Herbert Von Karajan’s Historic Recordings of ‘Die Fledermaus’

Herbert Von Karajan is one of greatest musicians to ever live. Born on April 5, 1907, the famed conductor left a massive recorded legacy after a career that included prominent {…}

The Similarities & Differences Between ‘Rusalka,’ ‘The Little Mermaid’ & ‘Undine’

Dvorak’s “Rusalka,” which premiered back on March 31, 1901, is among the most popular Czech operas in the standard repertoire. Unbeknownst to many, the work was not actually {…}

National Puppy Day 2017: A Look At Opera’s Most Famous Dogs

A lot of opera stars have dogs. From Franco Zeffirelli to Ailyn Pérez to Elza Von den Heever, the canine is a great companion for the opera star as they travel around the world. {…}