Review: Die Walküre, Opera Australia

Review: Die Walküre, Opera Australia

  Opera Australia: Der Ring des Nibelungen: Die Walküre Arts Centre Melbourne/20 November 2013 *****  Now that the glitter has settled on the ‘preliminary evening’, the ‘first day’ of Wagner’s music drama in three acts has been revealed. As was the case with Das Rheingold, audience and critics may be divided on how successfully Opera…


Australian Art Song comes home

Art Song NSW presents the very newest in Art Song repertoire this weekend in the Australian Connection which will feature soprano Merlyn Quaife, outstanding in her role as Betty in Opera Australia’s 2009 production of Bliss. Performing with her is pianist Andrea Katz.  Quaife’s extraordinary talents have taken her to traditional roles like Lucia in…