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Aboulker, Isabelle (*1938)
 www.isabelle-aboulker.com
Douce et Barbe-Bleue  (NP) 9-19 Jun; Opéra de Lyon p. Jean-Romain Vesperini
Abraham, Paul (1892-1960)
Ball im Savoy  4 Feb-3 Apr; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Die Blume von Hawaii  6 Feb-15 Mar; Volksoper Wien p. Helmut Baumann  25 Jun-2 Jul; Theater Ulm p. Benjamin Künzel
Adam, Adolphe (1803-1856)
Le Postillon de Lonjumeau  31 Jul-5 Avg; Bauge, Opéra de Baugé p. Bernadette Grimmett
Adamo, Mark (*1962)
 markadamo.com
Little Women  22-30 Okt; Bloomington, Indiana University Opera p. Michael Ehrman  21-23 Jan; Pensacola Opera p. Dugg McDonough  12-20 Mar; Salt Lake City, Utah Opera p. David Gately
Adams, John (*1947)
 www.earbox.com
A Flowering Tree Opera in 2 acts (Wien, 2006); A tale of magical transformations, treachery and true love triumphant; Libretto: John Adams and Peter Sellars, after ancient Indian folktale  (NP) 30 Jun-2 Jul; Cincinnati Opera p. Brian Robertson
Nixon in China  2-19 Feb; New York, The Metropolitan Opera p. Peter Sellars  5-26 Feb; Toronto, Canadian Opera Company (COC) p. James Robinson
The Death of Klinghoffer First U.S. staged production of John Adams' opera since the original 1991 production;  15-25 Jun; Opera Theatre of Saint Louis p. James Robinson
Adès, Thomas (*1971)
 Faber Music
Powder her face  (NP) 9-11 Nov; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Pier Luigi Pizzi
Adigozalov, Vasif (1935-2006)
Natavan Opera in 3 acts (2003); After the 19th century poetess and ruler of Karabakh;  31 Okt-22 Maj; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Aho, Heta (*1992)
Himmerrä ja Valo Chamber opera; Text: Heta Aho;  6 Feb; Musica nova Helsinki p. Laura Åkerlund
Albarn, Damon (*1968)
Doctor Dee An English Opera, 90';  (WP) 1-9 Jul; Manchester International Festival p. Rufus Norris
Alfano, Franco (1875-1954)
 Ricordi
Cyrano de Bergerac  (NP) 24 Okt-12 Nov; San Francisco Opera p. Petrika Ionesco
Almeida, Francisco António de (1702-1755+)
Spinalba  4-10 Nov; London, Guildhall School of Music and Drama (GSMD) p. Stephen Medcalf
Ambrosini, Claudio (*1948)
Il killer di parole 'ludodramma in due atti'; Libretto: Claudio Ambrosini, after an idea by Daniel Pennac; What would happen if there were a limited number of words in the dictionary, and every time one was added another needed to be removed?;  (WP) 10-18 Dec; Venezia, La Fenice
Amirov, Fikret (1922-1984)
Sevil  10 Okt-16 Mar; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Andriessen, Louis (*1939)
Anaïs Nin Monodrama for singer, ensemble and film, 30' (Siena, 2010)  14 Apr; London, South Bank Centre
Antheil, George (1900-1959)
Venus in Africa  (NP) 17 Maj-11 Jun; Wiener Kammeroper p. Giorgio Madia
Ariosti, Attilio (1666-1729)
La fede ne' tradimenti Prima riproposta italiana moderna / First modern Italian performance; dramma per musica, in 3 acts; Libretto: Girolamo Gigli;  12-13 Jul; Siena, Accademia Musicale Chigiana p. Denis Krief  (concert) 23 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Arnecke, Jörn (*1973)
 www.arnecke.de
Kryos Kryos is an advocacy for respect towards our world and the human beings in it;  (WP) 14 Maj-3 Jun; Theater Bremen p. Philipp Himmelmann
Arne, Thomas Augustine (1710-1778)
The Judgment of Paris  6 Nov; Bampton Classical Opera // 7 Nov; Oxford // 12 Feb; London p. Jeremy Gray  (concert) 12 Feb; London, Wigmore Hall
Arriaga, Juan Crisostómo (1806-1826)
Die arabische Prinzessin Märchenoper in 2 acts;  (NP) 20 Maj-3 Jul; Oper Leipzig p. Lotte de Beer
Ash, Peter (*1961)
The Golden Ticket Libretto: Donald Sturrock, after Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl;  17-29 Okt; Wexford Festival Opera p. James Robinson
Askin, Ali (*1962)
Eisenhans!  (WP) 2-19 Maj; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Andreas Bode
Mensch. Baustelle. Istanbul. İnsan. İnşaat. İstanbul.;  (WP) 29 Maj-3 Jul; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Johannes Weigand
Aznavour, Charles (*1924)
 www.charlesaznavour-lesite.fr/
Monsieur Carnaval  16-17 Jul; Aix-les-Bains, Festival d'Operettes p. Pierre Sybil
Bach, Johann Christian (1735-1782)
Amadis de Gaule  2-3 Jan; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Nicolas Brieger
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Actus tragicus  22 Apr-11 Maj; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Herbert Wernicke(original)
Der Triumph der Liebe  (NP) 5-29 Mar; Theater Erfurt p. Bettina Lell
Johannes-Passion  (NP) 2-3 Apr; Enschede, Nationale Reisopera // 5 Apr; Apeldoorn // 7 Apr; Den Haag // 9-10 Apr; Utrecht // 12 Apr; Rotterdam // 14 Apr; Heerlen // 16 Apr; Arnhem // 19 Apr; Eindhoven // 22-23 Apr; Amsterdam p. Dale Duesing  7 Apr; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Robert Wilson  16 Apr; Pamplona, Baluarte
Kaffee-Kantate Cafe of Helikon in Arbat;  20 Nov-27 Apr; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Oleg Iliyn  22 Jul; Dublin, Opera Theatre Company p. Annilese Miskimmon  28 Jul-5 Avg; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Roger Hodgman
Matthäus-Passion  22 Apr; London Handel Festival  (concert) 5 Jul; Paris, Festival de Saint-Denis
The Fight Between Phoebus and Pan  28 Jul-5 Avg; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Roger Hodgman
Weihnachts-Oratorium  3-5 Dec; Konzerthaus Berlin
Bailin, Shi
Thunderstorm Libretto: Long Xueyi;  19-20 Nov; Beijing, National Centre for the Performing Arts
Balducci, Giuseppe (1796-1845)
Il noce di Benevento  8-16 Jul; Rossini in Wildbad p. Nicola Berloffa
Barber, Samuel (1910-1981)
Vanessa  11-13 Feb; Reno, Nevada Opera  24 Mar-2 Apr; Manchester, Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) p. Stefan Janski  28 Apr-7 Maj; Pacific Opera Victoria p. Glynis Leyshon
Barbieri, Francisco Asenjo (1823-1894)
Gloria y Peluca Libretto: Ventura de la Vega;  (NP) 11 Feb-13 Mar; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Ignacio García
Los Diamantes de la Corona  12-16 Jun; Ópera de Oviedo p. José Carlos Plaza
Barry, Gerald (*1952)
 OUP
The Importance of Being Earnest 90' (composed 2009-10);  (concert) 7-8 Apr; Los Angeles, LA Phil
Baumgartner, Roland (*1959)
Hoffmanns Welt  (WP) 4 Mar-30 Apr; Theater Hof // 23 Mar-22 Maj; Bamberg // 14-15 Maj; Bayreuth p. Uwe Drechsel
Bedford, Luke (*1978)
 Universal Edition
Seven Angels Bedford's first opera; Libretto: Glyn Maxwell, after Paradise Lost by Milton;  (WP) 17-18 Jun; London, The Opera Group // 20 Jun; Cardiff // 28-29 Jun; Glasgow // 3 Jul; Brighton // 8 Jul; Oxford // 12-15 Jul; London // 16 Jul; Southwold p. John Fulljames
Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835)
Beatrice di Tenda  (NP) 1-10 Dec; Catania, Teatro Massimo Bellini p. Henning Hermann Brockhaus
Benguerel, Xavier (*1931)
Yo, Dalí Libretto: Jaime Salom; Ópera compuesta para conmemorar el centenario del nacimiento de Salvador Dalí;  (WP) 8-11 Jun; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Xavier Abertí
Benjamin, George (*1960)
 Faber Music
Into the Little Hill Chamber opera, 40' (Paris, Festival d'Automne, 2006); An updated, dark retelling of the tale of the Pied Piper; Libretto: Martin Crimp  2-3 Dec; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu p. John Fulljames
Berkeley, Michael (*1948)
 www.michaelberkeley.co.uk
 OUP
For You Chamber opera; Libretto: Iain McEwen; When the wife of the serial adulterer and composer Charles Frieth goes into hospital, it's time for all parties to review their relationships and decide which should survive and which should be ended  (NP) 25-27 Nov; Nimrod Opera Zurich p. Pamela Hunter
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Béatrice et Bénédict  1-5 Feb; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Dan Jemmett
Les troyens  9 Okt; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Carlus Padrissa  (NP) 5 Dec-20 Mar; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. David Pountney  (NP) 11-16 Jan; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Carlus Padrissa
Bernstein, Leonard (1918-1990)
A Quiet Place  27 Okt-21 Nov; New York City Opera p. Christopher Alden
Bianchi, Oscar (*1975)
 www.oscarbianchi.com
Thanks to my eyes Libretto: Joël Pommerat, after his own play 'Grâce à mes yeux';  (WP) 5-11 Jul; Festival d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence p. Joël Pommerat
Bilegjargal, Kh (1954-2008)
Tears of a Lama  19 Feb-25 Jun; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Birtwistle, Harrison (*1934)
Punch and Judy  1-19 Apr; Grand Théâtre de Genève p. Daniel Kramer, Elaine Tyler-Hall
The Io Passion  (NP) 10-24 Feb; Wiener Kammeroper p. Nicola Raab
Bizet, Georges (1838-1875)
Le Docteur Miracle Operetta in one act (Paris, 1857); Libretto: Léon Battu and Ludovic Halévy, after the play "Saint Patrick's Day" by Sheridan;  3-4 Dec; Odense, Den Fynske Opera p. Christopher Cowell
Blow, John (1649-1708)
Venus and Adonis  13-22 Maj; Milwaukee, Florentine Opera
Boccadoro, Carlo (*1963)
Cappuccetto rosso  (WP) 28-29 Nov; Modena, Teatro Comunale p. Francesco Esposito
Bocharov, Vladimir
Morozko Opera for children in two acts;  4 Jan-6 Mar; Ekaterinburg Opera House
Boesmans, Philippe (*1936)
 Ricordi
Yvonne, princesse de Bourgogne  9-21 Okt; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Luc Bondy
Boieldieu, Adrien (1775-1834)
La dame blanche  28 Nov; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Bolcom, William (*1938)
 www.williambolcom.com/
A View from the Bridge  (NP) 18-26 Jan; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Frank Galati(original)
Bontempi, Giovanni Andrea (1625-1705)
Il Paride  19-25 Jun; Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci p. Christoph von Bernuth
Braunfels, Walter (1882-1954)
Szenen aus dem Leben der Heiligen Johanna  30 Okt-11 Nov; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Anna-Sophie Mahler, Carl Hegemann, Søren Schuhmacher
Ulenspiegel (Stuttgart, 1913);  (NP) 28 Jan-24 Apr; Bühnen der Stadt Gera p. Matthias Oldag
Březina, Aleš (*1965)
Tomorrow there will be...  9 Sep-5 Jun; Praha, Kolowrat Theatre p. Jiří Nekvasil
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Saint Nicolas  21 Dec; Clermont-Ferrand, Centre lyrique Clermont-Auvergne
The Burning Fiery Furnace  7-16 Jul; Festival Retz p. Monika Steiner
War Requiem  (NP) 28 Maj-10 Jul; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier p. Elisabeth Stöppler  (concert) 16 Jun; Paris, Festival de Saint-Denis
Bruneau, Alfred (1857-1934)
L'Attaque du Moulin Libretto: Louis Gallet nach der gleichnamigen Novelle von Emile Zola;  (concert) 11 Jun; Stadttheater Bern
Bruun, Peter (*1968)
Echo et Narcisse  19 Nov; København, Royal Danish Opera p. Anne Barslev
Bueren, Ben Lammerts van (*1983)
 www.benlvb.com/
Mammoet Text: Anna Maria Versloot;  27-28 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Arlon Luijten
Burkhard, Paul (1911-1977)
Bunbury Eine triviale Komödie für seriöse Opernbesucher von Paul Burkhard;  4-8 Maj; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch // 11 Jun; Sils-Maria // 25 Jun; Thun // 6 Avg; Möriken // 8 Dec; Altdorf // 9 Dec; Zofingen // 10 Dec; Arbon p. Rudolf Ruch
Busoni, Ferruccio (1866-1924)
Turandot  (NP) 9-13 Mar; Opéra de Dijon p. Cisco Aznar
Campra, André (1660-1744)
Les Fétes vénitiennes  (concert) 19 Okt; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Carafa, Michele (1787-1872)
Mariti aprite gli occhi! Libretto: Andrea Leone Tottola;  23-31 Jul; Neuburg an der Donau, Neuburger Kammeroper p. Horst Vladar
Carlson, David (*1952)
 Carl Fischer
Anna Karenina  11-26 Sep; San Jose CA, Opera San José p. Brad Dalton
Carrer, Pavlos (1829-1896)
Marathon-Salamis  29 Okt-2 Nov; Athens, Greek National Opera p. Issidoros Sideris
Casals, Pablo (1876-1973)
El Pessebre Oratorio sur un poème de J Alavedra;  30 Jan; Opéra National de Montpellier // 28 Jan; Saint-Estève // 29 Jan; Alès
Catalani, Alfredo (1854-1893)
La Wally  (concert) 6-9 Feb; Oper Frankfurt  3-12 Jun; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Nicolas Joël  (NP) 29 Jul-12 Avg; London, Opera Holland Park p. Martin Lloyd-Evans
Catán, Daniel (1949-2011)
Il Postino  (WP) 23 Sep-16 Okt; Los Angeles, LA Opera p. Ron Daniels  (NP) 9-21 Dec; Theater an der Wien p. Ron Daniels  (NP) 20-30 Jun; Paris, Théâtre du Châtelet p. Ron Daniels
Catel, Charles-Simon (1773-1830)
Sémiramis Tragédie lyrique, in 3 acts (Salle Montansier, Paris; 1802); Libretto: Philippe Desriaux, after Voltaire;  25 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Cavalieri, Emilio de' (c1550-1602)
Rappresentatione di anima, et di corpo  (NP) 8-17 Jun; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Achim Freyer
Chabrier, Emmanuel (1841-1894)
L'étoile  31 Dec-2 Jan; Opéra-Théâtre de Limoges p. Matthew Jocelyn
Une Éducation manquée  3-4 Dec; Odense, Den Fynske Opera p. Christopher Cowell  5-6 Feb; Tacoma Opera
Chapí, Ruperto (1851-1909)
La Revoltosa  15 Maj; Malaga, Teatro Cervantes
Charles, Agustí (*1960)
 agustincharles.com
 ACC
Lord Byron  (WP) 12 Mar-24 Apr; Staatstheater Darmstadt p. Alfonso Romero Mora  (NP) 25-28 Jun; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu p. Alfonso Romero Mora
Charpentier, Marc-Antoine (1643-1704)
Médée  23 Apr-1 Maj; Chicago Opera Theater p. Justin Way
Chauls, Robert (*1942)
Alice in Wonderland  17 Nov-4 Maj; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Chelard, Hippolyte-André-Baptiste (1789-1861)
Macbeth Heroische Oper in drey Acten von André Chelard nach Shakespeare; Libretto: Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle;  16-24 Okt; Zurich, Oper im Knopfloch // 5 Nov; Lachen p. Matthias Flückiger
Cherubini, Luigi (1760-1842)
Ali-Baba Tragédie lyrique in 4 acts. (Paris Opéra, 1833);  5-7 Jan; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 15-17 Dec; Colmar // 29-30 Jan; Mulhouse p. Markus Bothe  27-30 Apr; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet
Anacreon  (concert) 19 Dec; Theater an der Wien
Chant sur la mort de Joseph Haydn  (concert) 13 Jun; Salzburg, Pfingstfestspiele
Koukourgi Opera comique, in 3 acts. (Composed 1791/2);  16 Sep-13 Okt; Stadttheater Klagenfurt p. Josef E Köpplinger
Lodoiska  (concert) 11 Okt; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Medea  (NP) 1-3 Okt; Cremona, Teatro Ponchielli // 8-10 Okt; Brescia // 15-17 Okt; Pavia // 21-23 Okt; Como p. Carmelo Rifici  (NP) 5-17 Okt; Pavia, Teatro Fraschini p. Carmelo Rifici  (NP) 21-23 Okt; Teatro Sociale di Como - AsLiCo p. Carmelo Rifici  20 Nov; London, Cadogan Hall  (NP) 29 Jan-6 Feb; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek  (NP) 1 Apr-6 Maj; Hamburg, Opernloft p. Inken Rahardt  8 Jul-16 Avg; Glimmerglass Opera p. Michael Barker-Caven
Chessa, Luciano (*1971)
A Heavenly Act A one-act standalone curtain-raiser for Four Saints, incorporating some excised elements;  (WP) 19-21 Avg; San Francisco, Opera Parallèle
Chesworth, David (*1958)
 www.waxsm.com.au
Richter/Meinhof-Opera  14-16 Okt; Melbourne International Arts Festival
Ching, Michael (*1958?)
