Upcoming Liveblog: “Figaro” from Geneva (2017) this Saturday

[He says, “Page”, and that is much. – Avery Amereau (Cherubino) in Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro”, Geneva 2017.]

Time for some classic pining scenarios with a traditional-looking “Nozze” from Geneva, in a liveblog this upcoming Saturday, Oct. 14th, at 9 p.m. (UTC+2).

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White Shirt Monday: octavia rima


[Chocolate: getting cold. Or not. – Opening sequence of Strauss’ “Der Rosenkavalier” with Celine Byrne (Marschallin) and Maren Engelhardt (Octavian), staged by Lorenzo Fioroni, Kassel 2014. – Photo Credit: Nils Klinger/Staatstheater Kassel]

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The Madrid “Tamerlano” (2008) Liveblogging Thread


Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Handel’s “Tamerlano” from Madrid (2008), with Paul McCreesh conducting and staged by Graham Vick.

Cast List:
Tamerlano –
Monica Bacelli
Asteria – Ingela Bohlin
Andronico – Sara Mingardo
Irene – Jennifer Holloway
Bajazet – Plácido Domingo
Leone – Luigi De Donato

Libretto: Italian (pdf). English/Italian/German/French in booklet format (thanks, eClassical & Naive!)