Stripped Down, Fast Paced Traviata at ENO

05/02/2013

 Verdi, La traviata (sung in English): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English National Opera/Michael Hofstetter. (conductor), London Coliseum, 2.2.12 (CC) Read more

Imaginative New La Clemenza from Opera North

04/02/2013

 Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Douglas Boyd, (Conductor) Grand Theatre, Leeds, 31.1.2013 (JL) Read more

Impressive Young Talent in Britten’s Dream

02/02/2013

 Britten, A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Soloists and Chorus of Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Orchestra of Scottish Opera, Timothy Dean (conductor). King’s Theatre, Edinburgh, 01.2.2013 (SRT) Read more

A Storming Otello from Opera North

18/01/2013

 Verdi, Otello: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Richard Farnes (Conductor), Grand Theatre,  Leeds, 16.1.2013 (JL) Read more

High Jinks from Companiable La bohème Cast

17/01/2013

  Puccini, La bohème: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, conducted by Sir Mark Elder. Broadcast to the Apollo Cinema, Piccadilly, London, 15.1.2012. (JPr) Read more

Hymel is Devilishly Good in Lead Role in Meyerbeer’s Robert

23/12/2012

  Meyerbeer, Robert le Diable: Soloist, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Daniel Oren (conductor). 18.12.2012 Read more

Bryn Terfel on Top Form in Wagner’s Flying Dutchman

17/12/2012

 Wagner, The Flying Dutchman (Der fliegende Holländer): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Zurich Opera House / Alain Altinoglu (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 15.12.2012. (JPr) Read more

Met’s Un Ballo has Echoes of Alden’s 1989 Production for ENO

11/12/2012

 Verdi, Un ballo in maschera: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera, New York, conducted by Fabio Luisi. (Production by David Alden; directed for live cinema by Matthew Diamond; broadcast to the Barbican Cinema, London, 8.12.2012. (JPr) Read more

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