Something to sing about

Splendor of ‘Giovanni’ too short

Wexford Opera Festival, Der Silbersee, Pulcinella/Arlecchino, Johnstown Castle, Wexford

The Jussi Björling Series: rare opera recordings from Stockholm

“We’ll discuss the greatest tenor in history, Jussi Björling, and his astounding voice.”


I was never much impressed by the Russian performances of this most famous of Rubinstein’s
many operas.

HANDEL: Israel in Egypt

Israel in Egypt, an oratorio in two parts (HWV 54).

“La Traviata” from the Volksoper Wien

In Verdi’s beloved opera, love does not conquer all but the sweet-taste of what “might have been” lingers on our lips forever when we think of the beautiful Violetta.

Arizona Opera’s Susannah ó A Naive Story Dilutes an Impressive Production

Arizona Opera ended its 2006/07 season with a tightly-knit, well-tuned presentation of Carlisle Floyd’s Susannah, his best known opera that has enjoyed numerous productions since its New York City Opera debut in 1956.

Opera’s Dynamic Duo