A Midsummer Night's Dream A cappella musical accompaniment to the Shakespeare play;  21 Jan-13 Feb; Opera Memphis
Chin, Unsuk (*1961)
Alice in Wonderland  (NP) 8 Maj-1 Jun; Theater Bielefeld p. Helen Malkowsky
Chocron, David (*1958)
Guantanamo - what now? The story of Ruhel Ahmed, held prisoner at Guantanamo for two years, told through music, drama, dance and multimedia;  10-18 Dec; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Jarl Solberg
Christiné, Henri (1867-1941)
Phi-Phi  (NP) 16 Dec-9 Jan; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet p. Johanny Bert  10 Feb; Besancon, Scène nationale de Besançon // 5-6 Nov; La Rochelle // 11 Nov; Macon // 23 Nov; Beauvais // 2 Dec; Niort // 10 Dec; St-Dizier // 16 Dec-9 Jan; Paris // 15-16 Jan; Arras // 25 Jan; Elbeuf // 1 Nov; Lons-le-Saunier p. Johanny Bert
Cimarosa, Domenico (1749-1801)
Il maestro di cappella  8-14 Dec; Treviso, Teatro Comunale p. Guia Buzzi
Il matrimonio segreto  9-12 Sep; Spoleto, Teatro Lirico Sperimentale p. Paolo Rossi  15-23 Okt; Arlington, Aurora Opera Theatre p. David Carl Toulson
L'italiana a Londra  15-16 Jul; Bampton Classical Opera // 18-23 Jul; Buxton // 28 Avg; Westonbirt // 13 Sep; London p. Jeremy Gray  18-23 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Jeremy Gray
Cipullo, Tom (*1960)
Glory Denied The story of Jim Thompson, longest held US POW in Vietnam, his captivity and the changed society and wife he finds on his release; after the book by Tom Philpott;  11-14 Nov; New York, Chelsea Opera p. Lynne Hayden-Findlay
Colasanti, Silvia (*1975)
 http:/www.silviacolasanti.it
Faust tragedia soggettiva in musica su testo di Fernando Pessoa;  (WP) 11 Jul; Siena, Accademia Musicale Chigiana p. Francesco Frongia
Copeland, Stewart (*1952)
 www.stewartcopeland.net
The Tell-Tale Heart Libretto: Stewart Copeland, after the short story by Edgar Allan Poe;  (WP) 8-16 Apr; London, Linbury Studio Theatre p. Jonathan Moore
Coward, Noel (1899-1973)
Bitter Sweet  4-14 Avg; Annandale, Bard Summerscape
Cowdray, Peter
The Lovely Ladies Comic Opera, 60' (May 2010); Libretto: Hamish Robinson, based on the wine tasting diaries of Christie's auctioneer and wine critic Michael Broadbent;  10-14 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Rosie Johnston
Cui, Cesar Antonovich (1835-1918)
Puss in Boots  (NP) 19 Nov-20 Mar; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Isabel Ostermann
Czernowin, Chaya (*1957)
 Schott Music
Pnima  5+ Okt; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Yona Kim
Czubaty, Roman
Błekitny zamek The blue castle;  8-9 Dec; Lodz, Teatr Wielki p. Ryszard Kubiak
D'Aquila, Giovanni (*1966)
 www.giovannidaquila.it
Alice nel paese delle meraviglie  (WP) 16-19 Nov; Palermo, Teatro Massimo p. Francesco Micheli
D'Ase, Dirk (*1969)
L'Intruse Libretto after Maeterlinck's eponymous work;  29 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Stef Lernous
Dalbavie, Marc-André (*1961)
Gesualdo  (WP) 9 Okt-6 Nov; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Moshe Leiser, Patrice Caurier
Dallapiccola, Luigi (1904-1975)
Il prigioniero  (NP) 28-30 Jan; Opéra-Théâtre de Limoges p. Patrick Le Mauff  (NP) 26-27 Mar; Modena, Teatro Comunale p. Giorgio Gallione  (NP) 5-16 Apr; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Giorgio Gallione
Damdinsuren, B (1919-1992)
Three Dramatic Characters  9 Okt-2 Jul; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Dan, Ikuma (1924-2001)
Yuzuru  4-6 Feb; New National Theatre Tokyo p. Kuriyama Tamiya
Dargay, Marcell (*1980)
Undankbare Biester Kammeroper für 7 Musiker, 4 Sänger und 7 Jugendliche;  (WP) 19-23 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele p. Árpád Schilling
Davies, Peter Maxwell (*1934)
Cinderella  (NP) 12-18 Nov; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Gunnar Bergstrøm
Eight Songs for a Mad King  (NP) 3 Dec-23 Apr; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Arturo Gama  (NP) 12 Mar; Landestheater Coburg p. Birgit Kronshage
Kommilitonen! Three parallel stories of students involved in political action; Libretto: David Pountney; -- The Oxford Revolution; -- Die Weisse Rose; -- Soar to Heaven;  (WP) 18-25 Mar; London, Royal Academy Opera p. David Pountney
Miss Donnithorne's Maggot  (NP) 4-13 Okt; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Michael von zur Mühlen
The Lighthouse  (NP) 12 Dec-10 Jan; Theater Kiel p. Nele Tippelmann  (NP) 31 Jan-16 Jun; Lubeck, Theater Lübeck p. Waltraud Lehner
The Medium  (NP) 5-9 Apr; Theater an der Wien p. Peter Pawlik
Davis, Don (*1957)
 www.dondavis.net
Rio de Sangre The dictator of a fictional South American country is overthrown, and the new leader struggles to protect his country and family in the face of kidnapping, uprisings and treachery.;  (WP) 22-24 Okt; Milwaukee, Florentine Opera p. Paula Suozzi
Dean, Brett (*1961)
 www.boosey.com/dean
Bliss after the novel by Peter Carey;  2-4 Sep; Edinburgh International Festival p. Neil Armfield  (NP) 12 Sep-2 Okt; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Ramin Gray
del Puerto, David (*1964)
 www.daviddelpuerto.com/
Carmen Replay  28 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam
Dellaira, Michael (*1971)
 www.michaeldellaira.com/
The Secret Agent Libretto: J D McClatchy, after Conrad;  (WP) 18-19 Mar; New York, Center for Contemporary Opera p. Sam Helfrich
Dessau, Paul (1894-1979)
 Schott Music
Deutsches Miserere World stage premiere;  (WP) 11 Feb-5 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Dietrich Hilsdorf
Destouches, André Cardinal (1672-1749)
Le Carnaval et la Folie  (NP) 13-14 Maj; Lisboa, Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém p. Luca Aprea
Di Giandomenico, Luciano (*1966)
 www.lucianodigiandomenico.it
Chiuso nel centro, Orfeo  (WP) 19 Sep; Jesi, Festival Pergolesi Spontini
DiChiera, David (*1935)
Cyrano  23 Apr-7 Maj; Miami, Florida Grand Opera p. Bernard Uzan
Dietrich, Albert (1829-1908)
Robin Hood Oper in drei Akten (Frankfurt 1879); Text: Reinhard Mosen;  (NP) 10 Mar-29 Apr; Theater Erfurt p. Jürgen Weber
Doderer, Johanna (*1969)
 www.doderer.at
Der leuchtende Fluss  (WP) 31 Okt-14 Maj; Theater Erfurt p. Guy Montavon
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Anna Bolena  (NP) 29 Okt-14 Nov; The Dallas Opera p. Stephen Lawless  11-12 Nov; National Theatre of Pécs p. Szilárd Somogyi  (NP) 20 Jan-5 Mar; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu p. Rafel Duran  27 Feb-30 Apr; Luzerner Theater p. Tobias Kratzer  (NP) 2-17 Apr; Wiener Staatsoper p. Eric Génovèse  11 Maj-10 Jun; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich  (concert) 6-10 Jun; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper  (NP) 25 Jun-9 Jul; Opéra St Moritz p. Eva Buchmann
Belisario  13 Feb; London, South Bank Centre
Il campanello di notte  (NP) 15-17 Okt; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo p. Enrico Beruschi
Linda di Chamounix  30 Nov; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Barbara Klimo  (NP) 25-27 Mar; Opéra de Toulon p. Jean-Philippe Delavault
Maria Padilla  6-10 Maj; Opera Boston p. Julia Pevzner
Maria di Rohan  9-27 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Stephen Medcalf
Poliuto  (NP) 17-19 Sep; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo p. Marco Spada  8-12 Okt; Sassari, Ente Concerti Marialisa de Carolis p. Marco Spada
Dove, Jonathan (*1959)
 www.jonathandove.com
Flight  9-17 Apr; Austin Lyric Opera
The Adventures of Pinocchio Family opera. Libretto: Alasdair Middleton, after the book by Carlo Collodi  16 Sep-31 Dec; Leeds, Opera North // 27-30 Okt; Edinburgh // 5-6 Nov; Salford Quays // 12-13 Nov; Newcastle upon Tyne // 19-20 Nov; Nottingham p. Martin Duncan  24 Nov; Staatstheater Stuttgart
Dubois, Théodore (1837-1924)
Le Paradis perdu Oratorio (1878);  14 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Duchnowski, Cezary (*1971)
Marta's Garden Chamber Opera for female voice, actor, electronics and instruments (Leipzig, October 2006); Libretto: Piotr Jasek;  (NP) 14-16 Maj; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Dudley, Anne (*1956)
 www.annedudley.co.uk
The Doctor's Tale Libretto: Terry Jones;  (WP) 8-16 Apr; London, Linbury Studio Theatre p. Terry Jones
Duhamel, Antoine (*1925)
Lundi, Monsieur, vous serez riche Comédie chantée en deux actes (1968); Livret de Rémo Forlani;  26-27 Feb; Opéra-Théâtre de Metz Métropole p. Vincent Vittoz
Dukas, Paul (1865-1935)
Ariane et Barbe-bleue  (concert) 15 Apr; Paris, Salle Pleyel  18 Jun-8 Jul; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu p. Claus Guth
Durón, Sebastián (1660-1716)
La Guerra de los Gigantes The rebellion of the Giants against Zeus; Opera in 1 act. (1700);  25 Sep; Festival d'Ambronay  6-15 Avg; Grein, Donau Festwochen
Dusapin, Pascal (*1955)
Faustus, the Last Night  13 Nov; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Medeamaterial  28-29 Jan; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Sasha Waltz
Passion  (NP) 6-10 Okt; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Sasha Waltz
Dvořák,A, Antonin (1841-1904)
The Devil and Kate  12 Sep-6 Feb; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Marián Chudovský  27 Mar; Toronto, Opera In Concert
Dvořák,J, Jan (*1971)
 www.jan-dvorak.de
20.000 Meilen unter dem Meer  (WP) 28 Maj-3 Jul; Landestheater Eisenach
Eggert, Moritz (*1965)
 www.moritzeggert.de/
Bordellballade  23-25 Sep; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Robert Lehmeier
Ehrenberg, Vladimir Georgiyevich (1873-1923)
Vampuka Helikon in Arbat;  29 Okt-23 Jan; Moscow, Helikon-Opera
Einem, Gottfried von (1918-1996)
Dantons Tod  (NP) 3-10 Okt; Neue Oper Wien p. Leonard Prinsloo  (NP) 9-15 Jul; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Alexander Schulin
Der Besuch der alten Dame  (NP) 14 Maj-9 Jun; Stadttheater Giessen p. Cathérine Miville
Eötvös, Peter (*1944)
 www.eotvospeter.com
Die Tragödie des Teufels  7-19 Jan; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Balázs Kovalik
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  25-29 Sep; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 9 Okt; Mulhouse p. Silviu Purcărete(original)
Tri Sestri  (NP) 3-6 Jul; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Rosamund Gilmore
Erkel, Ferenc (1810-1893)
Bánk bán  (NP) 7 Nov-10 Apr; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Cesare Lievi
Hunyadi László  24 Sep-13 Jan; Debrecen, Csokonai Színház
Estacio, John (*1966)
 www.johnestacio.com
Lillian Alling The trails and tribulations of Lillian Alling as she walks across North America in 1927, from New York to British Columbia; Libretto: John Murrell;  (WP) 16-23 Okt; Vancouver Opera p. Kelly Robinson  18-20 Avg; The Banff Centre p. Kelly Robinson
Falvetti, Michelangelo (1642-1692)
Il Diluvio universale Dialogo for 5 voices and 5 instruments (1682); Libretto: Vincenzo Giattini;  11 Sep; Festival d'Ambronay
Favart, Charles-Simon (1710-1792)
La Zingara opéra comique (1755);  12 Sep; Festival d'Ambronay p. André Fornier
Fekete, Gyula (*1962)
Excelsior!  (NP) 18 Mar-20 Maj; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Péter Gothár
Feldman, Morton (1926-1987)
Neither  (NP) 25 Mar-8 Apr; New York City Opera
Fénelon, Philippe (*1952)
La Cerisaie Opera in two acts with prologue and epilogue. World premiere in concert; Libretto: Alexey Parin, after the play by Anton Chekhov;  (concert) 2-3 Dec; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre
Ferrero, Lorenzo (*1951)
 Ricordi
Risorgimento  (WP) 26-27 Mar; Modena, Teatro Comunale p. Giorgio Gallione  (NP) 5-16 Apr; Bologna, Teatro Comunale p. Giorgio Gallione
Flotow, Friedrich (1812-1883)
Martha  17 Okt-6 Feb; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Loriot  26 Jan-26 Mar; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Robert Lehmeier
Floyd, Carlisle (*1926)
Of Mice and Men  (NP) 23 Jul-11 Avg; Sydney, Opera Australia p. Bruce Beresford
Susannah A musical drama in two acts, 105' (1956); An innocent woman is victimised by a narrow Evangelical community in rural Tennessee  16-25 Okt; Bilbao, Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera p. Robert Falls
Fons, Antoni Parera (*1943)
Con los pies en la Luna  (NP) 16-19 Maj; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza p. Paco Azonrín
Førde, Helge (*1956)
 www.brazzbrothers.com/Helge.html
Norge-Brasil Comic opera combining traditional opera with jazz influences (Gershwin, Bernstein). Based on the 1998 football match between Norway and Brazil; Libretto: Are Kalvø;  (WP) 5-17 Okt; Nordfjordeid, Opera Nordfjord p. Svein Sturla Hungnes
Foretić, Silvije (*1940)
The Marshal  16 Apr; Music Biennale Zagreb p. Mario Kovač
Forssell, Jonas (*1957)
 jonasforssell.se/
Hemligheter Secrets; Libretto: Magnus Florin;  (WP) 12 Feb-25 Mar; Malmo, Malmö Opera p. Karl Dunér
Fox, Malcolm (1946-1997)
Sid, the serpent who wanted to sing  27 Okt-1 Jun; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Francesconi, Luca (*1956)
 Ricordi
Quartett  (WP) 26 Apr-7 Maj; Milano, Teatro alla Scala p. Alex Ollé
Franchetti, Alberto (1860-1942)
Germania  6 Jan-20 Feb; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Kirsten Harms
Furrer, Beat (*1954)
Wüstenbuch  16-18 Jun; Wiener Festwochen p. Christoph Marthaler
Furudate, Tetsuo
Death Fragments "Death Fragments - Büchner, 23 years old";  (WP) 16-20 Apr; Theater Bielefeld
Galuppi, Baldassare (1706-1784)
L'inimico delle donne Création moderne;  (NP) 28 Jan-5 Feb; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie p. Stefano Mazzonis di Pralafera
García,M, Manuel (1775-1832)
La isla deshabitada  28 Jan; Santander, Palacio de Festivales de Cantabria p. Emilio Sagi
Garwood, Margaret (*1927)
The Scarlet Letter Libretto: Margaret Garwood, after Hawthorne's classic tale of adultery, revenge, and redemption;  (WP) 19-21 Nov; Philadelphia, Academy of Vocal Arts Opera Theatre p. Dorothy Danner
Gaztambide, Joaquin (1822-1870)
El Estreno de una Artista Libretto: Ventura de la Vega;  (NP) 11 Feb-13 Mar; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Ignacio García
Gerlitz, Carsten (*1966)
Come together on Abbey Road Musiktheaterstück, after the last album of the Beatles;  (NP) 29 Okt-28 Jan; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Katja Wolff
German, Edward (1862-1936)
Merrie England  28 Avg; London, South Bank Centre
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Blue Monday  (NP) 10-19 Feb; Lisboa, Teatro Nacional de São Carlos p. André e Teodósio
Crazy For You  (NP) 6 Nov-30 Jun; Theater Kiel p. Olaf Strieb  (NP) 12 Feb-22 Maj; Landestheater Coburg p. Jean Renshaw  (NP) 1 Apr-12 Jun; Theater Nordhausen p. Iris Limbarth  8 Apr-29 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Kerstin Polenske
Giordano, Umberto (1876-1948)
Fedora  (NP) 14 Apr-14 Jun; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
Il re (1929);  24 Maj; New York, Teatro Grattacielo
Siberia Helikon in Arbat;  22-24 Okt; Moscow, Helikon-Opera
Gladkov, Gennady Igorevich (*1935)
 www.gengladkov.ru
Der Himmelblaue Welpe Ein musikalisches Märchen für das jüngste Publikum; Staged presentation after a 1976 Soviet animated film; Lyrics and screenplay: Yuri Entin, after a tale by Gyula Urban;  (NP) 20+ Nov; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Bärbel Stenzenberger
Glanert, Detlev (*1960)
 Boosey&Hawkes
Das Holzschiff  (WP) 9 Okt-21 Jul; Staatstheater Nürnberg p. Johann Kresnik
Die drei Rätsel  (NP) 5-19 Jun; Theater der Stadt Koblenz
Joseph Süß  (NP) 16 Apr-8 Jul; Theater Mönchengladbach p. Jan-Richard Kehl
Scherz, Satire, Ironie und tiefere Bedeutung  (NP) 21 Maj-14 Jul; Theater Pforzheim p. Wolf Widder
Glass, Philip (*1937)
 www.philipglass.com
Akhnaten  (NP) 19-27 Mar; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Hydrogen Jukebox  (NP) 24 Maj-5 Jun; Fort Worth Opera p. Lawrence Edelson
In the Penal Colony Libretto: Rudolph Wurlitzer, after the story by Franz Kafka;  15-18 Sep; Cardiff, Music Theatre Wales // 21 Sep; Basingstoke // 29 Sep; Oxford // 12 Okt; Aberystwyth // 20 Okt; Newport, Gwent // 28 Okt; Leeds // 14 Nov; Mold // 16 Nov; Edinburgh // 17 Nov; Manchester p. Michael McCarthy
La belle et la bête  (NP) 17 Jun-9 Jul; Theater Magdeburg p. Helga Wolf
Le streghe di Venezia  (NP) 26 Mar; Ravenna, Teatro Comunale Alighieri p. Giorgio Barberio Corsetti
Orphée Libretto: Philip Glass, after the screenplay by Jean Cocteau;  26-27 Feb; San Francisco, Opera Parallèle p. Brian Staufenbiel
The Fall of the House of Usher Chamber opera in two acts with a prologue. (American Repertory Theater, Cambridge, USA, 1988); Libretto: Arthur Yorkins, Philip Glass after a story by Edgar Allan Poe;  3 Okt-25 Jun; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Barbara Wysocka  12 Okt; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska  31 Okt-14 Nov; Theater Magdeburg p. Karen Stone  (NP) 25 Mar-19 Jul; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Carlos Wagner
The Voyage  (NP) 30 Apr-3 Jun; Theater Trier p. Birgit Scherzer
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804-1857)
Ruslan i Lyudmila  26 Sep-14 Maj; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Lotfi Mansouri  24 Okt; Toronto, Opera In Concert  5 Dec-27 Mar; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre  (NP) 16 Dec-2 Jun; Ekaterinburg Opera House
Glorvigen, Per Arne (*1963)
 www.perarne.net
Teskjekjerringa som Prinsesse Pompadur Music: Per Arne Glorvigen, Lage Robak; Libretto: Trond Brænne, after the books by Alf Prøysen;  (WP) 27-28 Mar; Tromsø, Nordnorsk Opera // 31 Mar-1 Apr; Bodø // 15-16 Apr; Tromsø p. Stein Winge
Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)
Alceste  13 Nov-5 Dec; Oper Leipzig p. Peter Konwitschny  (NP) 9 Apr-25 Jun; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Matthias Schönfeldt
Il parnaso confuso  (concert) 22 Jun; Bampton Classical Opera  (concert) 22 Jun; London, South Bank Centre
Iphigenie en Aulide  (NP) 20 Nov-16 Jan; Oper Leipzig p. Peter Konwitschny
Telemaco  (NP) 21-26 Maj; Schwetzingen SWR Festspiele p. Tobias Kratzer  (NP) 9-26 Jun; Theater Basel p. Tobias Kratzer
Gnecchi, Vittorio (1876-1954)
Cassandra  19-25 Sep; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Kirsten Harms  (NP) 11-19 Jan; Catania, Teatro Massimo Bellini p. Gabriele Rech
Goebbels, Heiner (*1952)
 www.heinergoebbels.com
I went to the house but did not enter A staged concert in three tableaux, 75' (Edinburgh International Festival, 28 Aug 2008); After "The Lovesong of J. Alfred Prufrock" by T.S.Eliot; "The Madness of the Day" by Maurice Blanchot; "Worstword Ho!" by Samuel Beckett  2-3 Jun; Praha, Prague Spring Festival
Goehr, Alexander (*1932)
 Schott Music
Promised End Opera in 24 scenes; Libretto: Frank Kermode, after the play 'King Lear' by Shakespeare;  (WP) 9-16 Okt; London, English Touring Opera // 21 Okt; Malvern // 26 Okt; Bexhill // 29 Okt; Exeter // 1 Nov; Crawley // 3-6 Nov; Cambridge // 26 Nov; Snape p. James Conway
Goland, Jan David (1750?)
