Hear Rachel Podger on KDFC

Guest leader Rachel Podger led Philharmonia Baroque's musicians with an "infectiously cheerful spirit" in "the joy of making music" last night. (Read more from Stephen Smoliar's review on Examiner.com.) Hear an interview with Podger from Jeffery Freymann-Weyr on KDFC's The…

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Handel’s Messiah Tour

Masaaki Suzuki, conductor Sherezade Panthaki, soprano Fabiana González, alto Dann Coakwell, tenor Dashon Burton, bass-baritone Philharmonia Chorale, Bruce Lamott, director Handel's beloved Messiah premiered in Dublin in 1742 and combines Old and New Testament texts concerning prophecies of a Messiah, or savior. One of…

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Heroic Theseus

  Nicholas McGegan, conductor Amanda Forsythe, soprano (Teseo) Dominique Labelle, soprano (Medea) Amy Freston, soprano (Agilea) Céline Ricci, soprano (Clizia) Robin Blaze, countertenor (Arcane) Drew Minter, countertenor (Egeo) Jeffrey Fields, baritone (Priest of Minerva) Jonathan Smucker, tenor   Mythology’s most feared sorceress didn’t just…

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