Exclusive: Conductor Gerard Schwarz Shares A Life-Altering Rimsky-Korsakov Encounter

In commemoration of Rimsky-Korsakov’s birthday on March 18, 1844, OperaWire has the great fortune of collaborating with famed conductor Gerard Schwarz to share a special {…}

The Most Famous Met National Council Audition Winners Of the Past

This Sunday, audiences will get a look at the next set of Met Council Audition winners. The competition is perhaps the most prestigious in the entire country and one of the most {…}

Watch Julia Migenes Star in Film & TV After Her Famed ‘Carmen’ Movie

Filming “Carmen” with Francesco Rosi and Plácido Domingo was a major moment in the career of Julia Migenes, potentially career defining. The American mezzo, born on March 13, {…}