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Performer: Riccardo Minasi

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BirminghamHaydn and Mozart

© riccardominasi.com
Haydn, Strauss R., Beethoven, Mozart
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Riccardo Minasi; Oliver Janes; Nikolaj Henriques

ZürichHaydn - Die Schöpfung

Haydn - Die Schöpfung
Haydn: The Creation (Die Schöpfung), Hob XXI:2
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich; Riccardo Minasi; Rebecca Bottone; Mauro Peter; Morgan Pearse; La Cetra Vokalensemble

AmsterdamRodelindaNew production

Rodelinda
Handel: Rodelinda, regina de' Langobardi
Riccardo Minasi; Claus Guth; Dutch National Opera; Christian Schmidt; Lucy Crowe; Bejun Mehta

ZürichZelenka

Zelenka
Zelenka, Heinichen, Veracini, Telemann
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich; Riccardo Minasi; Anna Devin

ZürichEchos

Echos
Bach, Haydn, Gabrieli, Buonamente, Marini, Castello, Castrucci
Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich; Riccardo Minasi
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Christof Loy’s Alcina still bewitches in Hamburg

Agneta Eichenholz (Alcina), Narea Son (Oberto) and Franco Fagioli (Ruggiero) © Hans Jörg Michel
The 2002 production of Handel’s masterpiece is revived with a solid cast under the baton of Riccardo Minasi.
****1
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Effervescent music, unrelenting activity: Haydn’s Orlando Paladino in Zurich

Claire de Sevigne (Angelica, different cast) © Danielle Liniger
Joseph Haydn’s opera Orlando Paladino was once cited as “a mixed salad of madness, mayhem and true love”. A recent revival in Zurich supports that assessment.
***11
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Spuck's Der Sandman, Zurich Ballet

Viktorina Kapitonova (Olimpia) and Matthew Knight (Nathanael) © Judith Schlosser
Christian Spuck’s marvellous ballet "Der Sandmann" (Sandman) was first performed in Stuttgart in the spring of 2006, but this marks its first run in Zurich.
*****
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Baroque vocalise: Franco Fagioli

Franco Fagioli © Julian Laidig
Words definitely took second place to music in Franco Fagioli’s recital of Baroque operatic arias performed by the great Italian castrato Caffarelli.
***11
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Venetian delights from Cenčić and Il Pomo d'Oro

Such is the growing popularity of the solo countertenor voice that in this past week I was able to hear four countertenor performances in London - the latest being Max Emanuel Cenčić.
***11
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