Rameau: Les Surprises de l’Amour

http://www.theguardian.com/music/2014/jan/08/rameau-les-surprises-amour-review/print

Matthias Goerne — Mahler and Shostakovich, Wigmore Hall

At the Wigmore Hall, London, Matthias Goerne and Lief Ove Andsnes performed Mahler in a unique programme built around Shostakovich’s Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti, op 145 (1974).

Otello in Genoa

Forget Shakespeare, this was distinctly an Otello without the ‘h’. It was Italian melodramma to its core, the collaboration of its metteur en scËne Davide Livermore, wunderkind conductor Andrea Battistoni…

Les Contes d’Hoffmann in Lyon

Maybe there can be no bigger feat than making it through Les Contes d’Hoffmann in the Laurent Pelly version without a hitch or two.

From Student To Teacher: Marilyn Horne

http://www.classicalsinger.com/magazine/article.php?id=2691