Manon Lescaut Disappoints

20/06/2013

 Puccini: Manon Lescaut, Staatskapelle and Staatsoper Dresden, Pier Giorgio Morandi (conductor), Semperoper Dresden 18.6.2013 (JMI). Read more

Forsythe Company Presents Movement in a Foreign Language

19/06/2013

  Willems, N.N.N.N. & Study # 3: The Forsythe Company, Sadler’s Wells, London, 18.6.2013. (JO’D) Read more

The LSO’s Tribute to – and Celebration of – Sir Colin Davis

19/06/2013

  A Tribute to Sir Colin Davis – Strauss, Berlioz, Mozart, Beethoven, and Brahms: Students from the Royal Academy of Music and Guildhall School, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Patrick Harrild, Joseph Wolfe (conductors), Nikolaj Znaider (violin/director/conductor), Gordan Nikolitch (director). Barbican Hall, London, 18.6.2013 (MB) Read more

Terfel Displays Vocal Prowess and A Warm Personality

19/06/2013

  International Opera Stars Series 2013: – Bryn Terfel: Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone), Gwawr Edwards (soprano), Caryl Hughes (mezzo-soprano), Manchester Concert Orchestra/Gareth Jones (conductor),  Bridgwater Hall, Manchester, 16.6.2013 (MC) Read more

Dresden’s Der Fliegende Holländer as Senta’s Nightmare

19/06/2013

 Wagner: Der Fliegende Holländer, Staatskapelle and Staatsoper Dresden, Constantin Trinks (conductor), Semperoper Dresden, 15.6.2013 (JMI) Read more

Morlot Crafts a Momentous Britten War Requiem

18/06/2013

 Britten, War Requiem: Ludovic Morlot (conductor), Christine Brewer (soprano), Anthony Dean Griffey (tenor), Ivan Ludlow (baritone), Seattle Pro Musica (Karen P. Thomas, director), Northwest Boychoir and Seattle Symphony Chorale (Joseph Crnko, director), Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 13.6.2013 (BJ) Read more

Opera North Continues Ring Cycle Triumph with Siegfried

18/06/2013

 Wagner, Siegfried: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Richard Farnes (conductor), Town Hall,  Leeds, 15.6.2013 (JL) Read more

Academy for Ancient Music Berlin Rocks Corelli

18/06/2013

Corelli, Vivaldi, Platti: Christoph Huntgeburth (recorder), Georg Kallweit (leader), Academy for Ancient Music Berlin, Prinzregenten Theater, Munich, 15.6.2013 (JFL) Read more

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