Someone else's wealth does not serve anyone  12 Feb; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Goldmann, Friedrich (1941-2009)
 friedrichgoldmann.com
R. Hot bzw. die Hitze Opernphantasie in über einhundert dramatischen, komischen, phantastischen Posen; Libretto: Thomas Körner, nach dem Stück »Der Engländer« von Jacob Michael Reinhold Lenz;  3-19 Sep; Konzerthaus Berlin p. Henriette Sehmsdorf
Golijov, Osvaldo (*1960)
 www.osvaldogolijov.com
Ainadamar  25-27 Jun; Granada, Festival Internacional de Música y Danza p. Luis de Tavira
Golob, Jani (*1948)
Ljubezen Kapital  1 Maj; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Vinko Möderndorfer
Gomes, Carlos (1836-1896)
Lo schiavo  (NP) 29 Jan-31 Mar; Stadttheater Giessen p. Joachim Rathke
Gordon, Ricky Ian (*1956)
 www.rickyiangordon.com
Rappahannock County Song cycle inspired by diaries, letters, and personal accounts, looking at the impact of the American Civil War on a diverse community;  (WP) 12-17 Apr; Norfolk, Virginia Opera
Gotovac, Jakov (1895-1982)
Ero the Joker  25-27 Nov; CNT Split  30 Apr-11 Jun; CNT Zagreb p. Krešimir Dolenčić  30 Jul; Split Summer Festival p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Gounod, Charles-Francois (1818-1893)
La colombe  20-28 Maj; Arlington, Aurora Opera Theatre
Le médecin malgré lui  29-30 Apr; Opéra Royal de Versailles p. Sandrine Anglade
Gouvy, Théodore (1819-1898)
Der Cid Oper in drei Akten. (1865); Text: Moritz Hartmann, after Pierre Corneille;  (NP) 3-18 Jun; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater p. Jetske Mijnssen
Mateo Falcone Opéra en un acte; Livret du compositeur traduit par René et Jonathan Auclair d'après la nouvelle Mateo Falcone de Prosper Mérimée;  (WP) 27-31 Maj; Opéra-Théâtre de Metz Métropole p. Éric Chevalier
Granados, Enrique (1867-1916)
Goyescas Opéra en trois tableaux (1916); Libretto: Fernando Periquet;  (concert) 20 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Graun, Carl Heinrich (1703-1759)
Montezuma  (NP) 15-21 Sep; Madrid, Teatro Real p. Claudio Valdés Kuri
Pharao Tubaetes Opera seria (Dramma per musica), 5 acts. (Braunschweig, 1735);  24 Jun-16 Jul; Gotha, Ekhof Festival p. Igor Folwill
Gregory, Will (*1959)
Piccard in Space Belgian physicist August Piccard's first successful flight into the stratosphere; Libretto: Hattie Naylor;  (WP) 31 Mar-1 Apr; London, South Bank Centre p. Jude Kelly
Grétry, Andre-Ernest-Modeste (1741-1813)
Andromaque  29 Maj-16 Jun; Luzerner Theater p. Georges Lavaudant
Le Magnifique 'comédie mise en musique' (1773);  (concert) 5 Feb; Washington, Opera Lafayette // 9 Feb; New York p. Catherine Turocy
Zémire et Azor  26 Maj-1 Jun; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Josette Bushell-Mingo
Guarnieri, Camargo (1907-1993)
Pedro Malazarte Opera in one act inspired by Pedro Malazarte, a famous character of Brazilian folklore;  (NP) 25 Maj-3 Jun; Feldkirch Festival p. Philippe Arlaud
Guridi, Jesús (1886-1961)
El caserío  21-29 Jan; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. Pablo Viar
Haapanen, Perttu (*1972)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/haapanen+perttu
Nothing to Declare Monodrama; Libretto: Perttu Haapanen and Tomi Paasonen;  (WP) 5-7 Feb; Musica nova Helsinki p. Tomi Paasonen
Haas, Georg Friedrich (*1953)
Bluthaus Opera in 10 scenes, 100'; A house with a dark and bloody past is put up for sale; Libretto: Händl Klaus;  (WP) 29 Apr-2 Maj; Schwetzingen SWR Festspiele p. Klaus Weise
Hahn, Reynaldo (1874-1947)
O mon bel inconnu chanteurs et orchestre des lauréats du CNSM Paris;  15 Jan; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial p. Emmanuelle Cordoliani  20-21 Jan; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Emmanuelle Cordoliani
Hajibeyov, Uzeir (1885-1948)
Arshin Mal Alan  9 Okt-18 Maj; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Asli and Karam  18 Mar; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
If Not That One, Then This One  20 Okt-1 Apr; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Koroglu Opera in 5 acts. (1937, Baku); Libretto: Habib Ismayilov, after the Epic of Köroğlu;  19 Sep-27 Mar; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Leyli and Majnun  26 Sep-10 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Hajibeyov, Zulfugar (1884-1950)
Ashiq Qarib  1 Okt-5 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Halévy, Fromental (1799-1862)
La Magicienne Opéra in 5 acts (1858); Libretto: Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges;  (concert) 11 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759)
Aci, Galatea e Polifemo  (concert) 21 Nov; Théâtre de Caen  8 Jun; Halle, Händel-Festspiele  (concert) 11 Jun; Salzburg, Pfingstfestspiele
Admeto  3 Dec-6 Feb; Oper Leipzig p. Tobias Kratzer
Amadigi di Gaula  (NP) 8 Okt-7 Maj; Staatstheater Mainz p. Peer Boysen  (NP) 18 Jun; Staatstheater Braunschweig  2 Jul-6 Avg; Denver, Central City Opera p. Alessandro Talevi
Aminta e Fillide (Rome, 1708);  (concert) 7 Mar-27 Okt 2010; London Handel Festival
Athalia  (concert) 10 Jun; Halle, Händel-Festspiele  11 Jun; Internationale Händel-Festspiele Göttingen
Belshazzar  (NP) 20-27 Maj; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Christof Nel(original)
Berenice  (concert) 27 Jan; Theater an der Wien
Comus semi-staged performance;  28 Apr; London Handel Festival
Ezio  22 Okt-9 Feb; Theater Orchester Biel Solothurn // 18 Nov-4 Feb; Solothurn p. Andreas Rosar
Hercules  (NP) 4 Dec-3 Feb; Essen, Aalto Theater p. Dietrich Hilsdorf  (NP) 4-21 Mar; Lyric Opera of Chicago p. Peter Sellars
Jephtha Erstaufführung nach der Hallischen Händel-Ausgabe;  12 Jun; Halle, Händel-Festspiele  13 Jun; Internationale Händel-Festspiele Göttingen
Ottone  (concert) 17 Nov; Theater an der Wien  3-10 Jun; Halle, Händel-Festspiele p. Franziska Severin  (NP) 3-10 Jun; Oper Halle p. Franziska Severin
Partenope  (NP) 19-27 Feb; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Ulrich Peters  (NP) 1-31 Mar; Sydney, Opera Australia p. Christopher Alden, Peter Littlefield
Radamisto  (NP) 7 Okt-4 Nov; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. David Alden
Rodelinda  11-20 Nov; Pacific Opera Victoria p. Oriol Tomas  14-17 Mar; London Handel Festival p. David Fielding  (NP) 20-31 Mar; Theater an der Wien p. Philipp Harnoncourt  29 Jul-9 Avg; Iford Arts p. Martin Constantine
Saul Dedicated to Anthony Hicks;  12 Apr; London Handel Festival  (NP) 20 Maj-24 Jun; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater p. Lydia Steier  10-24 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Olivia Fuchs
Serse  17-25 Sep; Buenos Aires Lírica p. Pablo Maritano  13 Nov-1 Dec; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Daniel Slater  3-22 Dec; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Balázs Kovalik  (NP) 2-6 Mar; Auckland, New Zealand Opera // 15-19 Mar; Wellington p. Roger Hodgman  26-28 Maj; Esbjerg, Den Ny Opera // 31 Maj-1 Jun; Copenhagen p. Elisabeth Linton  31 Maj-1 Jun; København, Royal Danish Opera p. Elisabeth Linton
Tamerlano  (NP) 27 Feb-9 Jun; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Philipp Himmelmann  (concert) 6-9 Jul; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Teseo  3 Feb-1 Mar; Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg  (concert) 12 Feb; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 15 Feb; Théâtre de Caen  3-13 Jun; Internationale Händel-Festspiele Göttingen p. Catherine Turocy
Tolomeo  (concert) 21 Okt; Theater an der Wien  21 Apr-2 Jul; Hamburg, Opernloft p. Inken Rahardt
Hasse, Johann Adolf (1699-1783)
Il tutore Intermezzo (Napoli, 1730);  (NP) 3 Okt-17 Apr; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Manfred Weiss
Piramo e Tisbe  26 Mar; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Romolo ed Ersilia Libretto: Pietro Metastasio;  (NP) 26-28 Avg; Innsbruck, Festwochen der Alten Musik
Haydn, Joseph (1732-1809)
Armida  10 Nov-18 Dec; Komische Oper Berlin p. Calixto Bieito
L'anima del filosofo  (NP) 2-7 Dec; Sydney, Pinchgut Opera p. Mark Gaal
L'incontro improvviso  (NP) 28+ Okt; Theater der Stadt Remscheid  (NP) 28-31 Okt; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Jakob Peters-Messer
L'isola disabitata  (NP) 21 Okt-16 Nov; Wiener Kammeroper p. Yona Kim
La canterina La Cantarina;  5-6 Feb; Tacoma Opera
La fedeltà premiata Canadian Premiere;  30 Jan; Toronto, Opera In Concert
La vera costanza  13-17 Maj; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne p. Elio de Capitani
Lo speziale  16 Nov; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Rocc
Orlando paladino  (concert) 25 Avg; Edinburgh International Festival
Hegarty, Antony (*1971)
The Life and Death of Marina Abramović  (WP) 9-16 Jul; Manchester International Festival p. Robert Wilson
Heggie, Jake (*1961)
 www.jakeheggie.com
Dead Man Walking  22 Jan-6 Feb; Houston Grand Opera p. Leonard Foglia  19-27 Avg; Saint Louis, Union Avenue Opera p. Tim Ocel
Moby-Dick  (NP) 27-30 Avg; Adelaide, State Opera of South Australia p. Leonard Foglia
Henderickx, Wim (*1962)
 www.wimhenderickx.com
Medea Libretto: Peter Verhelst;  24-25 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Paul Koek
Henze, Hans Werner (1926-2012)
El Cimarron  18 Feb-7 Jul; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater
Gisela! Musictheatre piece exploring 'The Strange and Memorable Ways of Happiness' for younger audiences;  (WP) 25 Sep-8 Okt; Ruhr Triennale p. Pierre Audi  20 Nov-4 Dec; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Elisabeth Stöppler
Phaedra  8-30 Sep; Luzerner Theater p. Stephan Müller  29 Okt-1 Dec; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Sabine Hartmannshenn  3-8 Jun; Opera Philadelphia p. Robert B Driver  9-10 Jul; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Peter Mussbach
Pollicino  (NP) 22-29 Okt; Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino p. Dieter Kaegi  (NP) 20-27 Maj; Theater Aachen p. Sebastian Jacobs
The English Cat  (NP) 26+ Jun; Theater Münster p. Ernö Weil
Herrmann, Bernard (1911-1975)
Wuthering Heights Opera in a prologue and 4 acts (Portland Opera, 1982);  (NP) 16-23 Apr; Minneapolis, Minnesota Opera p. Eric Simonson
Hiller, Wilfried (*1941)
 www.wilfried-hiller.de
An diesem heutigen Tage 45' (ZDF, 1974); Libretto: Elisabet Woska, after the Letters of Mary Stuart;  (NP) 5 Nov; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Alexander Marusch
Hilsberg, Esther (*1975)
Die chinesische Nachtigall Kinderoper;  (NP) 10+ Jun; Landestheater Coburg p. Urte Regler
Hindemith, Paul (1895-1963)
 Schott Music
Cardillac  (NP) 17-30 Okt; Wiener Staatsoper p. Sven-Eric Bechtolf  (NP) 22 Jan-7 Maj; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater p. Sebastian Ukena  25 Feb-1 Mar; Opera Boston  (NP) 23-25 Jun; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
Mathis der Maler  (NP) 16 Nov-6 Dec; L'Opéra National de Paris (Opéra Bastille, Palais Garnier) p. Olivier Py
Hoffmann, Ingfried (*1935)
Vom Fischer und seiner Frau  (NP) 30 Sep-10 Okt; Oper Köln p. Elena Tzavara
Hoiby, Lee (1926-2011)
 www.leehoiby.com
 Schott Music
Summer and Smoke  8-12 Dec; New York, Manhattan School of Music p. Dona D Vaughn
This Is the Rill Speaking Opera in one act.; Libretto: Mark Shulgasser, after a play by Lansford Wilson;  9-12 Jun; New York, Chelsea Opera
Holliger, Heinz (*1939)
 Schott Music
Not I Monodrama for soprano, after texts by Samuel Beckett;  (NP) 14+ Maj; Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern
Holst, Gustav (1874-1934)
Savîtrî Sheldon Miller: piano;  2 Nov; Chicago Opera Theater p. Joanie Schultz
Hölszky, Adriana (*1953)
 Breitkopf
Bremer Freiheit  (NP) 19-27 Nov; Berliner Kammeroper p. Kay Kuntze
Hosokawa, Toshio (*1955)
 Schott Music
Hanjo  10-16 Apr; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker
Matsukaze  (WP) 3-11 Maj; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Sasha Walt  (NP) 31 Maj-2 Jun; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Sasha Waltz  10-11 Jun; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Sasha Waltz
Hummel, Cornelius (*1957)
 www.corneliushummel.de
Gilgamesch music: Cornelius Hummel, Ernst August Klötzke; libretto: Bodo Busse, Priska Janssens; Major battles, famous victories: When King Gilgamesh refuses the advances of the goddess Ishtar, she demands the life of his friend, the wild man Enkidu. The broken hero's story does not end in heaven, but in a dynamic struggle for a humane life in his city.;  (WP) 10+ Jun; Wiesbaden, Hessiches Staatstheater p. Priska Janssens
Ibert, Jacques (1890-1962)
Angélique  6 Nov-7 Dec; Beograd, Madlenianum Chamber Opera p. Stefan Sablic
Janáček, Leos (1854-1928)
From the House of the Dead  18 Feb-11 Mar; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Barrie Kosky  (NP) 5-14 Maj; Leeds, Opera North // 19 Maj; Salford Quays // 26 Maj; Nottingham // 3 Jun; Gateshead p. John Fulljames  (NP) 4 Jun-1 Jul; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Peter Konwitschny
Sarka  (NP) 23 Sep-23 Mar; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
The Diary of One Who has Disappeared  (NP) 13-16 Jan; Paris, Athénée Théâtre Louis-Jouvet  7-13 Maj; Chicago Opera Theater p. Lillian Groag
Jenkins, Karl (*1944)
 www.karljenkins.com
Eloise  (NP) 8+ Jul; Oper der Stadt Bonn
Jessel, Léon (1871-1942)
Schwarzwaldmädel  (NP) 15 Jan-20 Mar; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Jevtic, Ivan (*1947)
 ivan-jevtic.net
Mandragola  1 Dec; Beograd, Madlenianum Chamber Opera p. Slobodan Unkovski
Jodlowski, Pierre (*1971)
L'Aire du dire Théâtre des mots, ce spectacle sur l'Histoire, les histoires, les destinations multiples du 'dire', se présente comme une grande conversation entre chanteurs sur scène, voix enregistrées et images d'archive.;  (WP) 5-6 Feb; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole
Johansen, Bertil Palmar (*1954)
 bertilpalmarjohansen.com
Med kniven på strupen  28 Apr; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Ronald Rørvik
John, Alan (*1958)
How to Kill your Husband Opera, 165'; Libretto: Alan John and Timothy Daly, after the book by Kathy Lette;  (WP) 16-29 Maj; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Naomi Edwards
Johnson, Tom (*1939)
 editions75.com
Riemannoper  13-23 Okt; Luzerner Theater p. Johannes Pölzgutter
Joneleit, Jens (*1968)
Metanoia Libretto: René Pollesch;  (WP) 3 Okt-5 Jul; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Christoph Schlingensief
