-5 Ιούλ; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater  (NP) 29 Απρ-13 Μάι; Annaberg-Buchholz, Winterstein-Theater Annaberg
Floyd, Carlisle (*1926)
Susannah A musical drama in two acts, 105' (1956); An innocent woman is victimised by a narrow Evangelical community in rural Tennessee  6-8 Απρ; Nashville Opera
Foerster, Anton (1837-1926)
Gorenjski slavček  10 Δεκ; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana
Foroni, Jacopo (1825-1858)
Margherita  20 Οκτ-4 Νοέμ; Wexford Festival Opera
Fujikura, Dai (*1977)
 www.daifujikura.com
Der Goldkäfer  (WP) 3 Μάρ; Theater Basel
Solaris  18 Μάι-16 Ιούν; Theater Augsburg
Gassmann, Florian Leopold (1729-1774)
Gli uccellatori  (NP) 18 Μάρ-7 Απρ; Oper Köln
Gefors, Hans (*1952)
Der Park Loosely based on William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream  5 Μάι-2 Ιούν; Malmo, Malmö Opera
Getty, Gordon (*1934)
 www.gordongetty.com
The Canterville Ghost  22-24 Ιούν; Los Angeles, LA Opera
Usher House  22-24 Ιούν; Los Angeles, LA Opera
Giordano, Umberto (1876-1948)
Fedora  (concert) 8 Δεκ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  10 Μάρ-23 Απρ; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera
Glass, Philip (*1937)
 www.philipglass.com
Akhnaten  (NP) 11 Μάρ-28 Ιούν; Oper der Stadt Bonn
La belle et la bête  28-31 Οκτ; Los Angeles, LA Opera  (NP) 8-29 Μάρ; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana
Satyagraha  6 Οκτ-16 Νοέμ; Ekaterinburg Opera  (NP) 27 Οκτ-10 Νοέμ; Komische Oper Berlin  1-27 Φεβ; London, English National Opera (ENO)  18-25 Μάι; Stockholm, Folkoperan
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Ruslan i Lyudmila  17 Μάρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)
Alceste  21-30 Μάρ; Opera di Firenze
Iphigenie en Aulide  (concert) 27 Νοέμ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera  14 Δεκ-15 Ιούν; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
Le cinesi  (concert) 2 Νοέμ; Valencia, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía
Goebbels, Heiner (*1952)
 www.heinergoebbels.com
Eislermaterial  (concert) 7 Σεπτ; Oslo, Ultima Contemporary Music Festival
Goggin, Dan (*1943)
Nunsense Dieses Werk muss sein! Das Chemnitzer Ensemble erarbeitet sich gemeinsam dieses kleine Vorbühnenstück und macht es sich und den Chemnitzern zum Geschenk;  (NP) 28 Οκτ-21 Μάι; Theater Chemnitz p. Matthias Winter
Gomis y Colomer, José Melchor (1791-1836)
El pintor  (WP) 8-11 Φεβ; Teatro Real de Madrid
Gordon, Ricky Ian (*1956)
 www.rickyiangordon.com
The House without a Christmas Tree Appropriate for all ages;  (WP) 30 Νοέμ-14 Δεκ; Houston Grand Opera p. James Robinson
Gounod, Charles-Francois (1818-1893)
Cinq-Mars  20 Ιαν-20 Ιούν; Oper Leipzig
Le médecin malgré lui  (NP) 21-26 Νοέμ; Opéra de Rennes
Philémon et Baucis  (NP) 16-20 Φεβ; Opéra de Tours
Grant, Julian (*1960)
 www.juliangrant.net/
The Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr Burke and Mr Hare  (WP) 8-12 Νοέμ; Boston Lyric Opera
Gregoretti, Lucio (*1961)
Il colore del sole A fictionalised portrait of the painter Caravaggio; Libretto: Andrea Camilleri, after his novel;  (WP) 8 Σεπτ; Jesi, Festival Pergolesi Spontini p. Cristian Taraborrelli  (NP) 27-29 Οκτ; Teatro Comunale di Modena
La fugitiva Oper in drei Akten für Kinder und mit Kindern, ab 8 Jahren; Ihnen zur Seite stehen Opernsolisten;  25 Μάι-10 Ιούν; Salzburger Landestheater p. Christina Piegger
Grétry, Andre-Ernest-Modeste (1741-1813)
Richard Coeur de Lion  19 Ιαν; Opéra de Reims
Grieg, Edvard (1843-1907)
Peer Gynt  12-13 Ιαν; Opéra National de Montpellier
Guarnieri, Adriano (*1947)
 Ricordi
Fammi udire la tua voce  (WP) 8-10 Σεπτ; Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto
Haddad, Saed (*1972)
 www.saedhaddad.com
A Wintery Spring Text nach Gedichten von Khalil Gibran  (WP) 22 Φεβ-5 Μάρ; Oper Frankfurt
Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759)
Almira  25-26 Νοέμ; Boston Early Music Festival
Apollo e Dafne  (NP) 15-19 Μάι; Oper Graz
Athalia  21-26 Ιούν; Sydney, Opera Australia  21-26 Ιούν; Sydney, Pinchgut Opera
Berenice  (NP) 25 Μάι; Oper Halle
Hercules  3 Φεβ-12 Μάι; Nationaltheater Mannheim  (concert) 4-6 Μάι; Boston, Handel and Haydn Society
Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno  (NP) 17-23 Μάι; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera
Jephtha  20 Οκτ-24 Νοέμ; Oper Halle  (NP) 13-30 Ιαν; Opéra National de Paris  (NP) 4 Φεβ-15 Απρ; Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden  1-10 Ιούν; Oper Halle
Ottone  (concert) 24 Σεπτ; Theater an der Wien
Radamisto  (concert) 20 Απρ; Theater an der Wien
Riccardo Primo  (NP) 10-17 Μάρ; Theater Magdeburg
Rodelinda  26 Οκτ-15 Νοέμ; London, English National Opera (ENO)  26 Νοέμ; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Saul  9 Σεπτ-17 Οκτ; Staatstheater Mainz  (NP) 16-27 Φεβ; Theater an der Wien
Scipione  (concert) 24 Ιαν; Theater an der Wien
Serse  1 Φεβ-20 Μάρ 2014; Komische Oper Berlin
Tamerlano  (NP) 12 Σεπτ-4 Οκτ; Milano, Teatro alla Scala
Hanke, Stefan Johannes (*1984)
 www.stefan-johannes-hanke.de
Oh, wie schön ist Panama  14 Σεπτ-6 Δεκ; Staatsoper Hannover
Hasse, Johann Adolf (1699-1783)
Siroé  (NP) 2 Δεκ-5 Απρ; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater  (NP) 26 Ιαν; Enschede, Nederlandse Reisopera
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Armida  (concert) 21 Φεβ; Theater an der Wien
Il mondo della luna  (NP) 23 Σεπτ-26 Ιαν; Passau, Landestheater Niederbayern  8-14 Μάρ; Valencia, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía p. Emilio Sagi  (NP) 28 Απρ-21 Μάι; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg  (NP) 6 Μάι-23 Ιούν; Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
Orlando paladino  (NP) 3 Φεβ-3 Ιούν; Theater Hagen  (NP) 27 Απρ-5 Ιούλ; Theater Bielefeld  (NP) 23-29 Ιούλ; München, Münchner Opernfestspiele
Heggie, Jake (*1961)
 www.jakeheggie.com
Moby-Dick  20-28 Ιαν; Salt Lake City, Utah Opera  17-25 Μάρ; Pittsburgh Opera
Out of Darkness  (WP) 5-15 Απρ; Atlanta Opera
Henze, Hans Werner (1926-2012)
Das Floss der Medusa  13-26 Μάρ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Der Junge Lord  (NP) 2 Σεπτ-19 Οκτ; Staatsoper Hannover
Elegy for Young Lovers  4 Οκτ-25 Νοέμ; Landestheater Detmold
Pollicino  (NP) 23-30 Ιούν; Oper Köln
Herrmann, Arnulf (*1968)
Der Mieter How far can Georg adapt under the pressure of the other tenants to conform in order to keep his flat? Is the pressure real or imagined? Will he commit suicide like the flat's previous tenant?  (WP) 12 Νοέμ-7 Δεκ; Oper Frankfurt
Hertzberg, David (*1990)
 www.davidhertzbergmusic.com
The Wake World  (WP) 18-25 Σεπτ; Opera Philadelphia
Hervé, (1825-1892)
Les chevaliers de la Table Ronde Opéra bouffe en 3 actes  29-31 Δεκ; Théâtre de Caen
Mam'zelle Nitouche  (NP) 13-15 Οκτ; Opéra de Toulon  14-20 Δεκ; Angers Nantes Opéra
Hidalgo, Juan
