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2012-2013

Jan. 6

     

Giordano: Andrea Chénier

     

Alagna, Petean, Pershall, Feinstein, Lamanda

Apr. 8

     

Verdi: I Lombardi

     

Fabiano, Meade, Short, Baetge, Cedel, Baldwin, et al.

2011-2012

Nov. 8

     

Cilèa - Adriana Lecouvreur

     

Gheorghiu, Kaufmann, Maestri, Rachvelishvili

Jan. 29

     

Wagner - Rienzi

     

Storey, Matos, Chauvet, DeVine, Cedel, et al.

2010-2011

Oct. 25

     

Mascagni - Cavalleria rusticana/

     

Alagna, Guleghina, Dunn, Almaguer, Swann

 

     

Massenet - La Navarraise

     

Alagna, Garanca, Abdrazakov, Savage, Kontes, McGee

Mar. 2

     

Meyerbeer - L'Africaine

     

Giordani, Taigi, Dehn, Mvinjelwa

2008-2009

Oct. 15

     

Rimsky-Korsakov - The Tsar's Bride

     

Borodina, Makarina, Markov, Manucharyan, Stamboglis, Easterlin, Nance, Miller, Stepanov, Sullivan, McGee

2007-2008

Dec. 13

     

Verdi - I Due Foscari

     

DiGiacomo, Gavanelli, Grooms, Machado, Lagundino, Lugo, Orsalak

Feb. 27

     

Bellini - La Sonnambula

     

Gutié;rrez, Korchak, Furlanetto, Caballero, Garcia, Kontes, Grooms

April 13

     

Puccini - Edgar

     

Giordani, Larmore, Moore, Gaertner, Guagliardo

2006-2007

Nov. 7

     

Donizetti - Dom Sé;bastien

     

Kasarova, Korchak, Powell, Gaertner, Williams

Jan. 19

     

Rossini- Otello

     

Donose, Ford, Tarver, McPherson

Feb. 21

     

Cilèa - L'Arlesiana

     

Cornetti, Filianoti, Moore, Risinger, Lee

2005-2006

Nov. 13

     

Rossini - William Tell

     

Blasi, Giordani, Chingari

Feb. 26

     

Delibes - Lakmé;

     

Gutié;rrez, Manucharyan, Morris

May 4

     

Montemezzi - L'Amore Dei Tre Re

     

Bravo, Casanova, Ramey

2004-2005

Nov. 22

     

Puccini - La Fanciulla del West

     

Millo, Tanner, Chingari

April 7

     

Thomas - Mignon

     

Gutiérrez, Blythe, Aldrich, Giordano, Relyea

June 6

     

Weber - Der Freischütz

     

Margiono, Moon, Studebaker, Kowaljow

2003-2004

Dec. 14

     

Donizetti - Anna Bolena

     

Stoyanova, Larmore, Aldrich, Manucharyan, Morris

Mar. 21

     

Verdi - Il Corsaro

     

Dragoni, Potenza, Casanova, Liao

April 20

     

Ponchielli - La Gioconda

     

Millo, Kitic, Nadler, Giordani, Golesorkhi, Faria

2002-2003

Oct. 20

     

Bizet - Les Pêcheurs de Perles

     

Takova, Shtoda, Chaignaud, Faria

April 23

     

Verdi - Attila

     

Flanigan, Casanova, Liao, Ramey

May 19

     

Rossini - La Donna del Lago

     

Swenson, Blythe, Fowler, Zeffiri, Youngblood

2001-2002

Nov. 13

     

Verdi - La Battaglia di Legnano

     

Stoyanova, Wood, Casanova, Guelfi, Kowaljow

Mar. 3

     

Cilèa - Adriana Lecouvreur

     

Millo, Ernest, Stewart, Zajick, Giordani, Laciura, Golesorkhi

April 21

     

Donizetti - Marino Faliero

     

Blancas, Bernhardt, Blake, Liao, Relyea

2000-2001

Mar. 7

     

Donizetti - La Favorita

     

Larmore, Gilbert, Kunde, Hvorostovsky, Kowaljow

April 23

     

Meyerbeer - Les Huguenots

     

Stoyanova, Makarina, Zifchak, Giordani, Simpson, Faria

May 13

     

Donizetti - Maria Stuarda

     

Swenson, Flanigan, Matos, Kunde, Liao, Carfizzi

1999-2000

Oct. 25

     

Bellini - I Capuleti e i Montecchi

     

Massis, Kasarova, Kunde, Carfizzi, Cokorinos Nov. 11 Donizetti - Adelia Devia, Mok, Pyatnychko, Plishka

Feb. 14

     

Donizetti - Lucrezia Borgia

     

