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New Barihunk: Tae Joong Yang

New Barihunk: Tae Joong Yang | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Tae Joong YangKorean born barihunk Tae Joong Yang first came to international attention after performing in the Neue Stimmen competition in Germany. He is another one of our reader submissions from Germany.
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The odd story of American opera fans - Charlotte Observer

The odd story of American opera fans - Charlotte Observer | OperaMania | Scoop.it
The odd story of American opera fansCharlotte ObserverOnce upon a time, average Americans appreciated opera. Not the average American plutocrat.
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David Gockley seeks to overhaul SF Opera funding - San Francisco Chronicle

David Gockley seeks to overhaul SF Opera funding - San Francisco Chronicle | OperaMania | Scoop.it
David Gockley seeks to overhaul SF Opera fundingSan Francisco ChronicleDavid Gockley, who has signed on to head the San Francisco Opera for five more years, says the company needs to develop a firm financial footing.
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Three Strauss Ladies Reviewed in HGO's "Ariadne"

Three Strauss Ladies Reviewed in HGO's "Ariadne" | OperaMania | Scoop.it
"As The Prima Donna in the prologue and Ariadne in The Opera, Christine Goerke was confident and insistent, magnificent in every respect and clearly at the top of her game.
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A new Video tribute to Lady Shirley Verret. Great pieces!

A new Video tribute to Lady Shirley Verrett.

Not enough documents, but some unforgettable ones.
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Rigoletto at the Met

Rigoletto at the Met | OperaMania | Scoop.it
* Notes * Saturday evening's Rigoletto at the Metropolitan Opera was a study in extremes. On one hand, Diana Damrau gave a revelatory performance, her Gilda ranged from giddily sweet to utterly devastating.
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Mirella Freni "The willow's song & Ave Maria" Otello

Mirella Freni "The willow's song & Ave Maria" Otello

Teatro alla Scala. Carlos Kleiber conductor.
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May 7 MET OPERA – Ariadne auf Naxos – Saturday Matinee – Orchestra ...

One Single opera ticket to see R. Strauss' Ariadne auf Naxos on Saturday, May 7th, 2011, 1:00 PM at The Met Opera. Ticket list price is $245 plus handling and facility fees $10. Now you can have it for $169.
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the Royal Wedding - the ultimate hat

the Royal Wedding - the ultimate hat | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Is that a recycled Valkyrie helmet? Legendary soprano Dame Anne Evans led the Rule Britannia singalong at a Royal Wedding street party on Quick Street in Islington earlier today.
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Happy Birthday: Nan Merriman

Happy Birthday: Nan Merriman | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Siete Canciones Populares Espanolas (De Falla)Nan Merriman was born Katherine Ann Merriman on April 28, 1920, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The mezzo-soprano studied singing in Los Angeles with Alexis Bassian and the legendary Lotte Lehmann.
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Rahm Emanuel Says Chicago Arts Groups Might Have To Pay Property Taxes, Then Backtracks

"Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel suggested to a theater full of arts patrons Wednesday that he would look into whether nonprofit institutions will have to start paying property taxes under his administration.
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Rai3 Shows Some Vick & Opera di Roma <3

Rai3 Shows Some Vick & Opera di Roma <3 | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Earlier this month we wrote about Graham Vick's new production of Die Entfuhrung for Teatro dell'Opera di Roma, and now...
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Ariadne auf Naxos: Töne, töne, süße Stimme

Ariadne auf Naxos: Töne, töne, süße Stimme | OperaMania | Scoop.it
This has been a good spring for Strauss at the Met.  After a luxurious Capriccio, we get Ariadne auf Naxos with an incredible cast under the baton of Fabio Luisi.
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How To Get Your Kids Interested In Broadway

"My children are now immersed in a world of iPads and text messages -- and city kids are known for a been-there-done-that jadedness -- but I was pleased that my teenage son and preteen daughter could nevertheless be charmed." The New York Times...
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French opera singer Jane Rhodes dies - AFP

French opera singer Jane Rhodes dies - AFP | OperaMania | Scoop.it
AsiaOneFrench opera singer Jane Rhodes diesAFPPARIS — French-born opera singer Jane Rhodes, famous for her role as the singing gypsy Carmen, died Saturday, her husband told AFP. She was 82 years old.
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Sciopero! No Turandot on Friday at La Scala

Sciopero! No Turandot on Friday at La Scala | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Teatro alla Scala's Friday, May 6 Turandot (with Lise Lindstrom singing the lead and Maestro Daniele Callegari swapping-in for Valery...
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Air Placido boosts fleet

Air Placido boosts fleet | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Plácido Domingo already has one aircraft named after him, courtesy of frill-free Spanair. Fasten your seatbelts - he's about to get a second - and it's an upgrade.
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Anna Netrebko and Erwin Schrott on Wetten, dass..?

Anna Netrebko and Erwin Schrott on Wetten, dass..? | OperaMania | Scoop.it
From tonight's Wetten, dass..? show, an interview with Anna Netrebko and Erwin Schrott, in English.
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Married Opera Singers Make Debut Together in California

Married Opera Singers Make Debut Together in California | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Couple on and off stage: Costello and Perez (Photo: Cory Weaver)Opera Fresh earlier announced Stephen Costello would be making his role debut as Faust with the San Diego Opera.
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CABALLE' SALOME FINAL SCENE- private video NY- 1978. Mehta cond.

CABALLE' SALOME FINAL SCENE- private video NY- 1978. Mehta cond.

CABALLE' at her "best".
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Book on Deceased Diva Leyla Gencer to Get Italian Printing

Book on Deceased Diva Leyla Gencer to Get Italian Printing | OperaMania | Scoop.it
"Leyla Gencer - Tutkunun Romanı, Turkish journalist Zeynep Oral’s book chronicling the life of late Turkish opera singer Leyla Gencer, will be published in Italy on May 2.
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Director Patrice Chéreau to Make Long-Awaited British Debut

Director Patrice Chéreau to Make Long-Awaited British Debut | OperaMania | Scoop.it
Director in London (Photo: Rii)"It is something of a mystery why Patrice Chéreau has waited until now to work in the British theatre.
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