Friday, February 21st 2014.
appointment only, send resumes , pictures to info@phoeniciaVoicefest.com or check form at http://www.catskillsapa.org/#!form/c1ru5
It is with great honor and joy that the festival team welcomes one of the greatest conductor alive..
Maestro G. Pretre is one of the giant of the classical music world, conducted Maria Callas, Bergonzi, Pavarotti .. the Vienna Philarmonic, Metropolitan opera, his cre
“ Finally, boy treble Andrew Pulver makes a tremendous debut as Jake, singing with a chilling, precise clarity in the opera’s climactic scenes.”
A hauntingly beautiful and dramatically chilling work, Two Boys marked the “auspicious operatic debut” (London Independent) of composer Nico Muhly when the piece premiered at English National Opera in 2011. The opera explores identity and desire in the shadowy world of the Internet as a detective investigates the stabbing of one teenage boy by another—and discovers a tangled web of online intrigue. Loosely inspired by real events, director Bartlett Sher’s production includes striking video projections by 59 Productions (Satyagraha, The Enchanted Island), while Muhly’s score—featuring lyrical vocal writing and “shimmeringly ecstatic choruses” (London Telegraph) —“finds an exciting new musical language” (Wall Street Journal) to capture the mysterious realm of cyberspace.
A Talk with Nico Muhly
Nico Muhly discusses the creation of Two Boys at an exclusive pre-curtain event for ticketholders to the October 25 performance. Space is limited so please email@example.com to RSVP.
“A landmark in the career of an important artist…a work of dark beauty”
(The New York Times)