Articles by James Imam

James Imam

Strehler's dreamy Die Entführung aus dem Serail returns to La Scala

By , 19 June 2017
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Grace and delirium: Michieletto's Il viaggio a Reims lands in Rome

By , 16 June 2017
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Anne-Sophie Mutter joins Riccardo Chailly for Brahms at La Scala

By , 12 June 2017
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Bologna's Teatro Comunale scores a slam dunk with Britten's Peter Grimes

By , 22 May 2017
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A dispiriting première for Maria Stuarda at the Teatro Carlo Felice

By , 19 May 2017
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A varied musical offering at the Sounds of the Dolomites

By , 05 May 2017
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Intensity-laden La voix-Cav diptych in Bologna

By , 11 April 2017
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The diva's still got it: Anna Netrebko makes triumphant return to La traviata at La Scala

By , 12 March 2017
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From rage to confession: Ferruccio Furlanetto on a lifetime with Philip II

By , 16 February 2017
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A glimpse of paradise in Mahler's Ninth from Mariss Jansons and the Bav RSO in Milan

By , 08 February 2017
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A jazzy offering: Riccardo Chailly explores new repertoire with the Filarmonica della Scala

By , 02 February 2017
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La Scala regulars provide a fine musical display in Don Carlos

By , 20 January 2017
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Argerich and Barenboim open the season at the Filarmonica della Scala

By , 09 November 2016
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The rise and fall of man: Henze's Das Wundertheater meets Weill's Mahagonny-Songspiel

By , 24 October 2016
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Quixotic resplendence: Raquel Andueza evokes the “Siglo d'Oro” at the Cervantino

By , 19 October 2016
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Spanish flavours as Vacchi's Vencidos premieres at the Cervantino

By , 19 October 2016
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No tears required: Mexico's youth triumphs in Rossini's Stabat Mater at Cervantino

By , 16 October 2016
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LAC: home to LuganoMusica and much more

By , 29 September 2016
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Evocation of the Ancestors: Dutoit opens Lugano Musica with Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring

By , 23 September 2016
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Maria João Pires and Nigel North provide a sliver of musical reflection

By , 08 September 2016
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