Joplin, Scott (1868-1917)
Treemonisha  (concert) 6 Jun; New York City Opera
Jossifov, Alexander (*1940)
Alice in the Wonderworld  20 Feb-21 Maj; Ruse, State Opera Rousse
Jost, Christian (*1963)
 www.christianjost.de
Der Tod klopft an  (NP) 4 Sep-7 Dec; Oldenburgisches Staatstheater p. Alexander Müller-Elmau
Hamlet  (NP) 30 Apr-12 Jun; Theater Dortmund-Opernhaus p. Peter te Nuyl
Jurado, Pilar (*1968)
La página en blanco  (WP) 11 Feb-2 Mar; Madrid, Teatro Real p. David Hermann
Kagel, Mauricio (1931-2008)
 www.mauricio-kagel.com
Aus Deutschland  29 Jan-8 Maj; Theater Freiburg p. Calixto Bieito
Kálmán, Charles (*1929)
Der Zigeunerprimas  (NP) 11 Dec-29 Jan; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Die Herzogin von Chicago  (NP) 10 Dec-26 Mar; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica
Die Zirkusprinzessin  (NP) 12 Mar-9 Jul; Oper Leipzig
Kanyar, Stephan (*1972)
Lulu das Musical  22 Okt-6 Feb; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Pierre Wyss
Karastoyanov, Asen (1893-1976)
Bulgarians From Olden Times  27 Okt-26 Nov; Opera Varna
Kassies, Sophie (*1958)
Schaf  22-26 Jun; Opernfestspiele Heidenheim p. Martin Philipp
Kästle, Tobias (*1968)
Wer macht Maria? Für Menschen ab 13 Jahren; Texten von, über und zu Maria Stuart;  (NP) 5 Nov; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Alexander Marusch
Keiser, Reinhard (1674-1739)
Die Grossmütige Tomyris (Hamburg, 1717);  (NP) 19 Sep-18 Nov; Stadttheater Giessen p. Roman Hovenbitzer
Kienzl, Wilhelm (1857-1941)
Der Evangelimann  29 Maj-27 Jun; Volksoper Wien p. Josef Ernst Köpplinger
Kirchner, Volker David (*1942)
 Schott Music
Savonarola Musiktheater centred on Girolamo Savonarola (1452-1498);  (WP) 30 Apr-28 Jun; Theater Kiel p. Andrej Woron
Knapik, Eugeniusz (*1951)
La libertà chiama la libertà 3rd part of Trilogy 'The Minds of Helena Troubleyn';  (NP) 16 Okt-17 Feb; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Knife, The
Tomorrow, in a year  20-23 Okt; Melbourne International Arts Festival
Knussen, Oliver (*1952)
 Faber Music
Where the Wild Things Are  9 Apr; New York City Opera
Kobekin, Vladimir Alexandrovich (*1947)
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark  26 Okt-19 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Alexander Titel
Kodály, Zoltan (1882-1967)
Háry János  19+ Mar; Szeged National Theatre  29 Apr; Debrecen, Csokonai Színház p. Attila Vidnyánszky
Koering, René (*1940)
Die Marquise von O  (WP) 22-27 Apr; Opéra de Monte-Carlo p. Daniel Benoin
Kolonovits, Christian (*1952)
 www.kolonovits.com
Antonia und der Reißteufel  28 Nov-14 Mar; Volksoper Wien p. Robert Meyer
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang (1897-1957)
Der Ring des Polykrates  (NP) 24-26 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Franco Ripa di Meana
Violanta  (NP) 12-19 Okt; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Hans Hollmann
Kortekangas, Olli (*1955)
 www.ollikortekangas.com
Daddy's Girl  8 Feb-13 Apr; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera p. Michael Baran, Anna Kelo
Krása, Hans (1899-1944)
Brundibár  19-21 Nov; Konzerthaus Berlin p. Annette Bieker, Frank Schulz  5-15 Mar; Poznan, Teatr Wielki  (NP) 7 Apr; Bühnen der Stadt Gera  20-21 Maj; Opéra National de Montpellier p. Toni Cafiero  18-21 Jul; Cape Town Opera p. Aviva Pelham
Kraus, Joseph Martin (1756-1792)
Aeneas i Cartago  (concert) 18-19 Mar; Konzerthaus Berlin p. Susanne Øglænd
Krauze, Zygmunt (*1938)
 www.zygmuntkrauze.com
Polieukt Opera in 5 acts; Libretto Alicja Choińska, Jorge Lavelli; based on the tragedy Polyeucte by Pierre Corneille;  (WP) 20 Okt; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera p. Jorge Lavelli
Kreisler, Georg (1922-2011)
Lola Blau Neufassung für Akkordeon, Klarinette, einen schauspielernden Musiker und 2 Sängerinnen;  26-27 Feb; Dessau, Kurt-Weill-Festival p. Konrad Christian Göke
Krenek, Ernst (1900-1991)
Das Geheime Konigreich  (NP) 24-26 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Franco Ripa di Meana
Der Diktator  (NP) 25 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Alfonso Antoniozzi
Kruisselbrink, Astrid (*1972)
 www.astridkruisselbrink.nl
Reclining Woman Text: Astrid Kruisselbrink;  28 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Roberto Oliván
Kuijken, Jan (*1964)
De gehangenen The Hanged Ones are the ones who question authority. Lamentations in Latin are mixed with texts in the vernacular of the thoughts and accusations of the scientists, explorers and the curious. A homage to all those who were hung, tortured, burned or locked away for their visionary ideas.; Libretto: Josse de Pauw;  25-26 Maj; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville // 30 Apr-5 Maj; Bruxelles // 7 Maj; Hasselt // 9 Maj; Amsterdam // 10 Maj; Brugge // 11 Maj; Turnhout // 13 Maj; Douai // 17-18 Maj; Villeneuve d'Ascq // 20-21 Maj; Strasbourg // 28-29 Maj; Antwerpen // 4-5 Jun; Hannover p. Josse de Pauw
Kulenty, Hanna (*1961)
 www.hannakulenty.com
The Mother of Black-Winged Dreams  8 Okt-11 Mar; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Ewelina Pietrowiak
Künneke, Eduard (1885-1953)
Glückliche Reise  (NP) 7 Maj-2 Jul; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen // 14-17 Maj; Hannover p. Kalle Kubik
Kurtág, György (*1926)
Kafka-Fragmente  15 Sep; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Antoine Gindt
Kyburz, Hanspeter (*1960)
Double Points - OYTIS  (concert) 21 Avg; Internationale Musikfestwochen Luzern p. Pieter C Scholten
Lampe, John Frederick (1702?-1751)
The Dragon of Wantley  (NP) 4 Feb-9 Jul; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Iwona Jera
Lang, David (*1957)
 davidlangmusic.com
The Difficulty of Crossing a Field Libretto: Mac Wellman, after a one page short story by Ambrose Bierce;  (NP) 15-18 Jun; Long Beach Opera p. Andreas Mitisek
Lang, Klaus (*1971)
 www.klang.mur.at
Der Einfluss des Menschen auf den Mond  (WP) 26 Mar-5 Maj; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Paul Esterházy
Lange, Marius Felix (*1968)
Schneewittchen  (WP) 21 Apr-14 Jul; Oper Köln p. Elena Tzavara, Ralph Caspers
Laruette, Jean-Louis (1731-1792)
Cendrillon  14 Mar; Paris, Opéra-Comique
Lecocq, Charles (1832-1918)
La fille de Madame Angot  (NP) 26 Dec-2 Jan; Opéra de Lausanne p. Anémone
Lehár, Franz (1870-1948)
Giuditta  9 Okt; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Jana Andělová-Pletichová
Paganini  (NP) 23 Jul-28 Avg; Lehár Festival Bad Ischl p. Leonard Prinsloo
Zigeunerliebe  (NP) 1 Apr-1 Jul; Oper Leipzig
Leoni, Franco (1864-1949)
L'Oracolo  13-25 Feb; Oper Frankfurt p. Sandra Leupold
Levinas, Michaël (*1949)
La metamorphose  (WP) 7-15 Mar; Opéra de Lille p. Stanislas Nordey
Liebermann, Rolf (1910-1999)
L'ecole des femmes  (NP) 26 Nov-1 Dec; Opéra National de Bordeaux p. Eric Génovèse
Ligeti, György (1923-2006)
Aventures, nouvelles aventures  18-20 Nov; Opéra de Lille p. Charlotte Nessi  11 Maj; Opéra de Dijon p. Charlotte Nessi  22-25 Jun; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Charlotte Nessi
Le grand macabre  29 Mar-8 Apr; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón p. Valentina Carrasco
Lincke, Paul (1866-1946)
Frau Luna  (concert) 15 Okt; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Thomas Enzinger
Linkola, Jukka (*1955)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/linkola+jukka
Robin Hood Suitable for children aged 10+ (120');  (WP) 14 Jan-19 Mar; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera
Linley, Thomas (1733-1795)
The Duenna Sheridan's play with music by the Linleys of Bath;  (NP) 1-2 Okt; London, English Touring Opera // 13-16 Okt; London // 18-19 Okt; Bath // 22 Okt; Malvern // 27 Okt; Bexhill // 30 Okt; Exeter // 4-5 Nov; Cambridge // 8 Nov; Harrogate // 27 Nov; Snape p. Michael Barker-Caven
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Die Legende von der Heiligen Elisabeth Oratorium für Soli, gemischten Chor und Orchester;  20 Apr; Theater an der Wien
Don Sanche als Kammeroper in deutscher Sprache mit 6 Sängern und 13 Instrumentalisten;  2-3 Jun; Putbus Festspiele
Llorca, Riccardo (*1962)
 www.ricardollorca.com
Las Horas Vacias  19 Nov; New York, Lincoln Center Festival
Lofer, Hans (1900-1974)
Des Kaisers neue Kleider  (NP) 6 Nov-2 Jun; Oper Halle p. Christian Schuller
Lortzing, Albert (1801-1851)
Der Waffenschmied  18 Mar-22 Maj; Radebeul, Landesbühnen Sachsen p. Wolfgang Lachnitt  (NP) 21 Maj-24 Jun; Oper Leipzig p. Stefan Petraschewsky
Der Wildschütz  18 Sep-17 Nov; Theater Bielefeld p. Wolf-Dietrich Sprenger  9 Okt-19 Mar; Deutsches Nationaltheater und Staatskapelle Weimar p. Anthony Pilavachi  (NP) 8 Maj-15 Jul; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Dietrich Hilsdorf  (NP) 13-22 Maj; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater // 10-26 Jun; Meiningen p. Dominik Wilgenbus  5 Avg; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Dominik Wilgenbus
Lotti, Antonio (1665?-1740)
Teofane  (concert) 5 Jun; Halle, Händel-Festspiele
Lully, Jean-Baptiste (1632-1687)
Atys  12-21 Maj; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Jean-Marie Villégier  31 Maj-3 Jun; Théâtre de Caen p. Jean-Marie Villégier  16-19 Jun; Opéra National de Bordeaux p. Jean-Marie Villégier  14-17 Jul; Opéra Royal de Versailles p. Jean-Marie Villegier
Bellérophon  (concert) 25 Jan; Theater an der Wien
Cadmus et Hermione  29 Nov-5 Dec; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Benjamin Lazar  (NP) 16-19 Dec; Opéra de Rouen Haute-Normandie p. Benjamin Lazar
Phaëton  (NP) 11 Dec-30 Mar; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater p. Christopher Alden
Luna, Pablo (1879-1942)
El Niño Judío  16 Dec-16 Jan; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Jesús Castejón
La Chulapona Zarzuela (Teatro Calderón, Madrid, 1934);  10-16 Apr; Ópera de Oviedo p. Gerardo Malla
Lund, Peter (*1965)
Hexe Hillary geht in die Oper  21 Okt; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Sabine Sterken  (NP) 21 Nov-1 Jun; Theater Goerlitz p. Peter Hanslik  20 Feb; Staatstheater Cottbus p. Hauke Tesch  30-31 Mar; Theater Vorpommern (Greifswald/ Stralsund/ Putbus) p. Henriette Sehmsdorf  (NP) 14 Apr; Volkstheater Rostock p. Babette Bartz
Lūsēns, Janis (*1959)
The Birds' Opera  24 Okt-27 Mar; Riga, Latvian National Opera p. Baņuta Rubesa
Maazel, Lorin (*1930)
 www.maestromaazel.com
1984  23 Feb-6 Mar; Valencia, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia p. Robert Lepage
Machover, Tod (*1953)
 web.media.mit.edu/~tod/
Death and the Powers Premiered by the Futurum Association in the Salle Garnier, Monaco, 24 Sep 2010;  2-10 Apr; Chicago Opera Theater p. Diane Paulus
MacMillan, James (*1959)
Clemency Chamber opera, 50'; Libretto: Michael Symmons Roberts, after the biblical story of Sarah and Abraham;  (WP) 6-14 Maj; London, Linbury Studio Theatre p. Katie Mitchell
Madetoja, Leevi (1887-1947)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/madetoja+leevi
The Ostrobothnians  9 Okt-19 Nov; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera p. Jussi Tapola
Mahomayev, Muslim (1885-1937)
Shah Ismail  23 Sep-26 Jun; Baku, Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre
Maintz, Philipp (*1977)
 www.philippmaintz.de
Maldoror  (NP) 14 Okt-22 Nov; Theater Basel p. Joachim Rathke, Georges Delnon
Majo, Gian Francesco de (1732-1770)
Alessandro  31 Dec; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Günter Krämer
Mantovani, Bruno (*1974)
Akhmatova  (WP) 28 Mar-13 Apr; L'Opéra National de Paris (Opéra Bastille, Palais Garnier) p. Nicolas Joël
Marthinsen, Niels (*1963)
 nielsmarthinsen.dk
Snow White's Mirror Fairytale for adults;  (WP) 18-24 Avg; Aarhus, Danish National Opera p. Anne Barslev
Martín y Soler, Vicente (1754-1806)
Una cosa rara  18 Dec; Murcia, Auditorio y centro de Congresos Victor Villegas p. Francisco Negrín
Martin, Frank (1890-1974)
Le vin herbé  11-16 Sep; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Mirjam Koen, Gerrit Timmers
Martinez, José (*1941)
To Cross the Face of the Moon  (WP) 3-5 Dec; Houston Grand Opera p. Leonard Foglia
Martinů, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
 Schott Music
Ariane  22-24 Sep; Praha, National Theatre Prague  (NP) 23 Sep-23 Mar; Ostrava, National Moravian-Silesian Theatre
Mirandolina Comic opera in three acts; after the play 'La locandiera' by Carlo Goldoni;  23 Dec; Heemstede, Opera Trionfo // 6 Jan; Rotterdam // 8 Jan; Amsterdam // 24 Jan; Utrecht // 27 Jan; Amstelveen // 1 Feb; Groningen // 5 Feb; Leiden // 6 Feb; Heerenveen p. David Prins
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)  19 Sep-14 Okt; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Georg Köhl  29 Apr-8 Maj; Palermo, Teatro Massimo p. Damiano Michieletto
The Plays of Mary  (NP) 1 Okt-11 Jan; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Jiří Heřman
Mascagni, Pietro (1863-1945)
Isabeau  (NP) 19 Mar-23 Jun; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Konstanze Lauterbach
L'amico Fritz  10-12 Mar; Miami Lyric Opera p. Raffaele Cardone  (NP) 10-25 Jun; London, Opera Holland Park p. Annilese Miskimmon
Silvano  11 Nov-3 Feb; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Andrea Hlinková
Zanetto  (concert) 19-21 Okt; Opéra de Rennes
Massenet, Jules (1842-1912)
Don Quichotte  (NP) 15-21 Okt; Palermo, Teatro Massimo p. Laurent Pelly  14 Nov-20 Jan; Praha, State Opera  18-20 Nov; Sofia Opera and Ballet  26 Feb-12 Mar; Seattle Opera p. Linda Brovsky
Hérodiade  11-19 Feb; Gent, De Vlaamse Opera p. Joachim Schloemer  25 Feb-8 Mar; Antwerpen, De Vlaamse Opera p. Joachim Schloemer
La Navarraise  (concert) 25 Okt; Opera Orchestra of New York
Le Cid  (NP) 17-26 Jun; Opéra Municipal de Marseille p. Charles Roubaud
Thérèse  21 Jun; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie p. Daniel Donies
Mayr, Simon (1763-1845)
 www.simon-mayr.de
Amor ingegnoso  (WP) 15-17 Okt; Teatro Donizetti Bergamo p. Enrico Beruschi
Medea in Corinto  (NP) 7-19 Okt; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Hans Neuenfels
Mazzoni, Antonio (1717-1785)
Antigono Libretto: Metastasio (1755); World Modern Premiere;  (NP) 21-22 Jan; Lisboa, Fundação Centro Cultural de Belém p. Carlos Pimenta
McNeff, Stephen (*1951)
 www.stephenmcneff.co.uk
Tarka the Otter Community Opera, 60'; Libretto: Richard Williams, after the novel by Henry Williamson;  11-13 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Robin Tebbutt
