Kentucky Opera twin bill features ‘Pagliacci’ and ‘Rusticana’
The story structure of the opera “I Pagliacci” is a play within a play, so the plot is a bit tricky.
Louisville Ballet presents ‘Giselle’
“A person’s body first has to learn to sing in silence.”
Kentucky Opera enriches the experience of existing fans
The notion that opera is so intimidating that the average person won’t attend is probably true.
Sarah Chang remains polished, poised and passionate
Type in “Mendelssohn Violin Concerto” on YouTube and the top video choice that pops up is Sarah Chang, performing the work 16 years ago in her debut with the New York Ph
It’s your typical boy-meets-girl-who-is-really-a-swan story.
Just a half-step on the scale. Two notes.
Talking by phone from her home in New York City, Joyce Yang is explaining Sergei Rachmaninoff’s “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini” as if she is just about to set the phone down on
Prior to the premiere of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Messa da Requiem,” prominent conductor and critic Hans von Bülow obtained an advance copy of the musical score.
The Louisville Ballet’s annual production of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” ballet gets a major re-imagining for this holiday season, with all-new sets and costumes.
Ensemble makes the unusual usual
There’s a snippet of video out there somewhere of Eighth Blackbird rehearsing a piece.