Puccini’s Il trittico Triumphs in Munich under the Baton of Kirill Petrenko

16/07/2018

Munich Opera Festival 2018 [3] – Puccini, Il trittico: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 14.7. 2018. (JMI)

From the first scene of Il tabarro © W. Hösl

From the first scene of Il tabarro © W. Hösl

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Aspen 3: Trifonov’s Chopin Tribute, a Sublime Emerson Quartet, and a Rossini Favorite

15/07/2018

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Various composers: Aspen Music Festival 2018 [3]

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Sonya Yoncheva is Outstanding in her Debut as Imogene in Il pirata

13/07/2018

Bellini, Il pirata: Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus / Riccardo Frizza (conductor), Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 12.7.2018. (JMI)

Sonia Yoncheva in Il pirata (c) Brescia-Amisano

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Cecilia Violetta López Is Irresistible in Opera Saratoga’s The Merry Widow

13/07/2018

2018 Opera Saratoga Summer Festival [3] – Lehár, The Merry Widow: Soloists and The Opera Saratoga Orchestra and Chorus / Anthony Barrese (conductor), Opera Saratoga, The Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs, 8.7.2018. (RP)

Cecilia Violetta López (Hanna Glawari) in The Merry Widow © Gary David Gold

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To This We’ve Come – Opera Saratoga Unleashes the Power of The Consul

11/07/2018

 2018 Opera Saratoga Summer Festival [2] – Menotti, The Consul: Soloists and The Opera Saratoga Orchestra / Andrew Bisantz (conductor), Opera Saratoga, The Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs, 7.7.2018. (RP)

 

Meghan Kasanders (Magda Sorel) in The Consul
© Gary David Gold

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A Twenty-First Century Double Bill of Tales of Luck, Obsession and Greed

09/07/2018

2018 Opera Saratoga Summer Festival [1] – Little, Vinkensport, or The Finch Opera; Williams, Rocking Horse Winner: Soloists and The Opera Saratoga Orchestra / David Alan Miller (conductor), Opera Saratoga, The Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs, 6.7.2018. (RP)

Tyler Nelson Paul in Rocking Horse Winner © Gary David Gold

Tyler Nelson (Paul) in Rocking Horse Winner
(c) Gary David Gold

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A Fine La traviata Rounds Off a Fine Opera Season in Zurich

08/07/2018

Verdi, La traviata: Soloists, Chorus of the Zurich Opera, Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi (conductor), Zurich Opera, Zurich 6.7.2018. (JR)

Zurich Opera’s La traviata (c) T+T Fotografie

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Elena Stikhina Makes an Outstanding Debut as Senta in Der fliegende Holländer

04/07/2018

2018 Munich Opera Festival [2] – Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Bertrand De Billy (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 2.7.2018. (JMI)

Der fliegende Holländer at the 2018 Munich Opera Festival © W. Hösl

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