In tribute to the late Graham Vick, a full-scale production of Rossini’s opera seria from the 2019 Pesaro Festival.
American soprano Gianna Rolandi died Sunday morning, according to a number of her friends and colleagues. She was 68.
April is the cruelest month, the song tells us—but this year, it was a week later. Ghenady Meirson, Philadelphia’s master of Russian Opera and coach extraordinaire, died on May 8.
The renowned interpreter of Wagner, Mozart and Strauss for more than four decades died yesterday.
We all lost a great champion of the arts as news arrived that Lois Kirschenbaum passed away on 27 March at the Beth Israel hospital.
The conductor and former music director of the Metropolitan Opera died on March 9.
Nathan Hull was an operatic Quixote who did not go it alone, but inspired bands of optimists, giving proper employment to the many worthy New Yorkers mad enough to study voice and pleasure rare elsewhere to those of us thrilled to take it in.
Critic Martin Bernheimer has died. He was 83.
A multibillionaire right-winger—best remembered locally for plastering his name on the once-beloved New York State Theater at Lincoln Center—has died.
The legendary opera and film director has died. He was 96.
The distinguished British soprano died today. She was 88.
The prodigiously gifted and widely beloved Catalan soprano has died. She was 85.
The actress and teacher died earlier today of lung cancer. She was 83.
The Queen of Soul has died.
We have just heard the sad news that author and longtime Opera News editor Brian Kellow died earlier today. He was 59.
he mezzo-soprano died on April 21. She was 79.
The versatile singer and actress died yesterday at her home in Palos Verdes, Calif. She was 97.
In November, everyone wanted to hear more about Jonas Kaufmann‘s Johnson.
The heartbreaking news of the death of Dmitri Hvorostovsky has been confirmed.
Florence Hvorostovsky has just posted to her Facebook page that the Russian news site reporting her husband’s death is mistaken.
When I moved back to Philadelphia a few years ago, I reached out to Albert Innaurato.
Rest in peace, dear Albert.
The American musicologist died earlier today in Chicago.
According to the Svenska Dagblatet, the internationally renowned Swedish singer died yesterday.