Opera Buenos Aires in 2019 – Largely Traditional

12/12/2018

Teatro Colón’s 2019 season

Enrique Arturo Diemecke, Teatro Colón’s artistic & production director-general
presents the 2019 season (c) Teatro Colón/Juan José Bruzza

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Dartington Choir’s Double Christmas Delight

12/12/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Ryba, Handel: Milly Forrest (soprano), Julieth Lozano (soprano), Robert Jenkins (tenor), Julian Chou-Lambert (baritone), Dartington Community Choir, Dartington Sinfonietta / Simon Capet (conductor). Great Hall, Dartington, 9.12.2018 (PRB)

Dartington Community Choir and Sinfonietta (c) Philip R Buttall

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O’Sullivan, Sambé, Nuñez and Muntagirov Transcend the Routine in The Royal Ballet’s Familiar The Nutcracker

11/12/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker (choreography by Peter Wright): Soloists, corps de ballet, London Oratory Junior Choir, Schola Cantorum of the London Oratory School and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Barry Wordsworth (conductor). Recorded at the Royal Opera House on 3 December and screened at Everyman Cinema, Chelmsford, Essex, 10.12.2018. (JPr)

Clara (Anna Rose O’Sullivan) and Hans-Peter (Marcelino Sambé)
in The Nutcracker Act I (c) Alistair Muir

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Solomon’s Knot Give a Superb Celebration of Christmas in Leipzig

11/12/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Christmas in Leipzig – Music by Schelle, Kuhnau and Bach: Solomon’s Knot. Milton Court Concert Hall, London, 10.12.2018. (CC)

Solomon’s Knot (c) Gerard Collett

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Turnage’s Edgy and Provocative Greek at BAM

11/12/2018

United StatesUnited States Turnage, Greek: Soloists, Members of the Orchestra of Scottish Opera / Stuart Stratford (conductor), BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, New York, 8.12.2018. (RP)

Allison Cook, Susan Bullock & Andrew Shore in Greek © Richard Termine

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Radvanovsky’s Performance as Tosca Is the Highlight of the Deutsche Oper’s Vintage Production

11/12/2018

GermanyGermany Puccini, Tosca: Deutsche Oper Chorus, Kinderchor and Orchestra / Ivan Repušić (conductor), Deutsche Oper Berlin, 9.12.2018. (JMI)

Deutsche Oper’s Tosca © B. Stöss

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Sweeney Todd, like his Customers and Meat Pies, Goes Down a Treat in Zurich

11/12/2018

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Sondheim, Sweeney Todd: Soloists, Chorus of Zurich Opera, Philharmonia Zurich / David Charles Abell (conductor), Zurich Opera 9.12.2018. (JR)

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RNCM’s Winning Policy Blends Experience with Youth in Suor Angelica

11/12/2018

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Puccini, Suor Angelica: Soloists, Royal Northern College of Music Opera Chorus and Orchestra / Martin André (conductor). RNCM Opera Theatre. Manchester, 7.12.2018. (RJF)

Linda Richardson (Suor Angelica) & ensemble (c) Robert Workman

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