Manchester’s Grand Duke Comes to Buxton

01/08/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Gilbert & Sullivan, The Grand Duke: Manchester University Gilbert & Sullivan Society / James Hendry, (conductor),  Buxton G&S Festival, Pavilion Theatre, Buxton, England,  28.7.2013  (RJW)

 

Buxton MUGSS GrandDuke Photo Charles Smith

Buxton MUGSS Grand Duke
Photo: Andrew Simner & Jonathan Hunter

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Good Staging and Choreography in Buxton’s Pirates

01/08/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Gilbert & Sullivan, The Pirates of Penzance: G & S Opera Company/Andrew Nicklin (conductor), John Savournin (director & choreographer), Buxton Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, Opera House, Buxton, 28.7.2013 (RJW)

G&S Pirates 29.7.13

G&S Pirates. Photo Credit Charles Smith

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PROM 19: Fine Singing and Orchestral Playing in Wagner’s Tristan

29/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 19.Wagner,Tristan and Isolde: Soloists, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 27.7.13 (RB)

Prom 19:Photo Chris Christodoulou

Prom 19:Photo Chris Christodoulou

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PROM 18:The Third Thrilling Instalment of The Ring at The Proms

28/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 18. Wagner Siegfried: Soloists, Berlin Staatskapelle, Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 26.7.2013 (CC)

Prom 18 Photo Credit: BBC/ Chris Christodoulou_1

Prom 18 Photo Credit: BBC/ Chris Christodoulou

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Dutchman Causes a Stir in Rural Dorset

28/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wagner, Der Fliegende Holländer: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Dorset Opera / Jeremy Carnall (conductor), Coade Theatre, Bryanston School, Blandford Forum, 25.7.2013. (RJ) Read more

PROM 15: Wonderful Playing from Staatskapelle Berlin in Die Walküre

24/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 15: Wagner, Die Walküre: Soloists, Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.7.2013. (JPr)

 

Die Walküre Prom 15  Photo -BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Die Walküre
Prom 15 Photo -BBC/Chris Christodoulous

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PROM 14: Barenboim’s Impressive Rheingold Augurs Well for Rest of Ring Cycle

23/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  PROM 14. Wagner: Das Rheingold (concert performance, sung in German): Soloists, Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 22.7.2013. (GD)

 

Aga Mikolaj, Anna Lapkovskaja and Maria Gortsevskaya as the Rhinemaidens in Wagner’s Das Rheingold at the BBC Proms

Aga Mikolaj, Anna Lapkovskaja and Maria Gortsevskaya as the Rhinemaidens in Wagner’s Das Rheingold at the BBC Proms
Copyright: BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Magical Love Potions in Holland Park

23/07/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Donizetti L’Elisir D’amore: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera Holland Park / Stephen Higgins (conductor), Holland Park, London, 20.7.13. (RB) Read more

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