Month: September 2008
Classic ‘Candide’ is a vibrant season opener
Deborah Voigt’s Bold Gambit
Les PÍcheurs de perles at the Washington National Opera
The second offering of the current WNO season is a San Diego Opera production of Georges Bizet’s Pearl Fishers (1863).
Cool Cavalli at Covent Garden ó La Calisto
Planet Earth laid waste by forces beyond our control, hunger and drought squeezing humanity out of existence whilst those in charge look on, laughing, lusting and concerned only with their own power struggles ñ does this sound familiar?
The new opera buff
Fleming Gala Opens the Metís Season
A daring return to simplicity
Analyzing music the digital way
Paerís Leonora from Bampton Classical Opera
Musically and dramatically Ferdinando Paerís Leonora and Beethovenís Fidelio might be said to belong respectively to pre- and post-revolutionary ages.