More “New” Clothes for the Emperor – Turandot in Munich

19/12/2011

Puccini: Turandot, Bavarian State Opera, Munich, 17.12.2011 (BM)

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Eva-Maria Westbroek of Mtsensk: Haenchen & Kušej Delight in Madrid

15/12/2011

Dmitri Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: Soloists, Madrid Symphony Orchestra, Coro Intermezzo, Hartmut Haenchen (conductor), Teatro Real de Madrid, 9.12.2011 (JMI) Read more

The Triumphant Return of the Royal Physician to Copenhagen

11/12/2011

 Bo Holten, Livlægens besøg (The Visit of the Royal Physician): Bo Holten (conductor), The Royal Danish Opera, Copenhagen, 2.12.2011 (NS) Read more

Merry Widow – Belle Époque in Buenos Aires

10/12/2011

 Lehár, The Merry Widow: Soloists and Orchestra of Teatro Colón, Gregor Bühl (conductor), Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. 2.12.2011. (JSJ) Read more

The Children Are Terrible, the Audience Missing: Spanish Glass Premiere

07/12/2011

Philip Glass, Les enfants Terribles: Soloists, ‘orchestra’ of three pianos, Emmanuel Olivier (conductor, piano), Bilbao’s Teatro Arriaga, 2.12.2012 (JMI) Read more

A Regrettable “Carmen” at San Francisco Opera Sunk by the Soloists

06/12/2011

  Bizet, Carmen: Soloists, chorus and orchestra of San Francisco Opera, San Francisco Children’s Chorus, War Memorial Opera House, San Francis, 29.11.2011 (HS) Read more

Out, Out, Damned Spot: The Muti, Stein, Serjan Macbeth in Rome

06/12/2011

 :Verdi, Macbeth: Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro dell’Opera, Rome, 29.11.2011 (JB)

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An Italian in Egypt: Rossini’s Rarely Heard Moïse et Pharaon

03/12/2011

G. Rossini, Moïse et Pharaon: The Collegiate Chorale,  American Symphony Orchestra,James Bagwell (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York City, 30.11.2011 (SSM)

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