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2012 End-Of-Year Count: Live Music (Opera)

Posted in Music by Russ L on 3 January, 2013

This will probably end up being the theme of the year in my memories.

“Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” by Richard Wagner – The Royal Opera – Symphony Hall, Birmingham – 11/1/12
“Tristan Und Isolde” by Richard Wagner – The CBSO – Symphony Hall, Birmingham – 3/3/12
“La Traviata” by Giuseppe Verdi – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 6/3/12
“Beatrice And Benedict” by Hector Berlioz – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 7/3/12
“The Marriage Of Figaro” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 10/3/12
“Life Is A Dream” by Jonathan Dove – Birmingham Opera Company –The Argyle Works, Bordesley Green, Birmingham – 21/3/12
“Parsifal” by Richard Wagner – The Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra & Chorus and Ex-Cathedra – Symphony Hall, Birmingham – 6/4/12
“The Importance Of Being Earnest” by Gerald Barry – Birmingham Contemporary Music Group – Symphony Hall, Birmingham – 28/4/12
“Eugene Onegin” by P.I. Tchaikovsky – English Touring Opera – Warwick Arts Centre (theatre space), near Coventry – 11/5/12
“Porgy And Bess” by George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heywood & Dorothy Heywood – Cape Town Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 8/6/12
“La Bohème” by Giacomo Puccini – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 15/6/12
“Mittwoch Aus Licht” by Karlheinz Stockhausen – Birmingham Opera Company, Ex-Cathedra, The Elysian Quartet & London Voices – The Argyle Works, Bordesley Green, Birmingham – 25/8/12
“Turandot” by Giacomo Puccini – Midland Opera and players of the Queens Park Sinfonia – The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham – 13/8/12
“A Night in Venice” by Johan Strauss II – Tinkers Farm opera – The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham – 2/11/12
“Jephtha” by George Friederic Handel – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 7/11/12
“Cosi Fan Tutte” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Welsh National Opera – The Hippodrome, Birmingham – 9/11/12
“Carmen” by George Bizet – English National Opera – The Coliseum, Westminster, London – 2/12/12

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