Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Vocal Score of IL CAVALIERE ERRANTE by Tommaso Traetta published for the first time…

 IL CAVALIERE ERRANTE DRAMMA EROICOMICO PER MUSICA Vocal Score/Riduzione per Canto e Pianoforte Edited by: Vito Clemente and Roberto Duarte Copyright @ 2015 Idea Press Musical Edition USA All rights reserved: Traetta Opera Festival Published by: Idea Press USA Il … Continue reading

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Penned up on Lake Geneva. OPERA-FILM REVIEW BY LINDAANN LOSCHIAVO: “Villa Diodati” by Mira J. Spektor.

Reviewed by LindaAnn Loschiavo Missed your engraved invitation to spend the summer of 1816 on Lake Geneva with Lord Byron, Shelley, Mary Godwin, and their entourage? Composer Mira J. Spektor, founder of The Aviva Players, wants to invoke their spirits … Continue reading

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Don Carlo in Moscow at the Bolshoi

  Giuseppe Verdi Don Carlo Opera in four acts Premiered on December 17, 2013 Presented with one interval. Running time: 3 hours 45 minutes. The score has been made available by RICORDI Libretto by François-Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle … Continue reading

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Don Giovanni in Prague

Libretto: Lorenzo da Ponte Musical preparation: Tomáš Netopil Conductor: Jan Chalupecký, David Švec Stage director: SKUTR (Martin Kukučka a Lukáš Trpišovský) Sets: Jakub Kopecký Costumes: Linda Boráros Chorus master: Pavel Vaněk Choreography: Jana Burkiewiczová Dramaturgy: Beno Blachut National Theatre Orchestra … Continue reading

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Disguises, trickery and hilarious schemes: the Barber of Seville at the San Francisco Opera

PERFORMANCE PREMIERE Wed 11/25/15 7:30pm

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MOZART, IDOMENEO, K 366 at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice

MOZART, IDOMENEO, K 366 Conductor: Jeffrey Tate Direction: Alessandro Talevi Sets: Justin Arienti Costumes: Manuel Pedretti Lights Designer: Giuseppe Calabrò Venice: La Fenice Opera House 22, 24, 26, 28 November 2015 Idomeneo ⎮ Brenden Gunnell Idamante ⎮ Monica Bacelli Elettra … Continue reading

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La Sonnambula at the Bolshoi in Moscow

Vincenzo Bellini La Sonnambula Opera in two acts Premiered on March 6, 2013. Sung in Italian with Russian surtitles. New Stage Presented with one interval. Running time: 2 hours 50 minutes. Libretto by Felice Romani Music Director: Enrique Mazzola Stage … Continue reading

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