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    Information on some new recordings on the Naxos...

    Information on some new recordings on the Naxos label gleaned from ads in the June issue of Das Opernglas:

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    - Zemlinsky: Der Zwerg
    Conductor/orchestra: Donald Runnicles, Orchestra and...
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  3. Thread: 2020/2021 Season

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    Sticky: More “news” that isn’t so new: the Vienna State...

    More “news” that isn’t so new: the Vienna State Opera’s 2020-21 season.

    https://www.wiener-staatsoper.at/en/season-202021/

    Grand Théâtre de Genève

    https://www.gtg.ch/en/2020-2021-season/
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    Sticky: This “news” is two months old, but I just found...

    This “news” is two months old, but I just found out that Katharina Wagner has resigned as Intendantin of the Bayreuther Festspiele due to an unspecified serious illness (it isn’t COVID-19). Right...
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    A variety of new recordings of standard...

    A variety of new recordings of standard repertoire operas and a few rarities, a new oratorio and cantata, and some recital albums as well as a historic reissue are among releases reviewed in the...
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    I always bypass the narration when I listen to...

    I always bypass the narration when I listen to this recording. And Roccos Erzählung is also based on the 1814 final version of Fidelio, where the plot action differs to some extent from this...
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    The June issue of Opernwelt finally arrived late...

    The June issue of Opernwelt finally arrived late Monday afternoon, which should give you some idea of how slowly overseas mail is moving these days. The June issue of Das Opernglas arrived yesterday...
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    I think La Bellissima has a more mature figure,...

    I think La Bellissima has a more mature figure, but she's by no means overweight. I'd be thrilled if I looked that good. (I'd be even more thrilled if I sounded that good!)
  9. Thread: Jonas Kaufmann

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    Here's the Financial Times article, courtesy of...

    Here's the Financial Times article, courtesy of JK's unofficial web site:

    http://www.jkaufmann.info/article_english/20200601ft.htm
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    She certainly has a lovely voice, and I'm glad...

    She certainly has a lovely voice, and I'm glad she decided to focus on a serious career rather than the temporary fame of other adolescent "opera stars." But I also agree with your wife -- her...
  11. Thread: Dorothy Kirsten

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    She has crystal-clear diction as well as a lovely...

    She has crystal-clear diction as well as a lovely voice.
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    Fidelio burnout?? Not possible! :laugh4:

    Fidelio burnout?? Not possible! :laugh4:
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    I like them both, and actually prefer Inga...

    I like them both, and actually prefer Inga Nielsen's Leonore to Stemme's. The Halász also has Kurt Moll's Rocco. But hard to resist JK's Florestan, and the Abbado has the luxury casting of Peter...
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    Sticky: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2mOHfZVbfwI ...

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    Finally, the complete performance of Saint-Saëns’ Henry VIII is available on YouTube. There are no translations provided, but it isn’t as though the...
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    Wonderful cast,...
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    Florestan’s influence again . . . :laugh4:

    This is another of the late ‘50s/early ‘60s opera...
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  18. Thread: Jonas Kaufmann

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    JK talks about his new studio recording of...

    JK talks about his new studio recording of Verdi’s Otello:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BG9jcDK64Y8
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    Finally, some encouraging news for opera on the...

    Finally, some encouraging news for opera on the COVID-19 front: the Vienna State Opera and Royal Opera House will be reopening this month, though audiences will be limited to 100 persons at a...
  21. Thread: Jonas Kaufmann

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    Nothing yet on his unofficial web site. ...

    Nothing yet on his unofficial web site. Meanwhile, I'm waiting for the May issue of Opera Now to arrive, which will have the feature on JK that was originally supposed to appear in the March edition.
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    Leonore (Kubiak) and Florestan (Jerusalem) from...

    Leonore (Kubiak) and Florestan (Jerusalem) from that wonderful 1981 production of Fidelio at the New Orleans Opera -- unfortunately, each on a different recording! A number of NO performances have...
  23. Thread: Jonas Kaufmann

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    Oh dear, one has to subscribe in order to read...

    Oh dear, one has to subscribe in order to read the article. With some luck, though, it may appear on his unofficial web site soon.
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