Our privacy policy was last updated on Monday 24 June 2019View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticles

Performer: Samuel Youn

Upcoming eventsSee more...

ChicagoThe Queen of SpadesNew production

Tchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades (Pique Dame)
Sir Andrew Davis; Richard Jones; Lyric Opera of Chicago; John Macfarlane; Brandon Jovanovich; Sondra Radvanovsky; Elizabeth DeShong

ChicagoDas RheingoldNew production

Wagner: Das Rheingold
Sir Andrew Davis; David Pountney; Lyric Opera of Chicago; Johan Engels; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Eric Owens; TBC

ChicagoSiegfriedNew production

Wagner: Siegfried
Sir Andrew Davis; David Pountney; Lyric Opera of Chicago; Johan Engels; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Burkhard Fritz; Matthias Klink

ChicagoGötterdämmerungNew production

Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Sir Andrew Davis; David Pountney; Lyric Opera of Chicago; Johan Engels; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Burkhard Fritz; Christine Goerke

NaplesCarmenNew production

Bizet: Carmen
Emmanuel Villaume; Michele Mangini Sorrentino; Teatro di San Carlo; Nicola Rubertelli; Giusi Giustino; Clémentine Margaine; Carmen Topciu
Latest reviewsSee more...

Götterdämmerung: a truly fabulous end to the EIF Ring

Sir Andrew Davis and the RSNO © Ryan Buchanan
The EIF’s cycle comes to a fabulous end with RSNO and Andrew Davis leading a luxury cast, Christine Goerke’s emotionally powerful Brünnhilde a highlight. 
****1
Read more

A pale Rheingold begins Teatro Real's revival of Carsen’s Ring

Greer Grimsley (Wotan) and Sophie Bevan (Freia) © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Carsen's scaled-down Ring makes a timely comeback with a melancholy message of decay.
***11
Read more

Musical riches at Deutsche Oper's Tristan und Isolde

Tristan und Isolde © Bettina Stöß (2014)
Peter Seiffert can still impress as Tristan, but Graham Vick's staging is uncertain and unconvincing. 
***11
Read more

A heroic performance of Siegfried at the Edinburgh Festival

The cast at curtain call © Ryan Buchanan
Sir Mark Elder and The Hallé orchestra are the powerhouse in a memorable performance of Siegfried. Simon O’ Neill, Iain Paterson and Christine Goerke head up a universally strong cast.
****1
Read more

Catherine Naglestad's splendid Salome at Deutsche Oper Berlin

Catherine Naglestad (Salome) © Monika Rittershaus
Deutsche Oper Berlin's Salome was a mixed blessing: a magnificent Catherine Naglestad as the heroine, with good ensemble of singers and orchestra, but a thoughtful but far-fetched psychological interpretation.
***11
Read more