In Quest of 21st Century Operatic Projects

The following is a list of four operas I am scheduled to review during the Santa Fe Opera‚Äôs 2023 and San Francisco Opera’s 2023-24 seasons. One is a newly reorchestrated work dating from the Italian Renaissance. Three of the operas are recent compositions. Orfeo (Monteverdi), Santa Fe Opera, July 29, August 2,11, 16 and 24, … Read more

In Quest of San Francisco Opera Centennial Year Performances, June through December, 2023

The following are four of the operas I am scheduled to review taking place at the San Francisco Opera during 2023, celebrating the centennial of the company’s founding. Die Frau ohne Schatten (Richard Strauss), San Francisco Opera, June 4 (m), 10, 20, 23 and 28, 2023 San Francisco Opera, the company that mounted the United … Read more