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Performer: Clare Presland

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HaddingtonZanetto, Susanna's SecretIn concert

Zanetto, Susanna's Secret
Mascagni, Wolf-Ferrari
David Parry; Rosie Purdie; Scottish Opera; Sinead Campbell-Wallace; Hanna Hipp; Clare Presland; Richard Burkhard

LondonBeethoven: 1808 Reconstructed

© Camilla Greenwell
Beethoven
Philharmonia Orchestra; Esa-Pekka Salonen; Andreas Haefliger; Stuart Jackson; Ashley Riches; Golda Schultz

LondonAlice's Adventures Under GroundNew production

Barry: Alice's Adventures Under Ground
Thomas Adès; Antony McDonald; The Royal Opera; Jennifer France; Claudia Boyle
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Wolf-Ferrari entertains, Tchaikovsky bewitches at Holland Park

John Savournin (Sante), Clare Presland (Susanna) © Opera Holland Park | Ali Wright
Wolf-Ferrari's Il segreto di Susanna provides an airy bon-bouche to Tchaikovsky's Iolanta, brilliantly sung by Natalya Romaniw and David Butt Philip and conducted to fairy-tale perfection by Sian Edwards
***11
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Thrilling concert performance of Die tote Stadt in Dublin

Celine Byrne © IMG Artists
A terrific cast, led by soprano Celine Byrne and conducted by Patrik Ringborg deliver a compelling and thrilling performance of Korngold's Die tote Stadt.
****1
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Flogging a dead horse: a new Salome at English National Opera

Allison Cook (Salome) © Catherine Ashmore
ENO's new production of Salome which opens the season features some commendable music-making, but is let down by a flawed concept and dull staging.
**111
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A game of two halves: Ariadne auf Naxos at Longborough

Clare Presland (Composer) © Matthew Williams-Ellis
Ariadne auf Naxos shines in an ultra-contemporary world of high net worth tantrums at Longborough Festival Opera, complete with glam rock fairies, giant string, and glorious music. 
****1
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Hot ice and strange snow

Joshua Bloom (Bottom) and Soraya Mafi (Tytania) © Robert Workman
In Siberian conditions more akin to The Winter's Tale, a revival of Robert Carsen's season setting of Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream offered a warm glow at the Coliseum.
****1
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