January 11, 2010


NEW YORK

Lecture

Annual Erich Leinsdorf Lecture
Listening to Thought: Awakening of the American Voice

Monday, January 11, 2010, 6:30 PM
Thomas Hampson, speaker and baritone

Walt Whitman’s role in the emergence of an American identity paved the way for the democratization of expression and the rise of the individual’s voice. Mr. Hampson will discuss Whitman’s impact on American song, including John Adams’s The Wound-Dresser, a setting of texts by Walt Whitman, which he will perform with the Philharmonic on January 14–16, 2010.

Walter Reade Theater, Broadway at 65th Street
Tickets are free and will be available at the Avery Fisher Hall Box Office, beginning December 1, 2009.

January 14, 2010


NEW YORK

Concert

New York Philharmonic
Avery Fisher Hall
New York, NY

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 15, 2010


NEW YORK

Concert

New York Philharmonic
Avery Fisher Hall
New York, NY

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 16, 2010


NEW YORK

Concert

New York Philharmonic
Avery Fisher Hall
New York, NY

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 21, 2010


BARCELONA

Concert

Location: Palau de la Musica
Barcelona, Spain

New York Philharmonic

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 24, 2010


MADRID

Concert

Auditorio Nacional de Musica
Madrid, Spain

New York Philharmonic

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 28, 2010


COLOGNE

Concert

Location: Philharmonie
Cologne, Germany

New York Philharmonic

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

January 30, 2010


DORTMUND

Concert

Location: Konzerthaus
Dortmund, Germany

New York Philharmonic

Program:
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

February 2, 2010


PARIS

Concert

Location: Salle Pleyel
Paris, France

New York Philharmonic

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

February 4, 2010


LONDON

Concert

Location: Barbican
London, England

New York Philharmonic

Program:
Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
John Adams: The Wound-Dresser
Schubert: Symphony in B minor, Unfinished
Berg: Three Orchestral Pieces

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Thomas Hampson is the New York Philharmonic’s Artist-in-Residence for the 2009-2010 season.

February 19, 2010


ATLANTA

Recital

Emory University
Schwartz Center
Emerson Concert Hall
Flora Glenn Candler Concert Series
Atlanta, GA

Program:
“Song of America”

February 24, 2010


ZURICH

“Tosca”

“Tosca” (Scarpia)
Opernhaus Zürich
Zurich, Switzerland

February 26, 2010


ZURICH

“Tosca”

“Tosca” (Scarpia)
Opernhaus Zürich
Zurich, Switzerland

February 28, 2010


ZURICH

“Tosca”

“Tosca” (Scarpia)
Opernhaus Zürich
Zurich, Switzerland

March 29, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

March 30, 2010


NEW YORK

Coaching/Webcast

Manhattan School of Music
William R. and Irene D. Miller Recital Hall

Manhattan School of Music Distinguished Visiting Artist Thomas Hampson coaches select small ensembles comprised of students in the Orchestral Performance Program. The groups will study and perform pieces from some of Gustav Mahler’s most famous song cycles, including “Kindertotenlieder”. Presented in collaboration by the Distance Learning and Orchestral Performance Programs, the coaching will be open to the public on a first-come, first-serve basis, with no tickets required, and stream live at http://dl.msmnyc.edu/live.

April 3, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 5, 2010


NEW YORK

Lecture

Insights Series: A Guide to German Romanticism
Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

In this roadmap to German Lieder, Artist-in-Residence Thomas Hampson unearths the richness and meaning of the iconography, metaphor, and imagery of the German Romantic tradition.

April 7, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 10, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 11, 2010


NEW YORK

Recital

Alice Tully Hall
New York, NY

Solo Recital, Program TBA

April 13, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 16, 2010


NEW YORK

Concert

New York Philharmonic
Symphony Space
95th and Broadway, New York, NY

Sean Shepherd: These Particular Circumstances (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Commission)

Nico Muhly: New work (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Commission)

Matthias Pintscher: songs from Solomon’s garden, for baritone and chamber orchestra (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Co-Commission with Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra)

April 17, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 17, 2010


NEW YORK

Concert

New York Philharmonic
Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY

Sean Shepherd: These Particular Circumstances (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Commission)

Nico Muhly: New work (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Commission)

Matthias Pintscher: songs from Solomon’s garden, for baritone and chamber orchestra (World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Co-Commission with Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra)

April 20, 2010


NEW YORK

Metropolitan Opera

75th Annual Membership Luncheon: Flicka & Friends

Waldorf Astoria
New York

April 21, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

April 24, 2010


NEW YORK

“La Traviata”

“La Traviata” (Germont)

