Naxos Music Group Helps Us Remember Those Who Can’t—and Breaks New Ground (Again)

The record label and mega-distributor launches “Purple Classics” in joining the fight against Alzheimer’s, and unCLASSIFIED leads the way in classical music streaming services I have to admit that neither of these items are “breaking news” (“Purple Classics” was announced in June, and “unCLASSIFIED” a few weeks ago), but then again it’s hard for anyone… Continue reading Naxos Music Group Helps Us Remember Those Who Can’t—and Breaks New Ground (Again)

Madison Opera Stands Tall for “Little Women”

(Eric Neuville as Laurie and Courtney Miller as Meg in Mark Adamo’s Little Women. Photo by James Gill). In presenting Mark Adamo’s 1998 operatic treatment of Little Women, Madison Opera continued a strong and welcome tradition of presenting worthy recent works, particularly by American composers, and effectively utilizing the more intimate Capitol Theater. When a… Continue reading Madison Opera Stands Tall for “Little Women”