MEMETERIA by Thomas May

Music & the Arts

2016 Grammy Nominees in Classical


Here’s the complete list (including a release from the Seattle Symphony’s Dutilleux project):

2016 Grammy Nominees in Classical categories

Filed under: music news, Seattle Symphony

Ricordi’s Meyerbeer Edition

Filed under: Meyerbeer, opera

Sea Drama


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On the Agenda

Nico Muhly’s Dark Sisters, at Vancouver Opera:

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New Artist of the Month: Director James Darrah


Finding a suitable label to encompass James Darrah’s artistic practice is not easy. He has directed operas in more or less conventional spaces, yet this represents only one sliver of his work. You’re also likely to experience Darrah’s art in the concert hall. Indeed, seeing the multimedia staging of Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis this past June by the San Francisco Symphony and Michael Tilson Thomas brought me one of the year’s most lasting revelations.

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