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Performer: Simone Piazzola

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A roof-raising Ernani in Palermo

Omer Meir Wellber conducts a spirited account of Verdi's early opera, semi-staged and live-streamed from the Teatro Massimo.
****1
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Davide Livermore's La Scala Attila travels to Sydney

Livermore updates the scene to the 1930s, but seems to be setting Mussolini's Italians against invading Germans. 
***11
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A disappointing new Falstaff from Laurent Pelly at the Teatro Real

Comedy fails to spark in Laurent Pelly's new production of Falstaff at the Teatro Real. 
**111
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Blue is the new Violet: an outstanding Traviata debut

On her house debut, in Covent Garden's second cast of the year, Angel Blue is completely convincing as Verdi's doomed courtesan; Benjamin Bernheim is an unconventional but compelling Alfredo; Simone Piazzola a persuasive Germont père.
****1
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Rachvelishvili triumphs as Azucena in Berlin

In a dated production by Hans Neuenfels, conductor Giacomo Sagripanti leads a musically successful Trovatore, where Angela Meade and Anita Rachvelishvili show their vocal brilliance.
****1
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A traditional Il corsaro revived in Piacenza

In this Verdi's popular work we find a paroxysm of affections that is consonant with Matteo Beltrami's energetic conducting.
***11
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