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Solti and The Golden Ring

24, 2012

Sir Georg Solti is the star of The Golden Ring, filmed by the BBC in Vienna in 1964.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the London Underground

Commuters inside London's Waterloo Station.
Waterloo Station in London was one of four sites chosen for live performances of Mozart for the BBC's The Genius of Mozart series.
5, 2011

As part of the BBC’s Genius of Mozart series, Londoners will get a dose of Mozart on their daily commute.

Aida In German

Caricature of Giuseppe Verdi
Giuseppe Verdi
8, 2009

A friend has sent me a broadcast of Verdi’s “Aida” performed in the Theater an der Wien, in German, as was the custom at the time.