Emmy Destinn International Music Festival (Hudební slavnosti Emy Destinnové)
|Country and Region||Czech Republic — South Bohemian Region|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Ceske Budejovice, South Bohemian Region, Czech Republic|
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Hudební slavnosti Emy Destinnov
The outstanding Czech soprano Emmy Destinn was among the world's most famous singers. She enjoyed success on leading opera stages, such as the Berlin Court Opera, Bayreuth, Covent Garden in London, Paris and the Metropolitan Opera in New York, above all in operas by Puccini, Wagner, Verdi, Richard Strauss and Smetana. Among her partners on the stage was the famous Italian tenor Enrico Caruso. The Emmy Destinn Music Festival in Ceske Budejovice also includes the Emmy Destinn International Singing Competition.
|Festival Dates||August 24 - September 13, 2011|