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Brett Dean: a Hamlet Diffraction
Brett Dean's From Melodious Lay, for soprano, tenor and orchestra, points the way to his new opera Hamlet, premiered at Glyndebourne in June.
Carlisle Floyd: reviews of Prince of Players
Carlisle Floyd's new chamber opera, premiered in Houston last year and staged in New York and by Florida State Opera this spring, explores an actor's crisis in Restoration London.
John Adams: new Gold Rush opera announced
Composer John Adams and director/librettist Peter Sellars are collaborating on a new opera, Girls of the Golden West, to be premiered at San Francisco Opera in November 2017.
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