A Composer Plays with Space, Time, and Culture

21/04/2017

Ken Ueno: Majel Connery (vocalist), Flux Quartet, Opera Cabal. National Sawdust, Brooklyn. 7.4.2017. (DS) Read more

The Deutsche Oper Gives a Fine Last Outing to Götz Friedrich’s Production of Wagner’s Epic Tetralogy

20/04/2017

Wagner – Der Ring des Nibelungen: Soloists, Chorus (chorus master: Raymond Hughes) and Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper, Berlin / Donald Runnicles (conductor). Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 13-17.4.2017. (MB)

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Deutsche Oper’s Der Ring des Nibelungen (c) Bettina Stöß

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An Enthusiastic Reception in Berlin for the Final Performance of Wagner’s Ring

19/04/2017

Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Orchestra and Chorus of the Deutsche Oper / Donald Runnicles (conductor), Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 17.4.2017. (JMI)

Gotterdammerung

Deutsche Oper’s Götterdämmerung © B Stöss

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Stefan Vinke as Siegfried: The True Hero this Opera Requires

19/04/2017

Wagner, Siegfried: Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper / Donald Runnicles (conductor), Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 15.4.2017. (JMI)

Siegried

Deutsche Oper’s Siegfried © B Stöss

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A Traditional Butterfly from WNO Satisfies All Round

18/04/2017

Puccini: Madam Butterfly: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Andrew Greenwood, Venue Cymru (North Wales Theatre), Llandudno, 6.4.2017. (RJF)

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WNO’s Madam Butterfly (c) Jeremy Abrahams.

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A Generally Outstanding Die Walküre on the Second Day of Berlin’s Ring Cycle

17/04/2017

Wagner, Die Walküre: Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper / Donald Runnicles (conductor), Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 14.4.2017. (JMI)

Die Walküre © B. Stöss

Deutsche Oper’s Die Walküre © B Stöss

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Berlin Bids Farewell to Götz Friedrich’s Production of The Ring

17/04/2017

Wagner, Das Rheingold: Orchestra of the Deutsche Oper / Donald Runnicles (conductor), Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 13.4.2017. (JMI)

Deutsche Oper's <i>Das Rheingold</i> © B Stöss

Das Rheingold © B. Stöss

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A Swashbuckler with a Voice of Gold – Shi Yijie Triumphs as Edgardo

16/04/2017

Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor: Soloists, China NCPA Orchestra and Chorus / Daniel Oren (conductor), Tianqiao Performing Arts Center, Beijing, 12.4.2017. (RP)

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Lucia di Lammermoor © NCPA

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