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Anna Netrebko (Aida) and Anita Rachvelishvili (Amneris) © Marty Sohl | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

At The Met, Netrebko triumphs as Aida, with Rachvelishvili a powerful rival

By , 26 September 2018
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Elīna Garanča (Dalila) © Ken Howard | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

A chiaroscuro-free, shiny Samson et Dalila at The Met

By , 24 September 2018
***11
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Sonya Yoncheva (Luisa) and Piotr Beczała (Rodolfo) © Chris Lee | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

Superb Yoncheva and Beczała in The Met's Luisa Miller, anchored by Domingo

By , 02 April 2018
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Dmitry Belosselskiy (Fiesco) and Leo Nucci (Simon Boccanegra) © Brescia & Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Milan

Myung-whun Chung's Simon Boccanegra is worth a watch at La Scala

By , 08 February 2018
***11
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Elīna Garanča (Eboli) © Agathe Poupeney | Opéra de Paris
Paris

Gold-plated Don Carlos cast compensates for Warlikowski’s frosty Paris staging

By , 28 October 2017
***11
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Anna Netrebko (Aida) © Salzburger Festspiele | Monika Rittershaus
Salzburg

Netrebko triumphs as musical performances transcend Salzburg Festival staging of Aida

By , 09 August 2017
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Mariusz Kwiecień (Onegin) and Ana María Martínez (Tatyana) © Todd Rosenberg
Chicago

Minimalist Onegin on the Lyric Opera stage

By , 26 February 2017
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Liudmyla Monastyrska (Abigaille) and Plácido Domingo (Nabucco) © Marty Sohl | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

A Nabucco lacking a central baritone at The Met

By , 12 December 2016
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Ekaterina Gubanova (Amneris) © Marty Sohl | Metropolitan Opera
New York City

Met's revival of Aida an occasion to celebrate an enduring masterpiece

By , 05 November 2016
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Ekaterina Gubanova and the CSO © Todd Rosenberg
Chicago

Muti and CSO plumb the dramatic depths of Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette

By , 07 April 2016
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Dmitry Belosselskiy (Zaccaria) © Cory Weaver
Chicago

A strongly cast Nabucco opens at Lyric Opera of Chicago

By , 23 January 2016
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Anna Netrebko (Giovanna) © Marco Brescia & Rudy Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Milan

Angels and Demons: Verdi's Giovanna d'Arco at La Scala

By , 18 December 2015
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Katie van Kooten (Tatyana) © Lynn Lane
Houston

Houston Grand Opera's Eugene Onegin stars an unlikely hero

By , 30 October 2015
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Andrzej Dobber (Scarpia) © Lynn Lane
Houston

A timeless Tosca at Houston Grand Opera

By , 23 October 2015
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Dalibor Jenis (Nabucco) © Ennevi | Courtesy of Fondazione Arena di Verona
Verona

A Babylonian extravaganza: epic Nabucco at the Arena di Verona

By , 18 July 2015
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Maria Agresta (Norma) © Ramella & Giannese | Teatro Regio di Torino
Turin

Teatro Regio joins Expo’s cultural wave with a flavourless Norma

By , 17 July 2015
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Francesco Meli as Ernani © Marty Sohl / Metropolitan Opera
New York City

Luca Salsi replaces ailing Domingo in the Met's "Ernani"

By , 04 April 2015
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Liudmyla Monastyrska (Aida) © Marty Sohl
New York City

The Met's Aida offers stunning singing and spectacle

By , 30 October 2014
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Alan Gilbert © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 75: A joyous Ninth from Alan Gilbert and the Gewandhaus

By , 12 September 2014
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Marius Brenciu (Lensky), Ketevan Kemoklidze (Olga) and Igor Golovatenko (Onegin) © Teatro San Carlo
Naples

Look back in sorrow: Onegin's icy heart melts in Naples

By , 02 March 2014
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©  Todd Rosenberg Photography
Chicago

Small moments make the whole in Muti's Macbeth with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

By , 01 October 2013
****1
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Riccardo Muti: Krassimira Stoyanova, Elīna Garanča, Piotr Beczala, Dmitry Belosselskiy, Riccardo M
Salzburg

Riccardo Muti conducts an impressive Verdi's Requiem at the Salzburg Festival

By , 15 August 2013
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Dmitry Belosselsky (Attila) and George Petean (Ezio)  ©  Monika Rittershaus
Vienna

These are not your father's Huns: Konwitschny's bold new Attila at Theater an der Wien

By , 10 July 2013
****1
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Angela Meade as Norma  ©  Scott Suchman for WNO
Washington

Unrealized potential: Angela Meade debuts in Norma at the Washington National Opera

By , 09 March 2013
***11
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Olga Mykytenko (Iolanta), Saimir Pirgu (Godefroy de Vaudémont), Ensemble & Arnold Schoenberg Chor, © Armin Bardel
Vienna

Iolanta and Francesca da Rimini strongly sung in Vienna

By , 29 January 2012
****1
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Sonya Yoncheva (Elisabeth de Valois) et Jonas Kaufmann (Don Carlos) © Agathe Poupeney | Opéra de Paris
Paris

Oedipus wrecks : Don Carlos fait palpiter Bastille

By , 19 October 2017
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Ksenia Dudnikova (Marguerite), Saimir Pirgu (Faust) © Damir Yusupov | Bolshoi Theatre
Moscow

Faust au Bolshoï, une Damnation plus expressive que moralisante

By , 22 July 2016
****1
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Vincenzo Costanzo (Rodolfo), Lana Kos (Luisa Miller) y Leo Nucci (Miller) © Javier del Real
Madrid

Luisa Miller en el Real: valientes protagonistas e insignes secundarios

By , 26 April 2016
***11
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Dmitry Belosselsky (Iwan Chowanski) und Damen des Chores © Michael Pöhn | Wiener Staatsoper
Vienna

Ein Käfig voller Russen: Chowanschtschina an der Staatsoper Wien

By , 20 September 2015
***11
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Markus Eiche (Paolo Albiani) und Dimitri Platanias (Simon Boccanegra) © Wilfried Hösl
Munich

Nachtschwärmer - der Simon Boccanegra der Bayerischen Staatsoper

By , 10 October 2014
****1
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