Archive for October, 2018

Opera Lafayette unearths Neapolitan rarity in amiable season opener – Oct 29, 2018

Grandfathers like to bestow generous gifts for the birth of a …

Soprano Park makes charismatic Washington debut with Vocal Arts DC – Oct 25, 2018

Vocal Arts DC specializes in Washington debuts with the younger singers …

Slatkin, Cathedral Choral forces honor the Armistice with epic Russian rarity – Oct 22, 2018

The centenary of the Armistice ending World War I is fast …

Rousset, Les Talens Lyriques capital in Couperin celebration at Library of Congress – Oct 19, 2018

François Couperin is one of the oft-forgotten giants of music history. …

November 20 – Oct 17, 2018

Washington National Opera
Puts: Silent Night
Raquel González, Alexander McKissick, Kenneth …

Violinist Lin brings a silver lining to uneven Apollo Orchestra concert – Oct 13, 2018

On Friday, violinist Cho-Liang Lin starred in three capacities with the …

Chen provides the sparks in safety-first program from Eschenbach, NSO – Oct 11, 2018

Christoph Eschenbach has been music director emeritus of the National Symphony …

Rising tenor Chang impresses in WNO’s second-cast “Traviata” – Oct 08, 2018

A second viewing of an opera production deepens one’s understanding of …

Virginia Opera brings out the affection, grit and relevance of Weill’s “Street Scene” – Oct 07, 2018

Virginia Opera presented an uncannily relevant and beautifully detailed production of …

An exciting new “Traviata” opens WNO season on high note – Oct 07, 2018

One could be forgiven for not remembering Washington National Opera’s last …