Testaments: an exceptional evening of song from the Brooklyn Art Song Society

United StatesUnited States Various: Michael Brofman (piano), Stanichka Dimitrova (violin), Michael Kelly (baritone), Brian Mextorf (baritone), Alexandra Nowakowski (soprano), Sofia Nowik (cello), Renate Rohlfing (piano). Brooklyn Art Song Society, First Unitarian Church of Brooklyn, Brooklyn, 4.2.2022. (RP)

Testaments © Joan Chiverton

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Tenor Anthony Ciaramitaro is the star of a new Ricky Ian Gordon opera, The Garden of the Finzi-Continis

United StatesUnited States Gordon, The Garden of the Finzi-Continis: Soloists, New York City Opera Orchestra / James Lowe (conductor). Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City Opera & The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, New York, 30.1.2022. (RP)

Anthony Ciaramitaro (Giorgio) © Steven Pisano

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Authentic Selves [1]: Anthony Roth Costanzo and Justin Vivian Bond with the New York Philharmonic

United StatesUnited States Various: Anthony Roth Costanzo (countertenor), Justin Vivian Bond (vocalist), Daniel Schlosberg (piano), Alexander Vaz (guitar), Spencer Murphy (electric bass), New York Philharmonic / Jaap van Zweden (conductor). Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall, New York, 29.1.2022. (RP)

Joel Thompson, Anthony Ross Costanzo and Jaap van Zweden © Chris Lee

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Masterclasses with Anthony Roth Costanzo and Hartmut Höll as Renée Fleming’s SongStudio returns to Carnegie Hall

United StatesUnited States SongStudio: Renée Fleming (host & artistic director), Anthony Roth Costanzo (countertenor), Hartmut Höll (piano) and Isabel Leonard (mezzo-soprano). Carnegie Hall, New York, 17-22.1.2022. (RP)

Kathryn Henry (soprano) with Renée Fleming © Stephanie Berger

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The Townhouse Series: free chamber-music streams, lovingly curated by composer/pianist Daniel Schlosberg

United StatesUnited States The Townhouse Series: Angel Blue (soprano), Dashon Burton (baritone), Anthony Roth Costanzo (countertenor), Toyin Spellman-Diaz (oboe), Clare Monfredo (cello), David Shifrin (clarinet), Daniel Schlosberg (piano), Cantata Profana, The Merz Trio. The Frederick R. Koch Foundation Townhouse, New York, 13-19.12.2021. (RP) (The entire series is available for streaming on the Foundation’s website, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Vimeo.)

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