My Caccini Runneth Over

United StatesUnited States The Morgan Library and Museum in partnership with the Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Opera Series – Francesca Caccini, La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall’Isola d’Alcina: Soloists, Boston Early Music Festival Vocal Ensemble, Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Ensemble (Robert Mealy [concertmaster]) / Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs (music directors), Gilder Lehrman Hall of the Morgan Library and Museum, New York City, 26.11.2018. (CP)

BEMF’s La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall’Isola d’Alcina (c) Kathy Wittman

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Early Donizetti Opera in a Production that Ranges from Drama to Farce

ItalyItaly Donizetti Opera Festival [2]: Enrico di BorgognaAcademia Montis Regalis, Donizetti Opera Chorus / Alessandro de Marchi (conductor), Teatro Sociale, Bergamo, 25.11.2018. (JMI)

Enrico di Borgogna © W. Vitale

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Kamara.hu 2018 Chamber Music Festival

HungaryHungary Kamara.hu 2018 Chamber Music Festival – Various composers: Various performers, Solti Hall, Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest. 15-17.11.2018. (SS)

Heinz Holliger, Dénes Várjon, Izabella Simon & Liszt Academy String Orchestra
(c) Liszt Academy/András Dimény

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Counterpoise Present a Flawed Alma Mahler and a Raging Bull Kokoschka

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music and Kokoschka’s Doll: Hampstead Arts Festival, St. John’s Downshire Hill, 13.11.2018. (JPr)

The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music
Rozanna Madylus & Sir John Tomlinson © Tony Nandi

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Vancouver New Music’s Quartetti Festival: Recharging the Contemporary String Quartet

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CanadaCanada Vancouver New Music’s Quartetti Festival: Black Dog String Quartet (Canada), Quatuor Bozzini (Canada), JACK Quartet (USA), Quartetto Maurice (Italy), Penderecki String Quartet (Canada), Quartetto Noûs (Italy), Mivos Quartet (USA), The Annex, Vancouver, 18-20.10.2018. (RK)

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