Newly Discovered Song by Alma Mahler to be Performed in Oxford and Newbury

22/02/2018

Kokoschka’s Doll and The Art of Love, incorporating Einsamer Gang will be performed in Oxford and Newbury

Alma Mahler

It is well known that in addition to the fourteen songs by Alma Mahler published in her lifetime, several dozen more – perhaps as many as one hundred – were written and have been lost or destroyed. One of those ‘lost’ songs, Einsamer Gang (Lonely Walk), has recently been discovered and will be given its UK premiere performances by Rozanna Madylus and Counterpoise at the Wagner 1900 conference in Oxford (April) and at the Newbury Spring Festival (May). Read more

World Premiere by Novaya Opera of Pushkin – The Opera in the Theatre in the Woods

22/02/2018

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PUSHKIN – THE OPERA

STAGED WORLD PREMIERE GIVEN BY MOSCOW’S NOVAYA OPERA AT GRANGE PARK OPERA, SURREY: 11-12 JULY 2018 Read more

Chelsea Opera Group to Perform Rossini’s Mosè in Egitto at Cadogan Hall

16/02/2018

 

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Chelsea Opera Group present a concert  performance of Rossini’s Mosè in Egitto (1818-19) at the Cadogan Hall, Saturday 24th February 2018
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Dartington International Summer School & Festival’s 70th

16/02/2018

Dartington International Summer School & Festival Announces its 70th Anniversary Programme

Playing in the courtyard (c) Terry Jeavons

Internationally-renowned Dartington Summer School & Festival has released the course programme for its 70th Anniversary Summer School and Festival, curated by the pianist Joanna MacGregor, that will run from 28 July to 25 August, 2018. As usual, the Festival will be centered around Dartington Hall, the 14th century Grade1listed country estate located in Totnes, Devon. Read more

The Cleveland Orchestra’s 2018 Blossom Music Festival

14/02/2018

2018 Blossom Music Festival – 3 July to 2 September

This summer, the 2018 Blossom Music Festival will travel into its second half-century with concerts by the Cleveland Orchestra and others. The festival’s open-sided pavilion, located adjacent to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park near Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, provides a very different acoustic from the orchestra’s regular season home at Severance Hall, and gives the ensemble a chance to work with a more expansive sound.

Blossom Music Festival (Photo: Roger Mastroianni)

Blossom Music Festival (c) Roger Mastroianni

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UPDATED! The Winner of the Glyndebourne Opera Cup and Glyndebourne in 2018

12/02/2018

Major new international singing competition launched by Glyndebourne

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Website http://www.glyndebourne.com/

UPDATE: 

AND THE WINNER IS … SAMANTHA HANKEY

Samantha Hankey and Dame Janet Baker at Glyndebourne Opera Cup final (c) Richard Hubert Smith

The first winner of the Glyndebourne Opera Cup was decided tonight (24 March) as the new international singing competition reached its closing stage at Glyndebourne.

Mezzo-soprano Samantha Hankey, 25, from the USA, was crowned the overall winner, receiving £15,000 and the guarantee of a role within five years at one of the top opera houses represented on the competition jury. Read more

A Celebration of the Work of Dai Fujikura at Wigmore Hall on 17 February

06/02/2018

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Dai Fujikura Portrait

Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London W1U 2BP

Saturday 17th February 2018, 7.30pm

Box Office: Tickets are available priced from £15 – £37 from https://wigmore-hall.org.uk/.  Ticket bookings are subject to a £2 booking fee.

Twitter: @wigmore_hall, @AvexRecitals, @daifujikura

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LA Opera’s 2018/19 Season

02/02/2018

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