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La Traviata
Romantic opera from 1853

La traviata (Italian: [la traviˈaːta; traˈvjaːta], The Fallen Woman) is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on La Dame aux Camélias (1852), a play adapted from ...

Aida
Romantic opera from 1871

Aida (Italian: [aˈiːda]) is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. Set in Egypt, it was commissioned by and first performed at Cairo's Khedivial Opera House on 24 December 1871; Giovanni Bottesini ...

CODA: House Hunting
Opera News (2015) Vol. 80, No. 1, pp. 64
... A quiz of 12 distinctive opera houses from around the world is presented. ...
Kehrtwende
Das Orchester (2013) Vol. 61, No. 7-8, pp. 44-45
... A discussion on the Berlin opera houses is presented. ...
Karl Rankl
Karl Rankl (1 October 1898 – 6 September 1968) was a British conductor and composer who was of Austrian birth. A pupil of the composers Schoenberg and Webern, he conducted at opera houses in Austria, Germany and Czechoslovakia ...
Composer
John Frederick Lampe
John Frederick Lampe (born Johann Friedrich Lampe; probably 1703 – 25 July 1751) was a musician. He was born in Saxony, but came to England in 1724 and played the bassoon in opera houses. His wife, Isabella Lampe, was sister-in...
Composer
... Results of surveys of ballet and opera houses conducted in 1991 to discover audition repertoire are presented. ...
Angela Gheorghiu
Angela Gheorghiu is a Romanian soprano. Since her professional debut in 1990, she has performed in leading roles of several operas at New York's Metropolitan Opera, London's Royal Opera House, the Vienna State Opera, Milan's La...
Performer
... international opera houses where he was due to conduct. The Italian maestro cancelled several ... Fabio Luisi has brought some of the drama and scandal of opera backstage after he irked several ... appearances at houses across the world when he agreed to step in for the Metropolitan Opera's music director James Levine, who recently injured his back. ...
Coming Events
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 5, pp. 671-686
... productions, radio broadcasts, and programming for opera houses around the world in May and June 2015. ... A calendar of upcoming events in the opera world is presented. Listings include openings of new ...
Rund ums Volkstheater
Bühne (2011) , No. 2, pp. 3
... An editorial on the audits of opera houses and budgets is presented. ...
Notebook: On Old Theaters
Opera Canada (2004) Vol. 45, No. 5, pp. 4
... The author compares the design of today's opera houses with those of the past and suggests that ... , while the new opera house design may be socially admirable, it has sacrificed much of the intimacy and glamour associated with the great old houses. ...
... collaborations and coproductions are forcing opera houses to lose thier individual identity. ... The author discusses how the globalization of the opera world and the addiction to mounting ...
... Newhouse's monograph detailing new opera houses, concert halls, and performance venues is reviewed (Monacelli Press). ...
... Most Beautiful Opera Houses of the World" (Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, Munich 1995, 279p, DM 148), featuring ... photographs of fifty of the most famous opera houses throughout the world. ...
Coming Events
Opera (2015) Vol. 66, No. 6, pp. 801-814
... performance seasons, radio and satellite television broadcasts, and productions at major opera houses around the world. ... A calendar is presented of upcoming events in the opera world. Among the happenings discussed are ...
... British composer George Benjamin is slowly beginning to be discovered by German opera houses. ...
Egon Seefehlner
Neue Musikzeitung (1997) Vol. 46, No. 11, pp. 2
... Egon Seefehlner, opera director of houses in Berlin and Vienna, died at age 85 in Vienna, Austria, in 1997 ...
... Clarke visits the sites of several of the world's most well-known opera houses. ...
Sein oder nichtsein
Opernwelt (2013) Vol. 54, No. 2, pp. 78
... A discussion on how opera houses in Spain are being dismantled is presented. ...