Julianna Di Giacomo Triumphs in Seville’s Otello

05/11/2015

Verdi: Otello: Royal Seville Symphony Orchestra, Chorus of the Association of Friends of the Teatro de la Maestranza, Pedro Halffter (conductor), Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville, 3.11.2015. (JMI)

Otello

Gregory Kunde as Otello (c) Teatro de la Maestranza

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Marianne Cornetti ̶ The 10th Anniversary Concert

05/11/2015

 Various, Marianne Cornetti (mezzo soprano) and James Lesniak (piano): Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, Carnegie, Pennsylvania, 1.11.2015. (RP)

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Marianne Cornetti

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An Often-Mystifying Production of Alcina Arrives in Madrid

04/11/2015

Handel: Alcina, Teatro Real Orchestra, Christopher Moulds (conductor), Teatro Real, Madrid, 1 & 2. 11. 2015 (JMI)

Photo Javier Real

Photo (c) Javier del Real

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A Monumental Bruckner Five from Skrowaczewski and LPO

04/11/2015

   Bruckner:  London Philharmonic Orchestra / Stanislav Skrowaczewski (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London 31 10 05 (GD)     Read more

NEW! Interview with Bertrand Chamayou

04/11/2015

INTERVIEW WITH BERTRAND CHAMAYOU

Bertrand Chamayou (c) Marco Borggreve

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Wexford Festival Ends with a Sprightly Production of Another Opera Rarity, Le Pré aux Clercs

03/11/2015

Hérold, Le Pré aux Clercs: Wexford Festival Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Jean-Luc Tingaud (conductor), National Opera House, Wexford, 29.10.2015 (JMI)

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Hérold’s Le Pré aux Clercs at Wexford (c) Clive Barda

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Beethoven Piano Concerto Cycle Crowns Chipping Campden’s 2016 Festival (May 8 – 21)

03/11/2015

Chipping

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William Christie Conducts Juilliard415 and Les Arts Florissants with Results that Amaze

03/11/2015

 Handel, Rameau and Bach: Juilliard415, William Christie (conductor),  Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 29.10.2015 (SSM)

(c) Richard Termine

(c) Richard Termine

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