Dancer Demonstrates Strength and Vulnerability

02/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Stravinsky/Meryl Tankard, The Oracle: Paul White (dancer), Philharmonia Orchestra/ Esa-Pekka Salonen (recorded), Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 31.5.2013. (JO’D) Read more

DiDonato Triumphs as Lady of the Lake

29/05/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Rossini, La donna del lago: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, conducted by Michele Mariotti. Live broadcast to the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, London, 27.5.2013. (JPr) Read more

Dresden’s La Cenerentola Enchants and Entertains

28/05/2013

 

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GermanyGermany Rossini: La Cenerentola: Soloists, Men of the Saxon State Opera Choir, Saxon Staatskapelle Dresden / Henrik Nánási (conductor), Semper Opera House, Dresden, Germany, 23.5. 2013 (MC) Read more

Controversial Zurich Production of Don Giovanni Upsets Traditionalists

28/05/2013

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Mozart: Don Giovanni: Soloists,Chorus of the Zurich Opera, Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich, conducted by Robin Ticciati, Zurich Opera, Zurich. 26.5.2013. (JR)

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Salzburg, Stravinsky: Dancing for the Daft

25/05/2013

AustriaAustria I. Stravinsky, Le sacre et al.: Soloists, Mariinsky Orchestra, Chorus, & Ballet, Valery Gergiev (conductor), Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 19.5.2013 (JFL) Read more

An Intelligent and Powerful Lohengrin WNO Can Be Proud of

25/05/2013

  United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wagner, Lohengrin: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera, Lothar Koenigs (conductor), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 23.05.2013. Premiere. (GPu) Read more

Tale of Witchcraft Told in Dance

24/05/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Albicastro, Albinoni, Tartini, Valentini, Vivaldi, Witch-hunt (Hexenhatz): Bern Ballett, Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 22.5.2013. (JO’D) Read more

Tristan in Helsinki – lyrical beauty and deep emotions

22/05/2013

FinlandFinland Wagner Tristan und Isolde:  Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Finnish National Opera, Helsinki, Pinchas Steinberg (conductor). Finnish National Opera 17.5.2013 (Premiere) (GF) Read more

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