Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh Beach…… Probably Better in a Theatre

07/12/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach: Soloists, Chorus of Opera North, Chorus of the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Britten–Pears Orchestra / Stuart Bedford (conductor). Cinema screening of new DVD at The Hospital Club, Covent Garden, London, 4.12.2013. (JPr)

 

Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach

Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach

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Some Highlights and Many Longueurs in Verdi’s Sicilian Vespers

25/11/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, Les Vêpres siciliennes (in a new production by Stefan Herheim): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House conducted by Antonio Pappano. Broadcast to the Odeon Cinema, Chelmsford, Essex. 4.11.2013. (JPr)

LES VÊPRES SICILIENNES;

LES VÊPRES SICILIENNES;

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The Met’s Tosca Is Compelling To Watch On The Big Screen

11/11/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Puccini, Tosca: Soloists, chorus and orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera, New York, conducted by Riccardo Frizza. The Met Live in HD broadcast to the Odeon Cinema, Chelmsford,   9.11.2013. (JPr)

 

Tosca Patricia Racette as tosca roberto lagna-ascavaradossi-photo by ken howard

TOSCA:Patricia Racette as Tosca Roberto Alagna as Cavaradossi
Photo by Ken Howard

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Obscure Opera Boasts Bel Canto Stylist

02/11/2013

United StatesUnited States Gasparo Spontini, La Vestale: Soloists, Cercle de l’Harmonie, Chœur Aedes, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées (medici.tv broadcast), Paris. 23.10.2013 (RDA) Read more

Carlos Acosta’s Quest For The Don Quixote Of His Dreams

18/10/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Minkus (arr. Martin Yates), Don Quixote: Soloists, Corps de ballet and Royal Opera House Orchestra / Martin Yates (conductor). Broadcast to the Odeon Cinema, Chelmsford, Essex. 16.10.2013. (JPr)

 

Carlos Acosta (Basilio) (c) Johan Persson

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A Fine Eugene Onegin in HD from The Met

08/10/2013

United StatesUnited States Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Soloists, The Metropolitan Opera Chorus & Orchestra / Valery Gergiev (conductor). The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD,  5.10.2013. (RB) Read more

2001: A Space Odyssey: Live and on Film

08/10/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom 2001: A Space Odyssey Live: Philharmonia Orchestra and Voices, Benjamin Wallfisch (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 7.10.2013 (GDn) Read more

Royal Opera Returns to the Screen with Turandot

20/09/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Puccini, Turandot: Soloists, Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra / Henrik Nánási (conductor) in Andrei Serban’s 1984 production with designs by Sally Jacobs. Broadcast to The May Fair Hotel, Mayfair, London. 18.9.2013. (JPr)

LINDSTROM AS TURANDOT, BERTI AS CALAF (C) KENTON ROH

Lise Lindstrom (Turandot) & Marco Berti (Calaf) (c) Tristam Kenton/ROH

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