Three Remarkable Singers Lead the Cast of Anna Bolena

06/11/2018

Donizetti, Anna Bolena: Chorus of the Opéra National de Bordeaux, Orchestre National Bordeaux Aquitaine / Paul Daniel (conductor), Grand Théâtre, Bordeaux, 5.11.2018. (JMI)

Anna Bolena © M. Etxeverria

Anna Bolena © M. Etxeverria

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A Cellist Shines Among Alchemists in Ohio

05/11/2018

Pärt, Britten, Herbert, Dvořák, Enescu: Mark Kosower (cello), Canton Symphony Orchestra / Gerhardt Zimmermann (conductor), Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, Canton, Ohio. 27.10.2018. (TW)

Mark Kosower (c) Kim Bonggyun

Mark Kosower (c) Kim Bonggyun

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A Memorable New Staging of Disney’s Hunchback of Notre Dame

05/11/2018

Alan Menken, The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Soloists and Chorus of Gothenburg Opera, dancers, Gothenburg Opera Orchestra / Lars Kvensler (conductor), Gothenburg Opera main stage, 27.10.2018. (NS)

Esmeralda (Marsha Songcome) (c) Mats Bäcker

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Superb Dancing in Alonzo King’s Poetic Sutra

05/11/2018

Zakir Hussain and Sabir Khan, Sutra: Alonzo King LINES Ballet/Alonzo King (choreographer), Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, 2.11.2018. (JRo)

Adji Cissoko, Alonzo King LINES Ballet © Chris Hardy

Adji Cissoko, Alonzo King LINES Ballet © Chris Hardy

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Jiří Heřman’s Edgy and Grand Libuše Celebrates 100 Years of Czech Statehood

31/10/2018

Smetana, Libuše: Soloists, National Theatre Brno Chorus and Orchestra / Robert Kružík (conductor), Brno Exhibition Centre – Pavilion P, Brno, 28.10.2018. (RP)

Czech Presidents T. G. Masaryk and Václav Havel in Smetana’s Libuše
© National Theatre Brno

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Berg and Webern Triumph Over Schoenberg

31/10/2018

Webern, Berg, Schoenberg: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / Ingo Metzmacher (conductor), Cleveland, Ohio, 25.10.2018. (MSJ)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

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Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider and Philippe Jordan Collaborate to Fine Effect in Szymanowski

31/10/2018

 Mussorgsky, Szymanowski, and Tchaikovsky: Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (violin), London Symphony Orchestra / Philippe Jordan (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 25.10.2018. (MB)

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

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A New Kevin Puts Suite Carries an Emotional Charge

29/10/2018

Anna Clyne, Lalo, Kevin Puts, R. Strauss: Ray Chen (violin), San Francisco Symphony / Cristian Măcelaru (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 25.10.2018. (HS)

Kevin Puts (c) David White

Kevin Puts (c) David White

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