We thank Charles Jernigan for this comprehensive review! Zelmira is one of the least known of Rossini’s 39 operas. It had its premiere on 16 February, 1822, at the San Carlo Opera House in Naples, the last… Read More
The center of Rossini activity was in Lunenburg, Canada this September!
Opera libretti synchronized on smartphones.. this is Lyri
Honoring Zedda in the best way possible.
We are fortunate that a member of the American Rossini Society who recently reviewed this book by Larry Wolff agreed to share his review with us. It is a lengthy review but well worth reading. You may also… Read More
We are pleased to bring you a review of a CD which explores some non-standard Rossini repertory. The music on this CD will be presented in several concerts in January with Anna Tonna, Miguel Borallo,and others. In NYC… Read More
A wonderful review from ROF 2015
We have received the following translation of an article in Corriere della Sera from friend of RossiniAmerica, Luca Damaschi. It is a review of the historic recital by Juan Diego Florez at La Scala. Luca was kind enough… Read More
As a life long lover of Rossini and an annual visitor to the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro, I have been pleased at the growing interest in Rossini’s serious operas in the United States. Around the time of… Read More
Here are some thoughts about the HD transmission seen throughout the world, of this historic ( 1st time at the Met) performances, from our contributor Charles Jernigan.