Day 19 of the George Enescu Festival: Zemlinsky’s Der Zwerg

RomaniaRomania George Enescu Festival 2021 [3] – Zemlinsky, Der Zwerg: Soloists, Romanian Radio Academic Choir, Romanian Radio National Orchestra / Oleg Caetani (conductor). Sala Palatului, Bucharest, 15.9.2021. (SS)

(l-r) Oleg Caetani, Rodrick Dixon & Lucia Cesaroni in Der Zwerg (c) Andrei Gîndac

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Day 19 of the George Enescu Festival: Yuja Wang and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra

RomaniaRomania George Enescu Festival 2021 [2]: Yuja Wang (piano), Mahler Chamber Orchestra (concertmaster & leader: Matthew Truscott). Romanian Athenaeum, Bucharest, 15.9.2021. (SS)

Yuja Wang plays at the George Enescu Festival (c) Andrei Gîndac

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Magnificent Mahler’s Third Symphony inaugurates Zurich’s renovated Tonhalle

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Mahler: Wiebke Lehmkuhl (alto), Zürcher Sängerknaben (Konrad von Aarburg, Alphons von Aarburg, chorusmasters), Ladies of the Zürcher Sing-Akademie (chorusmaster Florian Helgath, Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Paavo Järvi (conductor). Tonhalle, Zurich, 16.9.2021. (JR)

Mahler 3 inaugurates the renovated Tonhalle (c) Gaetan Bally

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The Metropolitan Opera marks the anniversary of 9/11 with Verdi’s Requiem

United StatesUnited States Verdi’s Requiem – The Met Remembers 9/11: Ailyn Pérez (soprano), Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), Matthew Polenzani (tenor), Eric Owens (bass-baritone), Metropolitan Opera Chorus & Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor). Metropolitan Opera, New York, 11.9.2021. (RP)

Verdi’s Requiem at the Metropolitan Opera © Richard Termine/The Met

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