Puccini

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I love Giacomo Puccini's operas; it is as simple as that. I close my eyes and soar. So much have I come to love Puccini's music, at times it feels that I might have been Puccini in a former life.
Speranza's current success as a conductor is derived, in part, from an impressive lineup of engagements as a pianist, repetiteur, and Assistant Conductor.
The strength of the portrayal of Cio-Cio San is clearly integral to the success of any production of this opera. Ana María
This is the fifth annual Opera on Sydney Harbor, set on a floating stage. The event has become on the most anticipated on
Artur Rucinski, a baritone with a serviceable voice who made his Met debut on Friday, gave a performance that suffered from
Organist Paul Jacobs and soprano Christine Brewer come to San Francisco's Davies Hall on Sunday afternoon, October 18 to present works from their recording, Divine Redeemer, released last month on the Naxos label.
There will be a free live simulcast of the final performance of Los Angeles Opera's Gianni Schicchi and Pagliacci on the Santa Monica Beach pier on October 3, 2015. Gianni Schicchi is a delightful short romp starring Placido Domingo.
San Francisco Opera opened its 2015/16 last week with Giuseppi Verdi's Luisa Miller. Leah Crocetto is cast in the title role, tenor Michael Fabiano portrays her conflicted lover, Rodolfo.
Love can conquer all, and if there are any lingering doubts about it the Metropolitan Opera's fabulous production of Puccini's Turandot, which returned to the stage last night with a solid cast, should erase them.