It’s hard to come up with any sensible reason to dislike Joyce DiDonato.
Ailyn Pèrez is a soprano on the rise.
André Previn‘s A Streetcar Named Desire, with the “People’s Diva” herself in the iconic role of the unstable Blanche DuBois.
It’s easiest to write reviews when there are soaring triumphs and miserable failures.
The realization of the opera Un ballo in maschera by Verdi and the librettist Antonio Somma is almost as famous as the opera itself.