New York’s Saint Thomas Church and Trinity Church Wall Street join forces for Bach’s St. Matthew Passion

United StatesUnited States Bach, St. Matthew Passion: Thomas Cooley (Evangelist), Jonathan Woody (Jesus), The Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys, The Choir of Trinity Wall Street, Trinity Youth Chorus, New York Baroque Incorporated, Trinity Baroque Orchestra / Dana Marsh (conductor). Saint Thomas Church, New York, 29.4.2022. (RP)

Thomas Cooley (Evangelist) © Scott Heins

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Metropolitan Opera announces a benefit concert for Ukraine on 14 March 2022

The Met has announced A Concert for Ukraine to take place on Monday, 14 March at 6:00pm ET Performance to offer solidarity for Ukrainian citizens under attack, with all ticket sales and other proceeds supporting relief efforts in Ukraine. Yannick Nézet-Séguin will lead the Met Orchestra and Chorus and star soloists in a 70-minute program … Read more

The George London Foundation awards top prizes to five exceptional aspiring opera singers

United StatesUnited States George London Foundation Awards Competition Finals: Soloists, Susanna Phillips (host), Michael Fennelly (piano). The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 25.2.2022. (RP)

Susanna Phillips (host), third from right, with 2022 George London Award winners (l to r) Erik Grendahl (baritone), Timothy Murray (baritone), Blake Denson (baritone), Megan Moore (mezzo-soprano) and Eric Ferring (tenor) © Jennifer Taylor

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