Mercadante: How Many Figaros are Enough?

03/04/2012

SpainSpain Saverio Mercadante, I Due Figaro: Soloists, Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini, Vienna Philharmonia Chorus, Riccardo Muti (conductor), Madrid Teatro Real, 30.3.2012 (JMI) Read more

Trifling with Die Zauberflöte

02/04/2012

ItalyItaly  Mozart, Die Zauberflöte: Teatro dell’Opera, Rome, 31.3.2012 (JB) Read more

Mascagni Double Bill Opens Juventus Lyrica’s 2012 Season

30/03/2012

ArgentinaArgentina  Mascagni, L’amico Fritz, Cavalleria Rusticana: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Juventus Lyrica, Antonio Maria Russo (conductor), Teatro Avenida, Buenos Aires. 23.3.2012. (JSJ) Read more

Handel is Alive and Well at Manchester’s Music Conservatoire

27/03/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel, Xerxes (sung in Italian with surtitles): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Northern College of Music/Roger Hamilton (conductor), Royal Northern College of Music Theatre, Manchester, 22.3.2012 (RJF) Read more

Vancouver’s Barber Survives Transplantation

22/03/2012

CanadaCanada  Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia: Vancouver Opera, soloists, Robert Tweten (conductor), Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia. 17.3.2012 (BJ) Read more

Unintentional Humor in Händel’s “Rinaldo” at Chicago Lyric

21/03/2012

United StatesUnited States  Händel, Rinaldo: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Harry Bicket (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 16.3.2012 (JLZ) Read more

Compelling Das Rheingold Launches Teatro Argentino’s First Ring Cycle

20/03/2012

ArgentinaArgentina  Wagner: Das Rheingold: Soloists and Orchestra of Teatro Argentino. Conductor: Alejo Pérez, Teatro Argentino, La Plata. 17.3.2012. (JSJ) Read more

A Foursome of Mimi Lucia Barcelona

20/03/2012

SpainSpain Giacomo Puccini: La bohème: Soloists, Orquestra and Chorus Gran Teatre del Liceu, Victor Pablo Pérez (conductor), Barcelona’s Liceu, 12, 13, 15, 16.3.2012 (JMI) Read more

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