Opera North’s New ‘The Queen Of Spades’ Lacks What Is Most Important: Heart.

26/11/2011

  Tchaikovsky, The Queen of Spades:  Soloists, Opera North Chorus and Orchestra, Richard Farnes conductor), Barbican Theatre, London, 22.11.2011 (JPr) Read more

Macabre, Absurd: La Fura dels Baus & Ligeti

26/11/2011

György Ligeti, Le Grand Macabre: Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus Gran teatre del Liceu, Michael Boder (conductor), Barcelona’s Liceu, 22.11.2011 (JMI) Read more

Verdi’s Original Don Carlos In La Plata

25/11/2011

  Verdi, Don Carlos: Soloists and Orchestra of Teatro Argentino,  Alejo Pérez(conductor), Teatro Argentino, La Plata, Argentina, 18.11.2011. (JSJ)

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An Ariadne to Hear, See and Savor: Strauss Opera By Lyric Opera Of Chicago

24/11/2011

Richard Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 19.11.2011 (JLZ) Read more

Violetta and the Luftwaffe: Axel Corti’s (Traditional) Traviata from Frankfurt

23/11/2011

G. Verdi, La Traviata: Soloists, Franfurter Museumorchester, Frankfurt Opera Chorus, Yuval Zorn (conductor), Frankfurt Opera, 13.11.2011 (JMI) Read more

Opera North’s Autumn 2011 Tour Attracts Good Audiences

22/11/2011

Sullivan, Puccini, Tchaikovsky: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, The Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays. 15-19.11.2011.(RJF)

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An Extra Riddle: Turandot in Zurich

21/11/2011

Puccini, TurandotSoloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Zurich Opera / Massimo Zanetti (conductor) Zurich, 18.11.2011. (JR) Read more

The Perfect Star for Frankfurt: Chabrier and Light Opera at its Best

21/11/2011

E. Chabrier, L’Etoile: Soloists, Frankfurter Museumsorchester, Frankfurt Opera Chorus, Karsten Januschke (conductor), Frankfurt Opera, 12.11.2011 (JMI) Read more

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