Having said that, I must admit it's been decades since I've had a "Night at the Opera." So, to find myself at the Zobel de Ayala Recital Hall of the Maybank Performing Arts Theater for MusicArtes' staging of Gian Carlo Menotti
's The Medium was an unexpected pleasure.
Directed by the celebrated Leo Rialp, the music-drama by Gian Carlo Menotti
will be presented at Zobel de Ayala Recital Hall, Maybank Performing Arts Theater in BGC Arts Center, Taguig City.
The 2018 season lasts 10 weeks, and includes 20th-century classics such as Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue," Gian Carlo Menotti
's one-act opera "The Old Maid and the Thief" and Orff's choral masterpiece "Carmina Burana." See grantparkmusicfestival.com.
895-8098) came out with another dark chamber opera, the gothic 'The Medium' by Gian Carlo Menotti
. It is about a medium (played with intensity by Jay Valencia-Glorioso) who is a fake psychic (like Whoopee Goldberg in the movie 'Ghost'), but whose life unravels when she feels a cold hand during a seance.
Composed in 1951 by Gian Carlo Menotti
, this heart-warming one-act holiday classic has been seen by more people than any other opera in history.
The program includes Gian Carlo Menotti
's Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano, Francis Poulenc's Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, George Gershwin's Heifetz Selections for Violin and Piano from "Porgy and Bess" and Aram Khatchaturian's Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano.
Holliday notes that Susannah was thus one of the most performed American operas by professional companies in the United States and Canada, surpassed only by Gian Carlo Menotti
's Amahl and the Night Visitors (1951) and George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess (1935).
The genre of radio opera is not a large one, but it has over the years attracted some prominent names, including Jacques Ibert, Luigi Dallapiccola, Hans Werner Henze and Gian Carlo Menotti
(his The Old Maid and The Thief started out as a radio piece).
Renata Pokupic cc comes to Scotland with Respighi's luscious and Romantic evocation of sunset - then follows it with Rossini's show-stopping bravura aria.The concert ends with Scotland's adopted Italian composer: Gian Carlo Menotti
. Sebastian is a brilliantly colourful score.
James Bibey, Cameron Hughes and Evan Thomas are taking turns to sing the title role in Gian Carlo Menotti
's opera Amahl And The Night Visitors at the Tabernacle Chapel in The Hayes.
In 1958 Gian Carlo Menotti
founded the Spoleto Festival in the medieval Italian hill town of Spoleto.