Notes from the 2012 Salzburg Festival – 12

04/09/2012

B.A. Zimmermann, Die Soldaten: Soloists, Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Salzburg Festival Children’s Chorus, Ingo Metzmacher (conductor), Felsenreitschule, Salzburg, 24.8.2012 (JFL) Read more

Prom 60: Glyndebourne’s Figaro Sparkles with Merriment

31/08/2012

Mozart, Le Nozze di Figaro (complete) Soloists,Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Robin Ticciati, Royal Albert Hall, London, 28.8.2011. (CC) Read more

Bayreuth Festival 2012 [5]: Beautiful and Emotionally Compelling Parsifal

31/08/2012

 Wagner, Parsifal: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Philippe Jordan (conductor). Bayreuth Festspielhaus, 28.8.2012. (JPr)

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Bayreuth Festival 2012 [4]: “Diluted” Tannhäuser is Festival Highlight

29/08/2012

Wagner, Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival. Conductor: Christian Thielemann. Bayreuth Festspielhaus, 27.8.2012. (JPr)

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EIF 20: Purcell’s King Arthur in Concert

28/08/2012

 

 

 

 

 Purcell: King Arthur (concert performance): The Sixteen / Harry Christophers (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 27.8.2012. (SRT) Read more

Bayreuth Festival 3: Bayreuth Stalwarts Bow Out in Final Tristan Performance

27/08/2012

 Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival. / Peter Schneider. (conductor), Bayreuth Festspielhaus, 26.8.2012. (JPr)

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Prom 55: ENO Offers Exemplary Performance of Peter Grimes

27/08/2012

 Britten, Peter Grimes: Soloists, ENO Chorus and Orchestra / Edward Gardner (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 24.8.2012. (RB) Read more

Bayreuth Festival 2012 [2]: Nelsons Conducts an Engrossing Lohengrin

26/08/2012

Wagner, Lohengrin: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Andris Nelsons (conductor), Bayreuth Festspielhaus, 25.8.2012. (JPr)

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