Buenos Aires, Argentina: The 2012 Season – Diversity and Epic


 Buenos Aires, Argentina: The 2012 Season – Diversity and Epic (JSJ) Read more

Exciting seasons ahead for Finnish National Opera and Ballet


  Finnish National Opera and Ballet 2011-2012 season – a preview from Bill Kenny Read more

The Met’s Live in HD series extends its reach for 2011-12


The Met’s Live in HD series extends its reach for 2011-12 Read more

Ave (et Vale) – Our new Editor-in-Chief and Assistant Webmaster


Stan Metzger is Seen and Heard’s  new Editor-in-Chief and Ben Eichler takes on the Assistant Web Master job (BK) Read more

Bill Kenny, Site Web Master and Consulting Editor, Retires


  Bill Kenny Retires from Seen and Heard

For those who don’t already know, Bill Kenny,  Web Master and Consulting Editor of this site, is retiring on 31 August. Others in this position might have slowed down in the last few months, but Bill has been working up till his final day, fine-tuning the site and making sure everything runs properly. Read more

Notes from the 2011 Salzburg Festival ( 13 ) – The Kit-Kat‡ Conductor


 Debussy, Shostakovich, Britten, Stravinksy: Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, Ainārs Rubiķis (conductor), Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 13.8.2011 (JFL) Read more



 An Urgent Appeal on Behalf of Carla Rees: Seen and Heard Reviewer and Professional Flautist (Eds) Read more

Preview: Musikfest Berlin 2011 (2nd-19th September)


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