Now that the Metropolitan Opera has had a significant success with its At-Residence Gala, there are different opera firms with related concepts. The Florence Might Pageant, (Maggio Musicale Fiorentino), will provide its presentation on Friday, Might 1, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. P.D.T. Since many opera lovers are working from dwelling, the viewers needs to be monumental.
Maggio Musicale Superintendent Alexander Pereira will host the dwell program from the theater however will current singers performing in their very own houses. Among the many artists listed at this level are Roberto Alagna, Cecilia Bartoli, Diana Damrau, Vittorio Grigolo, Thomas Hampson, Saioa Hernández, Eva Mei, Francesco Meli, Leo Nucci, Lisette Oropesa, Michele Pertusi, Luca Salsi, Fabio Sartori, Krassimira Stoyanova, Ludovic Tézier, and Sonya Yoncheva.
Snack solutions for whilst you watch: Do you know meals with names that finish with the time period “Florentine” at all times comprise spinach? Maybe a little bit of spinach would add coloration to crackers with provolone.
The opera home of Rome (Teatro dell’ Opera di Roma) is providing free on-line entry to performances of three Verdi operas: Simon Boccanegra, Ernani, and Nabucco. Riccardo Muti conducts and Adrian Noble directs a standard staging of Simon Boccanegra which could be seen from April 28 to Might four. Singers embrace George Petean as Simon, Maria Agresta as Maria, and Quinn Kelsey as Paolo. Muti conducts Ernani and Hugo de Ana directs this efficiency which could be seen from April 28 to Might four. Singers embrace Francisco Meli, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Tatiana Serjan. Muti’s Nabucco, directed by Jean-Paul Scarpitta, could be seen from Might 12 to 18. Singers embrace Luca Salsi, Tatiana Serjan, and Sonia Ganassi. As for one thing to eat whereas watching the Rome opera, I might recommend 1 / 4 of a cantaloupe melon topped with prociutto, or ham if you do not have its Italian model. A dry white wine may additionally be good with that. https://www.operaroma.it Search for teatro digitale and Rome Opera aperta.
Los Angeles Opera has been providing brief recitals recorded dwell in early March when singers and accompanists might work collectively. Later recitals needed to be sung to prerecorded piano tracks. Now the brief concert events are all obtainable on-line. Recitalists embrace: Lucas and Irina Meachem; Arturo Chacón-Cruz; Will Liverman; Janai Brugger and Javier Orman; Ben Bliss and Dana Jackson; Nicholas Brownlee and Jennifer Feinstein; Sylvia D’Eramo and Michael J. Hawk; Tiffany Townsend and Gabriela Flores accompanied by Nino Sanikidze, head coach of LA Opera’s younger artist program; Alaysha Fox; Robert Stahley and Brendon Shapiro; Erica Petrocelli accompanied by Louis Lohraseb.
For many of his recital, Chacón-Cruz accompanies himself on the guitar, however for his final aria, “Nessun Dorma” from Puccini’s Turandot, Sanikidze performs the piano. Collectively they make a grande finale.
Los Angeles Opera simply knowledgeable me that readers can watch Du Yun’s Pulitzer Prize-winning opera Angel’s Bone from dwelling Friday night Might 1st at eight p.m. Whereas it is unlucky that LA Opera needed to cancel the upcoming performances of Angel’s Bone, the corporate is thrilled to workforce up with Beth Morrison Initiatives and The Broad Stage to convey the efficiency to you, totally free, direct from the stage to the net. Opera lovers can stream the recording of Angel’s Bone from Might 1st till Might seventh on LAO’s Fb web page and on it is web site at LAO at Residence. In instances like these, the opera firm is aware of music and neighborhood assist convey consolation and connection to us all. Till the corporate can welcome opera lovers again into the theater, the present goes on-just on-line.
The Metropolitan Opera’s day by day one-at-a-time choices for the primary week of Might are as follows: Friday, 5/1, Verdi’s Aida with Leontyne Worth; Saturday, 5/2 Verdi’s Luisa Miller with Beczala and Yoncheva; Sunday, 5/three Borodin’s Prince Igor with Rachvelishvili and Abdrazakov; Monday, 5/four Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro with Fleming, Bartoli, and Levine; Tuesday, 5/5 Ambroise Thomas’ Hamlet with Petersen and Langrée; Wednesday, 5/6 Saariaho’s L’Amour de Loin with Eric Owens; and Thursday, 5/7 Richard Strauss’ Capriccio with Fleming and Sir Andrew Davis.
Photograph: A scene from Angel’s Bone. Hong Kong Leisure and Cultural Providers Dept.