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Jansen and friends bring romantic spirit to Carnegie program – Jan 22, 2018

One of Carnegie Hall’s signature projects is the “Perspectives” series, a …

In a highly anticipated return, Kaufmann hits his stride late in Schubert cycle – Jan 21, 2018

Saturday night saw the long-awaited return of Jonas Kaufmann to New …

Jansen provides the highlight in an uneven night for the Royal Concertgebouw – Jan 19, 2018

Carnegie brings the best orchestras in the world to New Yorkers’ …

Superb cast rouses Met’s dormant “Elixir” – Jan 17, 2018

It might be tempting to write off Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore as …

Alagna and Kurzak make Met’s devastating “Pagliacci” a night to remember – Jan 09, 2018

Few evenings at the Metropolitan Opera are so bottom-heavy as the …

Yoncheva triumphs in premiere of Met’s new and dazzling “Tosca” – Jan 01, 2018

The story was so bandied about that it became common wisdom, …

Starry second cast provides a riotous lift to Met’s “Figaro” – Dec 30, 2017

The season premiere of an opera is usually the one to …

High Sierra: 2017 Richard Tucker winner soars at gala concert – Dec 11, 2017

As far as old-fashioned opera galas go, New York doesn’t have …

Sopranos provide the highlights in Met’s stolid “Figaro” revival – Dec 07, 2017

Given the disturbing news coming out of the Metropolitan Opera this …

Levine leads Met Orchestra in a moving Verdi Requiem – Nov 25, 2017

Verdi’s Requiem has a way of always being pertinent. The mass’s …

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