Table Of Contents: October 2017

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COMPOSER THOMAS ADÈS CONDUCTS THE MET PREMIERE OF THE EXTERMINATING ANGEL 

Vol. 82, No. 4

John Adams & Peter Sellars's The Girls of the Golden West | A Tale of Two Cities: Dresden and Leipzig | Conductor Christopher Allen | Jaap van Zweden's Hong Kong Ring | Iestyn Davies Sings at the Met and on Broadway | Sound Bites: Megan Mikailovna Samarin | Liner Notes: André Bishop


Features
Maestro Modern Christopher Allen thmb 1017Maestro Modern
Conductor Christopher Allen’s schedule this season includes operas by Donizetti, Verdi and Jennifer Higdon.
by F. Paul Driscoll 
Further Dimension thmb 1017Further Dimension
This month, composer Thomas Adès conducts the Met premiere of his new opera, The Exterminating Angel.
By William R. Braun
Photographs by Ball & Albanese
 
Departments
Recordings
In Review
Books
Sound Bites Megan Mikailovna Samarin thmb 1017Sound Bites: Megan Mikailovna Samarin
The mezzo sings Handel and Ricky Ian Gordon at HGO this season.
by F. Paul Driscoll 

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