Glyndebourne’s Clemenza

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Beautifully sung, Glyndebourne’s La Clemenza di Tito¬†(Aug 3) will be available online through August 10: Richard Croft, Alice Coote....

Philippe Sly as DG

Ciao, Opera Mavens. For Fans of Philippe Sly (Adler 2013-2014), here is his Don Giovanni from Aix en Provence, coming up on Monday afternoon July 10 at 12:30pm....

A Super Semiramide

Ciao, Opera Mavens. If you’re a Rossini fan, you won’t to miss this marvelous Semiramide¬†(May 11, 2017) from Lorraine. Stars the amazing counter-tenor Franco Fagioli as Arsace. Enjoy!...

A World Premiere and Other Opera News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. A brand new Hamlet opera from Glyndebourne plus a new, unique 12-episode streaming opera, plus news of two important musicologists who are locally familiar. The World Premiere of Hamlet by Brett Dean. From Glyndebourne with an all-star cast. At 9am...

More June Opera News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Great opera news keeps rolling in. Ojai Festival at Berkeley, June 15-17. Opera fans will be especially interested in the Friday, June 16 performance. Fri, June 16 7pm, Zellerbach Playhouse Pre-performance Talk With Ojai at Berkeley music director...