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Performer: Olga Borodina

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StockholmProkofiev x 2

Prokofiev x 2
Prokofiev
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Sakari Oramo; Olga Borodina; Roland Pöntinen; Eric Ericson Chamber Choir

ParisNeuvième de Beethoven, Mikko Franck

Beethoven: Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France; Joris Derder; Sally Matthews; Olga Borodina; Michael König; Mikhail Petrenko
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A haunting, poignant Proms opener

Sol Gabetta © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
After a stirring Marseillaise, a sombre mood hung over the first half of this Proms season opener, with Sol Gabetta's lyrical, intimate Elgar. 
****1
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The Met's Aida offers stunning singing and spectacle

Verdi’s Aida has been performed over 1,000 times at the Metropolitan Opera, making it the most commonly revived work after Puccini’s La bohème. Because Aida is so regularly programmed, I usually walk rather than run to see this opera.
***11
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The symphony that is not one: Berlioz's Roméo et Juliette

What is there to say about Hector Berlioz’s Roméo et Juliette? A “dramatic symphony” in seven movements, featuring small and large choruses, and three soloists (two of whom sing for around five minutes each and one who sings for around 30), as well as a treasure trove of unusual instrumental combinations and sounds, it is safe to say this is something of an odd bird.
****1
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Met's 'Hoffmann' is Satisfying Fare

Those who like their opera off-kilter will revel in the Metropolitan Opera’s Les Contes d'Hoffmann, an opera in three acts (with prologue and epilogue) by Jacques Offenbach. The Met production was heavily operetta à la Offenbach—risqué, and at times, erotic.
****1
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Einstand bei den Münchner Philharmonikern

In Mahlers Zweiter führte Gergiev die Philharmoniker und den Philharmonischen Chor souverän und deutet eine exzellente Zusammenarbeit an.
****1
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