Ermonela Jaho Triumphs in Teatro Real’s Madama Butterfly

17/07/2017

Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Real / Marco Armiliato (conductor), Teatro Real, Madrid, 15 & 16.7.2017. (JMI)

Madama Butterfly © J. del Real

Madama Butterfly © J. del Real

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A Feverish Flute That Would Have Pleased Its Composer

17/07/2017

Mozart, The Magic Flute: Soloists, Cincinnati Opera. Aronoff Centre, Cincinnati, OH. 15.7.2017. (RDA)

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The Magic Flute’ (c) Cincinnati Opera

 

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Great Singers of One Generation – Joyce El-Khoury and Michael Spyres – Pay Tribute to Those of the Past

17/07/2017

Various, Joyce El-Khoury (soprano) and Michael Spyres (tenor): The Hallé / Carlo Rizzi (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 14.7.2017. (JPr)

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Celebrating Bastille Day with Opera Saratoga

17/07/2017

 Grétry, Zémire et Azor: The Opera Saratoga Orchestra / Lidiya Yankovskaya (conductor), The Spa Little Theater, Saratoga Springs, New York, 14.7.2017. (RP)

Beauty has fainted at the sight of The Beast (Photo MARK FROHNA)

Zémire (Maureen McKay) and Azor © Mark Frohna

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Opera Holland Park Captivate with Janáček’s Kát’a Kabanová

17/07/2017

 Janáček, Kát’a Kabanová: (Sung in Czech) Soloists; Opera Holland Park Chorus; City of London Sinfonia / Sian Edwards (conductor). Holland Park, Kensington, London, 15.7.2017. (CC)

Julia Sporsén as Káťa © Robert Workman

Julia Sporsén as Káťa © Robert Workman

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The Wit and Wiles of Daniel Ezralow and Company

16/07/2017

Various composers, Primo Passo: Daniel Ezralow (choreographer), Dancers of Ezralow Dance, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 13.7.2017. (JRo)

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Ezralow Dance’s Foreign Tails (c) Dan Steinberg

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A Magnificent Jenůfa from the Bayerische Staatsoper

15/07/2017

Janáček, Jenůfa: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra and Chorus / Tomáš Hanus (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 14.7.2017. (JMI) Read more

Tcherniakov’s Carmen Makes Music Drama Come Alive at Aix

15/07/2017

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Festival d’Aix-en-Provence [3] – Bizet, Carmen: Soloists, Maîtrise des Bouches-du-Rhône (chours master: Samuel Coquard), Chœur Aedes (chorus master: Mathieu Romano), Orchestre de Paris / Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor). Grand Théâtre de Provence, Aix, 13.7.2017. (MB)

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Carmen at Festival d’Aix-en-Provence © Patrick Berger/artcompress

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