Fleming, Blythe, Giordani, Peterson

May 3

     

Verdi - Otello

     

Esperian, Kitic, Bergonzi/Barasorda, Zhang, Gazale, Plishka

1998-1999

Mar. 7

     

Verdi - I Masnadieri

     

Wolf, Nagore, Hvorostovsky, Plishka, Konstantinov

April 13

     

Halévy - La Juive

     

Papian, Makarina, Casanova, Viala, Plishka

May 12

     

Bellini - La Sonnambula

     

Swenson, Tapia, Wood, Kunde, Relyea

1997-1998

Nov. 23

     

Rossini - Tancredi

     

O'Flynn, Kasarova, Poretsky, Wood, Breault, Boutros

Feb. 8

     

Verdi - Jerusalem

     

Valayre, Ikaia-Purdy, Simpson

May 4

     

Donizetti - Poliuto

     

Rowland, Armiliato, Meoni, Alberghini

1996-1997

Jan. 12

     

Rossini - La Cenerentola

     

Genaux, Makarina, Wood, Fowler, G. Quilico

Feb. 9

     

Wagner - Tristan und Isolde

     

Connell, Lang, Siukola, Ryerson, Breault, Brainerd

April 6

     

Verdi - Ernani

     

Anderson, Margison, Guelfi, Plishka

1995-1996

Dec. 11

     

Bellini- Norma

     

Eaglen, Ganassi, Furdui, di Renzi, Anisimov, Moore

April 17

     

Rossini - Armida

     

Fleming, Kunde, Fowler

May 8

     

Verdi - Giovanna d'Arco

     

Anderson, Grigorian, Moore, Guelfi, Owens

1994-1995

Feb. 14

     

Massenet - Hérodiade

     

Fleming, Bumbry, Keyes, Del Campo

Mar. 5

     

Rimsky-Korsakov - The Tsar's Bride

     

Focile, Borodina, Uhlenhopp, Leiferkus, Plishka

May 8

     

Bellini - I Puritani

     

Devia, Wood, Kunde, Guelfi, Peterson

1993-1994

Dec. 19

     

Donizetti - Linda di Chamounix

     

Esposito, Poretsky, Sabbatini, Frontali, Heimann, Plishka

Feb. 15

     

Bellini - I Capuleti e i Montecchi

     

Devia, Larmore, Gimenez, Spagnoli, Robbins

Mar. 13

     

Donizetti - Caterina Cornaro

     

Rowland, d'Auria, Bruson, Colombara

1992-1993

Feb. 7

     

Bellini - La Straniera

     

Fleming, Liang, Kunde, Laperriere

April 7

     

Donizetti - Anna Bolena

     

Vaness, Scalchi, Sonnenberg, de la Mora, Plishka

May 2

     

Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa

     

Anderson, Grunewald, Grigorian, Leiferkus, Plishka

1991-1992

Jan. 30

     

Boieldieu - La Dame Blanche

     

Fleming, Uecker, Swensen, Charbonneau, Castel (Narrator)

Mar. 15

     

Wagner - Rienzi

     

Pick-Hieronimi, Graham, Goldberg

April 5

     

Verdi - I Due Foscari

     

Rowland, Short, Villa, Chernov

1990-1991

Jan. 9

     

Donizetti - Roberto Devereux

     

Rowland, Zambalis, de la Mora, Chernov

Feb. 10

     

Bellini - La Sonnambula

     

Anderson, Keith, Gimenez, Plishka

Mar. 28

     

Weber - Der Freischütz

     

Behrens, Giering, Heppner, Rahming, Sotin

1989-1990

Jan. 16

     

Verdi - I Vespri Siciliani

     

S. Dunn, Brubaker/Glassman, Bruson, Plishka

Feb. 28

     

Tchaikovsky - Maid of Orleans

     

Martin, Zajick, Kulko, Hynninen, Koptchak, Nikolsky

April 17

     

Catalani - La Wally

     

Millo, Kotoski, Johannsson, Manuguerra

1988-1989

Oct. 27

     

Bellini - Beatrice di Tenda

     

Anderson, Zseller, Kiurkciev, Tumagian

Jan. 29

     

Giordano - Fedora

     

Marton, Blackwell, Todisco, Serrano

Mar. 6

     

Bellini - Il Pirata

     

Millo, Liang, Morino, Croft

1987-1988

Feb. 21

     

Meyerbeer - Robert le Diable

     

Mims, Ginsberg, Merritt, Laciura, Ramey

Mar. 13

     

Giordano - Andrea Chénier

     

Millo, Bean, Polozov, Laciura

Mar. 30

     

Janácek - Jenufa

     

Benacková, Rysanek, Ochman, Kazaras

1986-1987

Jan. 12

     

