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After a long absence, Mariella Devia enjoys a major triumph with OONY’s “Roberto Devereux” – Jun 06, 2014

A very savvy “industry” crowd—singers, managers, voice teachers and journalists—converged to fill…

Marilyn Horne’s 80th fêted in starry fashion at Carnegie Hall – Jan 17, 2014

On Thursday night Carnegie’s Zankel Hall witnessed a starry tribute to one…

Botstein, ASO make a concerted case for Strauss’s neglected “Feuersnot”   – Dec 16, 2013

Richard Strauss’s one-act opera Feuersnot, premiered in Dresden in 1901 and the…

Tucker Foundation gala offers a starry all-American lineup – Nov 18, 2013

Avery Fisher Hall paid witness to a more than usually imposing and…