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Fall 2016 Opera Preview: Here's What You Shouldn't Miss

ZEALnyc | Posted 09.22.2016 | Arts
Read More: New York Opera, Amanda Woodbury, South African Soprano Pretty Yende Sing Juliette, American Symphony Orchestra, Anna Netrebko, Marcelo Alvarez, Sir Richard Eyre Manon Lescaut, Asenath Nicholson Annals of the Famine in Ireland, Baritone Gerald Finley in Metropolitan Opera Guillaume Tell, Tenor Javier Camarena, Bel Canto, Soprano Sondra Radvanovsky, Superstar, Donizetti's Tudor Queen Trilogy, Billionaire Hedge Fund Manager Roy Niederhoffer, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Carnegie Hall, Ian Bostridge, Catherine Naglestad Salome, David Lang the Loser, Donnacha Dennehy the Hunger, Elektra Patrice Chereau, Esa-Pekka Salonen, New York Philharmonic, Finnish Composer Kaija Saariaho Circle Map Lumiere Et Pesanteur, Fall 2016 Opera Preview: Here's What You Shouldn't Miss, Gerald Barry's Ebullient the Importance of Being Earnest, Harold Prince Candide, Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, Joyce DiDonato, Kelli O'Hara, Krenek's Der Dictator, Lachain Glen, Met's New Mariusz Trelinski Tristan Und Isolde, Sir Simon Rattle, Nina Stemme, New York City Opera Reprieve From Bankruptcy, Pagliacci With Aleko Rachmaninoff, Park Avenue Armory Louis Andriessen Expansive De Materie, Peter Eotvos Angels in America, Peter Sellars St. Matthew Passion, Robert Lapage, Damnation of Faust, The Ring, Kaija Saariaho L'amour De Loin, Rosinni Guillaume Tell Pierre Audi, Soprano Christine Goerke Big Success Elektra at Carnegie Hall, Boston Symphony and Andris Nelsons, Soprano Diana Damrau, Tenor Vitorrio Grigolo, Manon, Bartlett Sher Gounod's Lush Romeo Et Juliette, Soprano Jennifer Zetlan Lonh, Stephen Costello Sings Romeo, Strauss Day of Peace, Stuart Skelton Sings Tristan, Ekaterina Gubanova, Evgeny Nikitin, Rene Pape, Susanna Phillips and Eric Owens, Swedish Soprano Nina Stemme Isolde, Tobin Stokes and Heather Raffia's Fallujah, William Kentridge, Coloratura Soprano Marlis Petersen Lulu, Arts News

Mark McLaren, ZEALnyc Editor in Chief, September 9, 2016 If you follow opera like I follow opera, you'll know that last season was an exciting one in...

Met Opera General Manager Peter Gelb Discusses Talent with ZEALnyc

ZEALnyc | Posted 08.11.2016 | Arts

The final installment in a three-part series, ZEALnyc speaks with Metropolitan Opera General Manager Peter Gelb about his ten years at the Met. Mark ...

Separated by a Sea: "Die Entfürung aus dem Serail" and a New Production of "Elektra" at the Met

Opera Teen | Posted 04.25.2016 | Arts
Opera Teen

There's something in the water over in the Mediterranean. From the sunny shores of Turkey (as seen in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Die Entfürung aus dem...

LA Phil's Long Journey with Pelléas et Mélisande a Glowing Success

Rodney Punt | Posted 03.02.2016 | Arts
Rodney Punt

The performance succeeded at every level, revealing in its unusual format an equally valid way to present Pelléas et Mélisande. It will stand as one of the greatest ever in Disney Hall and a milestone in the history of this unique work of musical art.

Ethnic Diversity: From Start to "Finnish"

ilona saari | Posted 07.17.2016 | Entertainment
ilona saari

As Hollywood enters Emmy fever mode, the clarion call for racial and cultural diversity in television and film is once again sounding across the land.

This Orchestra Is Out To Redefine The 21st Century Concert Hall Experience

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.02.2014 | Arts

When thinking of the most experimental genres in the game, classical music isn't usually the first to come to mind. As Mark Vanhoenacker wrote in Slat...

Thanksgiving as Communion

Bridget Fonger | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Bridget Fonger

I was with my 95-year-old friend Adelaide the other night. I always learn from all 9.5 of her decades when we are together. She took me to see Manfr...

Honoring Ernest Fleischmann, Legendary Impresario

Barbara Isenberg | Posted 05.28.2011 | Los Angeles
Barbara Isenberg

With one music director after another, Fleischmann extended the orchestra's reach musically, financially and geographically.

Insider: What It's Like To Play For Gustavo

Dana Hansen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dana Hansen

Playing for Gustavo Dudamel requires a ton of energy. Whether you're in a rehearsal or a concert, he asks for every ounce of musicianship you have in you, at all times. His energy seems boundless.

Clap Between Movements: Poland, LA and Vienna

Laurence Vittes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Laurence Vittes

Zakopane, Poland, September 19-25 On the Heights: A Chamber Music Festival Dedicated to the memory of Mieczysław Karłowicz whose music resides alo...

BALLET: Esa-Pekka Salonen's Violin Concerto At New York City Ballet

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Since leaving his position as Los Angeles Philharmonic music director last year, Esa-Pekka Salonen has been a regular at New York theaters. Last fall ...