Verdi - La Battaglia di Legnano

     

Millo, Malagnini, Manuguerra, Hines

Feb. 22

     

Wagner - Ring Cycle Final Scenes

     

Marton, Bean, Goldberg, McFarland, Roloff

May 6

     

Dvorák - Rusalka

     

Benacková, Kelm, Jenkins, Koptchak

1985-1986

Jan. 19

     

Verdi - I Lombardi

     

Millo, Ginsberg, Bergonzi, Di Domenico, Plishka

Mar. 13

     

Smetana - Libuse

     

Benacková, Roark-Strummer, Zitek, Plishka

May 6

     

Ponchielli - La Giaconda

     

Dimitrova, Milcheva, Curry, Lamberti, Cappuccilli, Plishka

1984-1985

Oct. 14

     

Glinka - A Life for the Tsar

     

Markova, Wenkel, Merritt, Talvela

Nov. 20

     

Rossini - William Tell

     

Evstatieva, Lopardo, Cappuccilli, Bonisolli

April 14

     

Lalo - Le Roi d'Ys

     

Hendricks, Ciurca, Raffalli, Vento

1983-1984

Nov. 6

     

Strauss, R. - Die Liebe der Danae

     

Plowright, Blackwell, Ulfung, Kazaras, Roloff

Mar. 23

     

Donizetti - Dom Sébastien

     

Takacs, Leech, Miller, Koptchak

May 13

     

Verdi - Nabucco

     

Dimitrova, Schuman, Pinto, Monk, Plishka

1982-1983

Oct. 28

     

Donizetti - Il Duca d'Alba

     

Krilovici, Gonzalez, Manuguerra

Jan. 21

     

Strauss, R. - Guntram

     

Tokody, Goldberg, Roloff, Wimberger

May 8

     

Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini

     

Devia, Boozer, Gedda, Lafont, Vento

1981-1982

Oct. 20

     

Verdi - I Due Foscari

     

Castro-Alberty, Bergonzi, Bruson, Albert

Feb. 28

     

Wagner - Rienzi

     

Massey, Payer, Warner, Hamari, Albert, Johns, Poole, Behl Mar. 3 Wagner - Rienzi* Evans, Hamari, Johns

April 12

     

Boito - Nerone

     

Andrade, Takács, Cigoj, Elvira, Morris

1980-1981

Mar. 1

     

Mussorgsky - Khovanshchina

     

Alexieva, Toczyska, Kazaras, Gulyas, Mroz, Monk, Plishka

April 13

     

Delibes - Lakmé

     

Devia, Spacagna, Gedda, Plishka

June 13

     

Mercadante - Il Giuramento

     

Zampieri, Martin, Baltsa, Gulyas, Edwards

1979-1980

Feb. 6

     

Massenet - Hérodiade

     

Verdejo, Greevy, Estes, Pons, Plishka

Mar. 10

     

Donizetti - Lucrezia Borgia

     

Ricciarelli, Gonzalez, Manuguerra

April 10

     

Wagner - Rienzi

     

Payer, Hamari, Sooter

1978-1979

Feb. 25

     

Janácek - Kátya Kabanová

     

Benacková, Kniplová, Lewis, Evitts, Chudy

April 8

     

Verdi - Aroldo

     

Caballé, Cecchele, Pons

May 13

     

Bellini - I Capuleti e i Montecchi

     

Putnam, Troyanos, Tenzi, Robbins, Martinovich

1977-1978

Feb. 23

     

Weber - Oberon

     

Jones, Hamari, Gedda, West

Mar. 14

     

Rossini - Tancredi

     

Ricciarrelli, Balthrop, Horne, Paunova, Palacio, Zaccaria

1976-1977

Jan. 9

     

Smetana - Dalibor

     

Sormova, Kubiak, Gedda, Monk, Plishka

April 13

     

Puccini - Edgar

     

Scotto, Killebrew, Bergonzi, Sardinero

1975-1976

Jan. 9

     

Berlioz: Lélio

     

Scotto, Aler, Burchinal, Madden (Narrator)

Mar. 8

     

Massenet - Le Cid

     

Bumbry, Bergquist, Domingo, Gardner, Voketaitis, Plishka

Mar. 14

     

Donizetti - Gemma di Vergy

     

Caballé, Lima, Quilico, Plishka

1974-1975

Feb. 12

     

Verdi - I Masnadieri

     

Trombin, Lewis, Manuguerra, Plishka

Feb. 26

     

Donizetti - La Favorita

     

Hendricks, Verrett, Kraus, Elvira, Morris

1973-1974

Jan. 20

     

Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de Perles

     