Celos aun del aire matan  10 Απρ-8 Νοέμ 2016; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Hindemith, Paul (1895-1963)
 Schott Music
Cardillac  25 Φεβ; Tallinn, Estonian National Opera  (NP) 21 Απρ-15 Μάι; Salzburger Landestheater  (NP) 5-15 Μάι; Opera di Firenze
Mathis der Maler  13 Σεπτ; Bucuresti, Festival George Enescu  (NP) 28 Οκτ-30 Δεκ; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier
Neues vom Tage  (NP) 4-30 Μάι; Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater Schwerin
Holliger, Heinz (*1939)
 Schott Music
Lunea 23 scenes from the life of the Biedermeier poet Nikolaus Lenau (1802-1850);  (WP) 4-25 Μάρ; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Andreas Homoki
Hosokawa, Toshio (*1955)
 Schott Music
Erdbeben.Träume.  (WP) 1-23 Ιούλ; Oper Stuttgart
Matsukaze  16-18 Φεβ; New National Theatre Tokyo
Stilles Meer  31 Ιαν-7 Φεβ; Staatsoper Hamburg
Hubay, Jenő (1858-1937)
Anna Karenina  (NP) 26 Νοέμ-17 Φεβ; Konzert Theater Bern
Huszka, Jenő (1875-1960)
Lili bárónő  17-18 Οκτ; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Irgens-Jensen, Ludvig (1894-1969)
Heimferd The story of St Olaf's struggle for the rule of Norway and for spreading the Christian faith  (concert) 13-15 Απρ; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Janáček, Leos (1854-1928)
From the House of the Dead  8-12 Οκτ; Cardiff, Welsh National Opera  18 Νοέμ-2 Δεκ; Opéra National de Paris  (NP) 7-24 Μάρ; London, Royal Opera  (NP) 1-29 Απρ; Oper Frankfurt  (NP) 21 Μάι-8 Ιούν; München, Bayerische Staatsoper  30 Ιούλ; München, Münchner Opernfestspiele
Osud The Little Greats;  11-20 Οκτ; Leeds, Opera North // 2 Νοέμ; Nottingham // 9 Νοέμ; Newcastle upon Tyne // 16 Νοέμ; Salford Quays p. Annabel Arden
The Diary of One Who has Disappeared  4-5 Ιαν; Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg  8-11 Φεβ; Opéra de Lyon p. Ivo van Hove  (NP) 11 Απρ-3 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig
The Excursions of Mr Broucek  (NP) 22 Μάρ-29 Μάι; Praha, National Theatre Prague
Janssens, Daan (*1983)
 www.daanjanssens.be
Menuet  20-21 Μάρ; Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg
Jarrell, Michael (*1958)
 www.michaeljarrell.com
Cassandra  18-22 Οκτ; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet
Jenkins, Karl (*1944)
 www.karljenkins.com
Eloise  (NP) 9-21 Ιούν; Staatstheater Kassel
Kálmán, Emmerich (1882-1953)
Die Faschingsfee  (NP) 23 Σεπτ-16 Φεβ; Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach
Die Herzogin von Chicago  27-29 Οκτ; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Ein Herbstmanöver  (NP) 28 Οκτ-24 Ιούν; Stadttheater Giessen
Kaminsky, Laura (*1956)
 www.laurakaminsky.com
As One  10-12 Νοέμ; San Diego Opera  (NP) 11-16 Ιαν; Honolulu, Hawaii Opera Theatre  9-11 Φεβ; Anchorage Opera
Kats-Chernin, Elena (*1957)
 MySpace
Schneewittchen und die 77 Zwerge  25 Ιαν-17 Απρ; Komische Oper Berlin
Keiser, Reinhard (1674-1739)
Croesus  (NP) 13-22 Απρ; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater
Knussen, Oliver (*1952)
 Faber Music
Where the Wild Things Are Für alle ab 6 Jahren;  (NP) 4 Φεβ-3 Ιούλ; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Philipp Westerbarkei
Kollo, Willi (1904-1988)
Wie einst im Mai  (NP) 6-29 Ιούλ; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg
Kondrup, Eva Noer (*1964)
Den Rejsende Work focused on the plight of refugees arriving in Denmark, incorporating the memories of children and the musics of the Balkans and the Middle East Gæstespil af Opera Plxus;  (WP) 3-10 Φεβ; København, Royal Danish Opera
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang (1897-1957)
Das Wunder der Heliane  (NP) 15-23 Σεπτ; Antwerpen, Opera Vlaanderen  (NP) 18 Μάρ-6 Απρ; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Der Ring des Polykrates  9-17 Φεβ; The Dallas Opera
Krenek, Ernst (1900-1991)
Cefalo e Procri  (NP) 29 Σεπτ-7 Οκτ; Venezia, La Fenice
Kubička, Miroslav (*1951)
Jakub Jan Ryba The story of composer Jakub Jan Ryba (1765-1815), who took his own life from lack of money, the hostility of his superiors and total exhaustion  (WP) 14-31 Οκτ; Plzen, J K Tyl Theatre
Kuhlau, Friedrich (1786-1832)
Lulu  14 Ιαν-7 Φεβ; København, Royal Danish Opera
Künneke, Eduard (1885-1953)
Der Vetter aus Dingsda  (NP) 28 Οκτ-3 Ιούλ; Theater Regensburg  (NP) 4 Νοέμ-16 Φεβ; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater  (NP) 9 Φεβ-7 Ιούλ; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier
Die grosse Sünderin  (NP) 14 Οκτ-11 Φεβ; Oper Leipzig
Kurtág, György (*1926)
Fin de partie  (WP) 15-25 Νοέμ; Milano, Teatro alla Scala
Landi, Stefano (1587-1639)
La morte d'Orfeo  23-26 Μάρ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Langer, Elena (*1974)
Figaro Gets a Divorce  14-26 Σεπτ; Grand-Théâtre de Genève  24-26 Νοέμ; Poznan, Teatr Wielki Poznań
Lange, Marius Felix (*1968)
Die Schneekönigin  (NP) 8 Απρ-3 Ιούν; Theater Dortmund
Lavallée, Calixa (1842-1891)
The Widow A Spanish diva, her philandering husband-to-be, a faked obituary and her matchmaking magic all lead to a happy end.  5 Νοέμ; Toronto Operetta Theatre
Lavandier, Arthur (*1987)
 www.arthurlavandier.com
La Légende du Roi Dragon Avec 230 enfants des ateliers Finoreille, chanteurs solistes et musiciens étudiants de l'École Supérieure Musique et Danse Nord de France;  (WP) 17-18 Μάρ; Opéra de Lille p. Johanne Saunier
Lehár, Franz (1870-1948)
Der Zarewitsch  14 Ιούλ-2 Σεπτ 2017; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Leo, Leonardo (1694-1744)
L'olimpiade  (concert) 4 Νοέμ; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo
Liepins, Zigmars
Rose and Blood  (NP) 28 Σεπτ-17 Δεκ; Riga, Latvian National Opera
Ligeti, György (1923-2006)
Le Grand Macabre Revised version from 1996;  (NP) 8 Σεπτ-20 Οκτ; Luzerner Theater p. Herbert Fritsch  (NP) 29-30 Σεπτ; Meiningen, Meininger Theater p. Herbert Fritsch  (NP) 5 Μάι-29 Ιούν; Flensburg, Schleswig-Holsteinische Landestheater
Lill, Märt-Matis (*1975)
Tulleminek War teaches us that the only thing people learn from history is that they don’t learn anything from history.  11 Οκτ-29 Απρ; Tartu, Theatre Vanemuine
Lincke, Paul (1866-1946)
Frau Luna  (NP) 2 Δεκ-20 Μάι; Theater Hagen  12 Ιαν-4 Μάρ; Goerlitz, Gerhart-Hauptmann-Theater  (NP) 13 Ιαν-30 Μάι; Theater Dortmund  (NP) 27 Ιαν-6 Ιούλ; Staatsoperette Dresden  (NP) 3 Φεβ; Stadttheater Bremerhaven
Lippa, Andrew (*1964)
 andrewlippa.com
The Addams Family  24 Αύγ-5 Δεκ 2017; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
Little, David T (*1978)
 davidtlittle.com
JFK An intimate portrait of the president and his wife in Fort Worth on the eve of his assassination  27 Ιαν-3 Φεβ; Montreal, L'Opéra de Montréal
Soldier Songs  13-15 Απρ; Fargo-Moorhead Opera
Lortzing, Albert (1801-1851)
Casanova  (NP) 2-30 Ιούν; Oper Leipzig
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687)
Alceste  10 Δεκ; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Monsieur de Pourceaugnac  23-24 Φεβ; Opéra de Reims
