February 17, 2011
features

Xanthoudakis wins BBT award

Soprano Elena Xanthoudakis has become the first Australian to win a Borletti-Buitoni Trust Award. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 16, 2011
features

Westminster farewells Dame Joan

More than 2,000 people have packed London’s Westminster Abbey to pay tribute to the late Australian soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

February 11, 2011
features

Carmen in 3D

Bizet’s most famous opera Carmenwill be screened in 3D across Australia. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 31, 2011
features

Farewell, Dame Margaret

The Welsh soprano Dame Margaret Price, specialist in Mozart and Richard Strauss, has died aged 69. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 27, 2011
features

Janowski and Pentatone to record all ten major Wagner operas

Two-year release schedule to begin with Flying Dutchman. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 24, 2011
features

Sony Classical partners with the Metropolitan Opera

Four CD sets and four DVDs of Met productions to be released in February. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 21, 2011
features

Opera Australia sing for Queensland

Local and international stars of Opera Australia’s current season will take to the stage on February 6 to raise funds for Queensland flood victims. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 14, 2011
features

Sony signs Nino Machaidze

Sony Classical has announced an exclusive long term agreement with Georgian soprano Nino Machaidze. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 11, 2011
features

Santo (Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra e coro del Teatro Communale di Bologna/Mariotti)

At a time when broad appeal and maximum sales are all important, Juan Diego Flórez has been notable for his deliberate narrow repertoire, concentrating almost exclusively on the 19th-century bel canto for which he’s ideally suited, while leaving alone swathes of the repertoire most star tenors can’t resist. This article is available online for Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading. Not a subscriber? For a limited time our monthly digital subscription is only $3. Subscribe now and you will save 50% and have full access to our paywalled content and digital magazines.

January 11, 2011
features

Singing with Kiri

Soprano Dame Kiri Te Kanawa talks about finding her place in the world of opera, her illustrious colleagues and the great roles that make her tick.