Eda-Pierre, Gedda, Bruson, West

Mar. 6

     

Donizetti - Parisina d'este

     

Caballé, Pruett, Quilico, Morris

1972-1973

Dec. 7

     

Verdi - I Lombardi

     

Scotto, Carreras, Marini, Plishka

Mar. 22

     

Zandonai - Francesca da Rimini

     

Kabaivanska, Domingo, Manuguerra

1971-1972

Mar. 16

     

Rossini - William Tell

     

Barlow, Toscano, Walker/Lo Monoco, Quilico, Morris

April 20

     

Meyerbeer - L'Africaine

     

Elgar, Stella, Tucker, Manuguerra

Other Performances

Date

     

Venue

     

Event/Performers

Nov. 19, 2008

     

Union Club

     

Benefit Musicale - Garcia, Gilmore, Hill, McGee, Miler

Mar. 6, 2008

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Gala Concert & Benefit - Fleming, Giordani, Gutiérrez, Hymel, Millo, Mobbs, Stoyanova, Zajick

Oct. 26, 1997

     

NY Soc. For Ethical Culture

     

Homage to Giuditta Pasta - Johnson, Makarina, Myers, Wolf, Poretsky, Wood, Ziegler, Queler, Blier, piano

Mar. 17, 1990

     

Tilles Center, Greenvale, NY

     

Aria Concert - Millo

May 8, 1986

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Verdi Gala Aria Concert - Dimitrova, Cappuccili

Oct. 15. 1986

     

Whitman Hall, Bklyn College

     

Beethoven 9th Sym. - Bergquist, Chudy, Taylor, Plishka

Oct. 8, 1977

     

Bklyn Center, Bklyn College

     

Opera Gala - Scotto, Milnes

Dec. 9, 1975

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Arias Concert - Scotto

Oct. 18, 1975

     

Colden Aud.-Queens College

     

Opera Highlights - Bergquist, Chudy, Britton, Elvira

RECITALS (*=Vidda Award Recital)

Date

     

Venue

     

Event/Performers

Dec. 12, 2011

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Chiara Taigi - Vidda Recital

Feb. 9, 2011*

     

Merkin Concert Hall

     

Meagan Miller - Vidda Recital

Mar. 10, 2010*

     

Merkin Concert Hall

     

Eglise Gutiérrez - NY Recital Debut

Feb. 10, 2010

     

The Walter Reade Theater

     

Julianna DiGiacomo - Rising Stars Series recital

Dec. 1, 2009

     

The Walter Reade Theater

     

Bryan Hymel - Rising Stars Series recital

Nov. 17, 2009

     

Rose Hall

     

Aprile Millo - NY Recital Debut

May 16, 2008*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Gaston Rivero, tenor, Asako Tamura, sop.; Douglas Martin, piano

May 3, 2007*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Latonia Moore, sop.; Richard Raub, piano

Mar. 13, 2006*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Kate Aldrich, sop.; Israel Gursky, piano

Jan. 18, 2005*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Krassimira Stoyanova, sop.; Yelena Kurdina, piano

April 29, 2004*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Olga Makarina, sop.; Yelena Kurdina, piano

April 11, 2003*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Shawn Mathey, tenor; Danielle Orlando, piano

April 7, 2002*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

C.Y. Liao, baritone; Fu-gen Wei, piano

Nov. 12, 2000*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Francisco Casanova, tenor; Palo Zinger, piano

Mar. 13, 2000*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Vivica Genaux, mezzo-sop.; Keri Mikkelson, piano, Chatham Baroque

Nov. 12, 1998*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Petra Lang, mezzo-sop.; Mattias Graff-Shestag, piano

Oct. 27, 1996*

     

Alice Tully Hall

     

Sonia Ganassi, mezzo-sop.; Paola Moliani, piano

April 8, 1996

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Carlo Bergonzi, tenor; Vincenzo Scalera, piano

Jan. 21, 1996*

     

Alice Tully Hall

     

Stuart Neill, tenor; Richard Raub, piano

May 1, 1995*

     

Weill Recital Hall

     

Ning Liang, mezzo-sop.; Eve Queler, piano

April 17, 1994

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Carlo Bergonzi, tenor; Vincenzo Scalera, piano

Oct. 24, 1993*

     

Alice Tully Hall

     

Olga Borodina; mezzo-sop.; Larissa Gergieva, piano

Mar. 9, 1993*

     

Florence Gould Hall

     

Barbara Conrad, mezzo-sop.; Patricia Sage, piano

Nov. 4, 1991

     

Carnegie Hall

     

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone; Mikail Arkadiev, piano

Mar. 4, 1990

     

Alice Tully Hall

     

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone; Oleg Boshniakovich, piano