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Elias  21 Jul; Verbier Festival & Academy
Elijah  (concert) 3 Dec-26 Jan; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Paulus  22 Maj; Dresden, Dresdner Musikfestspiele  25 Jun; La Coruna, Festival Mozart
Menotti, Gian Carlo (1911-2007)
Amelia al ballo  (NP) 24 Jun-2 Jul; Spoleto, Festival dei Due Mondi p. Giorgio Ferrara
Goya  (concert) 8-24 Jun; Stadttheater Giessen
The Consul  5-12 Mar; Montreal, L'Opéra de Montréal p. Oriol Tomas
The Last Savage  (NP) 23 Jul-25 Avg; Santa Fe Opera p. Ned Canty
The Medium  (NP) 7 Feb; Belfast, NI Opera // 9 Feb; Downpatrick // 15 Feb; Newtownabbey, Theatre at the Mill // 16 Feb; Armagh p. Oliver Mears  (NP) 17-24 Maj; Trieste, Teatro Verdi // 4 Jun; Pordenone p. Giulio Ciabatti  28 Maj-10 Jun; Charleston SC, Spoleto Festival USA p. John Pascoe
The Saint of Bleecker Street  (NP) 24 Feb-6 Mar; New York, Dicapo Opera Theatre p. Michael Capasso
The Telephone Sheldon Miller: piano;  2 Nov; Chicago Opera Theater p. Joanie Schultz
Mercadante, Saverio (1795-1870)
I due Figaro Libretto: Felice Romani after Honoré-Antoine Richaud Martelly's comedy Les deux Figaro;  10-12 Jun; Salzburg, Pfingstfestspiele p. Emilio Sagi  (NP) 24-26 Jun; Ravenna Festival p. Emilio Sagi
Virginia Lyric Tragedy, in 3 Acts (Teatro San Carlo, Naples, 1866);  (NP) 16-28 Okt; Wexford Festival Opera p. Kevin Newbury
Messager, Andre (1853-1929)
Véronique  31 Dec-4 Jan; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne p. Alain Garichot
Messiaen, Olivier (1908-1992)
Saint François d'Assise  (NP) 1-10 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele p. Hermann Nitsch  6-13 Jul; Madrid, Teatro Real p. Giuseppe Frigeni
Meyerbeer, Giacomo (1791-1864)
L'Africaine  (concert) 2 Mar; Opera Orchestra of New York
Les Huguenots  (concert) 23 Feb-1 Mar; Madrid, Teatro Real  (NP) 11-30 Jun; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Olivier Py
Milch-Sheriff, Ella (*1954)
 www.ellasheriff.com
Baruchs Schweigen  14+ Maj; Staatstheater Braunschweig p. Ido Ricklin
Milhaud, Darius (1892-1974)
L'Abandon d'Ariane Opéras-minute (7mn) mit Texten von Henri Hoppenot;  (NP) 11 Jul-9 Avg; Ossiach-Villach, Carinthischer Sommer p. Titus Hollweg
L'Enlèvement d'Europe Opéras-minute (7mn) mit Texten von Henri Hoppenot;  (NP) 11 Jul-9 Avg; Ossiach-Villach, Carinthischer Sommer p. Titus Hollweg
La Délivrance de Thésée Opéras-minute (7mn) mit Texten von Henri Hoppenot;  (NP) 11 Jul-9 Avg; Ossiach-Villach, Carinthischer Sommer p. Titus Hollweg
Le Retour de l'enfant prodigue Kantate für 5 Solisten und 21 Instrumente oder 2 Klaviere;  (NP) 11 Jul-9 Avg; Ossiach-Villach, Carinthischer Sommer p. Titus Hollweg
Le pauvre matelot  18 Okt-12 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Anatoly Ledukhovsky  (NP) 17 Maj-11 Jun; Wiener Kammeroper p. Giorgio Madia
Millöcker, Carl (1842-1899)
Gasparone  1 Okt-20 Feb; Neustrelitz, Landestheater Mecklenburg // 15 Dec; Fulda // 17 Dec; Güstrow // 22-23 Jan; Frankfurt // 1 Apr; Neumünster p. Nico Rabenald  21 Jul-14 Avg; Schlossfestspiele Langenlois p. Christa Ertl
Moncayo, José Pablo (1912-1958)
La mulata de Córdoba Opera in 1 act (1948); Libretto: Xavier Villaurrutia, Agustín Lazo, after a folktale;  13-22 Feb; Mexico City, Ópera de Bellas Artes p. Horacio Almada
Moniuszko, Stanislaw (1819-1872)
Halka  8 Nov-2 Jun 2006; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Paria The Pariah;  22 Okt; Poznan, Teatr Wielki
Monnot, Marguerite (1903-1961)
Irma la Douce  18 Sep-14 Okt; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Renat Safiullin
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda  7-9 Jul; Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele p. Mimmo Cuticchio  28 Jul-5 Avg; Melbourne, Victorian Opera p. Roger Hodgman
Montsalvatge, Xavier (1912-2002)
El gato con botas  (NP) 1-10 Okt; New York, Gotham Chamber Opera p. Moisés Kaufman  17 Mar-27 Apr; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt  8 Maj-21 Jul; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt
Moravec, Paul (*1957)
 www.paulmoravec.com
Danse Russe The story of the creation of the Rite of Spring through the eyes of Diaghilev, Nijinsky, Monteux and Stravinsky; Libretto: Terry Teachout;  (WP) 28+ Apr; Philadelphia, Central City Opera Theater
Moreno Torroba, Federico (1891-1982)
Luisa Fernanda  7-12 Mar; Ópera de Oviedo p. Luis Olmos  9-13 Mar; Toronto Operetta Theatre  (NP) 8 Apr-22 Maj; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Luis Olmos
Mosca, Luca (*1957)
L'Italia del destino Libretto: Gianluigi Melega;  (WP) 15-17 Maj; Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino p. Davide Livermore
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Apollo et Hyacinthus  27-28 Nov; Moscow, Helikon-Opera p. Dmitry Bertman  21 Jun; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Ascanio in Alba  (NP) 12-14 Dec; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Magdolna Parditka, Alexandra Szemerédy  20 Jun; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Betulia liberata  25 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Der Schauspieldirektor  31 Dec-2 Jan; Opéra de Rennes p. Vincent Tavernier  8-19 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots  12 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Il re pastore  4-9 Jul; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Grischa Asagaroff  20 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Il sogno di Scipione  15 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
L'oca del Cairo  8-19 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
La finta semplice  21 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Lo sposo deluso  8-19 Jul; Warszawa, Warsaw Chamber Opera
Messe c-Moll  17 Nov; Oper Leipzig
Muhly, Nico (*1981)
 www.nicomuhly.com
Two Boys Libretto: Craig Lucas, after real-life events;  (NP) 24 Jun-8 Jul; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Bartlett Sher
Müller,A, Ariane (*1980)
 www.arianemueller.com
Herzalarm  (WP) 25 Sep-6 Apr; Theater Ulm p. Andreas von Studnitz
Muno, Alexander (*1979)
Vom Meer Libretto: Francis Hüsers, after the play 'Fruen fra havet' by Henrik Ibsen;  (WP) 29 Apr-5 Jul; Theater der Stadt Heidelberg p. Susanne Øglaend
Murta, William Ward
The Birds of Alfred Hitchcock  (WP) 19 Sep-5 Jan; Theater Bielefeld p. Kay Kuntze
Musorgsky, Modest Petrovich (1839-1881)
Khovanshchina  14 Sep; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Yuri Laptev  14 Sep-23 Mar; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet  28 Okt-30 Nov; Ekaterinburg Opera House p. Boris Morozov  18-28 Nov; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Harry Kupfer  (NP) 7 Maj-19 Jun; Anhaltisches Theater Dessau p. Andrea Moses
Sorochinskaya yarmarka  8 Feb; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Lenka Horinkova
The Marriage  19 Mar; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Alexander Maskalin
Musto, John (*1954)
Later the Same Evening One act opera inspired by five paintings by Edward Hopper; Libretto: Mark Campbell; With members of the 2011 Young Artists Program;  21 Jul-22 Avg; Glimmerglass Opera p. Leon Major
The Inspector Libretto: Mark Campbell, loosely after The Government Inspector by Nikolai Gogol;  (WP) 27 Apr-1 Maj; Wolf Trap Opera p. Leon Major
Mysliveček, Josef (1737-1781)
Medonte  12 Dec; Leverkusen, Bayer Kultur
Naske, Elisabeth (*1963)
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Die Omama im Apfelbaum  24 Okt-14 Dec; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Holger Seitz
Die rote Zora  23 Feb-8 Apr; Komische Oper Berlin p. Jasmina Hadziahmetovic
Natsagdorj, Ts (*1951)
The Drifting Clouds of Fate  16 Apr; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Neikrug, Marc (*1946)
Hinter den Rosen Libretto: Marc Neikrug; Musikdrama für einen Schauspieler und acht Solo-Instrumente;  4 Nov-4 Jul; Theater Magdeburg p. Christian Poewe
Through Roses  14 Jan-23 Feb; Theater Pforzheim
Nelson, Daniel
Pride and Prejudice Libretto: Sofia Fredén, after Jane Austen;  (WP) 21 Jul-7 Avg; Vadstena Summer Opera Festival p. Clara Svärd
Nicolai, Otto (1810-1849)
Die Heimkehr des Verbannten  (NP) 29 Jan-24 Apr; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Philipp Kochheim
Nimsgern, Frank (*1969)
 Schott Music
Phantasma  25 Sep-21 Okt; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater p. Elmar Ottenthal
Nono, Luigi (1924-1990)
 Schott Music
 Ricordi
Intolleranza 1960  (NP) 9 Sep-9 Nov; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Benedikt von Peter  (NP) 28 Jan-5 Feb; Venezia, La Fenice p. Luca Ronconi, Franco Ripa di Meana  27-29 Apr; Bruxelles, Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie p. Christoph Schlingensief
La fabbrica illuminata  (NP) 10+ Dec; Wuppertaler Bühnen p. Markus Höller
Nowak, Aleksander (*1979)
 www.aleknowak.com
Sudden Rain Chamber opera in four scenes for soprano, baritone, mixed chorus and chamber orchestra; Libretto: Anna Konieczna and Aleksander Nowak;  21-28 Maj; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Maja Kleczewska
Nuyts, Frank (*1957)
 www.franknuyts.com
Middle East Libretto: Philippe Blasband;  28-29 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Johan Dehollander
Obst, Michael (*1955)
 Breitkopf
Die andere Seite Libretto: Hermann Schneider, after the novel 'The Other Side' by Alfred Kubin;  (WP) 25 Sep-21 Dec; Mainfranken Theater Würzburg p. Stephan Suschke
Odeh-Tamimi, Samir (*1970)
Leila und Madschnun Libretto: Albert Ostermaier, after the 1188 epic love poem by Nizami;  (WP) 20 Avg-3 Sep 2010; Ruhr Triennale p. Willy Decker
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
La Fille du tambour-major  3-21 Avg; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein  19 Sep-28 Maj; Schwerin, Mecklenburgisches Staatstheater p. Arturo Gama  (NP) 8 Apr-29 Jun; Staatsoperette Dresden
La chatte métamorphosée en femme La chatte metamorphosée en femme;  13-17 Jul; Trieste, Festival Internazionale dell'Operetta p. Irene Noli
Le Roi carotte  5-13 Avg; Festival Lyrique de Saint-Céré // 8 Avg; Cahors p. Olivier Desbordes
Les brigands  15 Maj; Opéra de Toulon p. Jérôme Deschamps, Macha Makeïeff  22 Jun-2 Jul; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Macha Makeïeff, Jérôme Deschamps  24 Jun-2 Jul; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Macha Makeïeff, Jérôme Deschamps
Mesdames de la Halle  (NP) 30 Mar-17 Apr; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Gudrun Hartmann
Monsieur Choufleuri  (NP) 16 Nov-27 Feb; Theater Ulm p. Benjamin Künze  18-19 Dec; Jesi, Teatro G B Pergolesi p. Stefania Panighini  16 Jan-6 Mar; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre p. Gennady Shaposhnikov  (NP) 9 Apr; Lugo, Teatro Rossini p. Stefania Panighini
Pomme d'Api  18-19 Dec; Jesi, Teatro G B Pergolesi p. Stefania Panighini  9 Apr; Lugo, Teatro Rossini p. Stefania Panighini
Vent du soir  15 Nov-1 Apr; Volksoper Wien p. Robert Meyer
Orefice, Giacomo (1865-1922)
Chopin  4 Sep-11 Jun; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Laco Adamik
Orff, Carl (1895-1982)
 Schott Music
Die Kluge  (NP) 30 Mar-17 Apr; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Gudrun Hartmann  (NP) 29 Jul-7 Avg; Andechs, Festival Orff p. Marcus Everding
Paisiello, Giovanni (1740-1816)
Il barbiere di Siviglia  (NP) 30-31 Okt; Sassari, Ente Concerti Marialisa de Carolis p. Marco Carniti  (NP) 13-16 Jul; Opéra de Chambre de Genève p. Pier Paolo Pacini
L'osteria di Marechiaro  11-14 Jun; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Roberto De Simone
Nina  31 Mar-3 Apr; New York, Manhattan School of Music p. Dona D Vaughn
Pape, Andy (*1955)
 www.andypape.dk
Sigurd Dragedraeber  11-23 Mar; Odense, Den Fynske Opera p. Bent Nørgaard
Pasatieri, Thomas (*1945)
God Bless Us Everyone Twenty years after The Christmas Carol; Libretto: Michael Capasso and Bill Van Horn, after Charles Dickens;  (WP) 16-19 Dec; New York, Dicapo Opera Theatre p. Michael Capasso
The Seagull Opera in 3 acts. (Houston Grand Opera, 1974); Libretto: Kenward Elmslie, after the play by Anton Chekhov;  (NP) 23-26 Sep; New York, Dicapo Opera Theatre p. Attila Vidnyánszky
Pashkevich, Vasily Alexeyevich (c1742-1797)
Skupoy Opera in 17 scenes (St Petersburg, 1782?); Libretto: Yakov Knyazhnin, after the play "L'Avare" by Molière;  (NP) 18-20 Avg; Heemstede, Opera Trionfo p. Pepijn Cladder
Pauer, Jiří (1919-2007)
Little Red Riding Hood  23 Nov-31 Maj; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Adam Frontczak
Paulus, Stephen (*1949)
 www.stephenpaulus.com
The Postman Always Rings Twice Warning: mature content (it's an opera);  6-8 Maj; Sacramento Opera
Pauset, Brice (*1965)
Exercices du silence  (WP) 15-23 Jan; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Reinhild Hoffmann
Paus, Marcus Nicolay (*1976)
Askeladden Fairytale satire of what happens after Askeladden has won the princess and half the kingdom;  (WP) 1-3 Apr; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet
Pavesi, Stefano (1799-1850)
Ser Marcantonio  7-17 Jul; Rossini in Wildbad p. Antonis Petris
Pawłowski, Bogdan (*1945)
Puss in Boots  20 Apr-1 Jun; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Anna Majer
Peiffer, Stephan (*1985)
Die Verwandlung Kurzoper nach der gleichnamigen Erzählung von Franz Kafka;  (WP) 13-17 Apr; Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg
Penderecki, Krzysztof (*1933)
 Schott Music
Paradise Lost  7 Okt-3 Mar; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska
Pepusch, Johann Christoph (1667-1752)
The Beggar's Opera  (NP) 14 Nov-27 Mar; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Dagmar Schlingmann
Pérez, David (1711-1778)
Solimano First performance in modern times; Ópera en tres actos (Lisbon, 1768); Libretto: Giovanni Migliavacca;  (concert) 30 Jun; Granada, Festival Internacional de Música y Danza
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710-1736)
L'olimpiade  (NP) 21-29 Jan; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Roberto De Simone  (concert) 24 Feb; Theater an der Wien
Pfitzner, Hans (1869-1949)
 www.pfitzner-gesellschaft.de
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Palestrina  (NP) 5-16 Jun; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Christian Stückl
Piazzolla, Astor (1921-1992)
María de Buenos Aires  (NP) 14 Okt-8 Maj; Theater Ulm p. Roberto Scafati  15-23 Okt; Adelaide, State Opera of South Australia p. Leigh Warren
Picker, Tobias (*1954)
 www.tobiaspicker.com
