Mahler’s Music Used for an Enthralling Snow White


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Ballet Preljocaj’s Snow White, choreography by Angelin Preljocaj: Soloists and Company of Ballet Preljocaj. Sadler’s Wells, London, 10.5.2012. (JPr) 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

Anthony Minghella’s Madam Butterfly at ENO


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Puccini, Madam Butterfly: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English National Opera, conducted by Oleg Caetani. The London Coliseum, London, 8.5.2012. (JPr) 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

Veteran – Even Vintage – La bohème Still Satisfies at Covent Garden


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Puccini, La bohème: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of The Royal Opera. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov. Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 30.4.2012.  (JPr) Read more

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