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The Romance of Opera
HENRY STEWART puts an operatic spin on the most obvious Valentine’s Day gifts with these ten ideas.
HENRY STEWART dissects Bizet's ubiquitous tragedy, so it'll be fresh for your first listen or your three-thousandth.
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Road Show: Ailyn Pérez in London
The American soprano talks to ERIC MYERS about her favorite haunts in the British capital.
Better with a Band
SYLVIA L’ÉCUYER travels to Stockholm, where the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra was awarded the Birgit Nilsson Prize.
HELEN SHEEHY visits Tony-winning director Darko Tresnjak, who returns to Los Angeles Opera this month for
The Ghosts of Versailles
STEPHEN HASTINGS checks in with mezzo-soprano Daniela Barcellona, who sings Malcolm in the Met’s
Donna del Lago
The Mozart Effect
Bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, the scene-stealing Leporello in Don Giovanni at the Met, has a passion for Mozart. FRED COHN reports.
La Donna del Lago
has its Met premiere this month. WILLIAM R. BRAUN reflects on the musical atmosphere that makes this charming romance stand alone among Rossini’s operas.
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This month, Catherine Martin brings her distinctive mezzo to the role of Sister Helen Prejean in Dayton Opera performances of
Dead Man Walking
The fledgling Opera San Antonio featured a gleaming Patricia Racette in the soprano's first staged role-debut as Strauss's willful, adolescent princess, Salome.
The Royal Opera’s new production of Monteverdi’s
, staged at North London's Roundhouse, marked the first time that the company had presented this earliest of great operas.
February 2015 — VOL. 79, NO. 8
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