As part of the major changes we've just unveiled on Bachtrack, we are thrilled to be listing events from both the Berlin Philharmonic's Digital Concert Hall, and the Met Opera on Demand archive. Find out how to use this here.
We're celebrating the many enhancements on our site for opera lovers with a special Opera Month during which we will publish articles on various subjects connected with the theme. You will also find more listings and reviews from many of the major Opera Houses worldwide.
Akin to medieval knights of old, the Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes is on a quest called “The Beethoven Journey”. Collaborating with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, this stop on the journey in Dublin was enthralling.
Christof Loy’s new production of Falstaff for the Deutsche Oper Berlin is a conundrum. While the opera itself tells a story of comeuppance, Loy’s production seemed to be about the positive physical effects of playing pranks on your neighbors.
In Give a Woman a Lift, the six admirable female dancers of Jo Kreiter’s Flyaway Productions give each other an occasional lift, but for most of this 50-minute piece they’re each going it alone, negotiating personal obstacle courses.