Excellent Eugene Onegin Let Down by Lacklustre Conducting

12/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Soloists, Royal Opera Chorus (chorus master: Renato Balsadonna), Orchestra of the Royal Opera House / Robin Ticciati (conductor). Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 11.2.2013 (MB) Read more

Stylish Performance of Radamisto in London

12/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel, Radamisto (revised, 1720 version) Soloists and English Concert/Harry Bicket (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 10.2.13 (CC) Read more

Luminous Orchestral Playing in WNO’s Striking Lulu

11/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Berg, Lulu: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Lothar Koenigs (conductor), (premiere), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 8.2.2013 (GPu) Read more

Impressive Start to Belarus Opera’s UK Tour

07/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Puccini, La Bohème: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Grand Opera of Belarus, Victor Ploskina (conductor), Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham, 5.2.2013. (RJ) Read more

Stripped Down, Fast Paced Traviata at ENO

05/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, La traviata (sung in English): Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English National Opera/Michael Hofstetter. (conductor), London Coliseum, 2.2.12 (CC) Read more

Imaginative New La Clemenza from Opera North

04/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, La Clemenza di Tito: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Douglas Boyd, (Conductor) Grand Theatre, Leeds, 31.1.2013 (JL) Read more

Impressive Young Talent in Britten’s Dream

02/02/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Soloists and Chorus of Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Orchestra of Scottish Opera, Timothy Dean (conductor). King’s Theatre, Edinburgh, 01.2.2013 (SRT) Read more

A Storming Otello from Opera North

18/01/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, Otello: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Opera North, Richard Farnes (Conductor), Grand Theatre,  Leeds, 16.1.2013 (JL) Read more

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