It’s All In The Detail – Madama Butterfly in Valencia
Valencia Opera’s new production of Puccini’s Madame Butterfly is utterly convincing. Here, Cio-Cio-san bevomes an assertive woman who knows her own mind, rather than a passive recipient of her her own tragedy. And this is achieved via an inspired production directed by Emilio Lopez. And it’s all done via convincing detail, not by radical transformation of the setting.
True R&B Music
The music industry has evolved over the years for the better certainly. Today’s recording artist are able to control their own songs and catalogs as long as they do not sell out. With the many gadgets and tools used today to make new sounds with certain programs;
Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Vladimir Jurowski, Leonidas Kavakos in ADDA Alicante
Standard programme in the concert hall might not suggest surprises. Mozart Don Giovanni Overture, Brahms Violin concerto and Schubert’s Great C Major Symphony might sound a little predictable. But when Jurowski conducts and Kavakos is soloist, there is nothing humdrum about the experience.
Get the Best Music for Your (Guest’s) Ears
Professional musicians don’t use Fruity Loops to create incredible music. Whether its rock, pop, blues, jazz, classical or country, a musician has trained for years in their craft. That skill adds to the overall atmosphere of a wedding or some other celebration.
Joshua Bell, Alan Gilbert and NDR Orchestra Play Bruch And Bruckner In Alicante
The ADDA auditorium in Alicante hosted the NDR Elbphilharmonie under Alan Gilbert in Bruch’s Scottish Fantasy with Joshua Bell as soloist. Bruckner’s Fourth Symphony followed. The experience reminds us that the sum is always greater than the parts, no matter how exalted they individually claim to be.