An Opportunity to Reassess Britten’s Coronation Opera

22/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, Gloriana: Soloists, Royal Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Paul Daniel (conductor). Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 20.6.2013 (MB) Read more

Fine Production of Death in Venice by Gardner and ENO

20/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, Death in Venice: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the English National Opera / Edward Gardner (conductor). Coliseum, London, 14.6.2013 (MB) Read more

Opera North Continues Ring Cycle Triumph with Siegfried

18/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Wagner, Siegfried: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Richard Farnes (conductor), Town Hall,  Leeds, 15.6.2013 (JL) Read more

Precise Diction and Characterisation in Pirates of Penzance

15/06/2013

Gilbert & Sullivan, The Pirates of Penzance: Scottish Opera & D’Oyly Carte Opera Company / Derek Clark (conductor), Opera House, Manchester, England 11.6.2013 (RJW) Read more

Rhythmic Vitality and Artistic Licence in Garsington’s Entführung

12/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Die Entführung aus dem Serail:  Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Garsington Opera/William Lacey (conductor), Wormsley, 9.6.2013 (RJF) Read more

Garsington Gives Rossini’s Maometto II its British Premiere

12/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Rossini, Maometto II: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra  of Garsington Opera / David Parry (conductor). Wormsley. (RJF)  Read more

Glyndebourne’s Amusing Figaro Has a 1960s Look

11/06/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro: Soloists, The Glyndebourne Chorus and The London Philharmonic Orchestra / Jérémie Rhorer (conductor), Glyndebourne Opera Theatre, Sussex, 8.6.2013 (MMB) Read more

Heritage Opera’s Barber Delights and Entertains

10/06/2013

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Rossini: The Barber of Seville: Heritage Opera, Lowther Pavillion, Lytham, Lancashire, 7.6 2013. (MC) Read more

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