Phaëton  (NP) 30 Μάι-3 Ιούν; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Lysenko, Mykola (1842-1912)
Natalka Poltavka  27 Αύγ-7 Σεπτ 2017; Lviv National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre  20 Σεπτ; Kyiv, National Opera of Ukraine
MacMillan, James (*1959)
Clemency  22-25 Μάρ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Maderna, Bruno (1920-1973)
Satyricon Solisten des Jungen Ensembles und des Ensembles der Semperoper Dresden;  (NP) 25-31 Μάρ; Osterfestspiele Salzburg p. Georg Schmiedleitner
Makan, Keeril (*1972)
Persona Libretto: Jay Scheib, after the film by Ingmar Bergman;  (WP) 9-12 Νοέμ; Los Angeles, LA Opera p. Jay Scheib
Mancuso, Giovanni (*1970)
Atlas 101 Mathematico-dream spy-opera inspired by the scientific frequency-shifting patent of Hedy Lamarr and George Antheil during the Second World War;  (WP) 17 Νοέμ; Teatro Comunale di Treviso
Mander, Louis (*1984)
 www.louismander.com
The Life to Come A strong love story between two men across cultures, addressing spiritual and religious conflicts in the tension between prejudices and freedom.; Libretto: Stephen Fry, after the story by EM Forster;  5 Οκτ; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Einar Bjørge
Manotskov, Alexander (*1972)
Chaadsky Opera in 2 acts, after Woe From Wit by Griboyedov;  (WP) 20-22 Απρ; Moscow, Helikon Opera
Manoury, Philippe (*1952)
 www.philippemanoury.com
Kein Licht  (NP) 22-25 Σεπτ; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin  (WP) 18-22 Οκτ; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Nicolas Stemann  22-23 Νοέμ; Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg p. Nicolas Stemann
Marais, Marin (1656-1728)
Alcyone  11-12 Ιαν; Théâtre de Caen
March, Kevin
 kevinmarch.com.au
Les Feluettes  21-27 Οκτ; Edmonton Opera
Marco, Tomás (*1942)
 www.tomasmarco.com/
Policías y Ladrones  (WP) 5-11 Απρ; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela
Marschner, Heinrich August (1795-1861)
Der Vampyr  (concert) 12 Ιαν; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Hans Heiling  (NP) 24 Φεβ-22 Ιούν; Aalto-Musiktheater Essen
Marthaler, Christoph (*1951)
Isoldes Abendbrot  18-26 Νοέμ; Staatsoper Hamburg
Marthinsen, Niels (*1963)
 nielsmarthinsen.dk
Darwin A new opera about science, love, and ethical dilemmas for evolutionary theorist Charles and his profoundly religious wife, Emma;  (WP) 29 Αύγ-8 Σεπτ 2017; Aarhus Sommeropera
Martin, Frank (1890-1974)
Der Sturm  (NP) 27 Ιαν-25 Μάρ; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater
Le vin herbé  6-16 Φεβ; Theater St Gallen  13-19 Μάι; Long Beach Opera
Martinů, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
 Schott Music
Ariane lyric opera in 1 act  17 Νοέμ; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera  (NP) 22 Απρ-20 Μάι; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Juliette  29 Σεπτ-16 Μάρ; Praha, National Theatre Prague  (NP) 3 Μάρ-17 Ιούν; Wuppertaler Bühnen
The Greek Passion Tensions run high in a Greek village mounting their traditional Easter Passion play, and events in the village begin to mirror those in the play. Opera in 4 acts, after the novel 'Christ Recrucified' by Kazantzakis (Zürich, 1961)  11 Σεπτ-16 Οκτ; Moravian Theatre Olomouc  14 Σεπτ-28 Οκτ; Karlstad, Wermland Opera
Martynov, Vladimir (*1946)
 www.vladimir-martynov.ru
The Exercises and Dances of Guido  (NP) 26 Σεπτ-6 Οκτ; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Mascagni, Pietro (1863-1945)
Iris  (NP) 16-17 Δεκ; Livorno, Teatro Goldoni  (NP) 13-14 Ιαν; Teatro di Pisa  (NP) 10-11 Φεβ; Lucca, Teatro del Giglio
Massenet, Jules (1842-1912)
Cendrillon  8-16 Δεκ; Manchester, Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM)  (NP) 12 Απρ-11 Μάι; New York, The Metropolitan Opera  (NP) 14 Απρ-6 Ιούλ; Theater Münster
Cléopâtre  27 Σεπτ; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  (concert) 28 Φεβ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Hérodiade  (NP) 23-30 Μάρ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Thaïs  11 Νοέμ-2 Δεκ; New York, The Metropolitan Opera  12-20 Μάι; Minneapolis, Minnesota Opera  (concert) 26 Ιούλ; Teatro Real de Madrid
Matalon, Martin (*1958)
L'Ombre de Venceslao The adventures of Venceslao, a second Don Quixote. Opéra en deux actes (14+)  (NP) 7-8 Νοέμ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille  26-30 Ιαν; Opéra National de Montpellier  11 Φεβ; Opéra de Reims
Mayr, Simon (1763-1845)
 www.simon-mayr.de
Che originali!  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-3 Δεκ; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo
Mayuzumi, Toshirō (1929-1997)
Le Pavillon d'or  21 Μάρ-3 Απρ; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Meier, Jost (*1939)
Marie und Robert Libretto: Hansjörg Schneider, after the play by Paul Haller;  (WP) 3 Νοέμ-19 Ιαν; Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn // 22 Νοέμ-16 Δεκ; Solothurn // 30 Νοέμ; Zofingen // 27 Ιαν; Baden p. Reto Nickler
Melani, Jacopo (1623-1676)
Il Girello Con la Compagnia Marionettistica Carlo Colla & Figli;  (NP) 3 Δεκ; Teatro di Pisa p. Eugenio Monti Colla
Menotti, Gian Carlo (1911-2007)
The Consul  (NP) 11-15 Σεπτ; Montevideo, Teatro Solís  15-22 Οκτ; Long Beach Opera  21 Οκτ-12 Ιαν; Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach  4-12 Νοέμ; Chicago Opera Theater  (NP) 18 Νοέμ-8 Απρ; Goerlitz, Gerhart-Hauptmann-Theater  (NP) 3 Φεβ-7 Ιούν; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater  (NP) 17 Μάρ; Stadttheater Bremerhaven
The Medium  2-25 Φεβ; Konzert Theater Bern
Menut, Benoît (*1977)
 https://www.benoitmenut.com
Fando et Lis Attention: cet ouvrage contient des scènes pouvant heurter la sensibilité de certains publics;  (WP) 2-6 Μάι; Saint-Etienne, Opéra de Saint-Étienne p. Kristian Frédric
Mercadante, Saverio (1795-1870)
I due Figaro  4 Φεβ; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Messager, Andre (1853-1929)
Les P'tites Michu  (NP) 13-24 Μάι; Angers Nantes Opéra  19-29 Ιούν; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet
Monsieur Beaucaire  17-18 Μάρ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Meyerbeer, Giacomo (1791-1864)
L'Africaine  (NP) 20 Φεβ-2 Απρ; Oper Frankfurt
Le prophète  (NP) 26 Νοέμ-7 Ιαν; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Les Huguenots  (NP) 28 Οκτ-10 Νοέμ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Mickis, Sigitas (*1969)
Zuikis Puikis  12 Νοέμ-22 Απρ; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre
Milch-Sheriff, Ella (*1954)
 www.ellasheriff.com
Die Banalität der Liebe  (WP) 27 Ιαν; Theater Regensburg
Millöcker, Carl (1842-1899)
Gasparone  (NP) 2-30 Ιούν; Volksoper Wien
Mondonville, Jean-Joseph de (1711-1772)
L'Amour et Psyché  (NP) 23-27 Μάι; Opéra de Dijon
Montalbetti, Mauro (*1969)
 www.mauromontalbetti.com
#madreincerta  (WP) 9-10 Νοέμ; Teatro Massimo di Palermo
