Magdalena Kožená will release her first album with the Pentatone label since establishing a partnership with them. The album – which is due to be released in May 2019 – features a collection of scenes from secular cantatas on tragic love by Handel, Leo, Marcello, Gasparini, Vince and Sarro, accompanied by harpsichordist Václav Luks and the Czech baroque orchestra Collegium 1704.
In June, Magdalena will take the programme on tour with Vaclav and Collegium 1704, performing in France, Czech Republic and Austria:
4 June – Théâtre de Caen, France
6 June – Royal Opera Versailles, France
16 June – Mestanska beseda Plzen, Czech Republic
18 June – Castle Courtyard Litomysl, Czech Republic
25 June – Musikverein Vienna, Austria (launch concert)
Discover more and view the full track listing on the Pentatone website.