Kevin Fullerton

Disappearing act Disappearing act

Tenor Matthew Polenzani and pianist Julius Drake’s performance left this listener in a a state of euphoria.

on February 27, 2019 at 11:27 AM
Grazie Millo Grazie Millo

There are, on rare occasions, moments in a live performance where some intangible symbiotic relationship between audience and performer creates an instant that borders on the sublime.

on February 01, 2019 at 11:27 AM
But wait! There’s more! But wait! There’s more!

Sunday’s sold out Carnegie Hall recital became a veritable love-fest between the Peruvian tenor and those assembled in the Hall. 

on November 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Bly’s spirits Bly’s spirits

This was not a performance as gimmick.

on November 16, 2018 at 10:07 AM
Magic mike Magic mike

Isn’t it nice to know a lot? And a little bit not.

on October 24, 2018 at 9:29 AM
Senza nube e senza vel Senza nube e senza vel

I attended the Sunday, May 13, performance with bittersweet anticipation.

on May 21, 2018 at 9:35 AM
Misty salvation Misty salvation

Ah, finalmente!

on May 21, 2018 at 9:07 AM
To weep and remember To weep and remember

Last evening’s scorching performance of Fallujah by the New York City Opera demonstrated that sometimes impact is not limited by physical proximity.

on November 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM
Battlemania Battlemania

Miss Battle was greeted with a thunderous ovation befitting a beloved singer at the end of an illustrious career.

on November 14, 2016 at 10:30 AM
Pièce de résistance Pièce de résistance

I was hopeful that my next operatic engagement would offer greater rewards: Norma at the Edinburgh Festival.

on August 17, 2016 at 10:13 AM