Brooklyn Academy of Music Presents Matthew Aucoin’s Crossing – An American Opera

13/10/2017

Matthew Aucoin, Crossing: 2017 New Wave Festival – Soloists, Chorus, A Far Cry/Matthew Aucoin (conductor), Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, 8.10.2017. (RP)

Rod Gilfry & Alexander Lewis in Crossing © Richard Termine

Rod Gilfry & Alexander Lewis in Crossing © Richard Termine

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A Scintillating Rigoletto Arrives from San Francisco

11/10/2017

Verdi, Rigoletto: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago / Marco Armiliato (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 7.10.2017. (JLZ)

 Quinn Kelsey and Rosa Feola in 'Rigoletto' at Lyric Opera of Chicago (Photo: Todd Rosenberg)

Quinn Kelsey (Rigoletto) and Rosa Feola (Gilda) in Rigoletto (c) Todd Rosenberg

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The Premiere of Reimann’s L’Invisible: A Model of Advocacy for a New Work

09/10/2017

Reimann – L’Invisible (world premiere): Soloists, Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper, Berlin / Donald Runnicles (conductor). Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 8.10.2017. (MB)

Photo credit: Bernd Uhlig.

Reimann’s L’Invisible (c) Bernd Uhlig

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The Pearl Fishers Reimagined

09/10/2017

Bizet, The Pearl Fishers: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of LA Opera / Plácido Domingo (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 7.10.2017. (JRo)

The Pearl Fishers  Photo Ken Howard

The Pearl Fishers (c) Ken Howard

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Radvanovsky and DiDonato Triumph in McVicar’s Gloomy Met Norma

09/10/2017

Bellini, Norma: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera / Carlo Rizzi (conductor). Broadcast live to Cineworld Basildon, Essex, from the Metropolitan Opera, New York, 7.10.2017. (JPr)

Norma

Joyce DiDonato (Adalgisa) & Sondra Radvanovsky (Norma) (c) Ken Howard

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A Rather Modest Trovatore Takes the Stage in Oviedo

07/10/2017

Verdi, Il trovatore: Ópera de Oviedo Chorus, Oviedo Filarmonía Orchestra / Ramón Tébar (conductor), Teatro Campoamor, Oviedo, 5.10.2017. (JMI)

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Il trovatore (c) Ópera de Oviedo

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A Bit of ‘Twin Peaks’ in 3D Opera Blank Out

05/10/2017

Mia Persson and Roderick Williams in Michel van der Aa's 'Blank Out' (Photo: Stephanie Berger)

Mia Persson and Roderick Williams in Michel van der Aa’s Blank Out (c) Stephanie Berger

 Michel van der Aa, Blank Out: Miah Persson (soprano), Roderick Williams (baritone), Netherlands Chamber Choir, Park Avenue Armory, New York City, 21.9.2017. (KG) Read more

Autumn Sonata: New Opera Evokes Bergman Film

02/10/2017

Sebastian Fagerlund, Höstsonaten (Autumn Sonata): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera / John Storgårds (conductor), Finnish National Opera, Helsinki, 23.9.2017. (GF)

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Anne Sofie von Otter in Autumn Sonata (Charlotte) (c) Finnish National Opera

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