A radiant performance showcased the exceptional work done here by gifted young singers.
This 11 CD collection confirms Fassbaender’s status as one of the greatest interpreters of recent times.
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Adams, superb at crafting arcs of sound, can’t handle characters or narrative.
Yannick and this magnificent orchestra were born for Bernstein.
Does this legendary production, seen in close-up, retain it’s greatness? Yes… and no.
As a cohesive evening of music drama, this ambitious double bill doesn’t quite add up.
To resurrect this astonishing show at all in a brief time frame is almost miraculous.
A wonderful musical performance, hampered by a misguided production.
In their best moments, the mezzo and pianist Ted Sperling were near-ideal Bernstein-isti.
What R. B. Schlather’s visually arresting production has to do with the opera remains a mystery.