Soprano Cancels Carnegie Recital Debut

The Order in the Chaos of ‘Wozzeck’


Tragic Indeed ó An American Tragedy is yet another contemporary-opera-by-the-numbers rehash

OPERA HOT ó The Metís fall season

LUTOSLAWSKI: Twenty Polish Christmas Carols

Witold Lutos?awski (1913-94) composed vocal works throughout his career, and recording collects several pieces that involve female voices. His set of Twenty Polish Christmas Carols for soprano, womenís choir and orchestra is a late composition compiled between 1985 and 1989 and given its premiere in 1990.

Christmas with RenÈe and Bryn

Though singers have always recorded some of these arias and songs, it was young Leontyne Price who first started a trend by devoting a whole LP to the genre more than 45 years ago.

RACHMANINOV: The Miserly Knight

In its 2004 season Glyndebourne put on a double bill celebrating avarice ó Pucciniís Gianni Schicchi and the much-lesser known The Miserly Knight.

An Enjoyable Farce of an Operetta

National Opera chairman quits