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda  (NP) 9 Σεπτ-24 Μάρ; Lubeck, Theater Lübeck  (NP) 16-23 Σεπτ; Opera Philadelphia  20 Απρ; Opéra de Reims
Moody, Howard (*1964)
 www.howardmoody.net
Sindbad  4 Απρ; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Moreno Torroba, Federico (1891-1982)
Luisa Fernanda  30 Ιούν; Santa Cruz Tenerife, Ópera de Tenerife
Morganelli, Patrick
 www.patrickmorganelli.com
Hercules vs. Vampires  15 Οκτ; Phoenix, Arizona Opera  27 Ιαν; Nashville Opera
Morrison, Greg (*1965)
The Drowsy Chaperone Am Anfang einer neuen Chemnitzer Musicalreihe steht eine Zusammenarbeit mit der Bayerischen Theaterakademie. Stefan Huber und Danny Costello kehren nach Chemnitz zurück;  (NP) 16 Σεπτ-19 Μάι; Theater Chemnitz // 3-4 Ιαν; Aschaffenburg // 7 Ιαν; Ludwigsburg p. Stefan Huber
Moultaka, Zad (*1967)
 www.zadmoultaka.com
La Passion selon Marie  29 Σεπτ; Strasbourg, Musica
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Apollo et Hyacinthus  10-17 Δεκ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón  (concert) 17-18 Φεβ; Moscow, Helikon Opera  (concert) 20 Φεβ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  10 Μάρ; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots  (concert) 27 Μάρ; Theater an der Wien
Die Zauberflöte  3 Οκτ-15 Δεκ 2013; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Grande Messe en ut mineur  30 Μάι; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Il re pastore  (concert) 3 Απρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Lucio Silla  13-23 Σεπτ; Teatro Real de Madrid  (NP) 14 Σεπτ-27 Νοέμ; Theater Basel  29 Οκτ-15 Νοέμ; Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt  (NP) 9 Δεκ-17 Μάρ; Staatstheater Kassel  (NP) 8-19 Ιούλ; Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe
Mitridate, re di Ponto  13 Απρ-6 Ιούν; Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn
Muhly, Nico (*1981)
 www.nicomuhly.com
Marnie She has been running for so long, no one knows the real Marnie, least of all herself. Nico Muhly's second world premiere for ENO is based on the Winston Graham novel and the screenplay of the Hitchcock film.; Libretto: Nicholas Wright, after Winston Graham;  (WP) 18 Νοέμ-3 Δεκ; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Michael Mayer
Musseau, Michel (*1948)
L'ébloui Pour 3 chanteurs et 3 marionnettes;  13 Φεβ; Opéra de Rouen Normandie p. Xavier Legasa
Nedbal, Oskar (1874-1930)
Die Winzerbraut  6-26 Οκτ; Moravian Theatre Olomouc
Nejtek, Michal (*1977)
 www.nejtek.cz
Rules for Good Manners in the Modern World  (WP) 15 Σεπτ-20 Ιούν; ND Brno
Netti, Giovanni Cesare (1649-1686)
La Filli Two pairs of lovers mistakenly believe themselves to be brothers and sisters  (concert) 30 Σεπτ; Teatro Rossini di Lugo
Nowowiejski, Feliks (1877-1946)
Legenda Bałtyku To marry the maiden Bogna, the poor fisherman Doman must obtain the ring of Queen Jurata who rules deep in the Baltic Sea  (NP) 8-12 Δεκ; Poznan, Teatr Wielki Poznań
Nyman, Michael (*1944)
 www.michaelnyman.com
The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat  31 Ιαν-30 Μάρ; Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach
O'Dwyer, Robert (1862-1949)
Eithne  (concert) 14 Οκτ; Dublin, Opera Theatre Company
Obst, Michael (*1955)
 Breitkopf
Solaris  (NP) 8-17 Μάρ; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
Ba-ta-clan  16 Οκτ-20 Νοέμ; Buenos Aires Lírica  28-29 Νοέμ; Opéra de Reims
Barbe-bleue  16 Νοέμ-13 Μάι; Staatstheater Cottbus  (NP) 17 Μάρ-13 Ιούλ; Komische Oper Berlin
Fantasio  3-20 Νοέμ; Grand-Théâtre de Genève  26-30 Ιαν; Opéra de Rouen Normandie
Geneviève de Brabant  8 Σεπτ; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch
La Fille du tambour-major  26-27 Μάι; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
La Périchole  (concert) 18-21 Μάι; Salzburger Pfingstfestspiele
Le Roi carotte Agathe Mélinand;  1-13 Φεβ; Opéra de Lille p. Laurent Pelly
Les Fées du Rhin  24 Φεβ-2 Μάρ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Orff, Carl (1895-1982)
 Schott Music
Der Mond  22 Οκτ-3 Δεκ; Praha, National Theatre Prague
Die Kluge  22 Οκτ-3 Δεκ; Praha, National Theatre Prague
Orlandini, Giuseppe Maria (1676-1760)
Serpilla e Bacocco The inveterate gambler Bacocco disguises himself as a judge to hear his wife's case for divorce, and throws her out after she responds to his flirting;  7-15 Οκτ; Teatro Rossini di Lugo
Partch, Harry (1901-1974)
Barstow  2-5 Νοέμ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Penderbayne, Samuel (*1989)
 www.samuelpenderbayne.com
I.th.Ak.A.  (NP) 6-19 Απρ; Staatsoper Hamburg
Penella, Manuel (1880-1939)
El gato montés  23 Νοέμ-2 Δεκ; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela  (NP) 26 Μάι-9 Ιούν; Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
Perla, Jack
 jackperla.com
An American Dream The conflict between a US soldier and an interned Japanese family at the end of WW2  7-17 Σεπτ; Seattle Opera
Peters, Rachel J (*1977)
 www.racheljpeters.com
Rootabaga Country The work is an adaptation of selections from Carl Sandburg’s 1922 book Rootabaga Stories which is a collection of whimsical short stories created out of Sandburg’s desire to invent “American fairy tales” to match American childhood.  (WP) 11-12 Νοέμ; Sarasota Opera
Piccinni, Niccolò (1728-1800)
Il regno della luna  (NP) 15-18 Μάι; Venezia, La Fenice
La Cecchina  15-17 Δεκ; Teatro Comunale di Treviso
Piskáček, Rudolf (1884-1940)
Perly panny Serafínky  11 Οκτ; Moravian Theatre Olomouc
Planquette, Robert (1848-1903)
Les cloches de Corneville  1 Οκτ; St Petersburg Chamber Opera  11 Νοέμ-16 Δεκ; Kaunas State Musical Theatre
Podgaits, Efrem (*1949)
 www.podgaits.info
Lord of the Flies  6-20 Οκτ 2016; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Ponchielli, Amilcare (1834-1886)
La Gioconda  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-16 Φεβ; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater  (NP) 16-18 Μάρ; Teatro Municipale di Piacenza  6-8 Απρ; I Teatri di Reggio Emilia  28 Ιούν-7 Ιούλ; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Porpora, Nicola (1686-1768)
Arianna in Nasso  (NP) 27 Σεπτ-10 Οκτ; Theater an der Wien
Mitridate  (NP) 29 Νοέμ-9 Φεβ; Theater und Orchester Heidelberg
Previn, Andre (*1929)
 www.andre-previn.com
A Streetcar named Desire  (NP) 10 Φεβ-3 Ιούλ; Theater Pforzheim  6-8 Απρ; Boise, Opera Idaho
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Betrothal in a Monastery  (NP) 7 Οκτ-11 Δεκ; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera  17 Οκτ-6 Μάρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  21 Οκτ; St Petersburg Chamber Opera
Peter and the Wolf  7 Δεκ-1 Ιούν; Poznan, Teatr Wielki Poznań
Semyon Kotko  12 Μάρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
The Gambler  (NP) 4-20 Οκτ; Wiener Staatsoper  20 Δεκ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  10 Μάρ-17 Ιούν; Theater Basel  (NP) 13-19 Μάι; Antwerpen, Opera Vlaanderen
