The San Francisco Ring – Siegfried and Götterdämmerung

29/06/2011

Wagner, Siegfried and Götterdämmerung: Soloists, chorus and orchestra, San Francisco Opera, War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco. 24.6.2011 and 26.6.2011 (HS)  Read more

Wagner, Das Rheingold, Die Walküre: San Franciso Opera

27/06/2011

Wagner, Das Rheingold, Die Walküre: Soloists and orchestra, San Francisco Opera, Donald Runnicles (conductor), War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco. 21.6.2011 and 22.6.2011 (HS) Read more

Kožená’s First Gypsy Girl: Carmen from Valladolid

26/06/2011

G. Bizet, Carmen: Soloists, Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León, Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid, Escolanía de Segovia. Conductor: Lionel Bringuier. Auditorio Miguel Delibes de Valladolid. 23.06.2011 (JMI)

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Valencia’s Fidelio: Value Added With Jonas Kaufmann

25/06/2011

L. van Beethoven, Fidelio: Soloists, Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana. Conductor: Zubin Mehta. Palau de Les Arts de Valencia. 22.06.2011 (JMI)

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Cunningly Good: Janáček, “The Cunning Little Vixen” Performed in New York

23/06/2011

Janáček, The Cunning Little Vixen: The New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert (Conductor), Doug Fitch (Director), Karole Armitage (Choreographer), New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt (Director), Metropolitan Opera Children’s Chorus, Anthony Piccolo (Director), Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center, New York, 22.6.2011 (SSM) Read more

Aged Madame Butterfly Still Delights the Eye:Latvian Production of Puccini Classic

23/06/2011

Puccini’s Madama Butterfly at Latvian National Opera, Riga, 10.6.2011 (GF) Read more

The Fairy Queen Hits the Big Apple: Purcell’s Opera Performed in New York

22/06/2011

The Fairy Queen: Big Apple Baroque and Dušan Týnek Dance and Theatre, The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, New York, 14.6.2011 (SSM)

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Sellars, Upshaw and Crumb’s Berkeley Commentary on Afghanistan

22/06/2011

Crumb, traditional Afghan music: Dawn Upshaw (soprano), red fish bue fish (percussion ensemble), Stephen Schick (percussion), Gil Kalish (piano), The Sakhi Ensemble, presented by Cal Performances, Zellerbach Playhouse, Berkeley, Calif. 16.6.2011 (HS) Read more

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