Otello

REVIEW: A dramatic triumph for CLO’s ‘Otello’…

By Milton Moore Publication: The Day Published 05/08/2012 Nowhere in Italian opera does the music serve the drama quite as it does in Verdi’s “Otello.” Through-composed like a Wagner epic, stripped of the set-piece arias and duets that end with

REVIEW: A dramatic triumph for CLO’s ‘Otello’…

By Milton Moore Publication: The Day Published 05/08/2012 Nowhere in Italian opera does the music serve the drama quite as it does in Verdi’s “Otello.” Through-composed like a Wagner epic, stripped of the set-piece arias and duets that end with

DIRECTOR’S CHOICE

From May 4-19, the Connecticut Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra will be presenting a thrilling production of Verdi’s “OTELLO” which will premiere on the 4th at New Britain’s Trinity-on-Main and proceed to New London’s Garde the 6th,

DIRECTOR’S CHOICE

From May 4-19, the Connecticut Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra will be presenting a thrilling production of Verdi’s “OTELLO” which will premiere on the 4th at New Britain’s Trinity-on-Main and proceed to New London’s Garde the 6th,

TREACHEROUS VILLAIN – Interview with baritone Gary Simpson

Giuseppe Verdi’s affinity towards baritones was so strong that he momentarily considered naming his opera “Iago” instead of “OTELLO”. Furthermore, he and his librettist Boito were both men of the theater, as was, of course, Shakespeare himself, and despite the

TREACHEROUS VILLAIN – Interview with baritone Gary Simpson

Giuseppe Verdi’s affinity towards baritones was so strong that he momentarily considered naming his opera “Iago” instead of “OTELLO”. Furthermore, he and his librettist Boito were both men of the theater, as was, of course, Shakespeare himself, and despite the

ESULTATE!! Interview with John Tsotsoros

CT Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Orchestra will have plenty to “exult” over when they rise to the glorious challenge of Verdi’s monumental “OTELLO”, which will close the company’s ninth season of presenting exciting opera throughout the state. This

ESULTATE!! Interview with John Tsotsoros

CT Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Orchestra will have plenty to “exult” over when they rise to the glorious challenge of Verdi’s monumental “OTELLO”, which will close the company’s ninth season of presenting exciting opera throughout the state. This

MAGNA DIVA FOR MAGNUM OPUS – Interview with Connecticut soprano Jurate Svedaite

On Sunday April 15 at 4pm, taxes will be completed and musicians from both the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra and the New Britain Symphony will join forces with guest soloist Jurate Svedaite for what promises to be an evening of

MAGNA DIVA FOR MAGNUM OPUS – Interview with Connecticut soprano Jurate Svedaite

On Sunday April 15 at 4pm, taxes will be completed and musicians from both the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra and the New Britain Symphony will join forces with guest soloist Jurate Svedaite for what promises to be an evening of