Velikan  (NP) 10 Δεκ; St Petersburg, Mikhailovsky Theatre
Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924)
Edgar  (NP) 28 Απρ-18 Ιούλ; Theater Regensburg  (NP) 29 Ιούν; Theater St Gallen
La bohème  20 Σεπτ-26 Νοέμ 2013; St Petersburg, Mikhailovsky Theatre
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Miranda  25 Σεπτ-5 Οκτ; Paris, Opéra-Comique
Puts, Kevin (*1972)
 www.kevinputs.com
Elizabeth Cree  (WP) 14-23 Σεπτ; Opera Philadelphia
Silent Night  27-29 Οκτ; Winston Salem, Piedmont Opera
Puur, Rasmus
The Colours of Clouds  (WP) 22 Σεπτ-19 Ιούν; Tallinn, Estonian National Opera
Rabaud, Henri (1873-1949)
Marouf savetier du Caire  7-14 Φεβ; Opéra National de Bordeaux
Raffnsøe, Hanne (*).f
Det der er tilbage What is left when someone passes away? a performer and an opera singer take the audience on an intimate journey through the objects, the memories and the stories left behind;  16 Σεπτ; Odense, Den Fynske Opera
Rakhmaninov, Sergey Vasil'yevich (1873-1943)
Francesca da Rimini  18 Οκτ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  (NP) 28 Απρ; Theater Kiel  (concert) 6 Μάι; Glasgow, Scottish Opera
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Dardanus The first UK performance of the 1744 version of Dardanus;  (NP) 6 Οκτ; London, English Touring Opera
Les Indes galantes  27 Σεπτ; Iasi, Opera Națională Română Iași
Pigmalion  (NP) 22 Απρ-20 Μάι; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein  (NP) 23-27 Μάι; Opéra de Dijon
Rasch, Torsten (*1965)
 Faber Music
Die Formel  (WP) 2 Μάρ-14 Απρ; Konzert Theater Bern
Rasgado, Víctor (*1959)
 victorrasgado.com
Anacleto Morones  12 Οκτ; Guanajuato, Festival Internacional Cervantino
Raskatov, Alexander (*1953)
Germania  (WP) 19 Μάι-4 Ιούν; Opéra de Lyon
Raymond, Fred (1900-1954)
Maske in Blau  (NP) 20 Ιαν-18 Μάρ; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Saison in Salzburg  (NP) 22 Ιούλ-2 Σεπτ 2017; Lehár Festival Bad Ischl  24 Σεπτ-30 Δεκ; Annaberg-Buchholz, Winterstein-Theater Annaberg
Rebel, François (1701-1775)
Pirame et Thisbé  (concert) 30 Σεπτ-1 Οκτ; Moscow, Helikon Opera
Reimann, Aribert (*1933)
 Schott Music
Ein Traumspiel  (NP) 17 Μάρ-11 Μάι; Theater Hof
L'Invisible  (WP) 8-31 Οκτ; Deutsche Oper Berlin
Reise, Jay (*1950)
 jayreise.com
Rasputin  11-12 Νοέμ; Moscow, Helikon Opera
Resch, Gerald (*1975)
 geraldresch.at
Gullivers Reise Family opera for seven singers, choir and orchestraEmpfohlen für alle ab 8 Jahren;  (NP) 3 Οκτ-11 Ιούλ; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Marcelo Diaz
Respighi, Ottorino (1879-1936)
 Ricordi
La bella dormente nel bosco Orchestre, Maîtrise et Studio de l'Opéra de Lyon;  (NP) 6-14 Φεβ; Opéra de Lyon p. Barbora Horáková Joly
Reynolds, James (*1953)
 www.jamesreynolds.de
Geisterritter  (WP) 3 Δεκ-4 Μάρ; Oper der Stadt Bonn
Reznicek, Emil Nikolaus von (1860-1945)
Benzin  (NP) 13 Ιαν-8 Απρ; Theater Bielefeld
Rihm, Wolfgang (*1952)
Das Gehege  (NP) 16-27 Ιαν; Bruxelles, La Monnaie/De Munt  (NP) 24 Απρ-25 Ιούν; Oper Stuttgart
Jakob Lenz  (NP) 9 Ιούν-7 Ιούλ; Theater Bielefeld
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (1844-1908)
Kashchey the Deathless  5 Νοέμ; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet  16 Νοέμ; Yoshkar-Ola, Sapaev Mari State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Mozart et Salieri  (NP) 21 Φεβ-27 Οκτ 2016; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Servilia  31 Οκτ-1 Νοέμ; Moscow Chamber Opera Theatre named after Boris Pokrovsky
The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh  10 Απρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
The Maid of Pskov  (concert) 13-15 Οκτ; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre
Ripper, João Guilherme (*1959)
 www.joaoripper.com.br/
Piedade  2-9 Σεπτ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Ristori, Giovanni Alberto
Fidalba e Artabano Artabano is attracted to the peasant-girl Fidalba, but she is only interested in the money and life at court;  7-15 Οκτ; Teatro Rossini di Lugo
Rolfe, James (*1961)
The Overcoat: an Opera Libretto: Morris Panych;  (NP) 28 Απρ-12 Μάι; Vancouver Opera p. Morris Panych
Ronchetti, Lucia (*1963)
 www.luciaronchetti.com
Rivale The memories, thoughts and emotions of the Muslim princess Clorinda who falls in love with her mortal enemy, the Christian king Tancredi  (WP) 8-22 Οκτ; Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden  (NP) 29 Οκτ-27 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Il signor Bruschino  (concert) 2 Μάρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre  27 Απρ-4 Μάι; Venezia, La Fenice
L'inganno felice  (NP) 30 Σεπτ; Teatro Fraschini di Pavia
L'occasione fa il ladro Scene e Costumi: Scuola di Scenografia dell'Accademia di Belle Arti;  2-23 Σεπτ; Venezia, La Fenice p. Elisabetta Brusa  27-28 Οκτ; Royal Opera House of Muscat
La cenerentola  20 Σεπτ-1 Νοέμ 2013; Oper Stuttgart
La donna del lago  (NP) 22-29 Απρ; Opéra de Lausanne  (NP) 5-15 Μάι; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie
La gazza ladra  (concert) 15 Νοέμ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Mosé in Egitto  15-20 Μάρ; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo  (NP) 8-28 Απρ; Oper Köln
Rota, Nino (1911-1979)
 Schott Music
 Ricordi
Aladino e la lampada magica Aladino e la lampada magica is always a matinee performance; Beginning of the performance at 12.00 or 14.00;  5 Νοέμ-5 Ιαν; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera p. Ludmila Naletova
Il cappello di paglia di Firenze  11-13 Μάι; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (*1971)
 www.danielroumain.com
We Shall Not Be Moved  (WP) 16-24 Σεπτ; Opera Philadelphia
Różycki, Ludomir (1883-1953)
Eros i Psyche  (NP) 13-19 Οκτ; Warszawa, Polish National Opera
Rubinstein, Anton (1829-1894)
Der Dämon  23 Απρ-11 Μάι; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Ruzicka, Peter (*1948)
 www.peter-ruzicka.de
Benjamin  (NP) 3-16 Ιούν; Staatsoper Hamburg
Saariaho, Kaija (*1952)
 www.saariaho.org
Only the sound remains  23 Ιαν-7 Φεβ; Opéra National de Paris
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Ascanio Benvenuto Cellini and his apprentice Ascanio both love the same girl, but their respective admirers put the girl's life in danger.Première exécution absolue de la version conforme au manuscrit autographe de 1888;  (concert) 24-26 Νοέμ; Grand-Théâtre de Genève
Santcovsky, Fabià (*1989)
 fabiasantcovsky.com
Las chanchas Libretto: Emilio García Wehbi, after the novel by Félix Bruzzone;  (WP) 15-20 Σεπτ; La Plata, Teatro Argentino
Sarro, Domenico (1679-1744)
Dorina e Nibbio Intermezzo. 1 febbraio 1724, Teatro San Bartolomeo di Napoli; The impresario Nibbio believes himself irresistible, but can he persuade the immovable prima donna Dorina to perform in his works?  (NP) 15-17 Σεπτ; Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto p. Giorgio Bongiovanni
