Vilde Frang in Revelatory Britten at the Blossom Music Festival

17/07/2018

2018 Blossom Music Festival [2] – Britten, Schumann: Vilde Frang (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / John Storgårds (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 15.7.2018. (MSJ)

John Storgårds (c) Heikki Tulli

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American Ballet Theatre’s La Bayadère at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

16/07/2018

Minkus, La Bayadère: Dancers of American Ballet Theatre / Ormsby Wilkins (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 14.7.2018. (JRo)

Isabella Boylston and Jeffrey Cirio in La Bayadère (c) Rosalie O’Connor

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The Bayerische Staatsoper Festival Continues with Le nozze di Figaro

16/07/2018

Munich Opera Festival 2018 [4] – Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Constantinos Carydis (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 15.7.2018. (JMI)

Le nozze di Figaro © W. Hösl

Le nozze di Figaro © W. Hösl

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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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The Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists 2018 Summer Performance Proves a Celebratory Showcase

16/07/2018

2018 Jette Parker Young Artists Summer Performance – Music and Opera Excerpts from Offenbach, Rossini, Stravinsky, Richard Strauss and Ambroise Thomas: Noa Naamat (director), Nick Havell (lighting designer), Jo Meredith (movement director) Jette Parker Young Artists, Orchestra of Opera North / Nick Fletcher, James Hendry, Matthew Scott Rogers, Sonia Ben-Santamaria & Jac van Steen (conductors). The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 15.7.2018. (JPr)

Jette Parker Young Artists in L’italiana in Algeri Act I finale (c) Clive Barda

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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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Opera Holland Park Gives a Fine UK Premiere of Mascagni’s Isabeau

15/07/2018

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Mascagni, Isabeau (UK premiere): Soloists. Chorus of Opera Holland Park, City of London Sinfonia / Francesco Cilluffo (conductor). Opera Holland Park, Kensington, London, 14.7.2018. (CC)

Anne Sophie Duprels (Isabeau) in OHP’s Isabeau © Ali Wright

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The Liceu Opera Season Comes to a Close with Donizetti’s La favorite

15/07/2018

Donizetti, La favorite: Liceu Chorus and Orchestra / Patrick Summers (conductor), Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, 11 & 13.7.2018. (JMI)

La favorite © A. Bofill

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