Salzburg’s New Aida Soars with Netrebko

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Anna Netrebko (Merola 1996) is marvelous in the new Salzburg Festival Aida. Beautiful production. Beautiful singing with Netrebko, Ekaterina Semenchuk, and Francesco Meli, and conducted by Ricardo Muti. Stream it now and...

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!...