Šavli, Peter (*1961)
Pastir  24 Νοέμ; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana
Scelsi, Giacinto (1905-1988)
Khoom Seven episodes of an unwritten tale of love and death in a distant land  5-8 Οκτ; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Schedl, Gerhard (1957-2000)
Der Ficus spricht  (NP) 14-18 Ιούν; Neue Oper Wien
Schoeck, Othmar (1886-1957)
Das Schloss Durande  (concert) 31 Μάι-2 Ιούν; Konzert Theater Bern
Penthesilea  (NP) 15 Οκτ-14 Δεκ; Oper der Stadt Bonn
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
 Schott Music
Gurre-Lieder  18 Απρ-5 Μάι; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Pierrot Lunaire  (NP) 20-28 Μάι; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Schreier, Anno (*1979)
 www.annoschreier.de
Wunderland Ein Songzyklus für drei Sänger und vier Instrumente (2012)~Text von Alexander Jansen nach Lewis Carroll  (NP) 22 Οκτ-6 Μάρ; Theater Dortmund
Schreker, Franz (1878-1934)
 www.schreker.org
Der ferne Klang  (NP) 21 Οκτ-15 Απρ; Lubeck, Theater Lübeck
Die Gezeichneten  (NP) 16 Σεπτ-25 Νοέμ; Theater St Gallen  (NP) 21 Ιαν-11 Ιούλ; Komische Oper Berlin  12-19 Μάι; München, Bayerische Staatsoper
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Fierrabras  5-30 Ιούν; Milano, Teatro alla Scala
Schubring, Marc (*1968)
 www.marcschubring.com
Emil und die Detektive Ein Familienmusical in Chemnitz - Unterhaltung für die ganze Familie;  (NP) 14 Οκτ-18 Μάι; Theater Chemnitz p. Michael Schilhan
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Manfred  29 Νοέμ-3 Δεκ; Opéra National de Montpellier
Szenen aus Goethes Faust  (NP) 3 Οκτ-17 Δεκ; Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden  (concert) 25 Φεβ-3 Μάρ; Grand-Théâtre de Genève  (NP) 24 Μάρ-17 Μάι; Luzerner Theater
Sciarrino, Salvatore (*1947)
 Ricordi
La porta della legge  (NP) 12 Ιαν-22 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig
Luci mie traditrici  (NP) 16 Μάρ-24 Ιούν; Lubeck, Theater Lübeck
Superflumina Omaggio a Salvatore Sciarrino in occasione dei suoi 70 anni;  (NP) 3-4 Νοέμ; Teatro Massimo di Palermo p. Rafael R Villalobos
Ti vedo, ti sento, mi perdo  (WP) 14-26 Νοέμ; Milano, Teatro alla Scala  7-15 Ιούλ; Berlin, Staatsoper Unter den Linden
Şendil, Attila Kadri
Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten  (WP) 24 Σεπτ-26 Δεκ; Komische Oper Berlin
Šerkšnytė, Raminta (*1975)
Five Mary's Miracles  8 Οκτ-11 Φεβ; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre
Shchedrin, Rodion (*1932)
 Schott Music
A Christmas Tale Libretto by the composer after motifs of the fairy-tale by Božena Němcová translated by Nikolai Leskov and Russian folk fairy-tales  10 Δεκ-7 Ιαν; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Dead Souls Opera in 3 acts  14 Μάρ-14 Απρ 2015; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Levsha  30 Ιαν-5 Απρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Not Love Alone Opera in 3 acts with epilogue  23 Μάρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
The Enchanted Wanderer An 'opera for the concert stage'  7 Οκτ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Cheryomushki  9-16 Φεβ; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet  (NP) 31 Μάρ-31 Μάι; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier  (NP) 19-31 Μάι; Staatstheater Braunschweig
The Gamblers  (concert) 9 Ιαν; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Skouen, Synne (*1950)
 synneskouen.no
Ballerina Former ballerina Edith learns to communicate with her autistic teenage daughter through classical dance, but what happens when Edith is gone?; Libretto: Oda Radoor, after the play Ballerina by Arne Skouen;  (WP) 8-17 Σεπτ; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Hilde Andersen
Smetana, Bedřich (1824-1884)
Tajemství  19 Σεπτ-7 Οκτ; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
The Kiss  10 Νοέμ-27 Απρ; ND Brno
The Two Widows  (NP) 15 Δεκ; Divadlo F X Šaldy Liberec
Sokolović, Ana (*1968)
 www.anasokolovic.com
Svadba  17-19 Νοέμ; Opéra National de Montpellier  (NP) 24-31 Μάρ; Montreal, L'Opéra de Montréal p. Martine Beaulne
Sorozábal, Pablo (1897-1988)
La tabernera del puerto  (NP) 5-20 Μάι; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela
Spears, Gregory (*1977)
 gregoryspears.com
Fellow Travelers Tensions and betrayal for a gay Catholic working for State Department during the 1950s McCarthy witch hunts  17-25 Μάρ; Lyric Opera of Chicago
Spoliansky, Mischa
Alles Schwindel Burleske in acht Bildern; Fassung für Salonorchester von Max Renne;  9-20 Ιούν; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Malte C Lachmann
Es liegt in der Luft  (NP) 18 Απρ-17 Μάι; Theater Erfurt
Wie werde ich reich und glucklich? Cabaret-revue (1930). A poor man and a rich bored woman find unexpected results when they follow the instructions on how to become rich and happy  6 Οκτ-8 Ιούλ; Nationaltheater Mannheim
Spontini, Gaspare (1774-1851)
Agnese di Hohenstaufen  (NP) 1-10 Ιούν; Theater Erfurt
La vestale  (concert) 3 Απρ; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Le metamorfosi di Pasquale  (NP) 19-27 Ιαν; Venezia, La Fenice
Statkowski, Roman (1859-1925)
Maria  (NP) 17 Μάρ-19 Μάι; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater
Staud, Johannes Maria (*1974)
Die Antilope  11-16 Νοέμ; Neue Oper Wien
Štědroň, Miloš Orson (*1973)
 www.orson.cz
Don Hrabal  (WP) 14 Δεκ-3 Ιαν; Praha, National Theatre Prague
Stockhausen, Karlheinz (1928-2007)
Original  (NP) 21-24 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig
Stradella, Alessandro (1642-1682)
La Doriclea  2 Σεπτ; Roma, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Strauss, Johann (1825-1899)
Walzer aus Wien  13-14 Ιαν; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
 Schott Music
Capriccio  (NP) 14 Ιαν-18 Φεβ; Oper Frankfurt  17-27 Μάι; Wiener Staatsoper
Daphne  1-7 Δεκ; Wiener Staatsoper
Die schweigsame Frau  12-24 Νοέμ; München, Bayerische Staatsoper
Vier letzte Lieder  (concert) 22 Δεκ; Roma, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Straus, Oscar (1870-1954)
Der tapfere Soldat  (NP) 14 Ιούν-8 Ιούλ; München, Gärtnerplatztheater
Die Perlen der Cleopatra  31 Ιαν-30 Μάρ; Komische Oper Berlin
Ein Walzertraum  25-26 Νοέμ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille  14-15 Ιαν; Théâtre Musical de Lyon
Eine Frau, die weiss, was sie will!  23 Σεπτ-4 Νοέμ; Komische Oper Berlin  (NP) 20-21 Απρ; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Lustigen Nibelungen  (NP) 16 Δεκ-21 Ιούλ; Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
 Schott Music
L'histoire du Soldat A partir de 12 ans;  (NP) 25-29 Απρ; Opéra de Lyon p. Alex Ollé
Oedipus rex Dionysien: THEATER. SPEKTAKEL. RAUSCH; Mit einem Theaterspektakel wie im alten Griechenland präsentiert das Salzburger Landestheater einen Reigen aller Sparten und Kunstformen als großes Fest des Theaters mit kulinarischen Elementen;  (NP) 25 Οκτ-21 Νοέμ; Salzburger Landestheater p. Carl Philip von Maldeghem  (NP) 30 Ιούν-11 Ιούλ; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper
