A Winning Fille du Régiment at Covent Garden


 United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Donizetti, La Fille du Régiment: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/Yves Abel(conductor, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 19.4.2012 (CC) Read more

ENO Sets an Example in Staging Wolfgang Rihm Chamber Opera


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wolfgang Rihm, Jakob Lenz: Soloists, Members of Orchestra of the English National Opera / Alexander Ingram (conductor). Hampstead Theatre, 19.4.2012 (MB) Read more

Rigoletto by Satellite


ItalyItaly   Verdi, Rigoletto: (from London via satellite),Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), screened at the cinema piccolissimo, Ciampino, 17.3.2012 (JB) Read more

Heritage Opera Gives Very Satisfying Account of Rigoletto


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Verdi: Rigoletto: Heritage Opera, Jonathan Ellis (pianist/musical director), Preston Minster,  13.4.2012 (MC) Read more

Touring Barber of Seville Uplifts Despite Budget Restraints


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Rossini, The Barber of Seville: Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus of English Touring Opera, Timothy Carey (conductor), Theatre Royal, York, 3.4.2012 (JL) Read more

Thirteen Years On Gergiev Returns with a Masterful Parsifal


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wagner, Parsifal: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Mariinsky Opera, Valery Gergiev (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 3.4.2012. (JPr) Read more

Rigoletto at the Royal Opera House


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Verdi, Rigoletto: Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus of Royal Opera / John Eliot Gardiner (conductor),  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 30.3.2012. (JPr) Read more

Ex-Lover Dumps Gunman Aristocrat – English Touring Opera’s Eugene Onegin


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English Touring Opera,  Northcott Theatre, Exeter, 21.3.2012 (BK) Read more

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