Choreographed Giulio Cesare from ENO


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Handel, Giulio Cesare in Egitto: Soloists, Orchestra of the English National Opera, Christian Curnyn (conductor). The Coliseum, London, 1.10.2012 (MB) Read more

Opposites Attract in Birmingham Royal Ballet Triple Bill


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Opposites Attract: A triple bill of dance comprising Take Five (music/The Dave Brubeck Quartet; choreography/David Bintley) Lyric Pieces (music/Edvard Grieg; choreography/Jessica Lang) and Grosse Fuge (music/Beethoven; choreography/Hans Van Manen): Artists of the Birmingham Royal Ballet, the Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Koen Kessels (conductor), Birmingham Hippodrome, 26.9.2012. (GR) Read more

Jenufa in Zurich: an Auspicious Start to a New Era


SwitzerlandSwitzerland Janacek: Jenufa: Soloists, Philharmonia Zurich and Chorus of Zurich Opera (chorus master Ernst Raffelsberger), Fabio Luisi (conductor), Zurich Opera, 30.9.12 (JR) Read more

Vienna Festival Ballet’s Coppelia Abounds in the Feel-Good Factor


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Delibes, Coppelia: Vienna Festival Ballet, The Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham, 27.9.2012 (RJ)

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Delius’s Village Romeo and Juliet Gets a Rare London Outing


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Delius,  A Village Romeo and Juliet: Soloists, The London Chorus, The New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 25.9.2012. (JPr) Read more

New Estonian Ballet Capturing and Beautiful


EstoniaEstonia   Tauno Aints: Modigliani – the Cursed Artist:  Estonian National Opera Orchestra and Estonian National Ballet. Risto Joost (conductor). Estonian National Opera, Tallinn, 21.9.2012 Read more

Faust Butchered by Bertman – but Survives


EstoniaEstonia Gounod Faust. Soloists, Estonian National Opera Chorus and Orchestra, Vello Pähn (conductor). Estonian National Opera, Tallinn. 20.9. 2012 (Premiere) Read more

Don Carlo in Vienna


AustriaAustria G. Verdi, Don Carlo: Soloists, Vienna State Orchestra & Chorus, Franz Welser-Möst (conductor), Wiener Staatsoper, 10.9.2012 (JMI) Read more

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