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Fantastic Mr.Fox Libretto: Donald Sturrock, after Roald Dahl;  18 Feb; London, English Touring Opera // 10 Mar; London // 15 Mar; Cambridge // 22 Mar; Exeter // 31 Mar; Crawley // 5 Apr; Cheltenham // 17 Apr; Snape // 21 Apr; Norwich // 2 Maj; Wolverhampton // 7 Maj; Buxton // 9 Maj; Truro // 25 Maj; Belfast p. Tim Yealland
Pizzetti, Ildebrando (1880-1968)
Assassinio nella cattedrale  (NP) 1-29 Maj; Oper Frankfurt p. Keith Warner
Planquette, Robert (1848-1903)
Les cloches de Corneville  31 Jul-19 Avg; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Pogson, Steve
Persephone After the Persephone myth;  27 Feb; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein  12 Mar; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Polskiy, Ilya (*1924)
The Little Tower Chamber  28 Nov-15 Maj; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Ponchielli, Amilcare (1834-1886)
La Gioconda  25-28 Sep; Opera Nova w Bydgoszczy p. Krzysztof Nazar  24 Feb-3 Mar; Palermo, Teatro Massimo p. Jean-Louis Grinda  (NP) 9 Apr-26 Jun; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Annegret Ritzel  (concert) 8 Maj; Nationaltheater Mannheim  14-17 Jul; Split Summer Festival p. Ozren Prohić
Ponsioen, Guus (*1951)
Drei alte Männer wollten nicht sterben  (NP) 7 Maj; Theater Bremen p. Patric Seibert
Porpora, Nicola (1686-1768)
La Semiramide riconosciuta  (NP) 8 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Portman, Rachel (*1960)
The Little Prince  8-10 Maj; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Francesca Zambello(original)
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Les mamelles de Tirésias  18-21 Nov; Philadelphia, Curtis Institute of Music p. Ned Canty  (NP) 30 Nov-13 Dec; Opéra de Lyon p. Macha Makeïeff  6-12 Dec; New York, The Juilliard School p. Emma Griffin  7-13 Jan; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Macha Makeïeff  25-27 Mar; Amsterdam, Dutch National Opera Academy // 8 Apr; Zwolle p. Pepijn Cladder  9 Jul-5 Avg; Denver, Central City Opera p. Ken Cazan
Prokofiev, Sergey (1891-1953)
Betrothal in a Monastery  12 Okt-22 Mar; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Vladislav Pazi  15 Dec-8 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Alexander Titel, Ludmila Naletova  (NP) 11-19 Jan; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Martin Duncan  (NP) 28 Jan-3 Feb; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Martin Duncan
Fallen from the Sky (after "Story of a Real Man");  12-13 Mar; Moscow, Helikon-Opera
Maddalena  (NP) 22 Jan-15 Apr; Poznan, Teatr Wielki
The Fiery Angel  4 Sep; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw  5 Nov-9 Jan; Debrecen, Csokonai Színház p. Silviu Purcărete
Ptaszynska, Marta (*1943)
Lovers from the Valldemossa Monastery  (WP) 18-26 Dec; Lodz, Teatr Wielki p. Tomasz Konina
Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924)
Le Villi  13-25 Feb; Oper Frankfurt p. Sandra Leupold  13-21 Maj; Baltimore, Opera Vivente p. John Bowen  5 Jun-26 Jul; Theater Krefeld  25-30 Avg; Opera Bergen p. Rocc
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Dioclesian semi-staged performance;  14 Avg; Sydney, Pinchgut Opera
The Indian Queen  (NP) 14-16 Maj; Bruxelles, kunstenFESTIVALdesArts p. Jan Decorte
Rakhmaninov, Sergey Vasil'yevich (1873-1943)
Aleko  (concert) 15 Nov; Opéra de Lyon
Monna Vanna Act 1 of an unfinished opera, orchestrated by Igor Buketoff after Rakhmaninov's vocal/piano score;  (concert) 15 Nov; Opéra de Lyon
Rameau, Jean-Philippe (1683-1764)
Castor et Pollux  (NP) 20-30 Jan; Theater an der Wien p. Mariame Clément
Dardanus  (concert) 2 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
Pigmalion  (concert) 19 Dec; Theater an der Wien
Platée  (NP) 28 Jan-12 Feb; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Karoline Gruber  (NP) 4-14 Apr; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Nigel Lowery, Amir Hosseinpour
Rands, Bernard (*1934)
Vincent On the life of Vincent van Gogh; Libretto: J D McClatchy;  (WP) 8-16 Apr; Bloomington, Indiana University Opera p. Vincent Liotta
Ránki, György (1907-1992)
Pomáde király új ruhája  18 Sep-12 Feb; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Attila Toronykõy
Raskatov, Alexander (*1953)
A Dog's Heart Puppetry: Blind Summit Theatre;  20 Nov-4 Dec; London, English National Opera (ENO) p. Simon McBurney
Rautavaara, Einojuhani (*1928)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/rautavaara+einojuhani
Aleksis Kivi  5 Feb-8 Apr; Helsinki, Finnish National Opera p. Pekka Milonoff
Raymond, Fred (1900-1954)
Maske in Blau  (NP) 5-30 Mar; Landestheater Coburg p. Volker Vogel
Reimann, Aribert (*1933)
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Lear  (NP) 18 Sep-16 Okt; Staatstheater Kassel p. Paul Esterházy
Medea  (NP) 5 Sep-16 Okt; Oper Frankfurt p. Marco Arturo Marelli  30 Nov-7 Dec; Wiener Staatsoper p. Marco Arturo Marelli
Reise, Jay (*1950)
 jayreise.com
Rasputin  4-5 Dec; Opéra de Massy
Respighi, Ottorino (1879-1936)
 Ricordi
Marie Victoire  30 Jan-15 Feb; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Johannes Schaaf
Reznicek, Emil Nikolaus von (1860-1945)
Benzin Heiter-phantastisches Spiel mit Musik (vollendet Sommer 1929);  (WP) 28 Nov-26 Feb; Städtische Theater Chemnitz p. Martin Duncan
Riccitelli, Primo (1875-1941)
I compagnacci (1923);  24 Maj; New York, Teatro Grattacielo
Rihm, Wolfgang (*1952)
Das Gehege  10-15 Feb; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Matthew Jocelyn
Dionysos  (NP) 8-22 Jun; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Pierre Audi
Eine Strasse, Lucile  (WP) 9-15 Jul; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Alexander Schulin
Jakob Lenz  7-15 Maj; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Natalia Korczakowska
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (1844-1908)
Le coq d'or  25 Sep-6 Nov; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Georgy Ansimov  (NP) 19-23 Jun; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre
May Night  28 Nov-5 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Alexander Titel
Sadko  2 Nov-23 Mar 2008; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre
Snegurotchka  26 Okt-5 Apr; Ekaterinburg Opera House p. Alexei Stepanyuk  29-30 Nov; Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre p. Dmitry Belov  19 Dec-26 Mar; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre p. Valery Raku  (NP) 28 Jan-17 Maj; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
The Maid of Pskov  (concert) 15 Jan; Moscow, Novaya Opera Theatre
The Tale of Tsar Saltan  24 Okt-25 Dec; Theater Goerlitz p. Klaus Arauner  24 Okt-27 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Alexander Titel  27 Nov-19 Dec; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Alexander Petrov
Ristori, Giovanni Alberto
Calandro Commedia per musica (1726); Libretto: Steffano Benedetto Pallavicini;  11-13 Jun; Musikfestspiele Potsdam Sanssouci p. Hendrik Müller
Rorem, Ned (*1923)
 nedrorem.com
Our Town  8-10 Okt; Boise, Opera Idaho p. David Cox
Rossini, Gioachino (1792-1868)
Adelaide di Borgogna  (NP) 10-23 Avg; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival p. Pier Luigi Pier'Alli
Armida  18 Feb-5 Mar; New York, The Metropolitan Opera p. Mary Zimmerman
Aureliano in Palmira  (concert) 23 Okt; London, South Bank Centre  (NP) 15-17 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Timothy Nelson
Guillaume Tell  (concert) 2 Okt; La Coruna, Palacio de la Opera  (NP) 13 Nov-7 Dec; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Adrian Marthaler  18 Mar-17 Maj; Ruse, State Opera Rousse p. Gian Gianotti  9-15 Jul; Belcanto at Caramoor  (concert) 16 Jul; London, BBC Proms
Il signor Bruschino  18-21 Nov; Philadelphia, Curtis Institute of Music p. Ned Canty  5-6 Avg; Amsterdam, Dutch National Opera Academy // 7 Avg; Arnhem // 8 Avg; Amsterdam // 9 Avg; Nunspeet // 11 Avg; Berlin p. Floris Visser
L'occasione fa il ladro  18 Sep-7 Okt; Milano, Teatro alla Scala p. Jean-Pierre Ponnelle(original)
La cambiale di matrimonio  23 Okt; Savona, Opera Giocosa p. Elisabetta Courir  20 Nov; Clermont-Ferrand, Centre lyrique Clermont-Auvergne p. Rachel Dufourr
La gazza ladra  (concert) 10-15 Maj; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper
La petite messe solennelle  (concert) 13 Sep; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  23 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria  22 Avg; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival
La scala di seta  21-24 Nov; Valencia, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia p. Damiano Michieletto  3-8 Apr; Atelier Lyrique de Tourcoing // 10 Apr; Valenciennes // 26 Apr; Paris p. Christian Schiaretti  26 Apr; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Christian Schiaretti  12-21 Avg; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival p. Damiano Michieletto
Le comte Ory  (NP) 23 Jan-5 Feb; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Moshe Leiser, Patrice Caurier  (NP) 24 Mar-21 Apr; New York, The Metropolitan Opera p. Bartlett Sher
Moïse et Pharaon  (NP) 2-11 Dec; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Pier Luigi Pier'Alli
Mosé in Egitto  (NP) 5-28 Nov; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Klaus Rak  (NP) 11-20 Avg; Pesaro, Rossini Opera Festival p. Graham Vick
Otello  (concert) 7-9 Nov; Opéra de Lyon  (concert) 11 Nov; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
Semiramide  26-30 Nov; Opéra National de Montpellier p. Kirsten Harms  (NP) 12-26 Dec; Antwerpen, De Vlaamse Opera p. Nigel Lowery  8-19 Jan; Gent, De Vlaamse Opera p. Nigel Lowery  25-27 Avg; Edinburgh International Festival p. Nigel Lowery
Rossi, Lauro (1812-1885)
Palazzo incantato  7-9 Jul; Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele p. Mimmo Cuticchio
Ross, Theodor
Die Schneekönigin  (NP) 26 Jan-12 Maj; Hannover, Niedersächsische Staatstheater p. Dorothea Schroeder
Rota, Nino (1911-1979)
 Schott Music
 Ricordi
Il cappello di paglia di Firenze  2 Apr; Amarillo Opera  (NP) 14-21 Maj; Lisboa, Teatro Nacional de São Carlos p. Fernando Gomes  (NP) 15-20 Jul; Firenze, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino p. Andrea Cigni
Napoli Milionaria!  (NP) 9-16 Jul; Teatro Lirico di Cagliari p. Arturo Cirillo
Rubinstein, Anton (1829-1894)
Der Dämon  23 Okt-22 Jan; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Gennady Trostyanetsky
Ruders, Poul (*1949)
 www.poulruders.net
Dancer in the Dark Libretto: Henrik Engelbrecht, after Lars von Trier's eponymous film;  (WP) 5-27 Sep; København, Royal Danish Opera p. Kasper Holten  (NP) 15-24 Okt; Umeå, Norrlandsoperan p. Kasper Holten  29 Jul; New York, Lincoln Center Festival p. Kasper Holten
Saariaho, Kaija (*1952)
 www.saariaho.org
Adriana Mater  12 Mar-17 Maj; Osnabruck, Stadttheater Osnabrück p. Andrea Schwalbach
Emilie  29 Maj-11 Jun; Charleston SC, Spoleto Festival USA p. Marianne Weems
L'amour de loin  (NP) 18-28 Sep; Antwerpen, De Vlaamse Opera p. Daniele Finzi Pasca  (NP) 6-13 Okt; Gent, De Vlaamse Opera p. Daniele Finzi Pasca
Sakellaridis, Theofrastos (1883-1950)
The Daughter of the Storm Operetta (1923);  13-14 Jun; Athens-Epidaurus Festival p. Alexandros Eukleidis
Salieri, Antonio (1750-1825)
Kleine Harlekinade Performed as a 12' prelude to a Geva Theatre performance of Peter Schaffer's Amadeus; Lyndon Meyer, piano;  10 Sep-1 Okt; Mercury Opera Rochester
Sallinen, Aulis (*1935)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/sallinen+aulis
Kullervo  (NP) 5-26 Jun; Oper Frankfurt p. Christof Nel
The Barabbas Dialogues Seven dialogues 50' (2004); Mixed-genre work. Sallinen described it as "song cycle, a chamber oratorio, a cantata, a piece of musical theatre, and or something else";  29 Jun-3 Jul; Oper Frankfurt p. Ute M Engelhardt
Sargenti, Raffaele
Lupus in fabula  19-26 Okt; Trieste, Teatro Verdi // 1-3 Dec; Pordenone // 21 Dec; Vicenza p. Caroline Leboutte  12-13 Feb; Liège, Opéra Royal de Wallonie p. Caroline Leboutte
Satie, Erik (1866-1925)
Socrate drame symphonique, in 3 parts (1920); After Plato;  18 Okt-12 Mar; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Anatoly Ledukhovsky
Šavli, Peter (*1961)
Pastir Libretto: Peter Šavli;  (NP) 4 Nov-23 Dec; SNG Opera in balet Ljubljana p. Rocc
Scarlatti, Alessandro (1660-1725)
Il trionfo dell'onore  8 Jan-5 Feb; Luzerner Theater p. Dominique Mentha
La Giuditta  (concert) 23 Apr; Theater an der Wien
Scartazzini, Andrea Lorenzo (*1971)
 www.scartazzini.com
WUT  10 Sep-19 Nov; Stadttheater Bern p. Dieter Kaegi
Scheuer, Benjamin
Autobus S 12 Variationen über ein Thema von Raymond Queneau;  (WP) 13-17 Apr; Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg
Schmidt, Harvey (*1929)
I Do! I Do!  (NP) 13 Jan-6 Feb; Theater Hof p. Thomas Schmidt-Ehrenberg
The Fantasticks  19 Feb; Shreveport Opera
Schoeck, Othmar (1886-1957)
Penthesilea  27 Jan-4 Feb; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Günter Krämer
Vom Fischer und Syner Fru  (NP) 31 Jan-16 Jun; Lubeck, Theater Lübeck p. Waltraud Lehner
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
 Schott Music
Moses und Aron  (NP) 15-29 Maj; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Achim Freyer
Schreker, Franz (1878-1934)
 www.schreker.org
Der ferne Klang  (NP) 30 Apr-23 Jun; Staatstheater Nürnberg p. Gabriele Rech
Irrelohe  (NP) 13 Nov-19 Feb; Oper der Stadt Bonn p. Klaus Weise
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Die schöne Müllerin  14 Okt; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 13 Nov; Theater an der Wien  (concert) 23 Jan; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole
Schwanengesang  (concert) 23 Jan; Theater an der Wien
Winterreise  (concert) 20 Feb; Theater an der Wien  10 Jul; The Banff Centre  7 Avg; Totnes, Dartington International Summer School
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
A Woman's Love and Life Dichterliebe, Frauenliebe und Leben;  7-13 Maj; Chicago Opera Theater p. Lillian Groag
Das Paradies und die Peri  14-26 Jul; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Joachim Schloemer  (concert) 12 Avg; Edinburgh International Festival
Genoveva  (NP) 26 Sep-22 Okt; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Jochen Biganzoli  (NP) 23 Nov-14 Maj; Poznan, Teatr Wielki  26 Feb-5 Jun; Theater Plauen-Zwickau p. Jochen Biganzoli  29 Mar-20 Apr; Staatstheater Cottbus p. Martin Schüler