Metropolitan Opera
New York, NY

Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Angela Gheorghiu, Violetta
James Valenti, Alfredo

May 2, 2010


ZURICH

“Eugen Onegin”

Opernhaus Zürich

Thomas Hampson, Onegin
Petra Maria Schnitzer, Tatjana
Vladimir Fedoseyev, conductor
Grischa Asagaroff, director

May 6, 2010


ZURICH

“Eugen Onegin”

Opernhaus Zürich

Thomas Hampson, Onegin
Petra Maria Schnitzer, Tatjana
Vladimir Fedoseyev, conductor
Grischa Asagaroff, director

May 10, 2010


ZURICH

Recital

Opernhaus Zürich

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Wolfram Rieger, piano

PROGRAM:
“A panorama of American Song”

May 12, 2010


ZURICH

“Eugen Onegin”

Opernhaus Zürich

Thomas Hampson, Onegin
Petra Maria Schnitzer, Tatjana
Vladimir Fedoseyev, conductor
Grischa Asagaroff, director

May 14, 2010


ZURICH

“Eugen Onegin”

Opernhaus Zürich

Thomas Hampson, Onegin
Petra Maria Schnitzer, Tatjana
Vladimir Fedoseyev, conductor
Grischa Asagaroff, director

May 28, 2010


DÜSSELDORF

Concert

Schumannfest
Tonhalle

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Wolfram Rieger, piano
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Thomas Søndergård, conductor

PROGRAM:
Works by Schumann, Barber and Mendelssohn

Broadcasted live on WDR3 (www.wdr3.de)

May 29, 2010


DÜSSELDORF

Symposium

Schumannfest
Rotunde der Tonhalle

Thomas Hampson and guest speakers

Symposium – “Schumann und die Bildersprache”

May 30, 2010


DUBLIN

Recital

The National Concert Hall
Main Auditorium

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Wolfram Rieger, piano

PROGRAM:
A panorama of American song, incl. songs by Foster, Copland, Barber, Bernstein, Rorem and Ives

June 1, 2010


BERLIN

Recital

Staatsoper unter den Linden

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Wolfram Rieger, piano

PROGRAM:
Barber: Songs incl. Op. 10 & Op. 45
Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48 (original, 20-song version)

June 4, 2010


ST. PETERSBURG

Concert

St. Petersburg Philharmonia
Grand Hall

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Yuri Temirkanov, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Kindertotenlieder

June 20, 2010


MANNHEIM

Opera Gala

Nationaltheater Mannheim
Mannheim, Germany

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Dan Ettinger, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights TBA

June 24, 2010


ZURICH

“La Traviata”

Opernhaus Zürich

Renee Fleming, Violetta Valery
Piotr Beczala, Alfredo Germont
Thomas Hampson, Giorgio Germont
Carlo Rizzi, conductor
Jürgen Flimm, director

NEW – added due to colleague cancellation

June 26, 2010


VIENNA

Opera Gala

Wiener Staatsoper

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Other soloists TBA

PROGRAM:
“Konzert Musikalische Rückschau 1991-2010”

June 30, 2010


VIENNA

“Parsifal”

Wiener Staatsoper

Thomas Hampson, Amfortas
Matti Salminen, Gurnemanz
Stephen Gould, Parsifal
Waltraud Meier, Kundry
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor

July 4, 2010


ZURICH

“La Traviata”

Opernhaus Zürich

Renée Fleming, Violetta Valery
Piotr Beczala, Alfredo Germont
Thomas Hampson, Giorgio Germont
Carlo Rizzi, conductor
Jürgen Flimm, director

NEW – added due to colleague cancellation

July 11, 2010


ZURICH

Concert

Opernhaus Zurich

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Orchester der Oper Zurich
Philippe Jordan, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen

July 13, 2010


WIESBADEN

Concert

Rheingau Musikfestival
Kurhaus Wiesbaden, Friedrich-von-Thiersch-Saal

Thomas Hampson, Bariton
Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchester
Christoph Eschenbach, Leitung

Mahler: Fünf Lieder nach Texten von Friedrich Rückert

July 14, 2010


HAMBURG

Concert

Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Laeiszhalle, Grosser Saal

Thomas Hampson Bariton
Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchester
Christoph Eschenbach Dirigent

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Rückert-Lieder

July 18, 2010


MUNICH

Open Air Concert

Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Odeonsplatz

Angelika Kirchschlager, mezzo
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Julian Rachlin, violin
Mariss Jansons, conductor

PROGRAM:
A musical journey through Vienna with works by Johann Strauß, Joseph Lanner, Franz von Suppé, Fritz Kreisler, Otto Nicolai, Franz Lehar and others

