Domingo as Cyrano de Bergerac in Madrid


SpainSpain Franco Alfano, Cyrano de Bergerac: Soloists, Madrid Symphony Orchestra, Coro Intermezzo, Pedro Halffter (conductor), Madrid Teatro Real, 10.5.2012 (JMI) Read more

A Life-Enhancing Magic Flute in Gothenburg


SwedenSweden   W.A. Mozart, The Magic Flute: Henrik Schaefer (conductor), Gothenburg Opera 12.5.2012 (NS) Read more

Seattle Madama Butterfly Shows Hand of Genius


United StatesUnited States  Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Seattle Opera, soloists, Julian Kovatchev (conductor), McCaw Hall, Seattle, 5 & 11/5/2012 (BJ) Read more

Gallant Indians, Worth a Trip to Toulouse


FranceFrance Jean-Philippe Rameau, Les Indes Galantes: Soloists, Les Talens Lyriques, Choeur du Capitole, Christophe Rousset (conductor), Capitole, Toulouse, 6.5.2012 (JMI) Read more

Pamplona Magic Flute Redux


SpainSpain Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Die Zauberflöte: Soloists, Symphony Orchestra of Navarre, Coro Intermezzo, Robert Reimer (conductor), El Baluarte, Pamplona 4.5.2012 (JMI) Read more

Oslo. Tristan. Poppycock!



NorwayNorway Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Soloists, Oslo Opera Orchestra, John Helmer Fiore (conductor), Oslo Opera, 18.3.2012 (JFL) Read more

Grand Forza at Teatro Colón


ArgentinaArgentina Verdi: La Forza del Destino (1869 version): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro Colón, Renato Palumbo (conductor), Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. 28.4.2012. (JSJ) Read more

Elisabetta Steals the Show in Houston’s “Maria Stuarda”


United StatesUnited States  Donizetti, Maria Stuarda: Soloists, Houston Grand Opera Orchestra and Chorus, Patrick Summers (Conductor), Houston Grand Opera, Houston, Texas, 29.4.2012 (AS) Read more

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