Schütz, Heinrich
Utopia 47 A two-part Passion set in the years 1647 and 2047 using the music of Heinrich Schütz and Eric Sleichim;  11-12 Avg; Antwerpen, Muziektheater Transparant // 10-11 Sep; Bruxelles // 23 Sep; Antwerpen // 30 Sep; Liège
Schwartz, Stephen (*1948)
 www.stephenschwartz.com/
Seance on a Wet Afternoon  19 Apr-1 Maj; New York City Opera p. Scott Schwartz
Schwemmer, Frank (*1961)
Robin Hood  17 Sep-14 Jan; Duisburg, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt  5-10 Nov; Dusseldorf, Deutsche Oper am Rhein p. Svenja Tiedt
Sciarrino, Salvatore (*1947)
 Ricordi
Infinito nero  (NP) 4-13 Okt; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Michael von zur Mühlen
Luci mie traditrici  (NP) 14-22 Maj; Oper Frankfurt p. Christian Pade
Macbeth  (NP) 21 Maj-29 Jun; Staatstheater Mainz p. Tatjana Gürbaca
Superflumina  (NP) 20 Maj-1 Jul; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Andrea Schwalbach
Serrano, José (1873-1941)
La canción del olvidó  15-17 Apr; Valladolid, Teatro Calderón p. Francisco López
Los Claveles  16 Jul; Malaga, Teatro Cervantes
Sharav, B (*1952)
Genghis Khan  19 Mar; Ulan Bator, Mongolian State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet
Shchedrin, Rodion (*1932)
 Schott Music
Le vagabond ensocelé  2 Nov; Paris, Théâtre du Châtelet
Lolita  (NP) 30+ Apr; Wiesbaden, Hessiches Staatstheater p. Konstanze Lauterbach
Shostakovich, Dmitry (1906-1975)
Cheryomushki  10 Nov-23 Apr; Moscow, Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Academic Music Theatre p. Irina Lychagina  15 Maj; Long Beach Opera // 18 Maj; Irvine // 22 Maj; Santa Monica p. Isabel Milenski
Nos  (NP) 13 Nov-11 Dec; Theater der Stadt Koblenz p. Waltraud Lehner  23-27 Feb; Fondazione Teatro Regio di Parma p. Boris Pokrovsky  1-2 Mar; Reggio Emilia, Teatro Municipale Valli p. Boris Pokrovsky  (NP) 8-14 Jul; Festival d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence p. William Kentridge, Luc de Wit
Symphony 14  (NP) 26 Feb-10 Apr; Gelsenkirchen, Musiktheater im Revier p. Bernd Schindowski
Singer, Pavel
Die schöne Wassilissa  (WP) 20 Nov-19 Dec; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden p. Alexander Kuchinka
Skender, Ivan Josip (*1981)
Stribor's Forest an opera for the grown-ups and the little ones;  13 Apr; Music Biennale Zagreb p. Ozren Prohić
Skultes, Bruno (1905-1976)
The Heiress of Vilkači  (NP) 3-15 Jun; Riga, Latvian National Opera p. Ināra Slucka
Smetana, Bedřich (1824-1884)
Libuse  28 Okt-8 Maj; Praha, National Theatre Prague p. Petr Novotný
The Kiss An Opera in 2 acts (Prague, 1876);  18-30 Okt; Wexford Festival Opera p. Michael Gieleta  (NP) 19 Mar-26 Jun; Hildesheim, Theater für Niedersachsen p. Mareike Zimmermann
Sokolović, Ana (*1968)
 www.anasokolovic.com
Svadba  (WP) 24 Jun-2 Jul; Toronto, Queen of Puddings Music Theatre p. Michael Cavanagh
Soltan, Vladimir (1953-1997)
King Stakh's Wild Hunt  22 Sep-30 Maj; Minsk, National Academic Bolshoi Theatre Opera and Ballet
Sommerro, Henning (*1952)
Olav Engelbrektsson  11-19 Avg; Trondheim, Steinvikholm Musikkteater p. Ronald Rørvik
Sorozábal, Pablo (1897-1988)
La Del Manojo de Rosas  9-18 Maj; Ópera de Oviedo p. Emilio Sagi  22-29 Jun; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. Emilio Sagi
La tabernera del puerto  30 Okt-7 Nov; Opera de Lima
Soutullo, Reveriano (1884-1932)
La Leyenda del Beso  16-24 Okt; Opera de Lima p. Emilio Montero
La del Soto del Parral  (NP) 22 Okt-21 Nov; Madrid, Teatro de la Zarzuela p. Amelia Ochandiano
Spohr, Louis (1784-1859)
Faust  25 Sep-2 Apr; Radebeul, Landesbühnen Sachsen // 25 Mar; Detmold // 24 Apr; Grossenhain p. Horst Otto Kupich
Srnka, Miroslav (*1975)
 www.srnka.cz
Make No Noise Kammeroper; Libretto: Tom Holloway nach einem Stoff von Isabel Coixet;  (WP) 28 Jun-2 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele p. Matthew Lutton
Steffani, Agostino (1654-1728)
Niobe, Regina di Tebe  23 Sep-3 Okt; London, Royal Opera  3-5 Dec; Luxembourg, Grand Théâtre de la Ville p. Lukas Hemleb  12-19 Jun; Boston Early Music Festival // 24-25 Jun; Great Barrington p. Gilbert Blin
Stockhausen, Karlheinz (1928-2007)
Sonntag aus Licht 1  (WP) 9 Apr-1 Maj; Oper Köln p. Roland Olbeter, Carlus Padrissa, Franc Aleu
Sonntag aus Licht 2  (WP) 10 Apr-1 Maj; Oper Köln p. Carlus Padrissa
Stradella, Alessandro (1642-1682)
Il novello Giasone  (NP) 29-31 Jul; Martina Franca, Festival della Valle d'Itria p. Juliette Deschamps
Strasnoy, Oscar (*1970)
 www.oscarstrasnoy.info
Cachafaz Tragédie barbare en deux actes et en vers; 1920's Argentina, and the transvestite La Raulito and his protector, the former butcher Cachafaz, turn to an unusual food source in their extreme poverty; Oscar Strasnoy blends scholarly writing with elements of popular music from his native Argentina and humour in this 'savage tragedy' about cannabalism; After Cachafaz by Copi (Raúl Damonte Botana);  (WP) 5-6 Nov; Quimper, Théâtre de Cornouaille // 9-12 Nov; Rennes // 9 Dec; Besançon // 13-14 Dec; Paris // 11 Jan; Bourges // 20 Jan; Saint-Etienne p. Benjamin Lazar  (NP) 9-12 Nov; Opéra de Rennes  13-14 Dec; Paris, Opéra-Comique p. Benjamin Lazar  20 Jan; Saint-Etienne, Opéra Théâtre de Saint-Étienne p. Benjamin Lazar
Le bal  10-15 Feb; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Matthew Jocelyn
Strauss, Johann (1825-1899)
Indigo Operetta in 3 acts (Theater an der Wien, 1871);  6 Nov-5 Feb; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Július Gyermek
Prinz Methusalem  9 Sep-13 Maj; Staatsoperette Dresden p. Adriana Altaras
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
 Schott Music
Daphne  (NP) 2-17 Okt; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Torsten Fischer  13 Mar-1 Apr; Oper Frankfurt p. Claus Guth  10-12 Jul; Barcelona, Gran Teatre del Liceu
Die Liebe der Danae  (NP) 23 Jan-7 Apr; Deutsche Oper Berlin p. Kirsten Harms  29 Jul-7 Avg; Annandale, Bard Summerscape
Die schweigsame Frau  19 Dec-8 Jan; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich
Intermezzo  31 Okt-20 Nov; New York City Opera p. Leon Major  (NP) 26 Mar-2 Apr; Glasgow, Scottish Opera // 7-9 Apr; Edinburgh p. Wolfgang Quetes  (concert) 8 Jun; Garmisch, Richard Strauss Festival
Straus, Oscar (1870-1954)
Ein Walzertraum  12-13 Avg; Lamalou les Bains, Festival d'Opérettes
Lustigen Nibelungen  (NP) 23 Jan-7 Jul; Theater Mönchengladbach p. Hinrich Horstkotte  7-29 Jun; Volksoper Wien p. Robert Meyer
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
 Schott Music
Le Rossignol  22-24 Sep; Praha, National Theatre Prague  (NP) 12-21 Okt; Opéra de Lyon p. Robert Lepage  15-20 Avg; Salzburger Festspiele  (NP) 17-24 Avg; Kammeroper im Rathaushof Konstanz p. Tanja Weidner
Les Noces  20 Nov; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
Mavra  8-9 Jun; Moscow, Helikon-Opera
Oedipus rex  11-14 Sep; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet  (NP) 25-27 Maj; Bergen National Opera p. Eirik Stubø  25-27 Maj; Bergen International Festival p. Eirik Stubø
The Wedding  19-21 Nov; Birmingham UK, Birmingham Opera Company
Streul, Eberhard (*1941)
 Schott Music
Papageno spielt auf der Zauberflöte  9 Dec-26 Maj; Nationaltheater Mannheim p. Eberhard Streul
Suchon, Eugen (1908-1993)
Krútňava  23 Nov-22 Feb; Banska Bystrica, State Opera Banská Bystrica p. Roman Polák
Sulzer, Balduin (*1932)
Kaspar H Libretto: Elisabeth Vera Rathenböck;  (WP) 29 Jan-11 Mar; Landestheater Linz p. André Turnheim
Suppé, Franz (1819-1895)
Boccaccio  9 Jul-25 Avg; Baden bei Wien, Stadttheater Baden
Sutermeister, Heinrich (1910-1995)
Raskolnikoff  (NP) 26 Feb-30 Mar; Flensburg, Schleswig-Holsteinische Landestheater // 13 Mar-24 Apr; Rendsburg // 20 Mar-21 Apr; Schleswig p. Matthias Schönfeldt
Szymanowski, Karol (1882-1937)
Hagith  5 Okt-15 Feb; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Michal Znaniecki
Tamulionis, Jonas (*1949)
The Tiny Lingonberry  28 Nov-17 Apr; Vilnius, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre p. Gytis Padegimas
Tarabella, Aldo
Clown  4 Dec; Pisa, Teatro Comunale Verdi p. Aldo Tarabella
Taralli, Marco (*1967)
Giovanna d'Arco  (WP) 17 Jul; Rossini in Wildbad
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich (1840-1893)
Mazepa  19 Sep; St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre p. Ilya Shlepyanov(original)  12-19 Okt; CNT Zagreb  15-17 Okt; Moscow, Helikon-Opera  (NP) 6 Nov-5 Mar; Theater Bremen p. Tatjana Gürbaca  (NP) 5 Dec-3 Apr; Theater Aachen p. Ewa Teilmans
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Der geduldige Sokrates  (NP) 30 Jun-26 Jul; München, Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz p. Axel Koehler
Flavius Bertaridus  (NP) 10-14 Avg; Innsbruck, Festwochen der Alten Musik p. Jens Daniel Herzog
Orpheus  (NP) 30 Okt-5 Jan; Theater Augsburg
Pimpinone  17-25 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Donald Maxwell  21-22 Avg; Innsbruck, Festwochen der Alten Musik p. Christoph von Bernuth
Terradellas, Domènech Miguel Bernabé (1713-1751)
Sesostri, re d'Egitto Libretto: Apostolo Zeno, Pietro Pariati;  (concert) 29 Maj; La Coruna, Festival Mozart
Terrasse, Claude (1867-1923)
Au temps des croisades  11 Mar; Compiegne, Théâtre Imperial // 5-6 Mar; Pantin // 8 Mar; Reims // 13 Mar; Chelles // 18-19 Mar; Charleroi // 25 Mar; Vesinet // 2 Apr; Martigues // 8 Apr; Provins // 12 Apr; Quimper // 15-16 Apr; Alès // 20 Apr; Thonon-les-Bains // 22 Apr; Les Sables-D'Olonne // 10-11 Maj; Oullins p. Philippe Nicolle
Tesori, Jeanine (*1961)
A Blizzard in Marblehead Neck After an episode in the life of playwright Eugene O'Neill; Libretto: Tony Kushner;  (WP) 21 Jul-22 Avg; Glimmerglass Opera p. Francesca Zambello
Thilloy, Pierre (*1970)
 www.pierrethilloy.com
Le jour des meurtres dans l'histoire d'Hamlet Opéra en cinq scènes d'après la pièce éponyme de Bernard-Marie Koltès;  (WP) 23-27 Mar; Opéra-Théâtre de Metz Métropole p. Jean de Pange
Thomalla, Hans (*1975)
Fremd Opera in 3 scenes, an intermezzo and an epilogue; Text: Hans Thomalla, after the myth of Jason and the Argonauts;  (WP) 2-13 Jul; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Anna Viebrock
Thomas, Ambroise (1811-1896)
Hamlet  (NP) 19-28 Jun; Strasbourg, L'Opéra national du Rhin // 9-11 Jun; Mulhouse p. Vincent Boussard
Mignon  11-26 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Annilese Miskimmon
Thomson, Virgil (1896-1989)
Four Saints in Three Acts  (NP) 19-21 Avg; San Francisco, Opera Parallèle p. Brian Staufenbiel
Tigranian, Armen (1879-1950)
Anoush  25 Apr; Yerevan, Spendiarian Opera and Ballet Theatre
Tijardović, Ivo (1895-1976)
Spli'ski akvarel Operetta. 'Watercolours of Split';  27 Okt-25 Jan; CNT Split p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Tovey, Bramwell (*1953)
 www.bramwelltovey.com
The Inventor Libretto: John Murrell;  (WP) 29 Jan-4 Feb; Calgary Opera p. Kelly Robinson
Traetta, Tommaso (1727-1779)
Antigona  (NP) 30 Jan-10 Feb; Berlin, Staatsoper im Schiller Theater p. Vera Nemirova
Tsao, Ming
Die Geisterinsel Zeitoper, nach Shakespeare und Zumsteeg;  (WP) 2-11 Maj; Staatstheater Stuttgart p. Matthias Rebstock
Turnage, Mark-Anthony (*1960)
 Schott Music
Anna Nicole  (WP) 17 Feb-4 Mar; London, Royal Opera
Greek  2 Jul; Cardiff, Music Theatre Wales // 7 Jul; Cheltenham // 14-25 Jul; Buxton // 1-2 Sep; Edinburgh // 6 Sep; Oxford // 21 Sep; Basingstoke // 25 Sep; Mold // 11 Okt; Aberystwyth // 26 Okt; Huddersfield // 10 Nov; Newport, Gwent p. Michael McCarthy  14-25 Jul; Buxton Festival Opera p. Michael McCarthy
Tutino, Marco (*1954)
Senso Opera in un prologo, due atti e un epilogo; Libretto: Giuseppe Di Leva, after the novel by Camillo Boito;  (WP) 20-30 Jan; Palermo, Teatro Massimo p. Hugo De Ana
The Servant  5-6 Maj; Lugo, Teatro Rossini p. Rosetta Cucchi  27-31 Maj; Buenos Aires, Teatro Colón
Tüür, Erkki-Sven (*1959)
 www.erkkisven.com/
Wallenberg (Dortmund, 2001) The story of Raoul Wallenberg  7 Maj-10 Jun; Tallinn, Estonian National Opera p. Dmitry Bertman, Neeme Kuningas
Vaage, Knut (*1961)
 www.knutvaage.com
Veslefrikk Libretto: Torgeir Rebolledo Pedersen, after Asbjørnsen and Moe's classic fairytale.;  (WP) 14 Sep-4 Nov; Bergen National Opera
Vacchi, Fabio (*1949)
 Ricordi
Lo stesso mare Libretto: after the novel of Amos Oz;  (WP) 28 Apr-2 Maj; Bari, Fondazione Lirico Sinfonica Petruzzelli p. Federico Tiezzi
Vajda, János (*1949)
Mario şi vrăjitorul  13-15 Jan; Budapest Operetta Theatre
Valtinoni, Pierangelo (*1959)
Die Schneekönigin  (WP) 24 Okt-25 Dec; Komische Oper Berlin p. Anisha Bondy  (NP) 6-27 Feb; Staatsoper Hamburg p. Nicola Panzer
van der Aa, Michel (*1970)
 www.doublea.net/
The Book of Disquiet mit Klaus Maria Brandauer;  20 Maj; Saarbrucken, Saarländisches Staatstheater p. Michel van der Aa
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Alzira  12 Feb-4 Jun; Theater St Gallen p. Denis Krief  16 Feb; Bucuresti, Bucharest National Opera
Giovanna d'Arco  6 Nov; Poznan, Teatr Wielki  (NP) 29 Jan-6 Apr; Wroclaw, Opera Wrocławska p. Natascha Ursuliak  (NP) 25 Feb-15 Mar; Theater Mönchengladbach
I due Foscari  (NP) 3 Sep-26 Feb; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Saskia Kuhlmann  (NP) 22 Okt-8 Jun; Bratislava, Slovak National Theatre p. Marián Chudovský  14 Nov-25 Mar; Bucuresti, Bucharest National Opera  21-29 Jan; Trieste, Teatro Verdi p. Joseph Franconi Lee  (NP) 3-9 Apr; Ópera de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria p. Mario Pontiggia  (concert) 19-21 Maj; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées
I lombardi alla prima crociata  26 Feb-20 Mar; Sarasota Opera p. Martha Collins  (NP) 24 Jun-8 Jul; St Gallen, St Galler Festspiele p. Guy Montavon
I masnadieri  30 Nov-2 Jul 2008; Oper Frankfurt p. Benedikt von Peter  (NP) 5 Dec-2 Jan; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich p. Guy Joosten  (concert) 27 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
I vespri siciliani  (NP) 10 Sep-3 Okt; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Christof Loy  (NP) 10-24 Okt; Fondazione Teatro Regio di Parma p. Pier Luigi Pizzi  13-27 Jan; Budapest, Hungarian State Opera p. Matthias von Stegmann  (NP) 17-29 Mar; Torino, Teatro Regio p. Davide Livermore  (NP) 4-19 Maj; Grand Théâtre de Genève p. Christof Loy  15-24 Maj; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo p. Guido De Monticelli
Il corsaro  13-22 Nov; Bilbao, Asociación Bilbaína de Amigos de la Ópera p. Lamberto Puggelli
La battaglia di Legnano  (NP) 24-31 Maj; Teatro dell'Opera di Roma p. Gabriele Lavia
