Back for a Second Night: the Bayerische Staatsoper in a Joyous Der Rosenkavalier

31/03/2018

Strauss, Der Rosenkavalier: Soloists, Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York. 29.3.2018. (RP)

Adrianne Pieczonka (Marschallin), Peter Rose (Ochs) & Kirill Petrenko (conductor) © Stefan Cohen

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Kirill Petrenko and the Bayerisches Staatsorchester Triumph in Carnegie Hall Debut

31/03/2018

Brahms, Tchaikovsky: Julia Fischer (violin), Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), Bayerisches Staatsorchester / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 28.3.2018. (RP)

Kirill Petrenko conducting the Bayerisches Staatsorchester © Chris Lee

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Trovatore‘s Well-Known Melodies Reach Listeners’ Hearts

29/03/2018

Verdi, Il trovatore: Finnish National Opera Chorus and Orchestra / Patrick Fournillier (conductor). Finnish National Opera, Helsinki, 23.3.2018. (GF)

Claudio Otelli (Luna) (l) & Elena Stikhina (Leonora) © Stefan Bremer

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Ricky Ian Gordon’s Morning Star Comes Home

29/03/2018

Gordon, Morning Star: American Modern Ensemble / Geoffrey McDonald (conductor), On Site Opera, The Museum at Eldridge Street, New York, 25.3.2018. (RP)

Esther (Cree Carrico) & Harry (Andrew Lovato) in Morning Star (c) Pavel Antonov

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Cav & Pag In The Age Of #MeToo

28/03/2018

Mascagani, Cavalleria Rusticana & Leoncavallo, Pagliacci: Soloists, Chorus of the Grand Théâtre Geneva (Chorus master, Alan Woodbridge), Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Alexander Joel (conductor), Geneva, 26.3.2018. (ALL)

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the little OPERA theatre of ny’s Piramo e Tisbe – Fit for a King

28/03/2018

 Hasse, Piramo e Tisbe: Soloists, New Vintage Baroque / Elliot Figg (conductor), the little OPERA theatre of ny, Baruch Performing Arts Center, New York, 24.3.2018. (RP)

Kelly Curtin (Tisbe) and Kristin Gornstein (Piramo) © Tina Buckman

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Rousset Leads Les Talens Lyriques in Performance of Landi’s La Morte d’Orfeo

26/03/2018

Landi, La Morte d’Orfeo: Soloists; Les Talens Lyriques / Christophe Rousset (harpsichord), Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam, 23.3.2018. (CC)

De Nationale Opera: La morte d'Orfeo (c) Ruth Walz

De Nationale Opera: La morte d’Orfeo (c) Ruth Walz

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A Disappointing New Production of Verdi’s Les Vêpres siciliennes

24/03/2018

Verdi, Les Vêpres siciliennes: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Omer Meir Wellber (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 22.3. 2018. (JMI)

Bayerische Staatsoper’s Les Vêpres siciliennes © W. Hösl

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