Atlanta Opera announces 2012-2013 season. Andrew Alexander outlines AO's coming season in Creative Loafing.
http://www.artsatl.com/ Take at look at the new website for ArtsCriticATL! It's got a new name and a new look. Music writers include Stephanie Adrian, Jimmy Paulk, and Mark Gresham.
Music ReviewA Night of Winners and Almost WinnersMetropolitan Opera Auditions Select Five SingersJennifer Taylor for The New York TimesMetropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Grand Finals This year’s winners, from left: Margaret Mezzacappa, Janai Brugger, Anthony Clark Evans, Matthew Grills and Andrey Nemzer on Sunday at the Met.By ZACHARY WOOLFEPublished: March 19, 2012 Part of the fascination [...]
Song to the Moon (Dvorak) sung by Janai Brugger http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/16/arts/music/opera-and-classical-listings.html?_r=1&scp=2&sq=met%20finals&st=cse
Peter Ash's new opera came to town this past weekend. Here Veruca Salt (mezzo-soprano Abigail Nims) is about to be discarded for being a "bad nut" by a mob of voluptuous Turkish squirrels.