Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Performer: Michael Spyres

Upcoming eventsSee more...

ViennaLucia di Lammermoor

Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Evelino Pidò; Laurent Pelly; Vienna State Opera; Chantal Thomas; Duane Schuler; George Petean; Brenda Rae

ViennaRoméo et Juliette

Gounod: Roméo et Juliette
Evelino Pidò; Jürgen Flimm; Vienna State Opera; Patrick Woodroffe; Birgit Hutter; Irina Lungu; Michael Spyres

SeoulThe Damnation of Faust

Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust
Seoul Philharmonic; Thierry Fischer; Michael Spyres; Sophie Koch; Roderick Williams; Nicolas Legoux

LondonHandel: Tamerlano

Handel: Tamerlano
Harry Bicket; Bejun Mehta; Michael Spyres; Avery Amereau; Jakub Józef Orliński

ToulouseMichael Spyres

Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, Berlioz, Bellini, Rossini, Liszt, Verdi
Michael Spyres; Mathieu Pordoy
Latest reviewsSee more...

Prom 59: Berlioz with a bronze glow

Duncan Meadows as the statue of Perseus © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
To mark the 150th anniversary of the composer's death, Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the opera charting the escapades of the Italian goldsmith and sculptor. 
****1
Read more

Norma in Zurich: superb vocalists trapped in a minimalist staging

Maria Agresta (Norma) © Toni Suter | T&T Fotografie

A production which has Robert Wilson's signature all over it, but feels like a wagon in front of the horse.

***11
Read more

Lightning strikes again in Strasbourg:

Michael Spyres, Joyce DiDonato, John Nelson and Nicolas Courjal © Gregory Massat
After their terrific Troyens in 2017, John Nelson, Michael Spyres, Joyce DiDonato and Nicolas Courjal return to Strasbourg for a fabulous Faust
*****
Read more

Nelson's sublime anniversary tribute to one of France's greatest sons

Berlioz's Requiem at St Paul's Cathedral © Martin Kendrick
Michael Spyres' long lyrical line in the Sanctus was outstanding, his tone ardent and ringing.
*****
Read more

Brownlee and Spyres: so much more than vocal jousting

Michael Spyres and Lawrence Brownlee © Ronald Knapp
Top tenors Lawrence Brownlee and Michael Spyres dared to duel at the Concertgebouw. Both emerged victorious, and not just because of the volley of sensational top notes.
****1
Read more