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Read Around The Classical Internet: May 4, 2012

May 4, 2012 – A transposed tenor and an inspiring tour: all the classical music news that's fit to link.

In a production of Verdi's opera Rigoletto at the Sydney Opera House, the title character (baritone Jonathan Summers) reels at the discovery of his dead daughter.

Read How Verdi, Wagner and Puccini Got Their Grooves

April 11, 2012 – Hear why these three composers are still superstars in opera houses worldwide.

Detroit native Kid Rock (photographed here in Royal Oak, Mich. at a Mitt Romney campaign rally) will  for perform a benefit concert for the struggling Detroit Symphony.

Read Around The Classical Internet: March 2, 2012

March 2, 2012 – Gergiev advertises for Putin, the Detroit Symphony teams up with Kid Rock and much more.

A duet for the ages: Domingo and Colbert.

Read Around The Classical Internet: February 24, 2012

February 24, 2012 – Stephen Colbert sings Verdi with Domingo, Klinghoffer riles London and a kerfuffle over Golijov.

Charles Castronovo stars as the bashful postman in Daiel Catan's opera, Il Postino.

Watch Remembering Daniel Catan With 'Il Postino'

November 24, 2011 – The late composer's delightful final opera will be broadcast on many PBS stations.

Listen Storms And Salvation: 'The Flying Dutchman' WDAV

October 7, 2011 – Wagner's lonely wanderer anticipates a generation of Westerns — in a vivid and compelling story. WDAV


Cellist Alisa Weilerstein, one of the newest MacArthur "geniuses."

Read Around The Classical Internet: September 23, 2011

September 23, 2011 – From China to Iraq and back again: All the news that's fit to link.

Erwin Schrott as Don Giovanni

Listen Placido Domingo Conducts 'Don Giovanni' WDAV

September 23, 2011 – Mozart's dark comedy features music of limitless genius, and a drama that lives up to the score. WDAV


Placido Domingo stars as Bajazet, with soprano Sara Coburn as Asteria, in Handel's Tamerlano.

Listen Domingo Goes For Baroque In Handel's 'Tamerlano'

September 16, 2011 – Placido Domingo takes on his 126th role: as Bajazet in Handel's taut drama Tamerlano.


Conductor Roberto Paternostro leads a rehearsal with the Israel Chamber Orchestra on July 25, 2011 at the Bayreuth Festival in Germany.

Listen Around The Classical Internet: July 29, 2011

July 29, 2011 – From Israelis playing Wagner in Germany to a pirate-fighting tenor.


Placido Domingo kicks a penalty shot in a July 2008 charity soccer match held in Hungary.

Watch Will Placido Domingo Help Clean Up Soccer?

June 7, 2011 – Will one of the world's biggest opera stars help reform the soccer organization FIFA?

All the classical music news that's fit to link.

Read Around The Classical Internet: May 27, 2011

May 27, 2011 – Opera, opera, opera and ... Justin Timberlake: your weekly roundup of classical music news.

Listen Storms And Salvation: 'The Flying Dutchman' WDAV

January 21, 2011 – Alan Held makes an impression as the mysterious title character in Wagner's The Flying Dutchman. WDAV


Domingo In Tamerlano

Listen Semi-Historical Drama: Handel's 'Tamerlano' WDAV

November 26, 2010 – Placido Domingo takes on a dramatic death scene as Bajazet in Handel's taut drama, Tamerlano. WDAV


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