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Stravinsky's Rite Gets the Basil Twist

October 20, 2014 | Leslie Kandell, MusicalAmerica.com
NEW YORK -- An editor's note in Lincoln Center’s White Light program booklet says that this annual fall festival “illuminates the many dimensions of our interior lives.” Basil Twist must have a hell of an interior life: his … »Read
 

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Gotham Opera Gets Martinu Double Bill Half-right

October 17, 2014 | Christopher Corwin, MusicalAmerica.com
NEW YORK-- Since 2001, Gotham Chamber Opera, guided by founder and Artistic Director Neal Goren, has been presenting rare small-scale operas at venues all over this city. From its initial offering, the first U.S. staging of Mozart’s Il … »Read
 

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On the Town Is Back, a Bernstein, Comden & Green Classic

October 17, 2014 | Mark Kennedy, Associated Press
NEW YORK — The webs have been swept away, the comic book villains are long gone and even the name of the theater has changed. So what better way to bid farewell to the doomed Spider-Man musical at the re-christened Lyric Theater than with a … »Read
 

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Glass a Chilling Collaborator for Kafka in The Trial

October 15, 2014 | Keith Clarke, MusicalAmerica.com
LONDON -- With some 30 operas to his credit, the 77-year-old Philip Glass shows no appetite for slowing down and looked as energetic as ever when he took a bow for the world premiere of his latest at London’s Royal Opera House Linbury … »Read
 

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Rossini's Moses Brokers Peace in the Middle East

October 13, 2014 | Keith Clarke, MusicalAmerica.com
Having grasped the nettle of Schoenberg’s Moses und Aron  in May, Welsh National Opera is now giving the bearded wanderer some more stage time with another rarely performed offering, Rossini’s Moses in Egypt . New York City Opera … »Read
 

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The St. Matthew Passion, According to Sellars

October 13, 2014 | Susan Elliott, MusicalAmerica.com
NEW YORK — Peter Sellars likes to call Bach’s St. Matthew Passion “vividly experiential… a musical picture of the struggle of the soul.” This Mount Everest of the choral repertoire, he insists, is to be admired not … »Read
 
 

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