A Seldom Performed Schubert Opera has its La Scala Premiere

20/06/2018

Schubert, Fierrabras: Teatro alla Scala Chorus and Orchestra / Daniel Harding (conductor), Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 19.6.2018. (JMI)

Fierrabras © Brescia/Amisano/Teatro alla Scala

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Trojan Women Brings Korean Storytelling and Greek Epic to the Wiener Festwochen

20/06/2018

Ong Keng Sen, Bae Sam-sik, Ahn Sook-sun, Jung Jae-il: Trojan Women. Soloists and chorus of the National Theater of Korea / National Changgeuk Company of Korea. Guest performance of the Wiener Festwochen at the Theater an der Wien, Vienna. 18.6.2018. (SS)

National Theater of Korea’s Trojan Women

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A Rather Disappointing Recital to Mark Peter Donohoe 65th Birthday

20/06/2018

Scriabin, Ravel, Mozart, Schubert: Peter Donohoe (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 18.6.2018. (CC)

Peter Donohoe © Sussie Ahlburg

Peter Donohoe © Sussie Ahlburg

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A Convincing Fidelio Returns to La Scala

20/06/2018

Beethoven, Fidelio: Teatro all Scala Orchestra and Chorus / Myung-Whun Chung (conductor), Teatro alla Scala, Milan, 18.6.2018. (JMI)

Fidelio. Credit: Brescia/Amisano, Teatro alla Scala

La Scala’s Fidelio (c) Brescia/Amisano/Teatro alla Scala

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A Highly Imaginative Organ Recital by Richard Gowers

18/06/2018

‘Germans at Westminster Abbey’ – Bach, Wagner, Liszt, and Strauss: Richard Gowers (organ), Westminster Abbey, London, 17.6.2018. (MB)

Richard Gowers

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A Deeply Disappointing La bohème at the Royal Opera House

18/06/2018

Puccini, La bohème: Soloists, Tiffin Boys’ Choir, Tiffin’s Children’s Chorus, Royal Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Nicola Luisotti (conductor). Royal Opera House, London, 16.6.2018. (MB)

Richard Jones’s La bohème (c) Catherine Ashmore

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An Orchestral Reinterpretation of a Bowie Classic

18/06/2018

David Bowie, Black Star: Maya Beiser (cello), Donny McCaslin Band, Ensemble LPR / Evan Ziporyn (conductor), Central Park Summerstage. New York, NY. 9.6.2018. (DS) Read more

Exploring Mediterranean Staples from Centuries Ago

18/06/2018

Tarantella! Rhythms of the Old Mediterranean: Amanda Powell (soprano and guest co-director), Brian Kay (plucked instruments and guest co-director), Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (co-director), Bath United Church of Christ, Akron, Ohio, 12.6.2018. (MSJ)

Members of Apollo's Fire: photo credit - Erica Brenner Productions, (courtesy of Apollo's Fire)

Members of Apollo’s Fire: photo credit – Erica Brenner Productions, (courtesy of Apollo’s Fire)

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