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The power of a stage director is measured by his ability to make others powerful.
Siete canciones populares españolas is one of the most popular song cycles in classical music: a set of traditional Spanish songs re-arranged by M. de Falla.
Milojević is one of the most important figures in Serbian music history. A composer, a critic, a musicologist, a pedagogue: a life fully lived in music.
From Bach to Copland, 35 quotes by classical composers.
Is Barber’s Vanessa a mirror of the composer relationship with Menotti? Or is it simply a decadent tale of hopeless life choices?
A lifetime on Broadway: with works like West Side Story, Sweeney Todd and Into the Woods, Stephen Sondheim is possibly the greatest lyricist ever.
“We have a little trouble”: Candide opened in Boston for three weeks of tryouts but the dress rehearsal overran catastrophically and…
The ties between My Name is: Woman and The Consul run deep in Magda Sorel’s famous aria “Papers”, a timeless story that keeps repeating itself over and over again.
A musical and personal journey from the anti-Milosevic protests in Belgrade through the Netherlands’ immigration offices, classrooms, smoky cafes, hospital rooms and opera world premières. A cabaret-style show featuring opera, chanson, flamenco, Serbian songs and musical. How was this show born?