Stiffelio  14 Nov; Poznan, Teatr Wielki  16 Apr-31 Maj; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Tobias Theorell
Un giorno di regno  (NP) 28 Maj-18 Jun; Stadttheater Bremerhaven p. Philipp Kochheim
Viardot, Pauline (1821-1910)
Cendrillon  16-31 Dec; Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg
Vinci, Leonardo (1690-1730)
Partenope  1 Maj; Murcia, Auditorio y centro de Congresos Victor Villegas p. Gustavo Tambascio
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Bajazet  (NP) 12+ Dec; Theater der Stadt Heidelberg p. Daniel Pfluger
Farnace  (concert) 26 Apr; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (concert) 28 Apr; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées  (NP) 15 Maj-9 Jun; Salzburg, Landestheater p. Rudolf Frey
Il Tigrane  (NP) 8-9 Jul; Opera Barga Festival p. Dagny Muller
Juditha Triumphans  (concert) 15 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune
La Griselda First Major US production;  (NP) 16 Jul-19 Avg; Santa Fe Opera p. Peter Sellars
La Senna festeggiante  (concert) 19 Feb; Amsterdam, Het Concertgebouw
La verita in cimento  20 Jun-4 Jul; Garsington Opera p. David Freeman
Orlando furioso  14 Nov-9 Dec; Oper Frankfurt p. David Bösch  (NP) 12-22 Mar; Paris, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées p. Pierre Audi  (concert) 26 Mar; London, Barbican Centre  (NP) 30 Mar-5 Apr; Opéra de Nice p. Pierre Audi  (NP) 22-30 Jun; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. Pierre Audi  (concert) 16 Jul; Festival International d'Opéra Baroque de Beaune  (NP) 21-29 Jul; Opernfestival Gut Immling
Teuzzone Mantova, 1719;  (concert) 24-26 Jun; Opéra Royal de Versailles
Vives, Amadeo (1871-1932)
Doña Francisquita  15-19 Feb; Sevilla, Teatro de la Maestranza p. Luis Olmos
Vollmer, Ludger (*1961)
 www.ludger-vollmer.de
Gegen die Wand  (NP) 26 Feb-5 Jul; Theater Hagen p. Norbert Hilchenbach
Wagemans, Peter-Jan (*1952)
Legende  (NP) 2-27 Feb; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera)
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Das Rheingold  1 Dec-20 Apr 2006; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Denis Krief
Der Ring für Kinder  3-12 Jan; Zurich, Opernhaus Zürich
Die Feen  (concert) 3-6 Maj; Oper Frankfurt
Die Walküre  3 Dec-21 Apr 2006; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Denis Krief
Le Ring  (WP) 1 Dec; Opéra de Reims p. Alain Bezu
Rienzi, der letzte der Tribunen  6-20 Avg; Meiningen, Das Meininger Theater p. Wolfgang Gratschmaier
Wagner, Wolfram (*1962)
 www.wolfram-wagner.com
Türkenkind Libretto: Kristine Tornquist, nach einer Geschichte von Irène Montjoye;  (WP) 16 Avg; Wien, sireneOperntheater // 14-20 Sep; Wien p. Kristine Tornquist
Ward, Paula af Malmborg (*1962)
Triumf och tragedi Opera i en akt; Libretto: Daniel Boyacioglu;  15 Okt-3 Nov; Stockholm, Royal Swedish Opera p. Mårten Forslund
Ward, Robert (1917-2013)
The Crucible  5-19 Mar; Sarasota Opera p. Michael Unger
Wargo, Richard (*1957)
Winners  19-28 Okt; Wexford Festival Opera p. Michael Shell
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Die drei Pintos  21-26 Mar; London, University College Opera p. John Ramster
Euryanthe Grosse heroisch-romantische Oper, in 3 acts (Vienna, 1823); Libretto: Helmina von Chezy, after an early French romance  25 Sep-28 Okt; Karlsruhe, Badisches Staatstheater p. Roland Aeschlimann
Oberon  (NP) 19-29 Apr; Toulouse, Théâtre du Capitole p. Daniele Abbado
Weill, Kurt (1900-1950)
 Schott Music
Der Jasager  (NP) 26-28 Maj; Oslo, Norwegian National Opera & Ballet p. Gunnar Bergstrøm
Der Protagonist  (NP) 25 Feb-5 Mar; Dessau, Kurt-Weill-Festival p. André Bücker  (NP) 25 Feb-28 Maj; Anhaltisches Theater Dessau p. André Bücker
Mahagonny Songspiel  15-16 Okt; Theater an der Wien p. Juliette Deschamps
One Touch of Venus  3-6 Mar; Dessau, Kurt-Weill-Festival p. Klaus Seiffert  9 Jul; Oper Leipzig
Street Scene  29-31 Dec; Opéra de Toulon p. Olivier Bénézech  (NP) 19 Jun-3 Jul; Dresden, Sächsische Staatsoper p. Bettina Bruinier
Weinberger, Jaromír (1896-1967)
Wallenstein  6 Feb; Bühnen der Stadt Gera p. Matthias Oldag  (NP) 4 Mar-26 Apr; Landestheater Altenburg p. Matthias Oldag
Weinberg, Mieczyslaw (1919-1996)
Das Portrait  (NP) 18 Dec-16 Jan; Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern p. John Fulljames  2-12 Feb; Leeds, Opera North // 18 Feb; Newcastle upon Tyne // 24 Feb; Nottingham // 3 Mar; Salford Quays p. David Pountney  (NP) 5-14 Apr; Nancy, Opéra national de Lorraine p. David Pountney(original)
Die Passagierin Libretto: Alexander Medvedev, after the book by Zofia Posmysz; Opera in three acts, eight scenes with an epilogue (Moscow, 2006);  8-12 Okt; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. David Pountney
Weir, Judith (*1954)
Blond Eckbert  22 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam p. Wouter Van Looy  6-9 Avg; Bregenz Festival p. Wouter van Looy
Miss Fortune Text: Judith Weir, after a Sicilian folk-tale;  (WP) 21-28 Jul; Bregenz Festival p. Shi-Zeng Chen
Weisser, Benedict (*1967)
Penthesilea  23 Maj; Operadagen Rotterdam // 8 Maj; Zwolle // 11 Maj; Haarlem // 12 Maj; Arnhem // 19 Maj; Deventer // 21 Maj; Amsterdam // 23 Maj; Rotterdam // 29 Maj; Groningen // 2 Jun; Den Haag // 3 Jun; Tilburg p. Lotte de Beer
Wennäkoski, Lotta (*1970)
 www.fimic.fi/fimic/wennakoski+lotta
Lelele Monodrama; Libretto: Lotta Wennäkoski;  (WP) 5-7 Feb; Musica nova Helsinki p. Anna-Mari Karvonen
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno (1876-1948)
Il segreto di Susanna Intermezzo 45' (Munich, 1909); Susanna's husband's jealousy is aroused when he smells tobacco smoke in the house  9 Nov; Theatro Municipal de São Paulo p. João Malatian  25 Feb-19 Mar; Kosice, Štátne Divadlo Košice p. Achim Thorwald  11-13 Mar; Malaga, Teatro Cervantes p. José Luis Castro  25-26 Mar; Teatro Arriaga de Bilbao p. José Luis Castro  2 Apr; Jerez, Teatro Villamarta p. José Luis Castro  5-21 Maj; Napoli, Teatro di San Carlo
La cenerentola  (NP) 13 Nov-22 Jan; Oper Köln p. Brigitta Gillessen
Le donne curiose Libretto: Luigi Sugana, after Carlo Goldoni; The Barns;  (NP) 17-25 Jun; Wolf Trap Opera p. Pat Diamond
Xenakis, Iannis (1922-2001)
Oresteïa Opera (1965-66, revised in 1989-92);  6-20 Feb; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Michał Zadara  (NP) 19-21 Maj; Wiener Festwochen p. Carlus Padrissa, Roland Olbeter  19-21 Maj; Wiener Taschenoper p. Carlus Padrissa (La Fura dels Baus)  18 Jul; Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
Zajc, Ivan (1832-1914)
Nikola Šubić Zrinjski Musical tragedy in three acts (eight scenes); (Zagreb, 1876); Libretto: Hugo Badalic, after Theodor Körner's Zriny;  24 Sep-4 Nov; CNT Zagreb p. Krešimir Dolenčić
Zandonai, Riccardo (1883-1944)
Francesca da Rimini  24-31 Okt; La Plata, Teatro Argentino p. Louis Désiré  8-14 Dec; Teatro Verdi di Salerno p. Renzo Giacchieri  31 Jan-21 Feb; L'Opéra National de Paris (Opéra Bastille, Palais Garnier) p. Giancarlo Del Monaco  19-30 Apr; Trieste, Teatro Verdi p. Giancarlo Del Monaco
Zehm, Norbert (*1962)
Cadence Macbeth Cadence Macbeth: The Rise of Prince Lulach; Libretto: Peter Wolf, after the Macbeth sources of Shakespeare;  (WP) 6 Nov-21 Jan; Innsbruck, Tiroler Landestheater p. Andreas Zimmermann
Zemlinsky, Alexander (1871-1942)
Der König Kandaules  5-26 Maj; Volksoper Wien p. Hans Neuenfels
Der Zwerg  (NP) 27 Feb-20 Mar; München, Bayerische Staatsoper p. Grzegorz Jarzyna  (NP) 10 Mar-5 Maj; Theater Ulm p. Benjamin Künzel  22 Jul; München, Münchner Opern-Festspiele
Zimmermann, Bernd Alois (1918-1970)
 Schott Music
Die Soldaten  (NP) 9-28 Nov; Amsterdam, De Nationale Opera (was De Nederlandse Opera) p. Willy Decker
Ziporyn, Evan (*1959)
A House in Bali 95'; Libretto: Paul Schick, after the memoir of Colin McPhee;  14-16 Okt; New York, Brooklyn Academy of Music p. Jay Scheib
Zorn, John (*1953)
La Machine de l'être  (WP) 25 Mar-8 Apr; New York City Opera
Zubel, Agata (*1978)
 www.zubel.pl
Between Opera / ballet for voice, electronics and dancers;  21-28 Maj; Warszawa, Polish National Opera p. Maja Kleczewska

474 composers, 751 works (of which 104 are WP)

Chronological list of WP in the 2010/11 season:
Avg 20 : Ruhr. Odeh-Tamimi: Leila und Madschnun (20 Aug-3 Sep)
Sep 05 : København(KGL). Ruders: Dancer in the Dark (5-27 Sep)
Sep 14 : Bergen(BNO). Vaage: Veslefrikk (14 Sep-4 Nov)
Sep 19 : Bielefeld. Murta: The Birds of Alfred Hitchcock (19 Sep-5 Jan)
Sep 19 : Jesi(Fest). Di Giandomenico: Chiuso nel centro, Orfeo (19 Sep)
Sep 23 : Los Angeles(Opera). Catán: Il Postino (23 Sep-16 Oct)
Sep 25 : Ruhr. Henze: Gisela! (25 Sep-8 Oct)
Sep 25 : Ulm. Müller,A: Herzalarm (25 Sep-6 Apr)
Sep 25 : Würzburg. Obst: Die andere Seite (25 Sep-21 Dec)
Okt 03 : Berlin(UDL). Joneleit: Metanoia (3 Oct-5 Jul)
Okt 05 : Nordfjordeid. Førde: Norge-Brasil (5-17 Oct)
Okt 09 : London(ETO). Goehr: Promised End (9-16 Oct)
Okt 09 : Nürnberg. Glanert: Das Holzschiff (9 Oct-21 Jul)
Okt 09 : Zurich(Oper). Dalbavie: Gesualdo (9 Oct-6 Nov)
Okt 15 : Bergamo. Mayr: Amor ingegnoso (15-17 Oct)
Okt 16 : Vancouver(Opera). Estacio: Lillian Alling (16-23 Oct)
Okt 20 : Warszawa(WOK). Krauze: Polieukt (20 Oct)
Okt 22 : Milwaukee(FO). Davis,D: Rio de Sangre (22-24 Oct)
Okt 24 : Berlin(Komische). Valtinoni: Die Schneekönigin (24 Oct-25 Dec)
Okt 31 : Erfurt(Theater). Doderer: Der leuchtende Fluss (31 Oct-14 May)
Nov 05 : Quimper. Strasnoy: Cachafaz (5-6 Nov)
Nov 06 : Innsbruck(LT). Zehm: Cadence Macbeth (6 Nov-21 Jan)
Nov 16 : Palermo. D'Aquila: Alice nel paese delle meraviglie (16-19 Nov)
Nov 19 : Philadelphia(AVA). Garwood: The Scarlet Letter (19-21 Nov)
Nov 20 : Baden bei Wien. Singer: Die schöne Wassilissa (20 Nov-19 Dec)
Nov 28 : Chemnitz. Reznicek: Benzin (28 Nov-26 Feb)
Nov 28 : Modena. Boccadoro: Cappuccetto rosso (28-29 Nov)
Dec 01 : Reims. Wagner,Richard: Le Ring (1 Dec)
Dec 03 : Houston(HGO). Martinez: To Cross the Face of the Moon (3-5 Dec)
Dec 10 : Venezia(Fenice). Ambrosini: Il killer di parole (10-18 Dec)
Dec 16 : New York(Dicapo). Pasatieri: God Bless Us Everyone (16-19 Dec)
Dec 18 : Lodz. Ptaszynska: Lovers from the Valldemossa Monastery (18-26 Dec)
Jan 14 : Helsinki(Opera). Linkola: Robin Hood (14 Jan-19 Mar)
Jan 15 : Berlin(UDL). Pauset: Exercices du silence (15-23 Jan)
Jan 20 : Palermo. Tutino: Senso (20-30 Jan)
Jan 29 : Calgary. Tovey: The Inventor (29 Jan-4 Feb)
Jan 29 : Linz(LT). Sulzer: Kaspar H (29 Jan-11 Mar)
Feb 05 : Helsinki(Nova). Haapanen: Nothing to Declare (5-7 Feb)
Feb 05 : Helsinki(Nova). Wennäkoski: Lelele (5-7 Feb)
Feb 05 : Toulouse(Capitole). Jodlowski: L'Aire du dire (5-6 Feb)
Feb 11 : Leipzig. Dessau: Deutsches Miserere (11 Feb-5 Jun)
Feb 11 : Madrid(Real). Jurado: La página en blanco (11 Feb-2 Mar)
Feb 12 : Malmo. Forssell: Hemligheter (12 Feb-25 Mar)
Feb 17 : London(RO). Turnage: Anna Nicole (17 Feb-4 Mar)
Mar 04 : Hof. Baumgartner: Hoffmanns Welt (4 Mar-30 Apr)
Mar 07 : Lille. Levinas: La metamorphose (7-15 Mar)
Mar 12 : Darmstadt. Charles: Lord Byron (12 Mar-24 Apr)
Mar 18 : London(RAM). Davies,PM: Kommilitonen! (18-25 Mar)
Mar 18 : New York(CCO). Dellaira: The Secret Agent (18-19 Mar)
Mar 23 : Metz. Thilloy: Le jour des meurtres dans l'histoire d'Hamlet (23-27 Mar)
Mar 25 : New York(NYCO). Zorn: La Machine de l'être (25 Mar-8 Apr)
Mar 26 : Braunschweig. Lang,K: Der Einfluss des Menschen auf den Mond (26 Mar-5 May)
Mar 26 : Modena. Ferrero: Risorgimento (26-27 Mar)
Mar 27 : Tromsø. Glorvigen: Teskjekjerringa som Prinsesse Pompadur (27-28 Mar)
Mar 28 : Paris(Opera). Mantovani: Akhmatova (28 Mar-13 Apr)
Mar 31 : London(SBC). Gregory: Piccard in Space (31 Mar-1 Apr)
Apr 01 : Oslo(DNO). Paus: Askeladden (1-3 Apr)
Apr 08 : Bloomington. Rands: Vincent (8-16 Apr)
Apr 08 : London(Linbury). Copeland: The Tell-Tale Heart (8-16 Apr)
Apr 08 : London(Linbury). Dudley: The Doctor's Tale (8-16 Apr)
Apr 09 : Köln. Stockhausen: Sonntag aus Licht 1 (9 Apr-1 May)
Apr 10 : Köln. Stockhausen: Sonntag aus Licht 2 (10 Apr-1 May)
Apr 12 : Norfolk. Gordon,R: Rappahannock County (12-17 Apr)
Apr 13 : Hamburg(HFMT). Peiffer: Die Verwandlung (13-17 Apr)
Apr 13 : Hamburg(HFMT). Scheuer: Autobus S (13-17 Apr)
Apr 16 : Bielefeld. Furudate: Death Fragments (16-20 Apr)
Apr 21 : Köln. Lange: Schneewittchen (21 Apr-14 Jul)
Apr 22 : Monte-Carlo(Opera). Koering: Die Marquise von O (22-27 Apr)
Apr 26 : Milano(Scala). Francesconi: Quartett (26 Apr-7 May)
Apr 27 : Wolf Trap. Musto: The Inspector (27 Apr-1 May)
Apr 28 : Bari. Vacchi: Lo stesso mare (28 Apr-2 May)
Apr 28 : Philadelphia(CCOT). Moravec: Danse Russe (28+ Apr)
Apr 29 : Heidelberg(Theater). Muno: Vom Meer (29 Apr-5 Jul)
Apr 29 : Schwetzingen. Haas,Georg: Bluthaus (29 Apr-2 May)
Apr 30 : Kiel. Kirchner: Savonarola (30 Apr-28 Jun)
Maj 02 : Berlin(UDL). Askin: Eisenhans! (2-19 May)
Maj 02 : Stuttgart. Tsao: Die Geisterinsel (2-11 May)
Maj 03 : Bruxelles(Monnaie). Hosokawa: Matsukaze (3-11 May)
Maj 06 : London(Linbury). MacMillan: Clemency (6-14 May)
Maj 14 : Bremen(Theater). Arnecke: Kryos (14 May-3 Jun)
Maj 15 : Firenze(Maggio). Mosca,L: L'Italia del destino (15-17 May)
Maj 16 : Melbourne(VO). John,A: How to Kill your Husband (16-29 May)
Maj 27 : Metz. Gouvy: Mateo Falcone (27-31 May)
Maj 28 : Eisenach. Dvořák,J: 20.000 Meilen unter dem Meer (28 May-3 Jul)
Maj 29 : Wuppertal. Askin: Mensch. Baustelle. Istanbul. (29 May-3 Jul)
Jun 08 : Madrid(Zarzuela). Benguerel: Yo, Dalí (8-11 Jun)
Jun 10 : Wiesbaden. Hummel,C: Gilgamesch (10+ Jun)
Jun 17 : London(OG). Bedford: Seven Angels (17-18 Jun)
Jun 24 : Toronto(Queen). Sokolović: Svadba (24 Jun-2 Jul)
Jun 28 : München(Fest). Srnka: Make No Noise (28 Jun-2 Jul)
Jul 01 : Manchester(Fest). Albarn: Doctor Dee (1-9 Jul)
Jul 02 : Stuttgart. Thomalla: Fremd (2-13 Jul)
Jul 05 : Aix-en-Provence. Bianchi: Thanks to my eyes (5-11 Jul)
Jul 09 : Karlsruhe. Rihm: Eine Strasse, Lucile (9-15 Jul)
Jul 09 : Manchester(Fest). Hegarty: The Life and Death of Marina Abramović (9-16 Jul)
Jul 11 : Siena. Colasanti: Faust (11 Jul)
Jul 17 : Wildbad. Taralli: Giovanna d'Arco (17 Jul)
Jul 19 : München(Fest). Dargay: Undankbare Biester (19-23 Jul)
Jul 21 : Bregenz(Fest). Weir: Miss Fortune (21-28 Jul)
Jul 21 : Glimmerglass. Tesori: A Blizzard in Marblehead Neck (21 Jul-22 Aug)
Jul 21 : Vadstena. Nelson: Pride and Prejudice (21 Jul-7 Aug)
Avg 16 : Wien(Sirene). Wagner,W: Türkenkind (16 Aug)
Avg 18 : Aarhus(Jyske). Marthinsen: Snow White's Mirror (18-24 Aug)
Avg 19 : San Francisco(EP). Chessa: A Heavenly Act (19-21 Aug)