Best of 2023: Most Read Articles on OperaWire This Year

By David Salazar

As we wrap up 2023, here is a look back at some of the most-read articles of 2023. We will focus mainly on longer-form pieces like reviews and interviews for this article.

Top 10 Most-Read Reviews of 2023

  1. Metropolitan Opera Review of “Die Zauberflöte”
  2. Arena di Verona Review of “Aida
  3. Metropolitan Opera Review of “Don Giovanni
  4. Metropolitan Opera Review of “Dead Man Walking
  5. Metropolitan Opera Review of “Champion
  6. Opéra National de Paris Review of “Tristan und Isolde
  7. Metropolitan Opera Review of “Der Rosenkavalier
  8. CD Review for “Turandot” with Sondra Radvanovsky, Jonas Kaufmann
  9. Royal Opera House Review for “Turandot
  10. Teatro alla Scala Review for “Don Carlo

Top 10 Most-Read Interviews of 2023

  1. Mary Elizabeth Williams on Isolde at Paris Opera
  2. Milica Ilic on Her Second Opera “XX Mono-Opera for Schizophrenic Voice and Tight Strings”
  3. Gregory Kunde on ROH & Met Opera, Opera Education
  4. Domingo Hindoyan on Return to Met Opera
  5. Roberto Alagna on “Al Capone” & Performing with Aleksandra Kurzak
  6. Aigul Akhmetshina on Discovering Her Voice
  7. Pietari Inkinen on Conducting “The Ring” at Bayreuth
  8. Ilanah Lobel Torres on Her Cancer Journey & Return as a Young Artist
  9. Maria Brea on Performing “Water for Chocolate” at the Met Opera
  10. Patricia Racette on Directing Susannah




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