Christopher Alden’s Turandot revived at WNO

31/05/2011

Puccini, Turandot: (Revival Premiere) Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera, Wales Millennium Centre, 28.5.2011 (LRK) Read more

Revival of Phyllida Lloyd’s Macbeth thrills audiences at Royal Opera House

30/05/2011

Verdi Macbeth: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Antonio Pappano 24.5.2011. (CC)

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A below-average Bohème in Valladolid

13/05/2011

G. Puccini, La Bohème: Soloists, Orquesta Teatro Calderón, Coro Amigos Teatro Calderón/Intermezzo. Conductor: Pietro Rizzo. Teatro Calderón de Valladolid. 9.5.2011 (JMI) Read more

Fine Production of Werther at Covent Garden

08/05/2011

Massenet, Werther: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Antonio Pappano (conductor), ROH, London, 5.5.2011 (CC) Read more

Berlioz Was Never Given a Chance: La Damnation de Faust by the ENO

07/05/2011

Berlioz, La Damnation de Faust: Soloists, Chorus, Additional Chorus, and Orchestra of the English National Opera (chorus master: Martin Merry), Edward Gardner (conductor). Coliseum, London, 6.5.2011 (MB) Read more

Devilishly Good: Nicola Luisotti Soars Through Mefistofele in Valencia

29/04/2011

A. Boito, Mefistofele: Soloists, Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana, Cor de la Generalitat Valenciana, Escolanía de la Mare de Deu dels Desamparats. Conductor: Nicola Luisotti. Auditóri Palau de Les Arts de Valencia. 27.4.2011 (JMI) Read more

Debussy’s Pélleas et Mélisande at London’s Barbican

21/04/2011

DebussyPélleas et Mélisande: (ConcertPerformance)  Orchestre de Paris, Louis Langrée (conductor), Barbican Hall, London 19.4.2011 (CG) Read more

Gianandrea Noseda Bows Out with Verdi’s Otello

19/04/2011

Verdi, Otello : (Concert Performance). BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Chorus conducted by Gianandrea Noseda, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 16.4.2011 (RJF) Read more

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