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Le Nozze di Figaro, Glyndebourne, June 2012

If you demand this opera in eighteenth century costume ā€” and I overheard some in the audience who did ā€” then forget it. But if you are happy to see a more up to date interpretation, then this is a winner. It’sĀ the 1960s and Almaviva is one of the nouveau riche, possibly a pop star, …

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Tamerlano, Royal Opera, February 2010

Unfortunately [Domingo] was unavailable, but his replacement, Kurt Streit sang [Bazajet] superbly ā€” one could not have asked for better.

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