Strauss http://mtpr.org en Strauss's "Arabella" http://mtpr.org/post/strausss-arabella-0 <p>04/19/2014 - Approximate running time 3 hrs. 31 min.</p><p>Swedish soprano Malin Byström stars in the title role of Strauss’s nostalgic romance that explores the fleeting charms of youth, opposite Michael Volle and Juliane Banse. Philippe Auguin conducts.</p><p>In the title role, Malin Byström, "elegant in both looks and tone, and sounding full and flexible, is uncannily reminiscent of Kiri Te Kanawa... her voice has silvery plush..."</p> Thu, 22 May 2014 19:52:48 +0000 Sue Ginn 19449 at http://mtpr.org Strauss's "Arabella" Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier http://mtpr.org/post/strausss-der-rosenkavalier <p>02/22/2014 - Approximate running time 4 hrs. 23 min.</p><p>Strauss's bittersweet comic masterpiece features a superb ensemble led by Martina Serafin as the Marschallin. The performances celebrate the 100th anniversary of the opera's U.S. premiere. Edward Gardner conducts.</p><p>"Witty, elegant and profoundly moving... a wonderful cast..." (<i>New York Times</i>)</p><p><a href="http://www.metoperafamily.org/opera/rosenkavalier-strauss-tickets.aspx" target="_blank">http://www.metoperafamily.org/opera/rosenkavalier-strauss-tickets.aspx</a></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:06:04 +0000 Sue Ginn 15401 at http://mtpr.org Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier Strauss's Die Frau Ohne Schatten http://mtpr.org/post/strausss-die-frau-ohne-schatten <p>02/15/2014 -Die Frau ohne Schatten (The Woman without a Shadow)A</p><p>pproximate running time 4 hrs. 2 min.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 18:02:57 +0000 Sue Ginn 15399 at http://mtpr.org Strauss's Die Frau Ohne Schatten