Page last updated on: November 11, 2007

on tour...
July - September 2007
July 3 Bucharest, Romania - concert in the Parliamentary Palace.with soprano Alexandra Coman and the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by David Giménez. The concert was part of a Charity Gala Dinner in aid of United Way and the José Carreras International Leukemia Foundation. The photo (right), shows Carreras arriving in Bucharest on July 2nd.
Photo from Realitatea TV, 03.07.2007
July 7 Lisbon, Portugal - performs in the New 7 Wonders of the World declaration ceremony with Dulce Pontes in the Estadio da Luz. 
Photo by Steven Governo for The Associated Press, 07.07.2007
July 13 Calella de Palafrugell, Spain - concert in the Festival Jardins de Cap Roig with David Giménez conducting. In the photo (right) Carreras poses for a pre-concert interview with
El Periódico
Photo by Jordi Ribot for El Periódico, 13.07.2007
July 15 Llangollen, Wales - concert on the final evening of the Llangollen Eisteddfod. The concert included Spanish and Neapolitan songs with Carreras accompanied by the Welsh National Opera Orchestra (David Giménez conducting) and a performance of the
Misa Criolla
with Carreras accompanied by Los Calchakis and the Welsh Serendipity Choir.
Eisteddfod performance photo from The Shropshire Star, 16.07.2007
August 19 Randers, Denmark -  'Mediterranean Passion' concert on the grounds of the Støvringgaard Kloster with Mexican soprano, Rebeca Olvera, and David Giménez conducting the Randers Chamber Orchestra.
Performance photo by Jens Munk from Randers Amtsavis, 20.08.2007
August 26 Xanten, Germany - concert in the Arena des Archäologischen Park accompanied by pianist Lorenzo Bavaj.
Performance photo by Olaf Ostermann from Rheinische Post, 28.08.2007
August 29 Pécs, Hungary - The University of Pécs medical school awards Carreras an Honorary Doctorate. In the photo (right), Carreras is applauded during the investiture ceremony.  
Photo from EFE, 30.08.2007
August 30 Pécs, Hungary - concert in the Expo Center with soprano Sabina Puértolas, David Giménez conducting. 
Performance photo by András Hardi, from Pécsi Napilap, 31.08.2007
September 1 North Cyprus - concert in the Salamis Amphitheatre as part of the 5th North Cyprus International Music Festival. In the photo, right, Carreras arriving at the Colony Hotel, Kyrenia, on the day before the performance.
Photo from Kibris Postasi, 1.09.2007
September 5 Karlstad, Sweden - concert at the Värmland Classic Festival with soprano Maria Fontosh and the Värmlandsoperans Sinfonietta conducted by David Giménez. As he left Karlstad the following day, he spoke briefly to the press (photo, right) to pay tribute to his friend and colleague, Luciano Pavarotti who died in Modena on September 6, 2007.
Photo by Helena Karlsson, Nya Wermlands-Tidningen, 06.09.2007
September 6 Cologne, Germany - visits the Universitätsklinikum and meets with patients. The hospital is also the site of the "José Carreras Tagesklinik", a unit where leukemia patients can be treated on an out-patient basis and receive pyschological help in coping with their illness and treatment.
Photo by Joerg Carstensen, DPA, 06.09.2007
September 8 Bonn, Germany - open air concert in the city's Museumsplatz with the Neuen Philharmonie Frankfiurt conducted by David Giménez.  Carreras dedicated the concert to the memory of Luciano Pavarotti.
Performance photo by Ingo Firley, General-Anzeiger, 10.09.2007
September 27 Barcelona, Spain - sold-out concert in the Gran Teatre del Liceu to inaugurate the IESE Global Alumni Reunion. The entire proceeds from the concert, which also featured pianist Lorenzo Bavaj and the Nuovo Quartetto Italiano, went to the José Carreras International Leukaemia Foundation. In the photo (right), Carreras at the finale of the concert.
Photo credit: IESE, 27.09.2007
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