July 22, 2010


MUNICH

“Don Carlo”

Musikalische Leitung Marco Armiliato
Inszenierung, Bühne, Kostüme und Lichtkonzept Jürgen Rose

Philipp II, König von Spanien: René Pape
Don Carlos, Infant von Spanien: Ramón Vargas
Rodrigo, Marquis de Posa: Thomas Hampson
Der Großinquistor: Paata Burchuladze
Ein Mönch: Christian Van Horn
Elisabeth von Valois: Olga Guryakova
Die Prinzessin Eboli: Nadia Krasteva

July 27, 2010


ST. GEORGEN

Opera Gala

Attergauer Kultursommer
Attergauhalle St. Georgen

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone
Wiener Opernballorchester
Uwe Theimer, conductor

PROGRAM:
Arias and duets from “Gräfin Mariza” and “Land des Lächelns,” operas by Mozart, Verdi, Rossin, and Cole Porter songs

August 28, 2010


LÜBECK

Concert

Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Musik- und Kongresshalle Lübeck

Peter Seiffert, tenor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
NDR Sinfonieorchester
Alan Gilbert, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

August 29, 2010


KIEL

Concert

Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Scloss, Kiel

Peter Seiffert, tenor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
NDR Sinfonieorchester
Alan Gilbert, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

August 30, 2010


HAMBURG

Concert

NDR Sinfonieorchester
Laeiszhalle Grosser Saal

Peter Seiffert, tenor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Alan Gilbert, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

September 1, 2010


COPENHAGEN

Concert

Tivoli Koncertsalen

Peter Seiffert, tenor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
NDR Sinfonieorchester
Alan Gilbert, conductor

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

September 4, 2010


ZURICH

“Tosca”

Maria Guleghina (Tosca)
Marcelo Alvarez (Cavaradossi)
Thomas Hampson (Scarpia)

Nello Santi, conductor
Robert Carsen, director

September 11, 2010


CHICAGO

Open Air Concert

“Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park”
Jay Pritzker Pavilion

Nadja Michael, soprano
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Dimitri Pittas, tenor
Štefan Kocán, bass
Lyric Opera Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera Highlights

Dedicated to the men and women of the United States Armed Services.

October 1, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 6, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 9, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 12, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 15, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 18, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 21, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 24, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

October 28, 2010


WASHINGTON DC

Recital

Library of Congress
Spring Coolidge Auditorium

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Craig Rutenberg, piano

PROGRAM:
TBA

October 30, 2010


CHICAGO

“Macbeth”

Lyric Opera

Thomas Hampson, Macbeth
Nadja Michael, Lady Macbeth
Dimitri Pittas, Macduff
Stefan Kocan, Banquo

Renato Palumbo, conductor
Barbara Gains, director

November 4, 2010


NASHVILLE

Concert CANCELED!

Nashville Symphony
TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

PROGRAM:
Danielpour: Songs of Solitude

November 5, 2010


NASHVILLE

Concert CANCELED!

Nashville Symphony
TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

PROGRAM:
Danielpour: Songs of Solitude

November 6, 2010


NASHVILLE

Concert CANCELED!

Nashville Symphony
TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor

PROGRAM:
Danielpour: Songs of Solitude

November 14, 2010


HAMBURG

Recital

Elbphilharmonie Konzerte
Laeiszhalle Grosser Saal

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Wolfram Rieger, piano

PROGRAM:
Mahler: Kindertotenlieder (piano version)
Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Mahler: Fünf Lieder nach Gedichten von Friedrich Rückert

December 5, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 7, 2010


GENEVA

Opera Gala

Victoria Hall

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 8, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 10, 2010


BASEL

Opera Gala

Stadtcasino

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 11, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 14, 2010


BERN

Opera Gala

Kulturcasino

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 15, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 17, 2010


LUCERNE

Opera Gala

Lucerne KKL

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 19, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 21, 2010


BERN

Opera Gala

Kulturcasino

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 22, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 26, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director

December 28, 2010


ZURICH

Opera Gala

Tonhalle

Thomas Hampson, baritone
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen
Ola Rudner, conductor

PROGRAM:
Opera highlights incl. music by Tchaikovsky, Massenet & Verdi

December 29, 2010


ZURICH

“I Masnadieri”

Opernhaus Zürich
New Production

Isabel Rey (Amalia, nipote del Conte)
Carlo Colombara (Maissimiliano Conte di Moor)
Fabio Sartori (Carlo)
Thomas Hampson (Francesco)

Adam Fischer, conductor
Guy Joosten, director