Nadine Sierra Announces ‘Made for Opera’

Deutsche Grammophon has announced Nadine Sierra’s second solo album. The new recording, entitled “Made for Opera,” is dedicated to three of the most beautiful, challenging, and dramatic roles in 19th-century romantic repertoire: Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, Verdi’s Violetta, and Gounod’s Juliette. Audiences will get to hear the soprano in Lucia’s Mad Scene, Violetta’s famous Act one scene, and Juliette’s famous {…}

Navona Records Announces Release Date of Guerrilla Opera’s ‘Rumpelstiltskin”

Image courtesy of Navona Records Navona Records has announced the Jan. 14, 2022 release of Boston-based Guerilla Opera’s “Rumpelstiltskin.” Composed by Marti Epstein and conducted by Jeffrey Means, the album re-examines the classic fairy tale and explores the idea that villains are made, and not born. Epstein’s take on the story turns Rumpelstiltskin into a tragic figure across the six {…}