Student Singers Shine in L’Enfant et les sortilèges

28/04/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Poulenc and Ravel:Stephen Mangan (actor), Members of the Royal Academy of Music, Jean-Baptiste Barrière (video), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 26.4.2013 (MB) Read more

Strong Performance by Scottish Opera of Wagner’s Dutchman

18/04/2013

Wagner, The Flying Dutchman: Soloists and Orchestra of Scottish Opera, Chorus of The Flying Dutchman / Francesco Corti (conductor), Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 16.4.2013 (SRT) Read more

3D Specs Fail to Rescue Sunken Garden

15/04/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Van der Aa, Sunken Garden:Cast and Orchestra of English National Opera / André de Ridder (conductor), Barbican Theatre, London, 12.4.13 (CC) Read more

Chorus Inject Colour into Monochrome Nabucco

02/04/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, Nabucco: Soloists, Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Nicola Luisotti (conductor), Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 30.3.2013 (CC) Read more

Powerful Boccanegra from ETO Despite Cast Changes

26/03/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, Simon Boccanegra: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English Touring Opera / Michael Rosewall (conductor), Northcott Theatre, Exeter, 20.3.2013. (AB) Read more

Stylish Cosi fan Tutte from English Touring Opera

24/03/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Cosi fan Tutte: Soloists and Orchestra of English Touring Opera / James Burton (conductor), Northcott Theatre, Exeter, 18.3.2013 Read more

Britten’s Rape of Lucretia a Problematical Experience

21/03/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, The Rape of Lucretia: Soloists, Instrumental Ensemble of Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama / David Jones (conductor), Richard Burton Theatre, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 14.3.2013 (GPu) Read more

Welsh Follow Sporting Success with Brilliant Puccini Performance

20/03/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus of Welsh National Opera, Frédéric Chaslin (conductor), Venue Cymru (North Wales Theatre), Llandudno, 16.3.2013 (RJF)  Read more

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