Diana Damrau and Simon Keenlyside Are Superb in Milan’s Le nozze di Figaro

29/11/2016

Mozart, Le nozze di FigaroTeatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor), Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 27.11.2016. (JMI)

Le nozze di Figaro ©Teatro alla Scala

Le nozze di Figaro © Teatro alla Scala

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A Musically Pleasing but Uneven Performance in Bergamo of a Donizetti Rarity

29/11/2016

Donizetti, Olivo è PasqualeAccademia Teatro alla Scala Orchestra, Donizetti Opera Chorus / Federico Maria Sardelli (conductor), Teatro Sociale, Bergamo, 26.11.2016. (JMI)

<i>Olivo è Pasquale</i> © Rota/Fondazione Donizetti

Olivo è Pasquale © Rota/Fondazione Donizetti

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A Brilliant Performance of Donizetti’s Rosmonda d’Inghilterra at the Bergamo Festival

29/11/2016

Donizetti, Rosmonda d’Inghilterra: Donizetti Opera Orchestra and Chorus / Sebastiano Rolli (conductor), Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo, 25.11.2016. (JMI)

Rosmonda d'Inghilterra. Photo: Courtesy Festival Internazionale. Donizetti Opera

Rosmonda d’Inghilterra Courtesy Festival Internazionale Donizetti Opera

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Harteros Cancels but Tamara Wilson steps in to make Impressive Debut

28/11/2016

Verdi, Don Carlos: Soloists, Chorus of the Zurich Opera, Philharmonia Zurich / Fabio Luisi (conductor), Zurich Opera, Zurich. 27.11.2016. (JR)

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La Clemenza di Tito Returns to Teatro Real Where It Continues to Captivate Opera Goers

23/11/2016

Mozart: La Clemenza di Tito, Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro Real / Christophe Rousset (conductor), Teatro Real, Madrid, 20 & 21.11.2016. (JMI)

La Clemenza di Tito © Javier del Real

La Clemenza di Tito © Javier del Real

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A Memorable, Rarely Heard Massenet Opera

23/11/2016

Massenet, Don Quichotte: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago / Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 19.11.2016. (JLZ)

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Ferruccio Furlanetto and Clementine Margaine
in Don Quichotte (c) Andrew Cioffi

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Madama Butterfly Ends Juventus Lyrica’s Season

18/11/2016

Puccini: Madama Butterfly, Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Juventus Lyrica / Antonio Maria Russo (conductor), Teatro Avenida, Buenos Aires. 11.11.2016. (JSJ)

Juventus Lyrica’s 'Madama Butterfly'. Photo credit: Liliana Morsia.

Juventus Lyrica’s Madama Butterfly (c) Liliana Morsia

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Thrills from Les Troyens in New Production

17/11/2016

Berlioz, Les Troyens: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago / Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 13.11.2016. (JLZ)

11/9/16 1:38:05 PM Lyric Opera of Chicago Les Troyens Dress Rehearsal Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis Director: Tim Albery Cassandra: Christine Goerke Dido: Susan Graham Aeneas: Brandon Jovanovich Chorebus: Lucas Meachem © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2016

Christine Goerke and cast in Les Troyens (c) Todd Rosenberg

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