22 Oct 2012
Classical 90.5 Blog
Houston Grand Opera Saturday at 1 pm Oct 27 OPERA: THE BARBER OF SEVILLE (in Italian) COMPOSER: Gioachino Rossini CAST: Figaro Nathan Gunn Rosina Ana María Martínez Count Almaviva Lawrence Brownlee Dr. Bartolo Patrick Car...
30 Sep 2012
Classical News
In this Sept. 22, 2012 photo provided by the Metropolitan Opera, Kyle Ketelsen performs in the role of Escamillo in Bizet's "Carmen," during a rehearsal at the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
26 Jul 2012
Simon Keenlyside If there was ever any doubt that sedxy men in opera are finally being recognized for having the same marketing potential as their female counterparts, it was firmly dispelled with the arrival of the new Metropolitan Opera 2012-...
11 Jul 2012
Giorgio Caoduro Director Olivier Py's sexy production of Bizet's Carmen is currently available in its entirety at Arte Live Web . The production stars Giorgio Caoduro as Escamillo and it's not to be missed! If Carmen's not your cup...
10 Jul 2012
Hit the Target with Mozart Le nozze di Figaro streamed on arte tv on 12th July here . This is live from Aix en Provence, where hip things happen. Excellent cast : Patricia Petibon, Paul Szot, Malin Malin Byström, Kyle Ketelsen. Conductor is J...
5 May 2012
Out West Arts
James Morris and Nathan Gunn Photo: Ken Howard/Met Opera 2012 Remember all those things I said about the Metropolitan Opera’s new Robert Lepage-directed Ring Cycle yesterday ? Well now I’m having second thoughts. Not so much about the overall qu...
19 Mar 2012
Clef Notes and Drama Queens
Beethoven's link to the what, in some quarters, would be called liberal causes -- liberty from tyrannical states, the brotherhood of man, the power of love and justice -- may have been a bit exaggerated over time. But this is how many people wan...
13 Mar 2012
Scary? He looks so sweet Our post about barihunks Thomas Hampson and Günther Groissböck generated a lot of traffic and interest. Much of it seemed focused on Austrian bass-barihunk Günther Groissböck. Our favorite was a comment from another ba...
26 Feb 2012
We weren't going to post about the new Metropolitan Opera season, because we figured everyone has already written about it. We received a couple of emails asking us why we hadn't posted about it, but we still thought that there were better stories...
11 Feb 2012
Kyle Ketelsen as Escamillo The Metropolitan Opera has announced a major cast change involving two barihunks. Barihunk Kyle Ketelsen and international superstar Bryn Terfel will replace barihunk John Relyea in the upcoming run of Mozart's Don ...
29 Jan 2012
Tenor James Valenti: Minnesota Opera, marketing hot men and not just barihunks We love the Minnesota Opera for numerous reasons, including their commitment to new works, their innovative programming, their dedication to young artists, their hig...
21 Oct 2011
Luca Grassi & Elena Mosuc The Dallas Opera is kicking of its 2011-2012 “Tragic Obsessions” season tonight with Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor." The evening will include red carpet arrivals and a sumptuous post-opera black tie reception. The...
9 Jul 2011
GTL Torn T
La ya tradicional retransmisión veraniega desde el GTL será este año Carmen el próximo 27 de Julio, con Béatrice Uria-Mozon , Fabio Armiliato , María Bayo y Kyle Ketelsen . De momento está confirmada la retransmisión por TV3 en semidi...
31 May 2011
Kyle Ketelsen & Giorgio Tozzi Word has quickly spread in the opera world that the great bass-baritone and teacher Giorgio Tozzi has died. We don't have an obituary yet. However, Kyle Ketelsen, who was taught by Tozzi at Indiana University, has ...
7 Dec 2010
Interchanging Idioms
The 53rd Annual Grammys will take place on February 13, 2011 on CBS at 8pm ET. Best Score Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media Award to Composer(s) for an original score created specifically for, or as a compan...
13 Oct 2010
Kyle Ketelsen as Escamillo (picture courtesy of Lyric Opera of Chicago) Kyle Ketelsen as Escamillo (picture courtesy of Lyric Opera of Chicago) Here are the first two pictures from the Lyric Opera of Chicago featuring barihunk K...
12 Oct 2010
John David Boehr as Wagner & Kyle Ketelsen as Méphistophélès.(Photo © Michal Daniel 2009) Our favorite Escamillo is back in the bullring, this time at Lyric Opera of Chicago. The run begins on Wednesday, October 13 and runs through Sunday, M...
12 Sep 2010
GTL Torn T
Uno de los títulos habituales de los festivales de verano es Don Giovanni de Mozart . Este año se estrenaban dos producciones, que yo sepa, en festivales importantes. El Festival de Aix-en-Provence estrenaba una producción de Dmitri Tchernia...
19 Aug 2010
Since we're on a Mozart kick, check out the barihunk laden cast coming to Southern California. The Los Angeles Opera is presenting seven performances of "The Marriage of Figaro" with one of this sites most popular barihunks, Daniel Okulitch. Th...
9 Aug 2010
LA Opus
Maestro Dudamel pops tops at the Bowl Maestro, miming... by Donna Perlmutter In case you haven’t noticed, it’s a whole new game at the Hollywood Bowl. Thank you, Mr. Camerman. Thank you for pointing your equipment at what everyone wants to ...
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Stravinsky: Pulcinella
Berlioz: Lélio, Op. 14bis
Schumann: Scenes from Goethe's Faust
Haydn: Die Schöpfung, H 21 no 2 (Creation)

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