Eleonora Buratto: two nights at Teatro San Carlo for Verdi’s Requiem

The Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi was the main event of the 2018/2019 concert season of the Teatro San Carlo in Naples. On Friday 19 and Saturday 20 October, the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro di San Carlo conducted by Maestro Juraj Valčuha accompanied prestigious soloists in the Verdi masterpiece: the soprano Eleonora Buratto and…

Jessica Pratt and Treesure Jewels

The Opera Season 2017-2018 of the Teatro La Fenice closes under the sign of Gioachino Rossini with “Semiramide” – his last great opera – and with the display of the restored signed score. A tragic melodrama in two acts, which debuted at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice on February 3, 1823, “Semiramide” is staged…

Olga Peretyatko at Gstaad Menuhin Festival 2018

On August 31 at Gstaad Menuhin Festival, warm success for Olga Peretyatko and Juan Diego Florez. With the assistance of “Scintilla”, the Baroque ensemble from the Zurich Opera, under the direction of Riccardo Minasi, the two stunning opera-stars took us on a musical journey to the heart of the Alps with Rossini’s “William Tell”, Donizetti’s “Linda…

Carmen Giannattasio in Vatican

Yesterday afternoon Pope Franciscus opened yesterday at Sala Nervi in Vatican City a conference «Sport at the Service of Humanity», together with the Secretary General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach, the Anglican Primate Justin Welby, representatives of the Orthodox patriarchates of Constantinople and Moscow, Jewish…