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Performer: Luca Salsi

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ChicagoMuti conducts Cavalleria Rusticana

Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana
Riccardo Muti; Anita Rachvelishvili; Piero Pretti; Luca Salsi; Chicago Symphony Orchestra

New York CityLa traviata

Verdi: La traviata
Bertrand de Billy; Michael Mayer; Metropolitan Opera; Christine Jones; Susan Hilferty; Lisette Oropesa; Vittorio Grigòlo

ZürichAida

Aida
Verdi: Aida
Marco Armiliato; Tatjana Gürbaca; Zurich Opera; Klaus Grünberg; Silke Willrett; Veronika Dzhioeva; Ksenia Dudnikova

MilanToscaNew production

Puccini: Tosca
Riccardo Chailly; Davide Livermore; Teatro alla Scala; Giò Forma; Gianluca Falaschi; Anna Netrebko; Saioa Hernández

VeniceRigoletto

Verdi: Rigoletto
Daniele Callegari; Damiano Michieletto; Teatro La Fenice; Luca Salsi; Claudia Pavone; Iván Ayón Rivas; Gianfranco Montresor
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Don Carlo doesn't find his place in Madrid

Marcelo Puente (Don Carlo); Maria Agresta (Elisabetta) © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Sir David McVicar's unassuming production fails to engage with the political side of Verdi's masterpiece, despite good conducting by Nicola Luisotti and some good singing by a solid cast. 
***11
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The Swedish King is back in Naples for Un ballo in maschera

Un ballo in maschera by San Carlo Theatre © Francesco Squeglia
An impressive performance of Verdi's masterpiece Un ballo in maschera based on of the original libretto.
*****
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A psychological Macbeth at La Fenice

Vittoria Yeo (Lady Macbeth) and Luca Salsi (Macbeth) © Michele Crosera
This is one of Michieletto's simplest stagings yet, the imagery used to a minimum to allow for focus on the psychological core.
*****
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Codes of honour trip up Bechtolf's Ernani at La Scala

Francesco Meli (Ernani and Ailyn Pérez (Elvira) © Marco Brescia & Rudy Amisano | Teatro alla Scala
Verdi's fifth opera can be considered a blueprint for Trovatore and deserves a more regular place in the repertoire, but it needs more sincere advocacy than Bechtolf is prepared to grant.
***11
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Svoboda’s “Traviata of the Mirrors” returns to Macerata

Salome Jicia (Violetta Valéry) © Alfredo Tabocchini
Svoboda’s mirrors continue to provoke interesting considerations. Titled above the stage, they project a birds-eye-view of the action to the audience, making voyeurs of us all.
****1
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