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Performer: Tanja Ariane Baumgartner

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GenevaParsifal

Wagner: Parsifal
Jonathan Nott; Michael Thalheimer; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Henrik Ahr; Michaela Barth; Stefan Bolliger; Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

AmsterdamBychkov leads Glanert and Mendelssohn

Glanert, Mendelssohn
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Tanja Ariane Baumgartner; Christian Immler

ViennaVon der Liebe TodNew production

Mahler
Lorenzo Viotti; Calixto Bieito; Vienna State Opera; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Michael Bauer; Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
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ViennaVon der Liebe TodNew production

Mahler
Lorenzo Viotti; Calixto Bieito; Vienna State Opera; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Michael Bauer; Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
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Rage against the machine: Rasche's Elektra grinds down performers

More of a distraction than an enhancement, Ulrich Rasche’s giant steel machine grinds down the performers of this dark Elektra, which ultimately stumbles over its own feet.
***11
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Vienna's “Lohengrin in Lederhosen” redeemed by musical performances

The performance of Wagner’s Lohengrin transcends Andreas Homoki's curious staging, redeemed by vocal and orchestral performances that shine in their nuanced artistry.
****1
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There will be blood: Elektra in Salzburg

An Elektra conducted like Mendelssohnian fairy music, sung not shouted, just as Strauss required.
****1
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Nocturnal orgies versus controlled reason

Sophisticated interpretation of The Bassarids by Hans Werner Henze at the Komische Oper Berlin
*****
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Words or music? Collaboration or resistance? A new Capriccio in Frankfurt

Camilla Nylund’s rich, ample voice bloomed in the glorious setting of the sonnet, cosseted by burnished horn playing, in Strauss' unsurpassed operatic farewell to the soprano voice.
****1
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On the Rake: Stravinsky at Oper Frankfurt

A largely newly cast revival of The Rake's Progress takes a while to catch fire, but when it does the results are devilishly good.
****1
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