An Appealing Rinaldo at the Peralada Festival

06/08/2018

Festival Castell Peralada 2018 – Handel, Rinaldo (concert version): Vespres D’Arnadí/Dani Espasa (conductor), Iglesia del Carmen, Peralada, 5.8.2018. (JMI)

Rinaldo © J. Castro-Iconna

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Teatro Nuovo is Launched with Rossini’s Tancredi

06/08/2018

Rossini, Tancredi (semi-staged version): Soloists, Jakob Lehmann (primo violino e capo d’orchestra), Teatro Nuovo Chorus and Orchestra/Will Crutchfield (maestro al cembalo), Teatro Nuovo, The Performing Arts Center, Purchase, 3.8.2018. (RP)

Tamara Mumford (Tancredi) & Leo Radosavljevic (Orbazzano) © Steven Pisano

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Despite a Fussy Staging, a Lot About Théâtre des Champs-Élysées’s Barber Works

06/08/2018

Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [3] – Rossini, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées’s The Barber of Seville: Soloists, Unikanti, Le Cercle de l’Harmonie / Jérémie Rhorer (conductor). Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 5.8.2018. (SRT)

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées’s The Barber of Seville

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Gloger’s Bayreuth Der fliegende Holländer Takes to the Seas for the Last Time

05/08/2018

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Bayreuth Festival 2018 [5] – Wagner, Der fliegende Holländer: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival. / Axel Kober (conductor). Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 30.7.2018. (JPr)

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A Richly Varied Second Day at Itinéraire Baroque 2018

05/08/2018

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Baroque Itinéraire 2018 [2]: Baroque en Cercles. Périgord vert, France. 27.7.2018. (CC)

Nous Minoés, Ayrosas Contradanças © Jean-Michel Bale

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Haddon Hall is a Grundy and Sullivan Rarity

04/08/2018

  Grundy & Sullivan, Haddon Hall: Soloists of the National Gilbert and Sullivan Company, National Festival Orchestra / Andrew Nicklin (conductor). Buxton Opera House, Derbyshire, 2.8.2018. (RJW)

Haddon Hall (c) Andrew Locking

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Piotr Beczała Swans In to Save Yuval Sharon’s Bayreuth Lohengrin

04/08/2018

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Bayreuth Festival 2018 [4] – Wagner, LohengrinSoloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Christian Thielemann (conductor), Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 29.7.2018. (JPr)

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Barrie Kosky Puts Wagner’s Die Meistersinger on Trial Again at Bayreuth

03/08/2018

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Bayreuth Festival 2018 [3] – Wagner, Die Meistersinger von NürnbergSoloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival / Philippe Jordan (conductor), Festspielhaus, Bayreuth, 28.7.2018. (JPr)

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