Mezzo Party: Trouser Roles For Everyone

[That is actually what is says: Trousers Roles For Everyone. Diversity First! It’s a poster for a fictional party called “The Mezzos”, and it features Karolina Gumos of Komische Oper Berlin. – You have my vote, MEZ! ❤ – Photo Credit: Komische Oper Berlin/Facebook Page]

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Upcoming Liveblog: Haydn’s “Mondo della Luna” (2014) this Saturday

[How High The Moon? – Giuseppina Bridelli (Ernesto) in Haydn’s “Il mondo nella luna”, Monte Carlo 2014]

Since both of Saturday’s livestreams (“Autumn Sonata” with von Otter from Helsinki, “Lucio Silla” with Petibon from Madrid) are on a little too early for our schedules, we’re instead taking the trouser route and set up a little trip to the moon with up-and-coming mezzo Giuseppina Bridelli – so it’ll be “Haydn’s “Il mondo della luna” this Saturday, Sept. 23rd, at 9 p.m. (UTC+2).

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The Dresden “Serse” (2000) Liveblogging Thread


Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Handel’s “Serse” from Dresden (2000), conducted by Christophe Rousset and staged by Philip Behrens.

Cast List:
Paula Rasmussen – Serse
Ann Hallenberg – Arsamene
Patricia Bardon – Amastre
Marcello Lippi – Ariodate
Isabel Bayrakdarian – Romilda
Sandrine Piau – Atalanta
Matteo Peirone – Elviro

Libretto: Italian (pdf), Italian & English (pdf).