Table Of Contents: March 2017

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MAESTRO YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN: THE MET'S MUSIC DIRECTOR DESIGNATE

Vol. 81, No. 9

Louis Riel Storms Toronto
• Minnesota Opera's Dinner at Eight
• The Luminous Soprano: Marina Rebeka
• Road Show: Paulo Szot in Marseilles
• Sound Bites: Scott Conner
• Operapedia: Turandot 


Features
2020 Vision thmb 3172020 Vision
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the Met’s music director designate, has big plans for the company. Next month he leads Der Fliegende Holländer in New York.
by David J. Baker.
Photographs by Dario Acosta 
Luminous Thumbnail 317Luminous
Soprano Marina Rebeka, who shines in whatever role she sings, returns to the Met this spring as Donna Elvira.
by Adam Wasserman.
Photographs by Dario Acosta 
Community Organizer thmb 317Community Organizer
David DiChiera, the pioneering spirit behind Michigan Opera Theatre, has changed Detroit’s cultural landscape.
by Matthew Sigman.
Rebel returns thmb 317A Rebel Returns
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Canadian Opera Company celebrates the fiftieth anniversary of Harry Somers’s Louis Riel.
by Patrick Dillon. 
Road Show Paulo Szot thmb 317Road Show: Paulo Szot in Marseilles
The Brazilian-born baritone loves the French seaport city.
by Mario Mercado. 
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This month Minnesota Opera presents a world premiere by William Bolcom.
by James Robinson. 
Departments
Recordings
In Review
Books Callas Book Cover 317 Books
A book devoted to pictures of Maria Callas pays tribute to the twentieth century’s leading soprano.
Noteworthy thmb 317Noteworthy & Now
by Maria Mazzaro.
Luncheon Graham Riegler thmb 317 Metropolitan Opera Guild Luncheon 2016
Photographs by Dario Acosta.
Viewpoint American Classic thmb 317Viewpoint: American Classic
by F. Paul Driscoll.
Sound Bites Scott Conner thmb 317Sound Bites: Scott Conner
A Kansan bass arrives at the Metropolitan Opera.
by F. Paul Driscoll. 
REcordings Guillaume Tell thmb 317Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast: Guillaume Tell 
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Behind the Scenes thmb 317Behind the Scenes: Metropolitan Opera
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Gildo Di Nunzio has worn many hats at the Met for fifty years and counting.
by Maria Mazzaro.
Obituaries Oberlin thmb 317Obituaries
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Countertenor Russell Oberlin; Puccini and Verdi soprano Gigliola Frazzoni; Vienna State Opera stalwart Lotte Rysanek-Dörler. 

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