In Review

November 2012

OPERA NEWS's critics travel the globe to bring you the latest reviews of operas from every corner of the opera-going world, from New York to Milan, London to Chicago, San Francisco to Berlin, Vienna to Houston.


North America

ANNANDALE ON HUDSON, NYHenry VIII 
Bard Music Festival 
8/19/12
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ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSONLe Roi Malgré Lui
Bard SummerScape
8/1/12

PORTLAND, MEMadame Butterfly
PORTopera
7/25/12

HIGHLAND PARK, ILDie Zauberflöte (8/18/12) & Idomeneo (8/19/12)
Ravinia Festival
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SANTA BARBARA, CAThe Rake's Progress
Music Academy of the West
8/3/12

SANTA FEMaometto II (8/2/12), King Roger (8/3/12), Les Pêcheurs de Perles (7/31/12), Arabella (8/1/12)
Santa Fe Opera

SEATTLETurandot
Seattle Opera
8/4/12
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VIENNA, VAThe Rake's Progress
Wolf Trap Opera Company
8/5/12

International

BAYREUTHDer Fliegende Holländer
Bayreuth Festival
7/31/12

EDINBURGHTristan und Isolde (8/15/12), The Makropulos Case (8/11/12), David et Jonathas (8/17/12)
Edinburgh International Festival
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GLYNDEBOURNEL’Heure Espagnole & L’Enfant et les Sortileges
Glyndebourne Festival
8/4/12

MONTPELLIERThérèse (7/21/12) & Life for the Tsar (7/23/12)
Festival de Radio France et Montpellier
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MUNICHGötterdämmerung
Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich Opera Festival
7/8/12

ORANGELa Bohème (7/7/12), Turandot (7/28/12)
Chorégies d'Orange

PESAROMatilde di Shabran (8/11/12) & Il Signor Bruschino (8/12/12)
Rossini Opera Festival
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SALZBURGDas Labyrinth
Salzburg Festival
8/9/12
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SALZBURGDie Soldaten
Salzburg Festival
8/20/12
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SALZBURGDie Zauberflöte (8/13/12), La Bohème (8/13/12), Carmen (8/14/12), Ariadne auf Naxos (8/15/12)
Salzburg Festival

Concerts and Recitals

LENOX, MAGerald Finley & Julius Drake (8/2/12) & Gerald Finley, Lorin Maazel & Boston Symphony Orchestra (8/3/12)
Tanglewood Music Festival
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MUNICHJoyce DiDonato & David Zobel (7/14/12); Simon Keenlyside & Malcolm Martineau (7/16/12)
Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich Opera Festival
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NEW YORK CITYDido and Aeneas
Mark Morris & MMDG Music Ensemble | Mostly Mozart
8/22/12
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NEW YORK CITYAnthony Roth Costanzo & International Contemporary Ensemble
Park Avenue Armory | Mostly Mozart Festival
8/12/12
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NEW YORK CITYBeethoven's Second Symphony & Haydn's "Lord Nelson" Mass
Yannick Nézet-Séguin & Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Concert Chorale of New York | Mostly Mozart Festival
8/4/12
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NEW YORK CITYLawrence Brownlee, Nelson Freire, Louis Langrée & Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Mostly Mozart Festival
7/31/12
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