Suchon, Eugen (1908-1993)
Krútňava  4 Ιαν-18 Φεβ; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre
Sunde, Helge (*1965)
 www.helgesunde.com
Sildagapet Family opera set in the herring fishing town of Måløy in the 1950sFamily opera set in the herring fishing town of Måløy in the 1950s; Libretto: Jostein Avdem Fretland;  4-15 Οκτ; Nordfjordeid, Opera Nordfjord p. Ronald Rørvik
Suppé, Franz (1819-1895)
Die schöne Galathée Operette am Klavier;  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-10 Απρ; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Wolfgang Dosch
Synnott, Andrew (*1970)
Dubliners A double bill of two one-act operas, based on the short stories Counterparts and The Boarding House from James Joyce's Dubliners; Libretto: Arthur Riordan;  (WP) 20 Οκτ-1 Νοέμ; Wexford Festival Opera p. Annabelle Comyn
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
Król Roger  5-9 Οκτ; Roma, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia  12-14 Απρ; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Szalony muezin For soprano and piano, orchestrated in 1934  (NP) 13 Μάρ-28 Ιούν; Warszawa, Polish National Opera
Talbot, Joby (*1971)
 jobytalbot.com
Everest  11-19 Νοέμ; Lyric Opera of Kansas City  (NP) 5 Μάι-1 Ιούλ; Theater Hagen
Tamberg, Eino (1930-2010)
Cyrano de Bergerac  25 Ιαν-10 Φεβ; Tallinn, Estonian National Opera
Tamulionis, Jonas (*1949)
The Tiny Lingonberry  8 Απρ-13 Μάι; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre
Taneyev, Sergey Ivanovich (1856-1915)
Oresteia  24 Οκτ-12 Δεκ; Saratov Opera and Ballet
Tate, Phyllis (1911-1987)
 www.phyllis-tate.com
The Lodger  2 Ιούν; Stadttheater Bremerhaven
Tchaikovsky, Alexander (*1946)
Motiy and Saveloy  (concert) 21 Φεβ-27 Οκτ 2016; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
The Life and Extraordinary Adventures of Oliver Twist Commissioned by the Natalia Sats Theatre, Moscow  20 Μάι-12 Νοέμ 2017; Moscow State Opera and Ballet Theatre for Children and Young People named after Natalia Sats
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Oprichnik  11 Ιαν; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Orleanskaya Deva  15 Σεπτ; Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre  (NP) 22-30 Σεπτ; Divadlo F X Šaldy Liberec  27 Οκτ; Ufa, Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theatre
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Miriways  (NP) 29 Ιούν-7 Ιούλ; Staatsoper Hamburg
Orpheus  (NP) 2 Δεκ-17 Μάι; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen
Pimpinone  20 Οκτ; Moscow Chamber Opera Theatre named after Boris Pokrovsky
Teml, Jiří (*1935)
Puss in Boots  (NP) 23 Μάρ-27 Ιούν; ND Brno
Thomas, Ambroise (1811-1896)
Hamlet  28 Οκτ-11 Νοέμ; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre  (NP) 25 Νοέμ-7 Φεβ; Theater Krefeld und Mönchengladbach  (NP) 18 Ιαν-11 Απρ; Den Haag, Opera2day
Tigranian, Armen (1879-1950)
Anoush  5 Σεπτ; Yerevan, Spendiarian Opera and Ballet Theatre
Toni, Massimiliano
Orfeo 2.0 A version of Monteverdi's Orfeo using modern jazz and pop rhythms  (concert) 23 Σεπτ; Leverkusen, Bayer Kultur
Traetta, Tommaso (1727-1779)
Antigona  15 Σεπτ-5 Ιαν; Staatstheater Kassel  (NP) 20 Ιαν-25 Μάι; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück
Trojahn, Manfred (*1949)
Enrico  (NP) 21 Ιαν-4 Φεβ; Oper Frankfurt
Tukhmanov, David (*1940)
Tsarina  (concert) 28 Οκτ-5 Νοέμ; Moscow, Helikon Opera
Turnage, Mark-Anthony (*1960)
 Schott Music
Coraline Libretto: Rory Mullarkey, after Neil Gaiman;  (WP) 27 Μάρ-7 Απρ; London, Royal Opera p. Aletta Collins  (NP) 9 Ιούν; Theater Freiburg p. Aletta Collins
Tutino, Marco (*1954)
La Ciociara  (NP) 24 Νοέμ-3 Δεκ; Teatro Lirico di Cagliari
Miseria e nobiltà  (WP) 23 Φεβ-1 Μάρ; Opera di Genova
Valtinoni, Pierangelo (*1959)
Der Zauberer von Oz  8 Οκτ; Bassano del Grappa, Operaestate Festival Veneto
Pinocchio Children's opera (2001, revised 2006)  19 Νοέμ-19 Απρ; Volksoper Wien
van der Aa, Michel (*1970)
 www.doublea.net/
Sunken Garden  (concert) 21 Οκτ; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw  9-17 Μάρ; The Dallas Opera
Varney, Louis (1844-1908)
Les mousquetaires au couvent  (NP) 29-31 Δεκ; Opéra Grand Avignon
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
I lombardi alla prima crociata  (NP) 17-28 Απρ; Teatro Regio di Torino
I masnadieri  (NP) 14 Οκτ-11 Δεκ; Volksoper Wien  21-30 Οκτ; Bilbao, Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera  (NP) 20 Ιαν-4 Φεβ; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma  19-24 Απρ; Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Il corsaro  (NP) 28 Μάρ-10 Απρ; Valencia, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía  4-6 Μάι; Teatro Municipale di Piacenza
Jerusalem  (NP) 28 Σεπτ-20 Οκτ; Teatro Regio di Parma
La battaglia di Legnano  (NP) 22-31 Μάι; Opera di Firenze
Oberto  (concert) 2-23 Φεβ; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Quattro Pezzi Sacri  (NP) 19-23 Ιούν; Opera di Firenze
Vetrano, Roberto (*1982)
Ettore Majorana The curious tale of the Italian theoretical physicist Ettore Majorana, who disappeared in never-explained circumstances; Vincitore Concorso Internazionale Opera Oggi;  (WP) 28-30 Σεπτ; Teatro Sociale di Como - AsLiCo p. Stefano Simone Pintor  6 Οκτ; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo  13-15 Οκτ; Teatro Grande di Brescia  19-20 Οκτ; Teatro Ponchielli di Cremona  (NP) 16-18 Νοέμ; Teatro Fraschini di Pavia // 20 Ιαν; Trento p. Stefano Simone Pintor
Viardot, Pauline (1821-1910)
Cendrillon  16 Φεβ; Jerez, Teatro Villamarta
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Motezuma  (NP) 29 Μάρ-7 Ιούλ; Theater Ulm
Orlando furioso  (NP) 13-21 Απρ; Venezia, La Fenice
Vives, Amadeo (1871-1932)
Maruxa  (NP) 25 Ιαν-11 Φεβ; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Der Ring an 1 Abend  23 Σεπτ-11 Νοέμ; Nationaltheater Mannheim
Rienzi, der letzte der Tribunen  (NP) 19 Μάι-7 Ιούλ; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater
www.nibelungopera.ru  10-11 Μάρ; Moscow, Helikon Opera
Wainwright, Rufus (*1973)
 www.rufuswainwright.com/
Prima Donna  3 Φεβ-14 Ιούν; Theater Augsburg
Waits, Tom (*1949)
The Black Rider  15 Σεπτ-8 Οκτ; Melbourne, Victorian Opera
Waltershausen, Hermann Wolfgang von (1882-1954)
Oberst Chabert  (NP) 17 Ιούν-13 Ιούλ; Oper der Stadt Bonn
Waters, Roger (*1943)
 www.roger-waters.com
Another Brick in the Wall  (NP) 20-31 Ιούλ; Cincinnati Opera
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Oberon  (NP) 14 Ιαν; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Weill, Kurt (1900-1950)
 Schott Music
Der Silbersee  (NP) 5 Μάι-5 Ιούλ; Theater Pforzheim
