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Monthly Archives: September 2010
ABC Radio National interviews the acclaimed Aussie soprano Lisa Gasteen, talking about her recent injury and what that means for her career; young singers; the new Aussie ‘ring’ and other bits and bobs.
No, not by me, sadly. WildkatPR is starting a new blog series interviewing ‘Industry Idols’, and the first is with the CEO of the Royal Opera House, Coven Garden, Tony Hall. What are the first, most important steps a young … Continue reading
The principle conductor of the Nürnberg Philharmonic (our house orchestra – he’s also the General Music Director of the opera) Prof. Christof Prick is, amongst other composers, a Strauss expert, and last night we were fortunate to see him lead … Continue reading
There are two main ‘set pieces’ that Falke sings (plus a whole lot of ensemble stuff): Act I duet with Eisenstein (inviting Eisenstein to a party, though Eisenstein is supposed to go to jail to serve an 8 day sentence … Continue reading
The role I’m most excited about this season is Dr Falke in Johann Strauß Jr’s famous operette Die Fledermaus (The Bat). I suppose, technically speaking, it’s the title role, though it’s by no means the central character. It’s a medium … Continue reading
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