Die sieben Todsünden  28 Σεπτ-6 Οκτ; Atlanta Opera  21 Οκτ-5 Δεκ; GöteborgsOperan  1-2 Νοέμ; Moscow, Helikon Opera  (NP) 12 Ιαν-22 Ιούν; Staatstheater Braunschweig  (NP) 20-28 Μάι; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Love Life  9 Δεκ; Theater Freiburg
Mahagonny Songspiel  (NP) 20-28 Μάι; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin
Street Scene  (NP) 13 Φεβ-1 Ιούν; Teatro Real de Madrid
Weinberger, Jaromír (1896-1967)
Svanda Dudák  (NP) 24 Μάρ-29 Ιούν; Stadttheater Giessen
Weinberg, Mieczyslaw (1919-1996)
Der Idiot  5-8 Οκτ; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre  9 Μάρ-17 Απρ; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Wilhelm, Rolf (1927-2013)
Der Sängerkrieg der Heidehasen  23 Μάρ-26 Μάι; Theater Chemnitz
Wolf, Hugo (1860-1903)
Der Corregidor  (concert) 14 Μάι; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera
Yvain, Maurice (1891-1965)
La-haut  14-15 Απρ; Opéra Municipal de Marseille
Zajc, Ivan (1832-1914)
Nikola Šubić Zrinjski  6-10 Οκτ; CNT Zagreb
Zandonai, Riccardo (1883-1944)
Francesca da Rimini  (NP) 8-28 Δεκ; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin  (NP) 15 Απρ-13 Μάι; Milano, Teatro alla Scala
Zelenka, Jan Dismas (1679-1745)
Il serpente di bronzo  (NP) 22 Φεβ-5 Μάρ; Oper Frankfurt
Żeleński, Władysław (1837-1921)
Goplana  22 Μάρ-7 Απρ; Warszawa, Polish National Opera
Zeller, Carl (1842-1898)
Der Obersteiger  8 Δεκ-9 Μάρ; Annaberg-Buchholz, Winterstein-Theater Annaberg
Zemlinsky, Alexander (1871-1942)
Der Kreidekreis  (NP) 20 Ιαν; Opéra de Lyon
Der Zwerg  (NP) 16-20 Νοέμ; Opéra de Lille  25-29 Μάρ; Opéra de Rennes
Eine florentinische Tragödie  11-28 Νοέμ; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera
Zhurbin, Alexander (*1945)
 www.alexanderzhurbin.ru
Love's Metamorphosis  11-12 Νοέμ; Moscow, Stanislavsky Opera
Zimmermann, Bernd Alois (1918-1970)
 Schott Music
Die Soldaten  (NP) 17 Μάρ-23 Απρ; Staatstheater Nürnberg  (NP) 29 Απρ-19 Μάι; Oper Köln  16 Μάι-3 Ιούν; Teatro Real de Madrid
Zimmermann, Udo (*1943)
 Breitkopf
Weiße Rose  (NP) 10 Φεβ-24 Απρ; Gera, Theater und Philharmonie Thüringen
Zingarelli, Niccolo Antonio (1752-1837)
Giulietta e Romeo  (concert) 27 Ιαν; Theater an der Wien

350 composers, 538 works (of which 62 are WP)

Chronological list of world premieres in the 2017/18 season:
Ιούν 27 : Moscow Children's Musical Theatre. Martynov: The Exercises and Dances of Guido (27 Jun-6 Oct)
Αύγ 29 : Aarhus Sommeropera. Marthinsen: Darwin (29 Aug-8 Sep)
Σεπτ 08 : Den Norske Opera, Oslo. Skouen: Ballerina (8-17 Sep)
Σεπτ 08 : Festival Pergolesi Spontini, Jesi. Gregoretti: Il colore del sole (8 Sep)
Σεπτ 08 : Finnish National Opera, Helsinki. Fagerlund: Höstsonaten (8 Sep-5 Oct)
Σεπτ 08 : Teatro Lirico Sperimentale di Spoleto. Guarnieri,A: Fammi udire la tua voce (8-10 Sep)
Σεπτ 14 : Opera Philadelphia. Puts: Elizabeth Cree (14-23 Sep)
Σεπτ 15 : ND Brno. Nejtek: Rules for Good Manners in the Modern World (15 Sep-20 Jun)
Σεπτ 15 : Teatro Argentino, La Plata. Santcovsky: Las chanchas (15-20 Sep)
Σεπτ 16 : Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden. Eichberg: Schönerland (16 Sep-25 Oct)
Σεπτ 16 : Opera Philadelphia. Roumain: We Shall Not Be Moved (16-24 Sep)
Σεπτ 18 : Opera Philadelphia. Hertzberg: The Wake World (18-25 Sep)
Σεπτ 22 : Estonian National Opera, Tallinn. Puur: The Colours of Clouds (22 Sep-19 Jun)
Σεπτ 24 : Komische Oper Berlin. Şendil: Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten (24 Sep-26 Dec)
Σεπτ 28 : Teatro Sociale di Como - AsLiCo. Vetrano: Ettore Majorana (28-30 Sep)
Οκτ 08 : Deutsche Oper Berlin. Reimann: L'Invisible (8-31 Oct)
Οκτ 08 : Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin. Ronchetti: Rivale (8-22 Oct)
Οκτ 14 : J K Tyl Theatre, Plzen. Kubička: Jakub Jan Ryba (14-31 Oct)
Οκτ 15 : Royal Danish Opera, København. Azarova: Momo og tidstyvene (15 Oct-10 Dec)
Οκτ 18 : Opéra-Comique, Paris. Manoury: Kein Licht (18-22 Oct)
Οκτ 20 : Wexford Festival Opera. Synnott: Dubliners (20 Oct-1 Nov)
Οκτ 28 : Kungliga Operan, Stockholm. Borisova-Ollas: Dracula (28 Oct-7 Dec)
Νοέμ 03 : Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn. Meier: Marie und Robert (3 Nov-19 Jan)
Νοέμ 08 : Boston Lyric Opera. Grant: The Nefarious, Immoral but Highly Profitable Enterprise of Mr Burke and Mr Hare (8-12 Nov)
Νοέμ 09 : LA Opera, Los Angeles. Makan: Persona (9-12 Nov)
Νοέμ 09 : Teatro Massimo di Palermo. Montalbetti: ! (9-10 Nov)
Νοέμ 11 : Sarasota Opera. Peters,RJ: Rootabaga Country (11-12 Nov)
Νοέμ 12 : Oper Frankfurt. Herrmann,A: Der Mieter (12 Nov-7 Dec)
Νοέμ 14 : Teatro alla Scala, Milano. Sciarrino: Ti vedo, ti sento, mi perdo (14-26 Nov)
Νοέμ 15 : Teatro alla Scala, Milano. Kurtág: Fin de partie (15-25 Nov)
Νοέμ 17 : Teatro Comunale di Treviso. Mancuso: Atlas 101 (17 Nov)
Νοέμ 18 : English National Opera, London. Muhly: Marnie (18 Nov-3 Dec)
Νοέμ 21 : San Francisco Opera. Adams: Girls of the Golden West (21 Nov-10 Dec)
Νοέμ 30 : Houston Grand Opera. Gordon,R: The House without a Christmas Tree (30 Nov-14 Dec)
Δεκ 01 : Konzert Theater Bern. Dayer: Alzheim (1 Dec-13 Jan)
Δεκ 02 : Opernhaus Zürich. Dayer: Der Traum von Dir (2-9 Dec)
Δεκ 03 : Theater Bonn. Reynolds: Geisterritter (3 Dec-4 Mar)
Δεκ 13 : Opéra de Lille. Cruz: La Princesse légère (13-16 Dec)
Δεκ 14 : National Theatre Prague, Praha. Štědroň: Don Hrabal (14 Dec-3 Jan)
Ιαν 25 : Opera Colorado, Denver. Cohen: Steal a Pencil for Me (25-30 Jan)
Ιαν 27 : Theater Regensburg. Milch-Sheriff: Die Banalität der Liebe (27 Jan)
Φεβ 03 : Royal Danish Opera, København. Kondrup: Den Rejsende (3-10 Feb)
Φεβ 08 : Teatro Real de Madrid. Gomis y Colomer: El pintor (8-11 Feb)
Φεβ 17 : Pittsburgh Opera. Cuomo: Ashes and Snow (17-25 Feb)
Φεβ 22 : Oper Frankfurt. Haddad: A Wintery Spring (22 Feb-5 Mar)
Φεβ 23 : Opera di Genova. Tutino: Miseria e nobiltà (23 Feb-1 Mar)
Μάρ 02 : Konzert Theater Bern. Rasch: Die Formel (2 Mar-14 Apr)
Μάρ 02 : Luzerner Theater. Dowland: Flow My Tears (2 Mar-8 Apr)
Μάρ 03 : Theater Basel. Fujikura: Der Goldkäfer (3 Mar)
Μάρ 04 : Opernhaus Zürich. Holliger: Lunea (4-25 Mar)
Μάρ 17 : Opéra de Lille. Lavandier: La Légende du Roi Dragon (17-18 Mar)
Μάρ 24 : Opera In Concert, Toronto. Davies,V: The Ecstasy of Rita Joe (24-25 Mar)
Μάρ 27 : Royal Opera, London. Turnage: Coraline (27 Mar-7 Apr)
Απρ 05 : Atlanta Opera. Heggie: Out of Darkness (5-15 Apr)
Απρ 05 : Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid. Marco: Policías y Ladrones (5-11 Apr)
Απρ 07 : Theater Trier. Bohm: Krach bei Bach (7 Apr)
Απρ 20 : Helikon Opera, Moscow. Manotskov: Chaadsky (20-22 Apr)
Απρ 28 : Stadttheater Osnabrück. Corbett: San Paolo (28 Apr-20 Jun)
Μάι 02 : Opéra de Saint-Étienne, Saint-Etienne. Menut: Fando et Lis (2-6 May)
Μάι 10 : Royal Opera, London. Benjamin,G: Lessons in Love and Violence (10-26 May)
Μάι 19 : Opéra de Lyon. Raskatov: Germania (19 May-4 Jun)
Ιούλ 01 : Oper Stuttgart. Hosokawa: Erdbeben.Träume. (1-23 Jul)
Ιούλ 18 : Royal Opera, London. Donizetti: L'Ange de Nisida (18-21 Jul)