Monthly Archives: December 2013

In Memoriam, 2013

Rubén Bonifáz Nuño,  Mexican Poet, philologist and Translator.  Expert in Greek and Latin classics.   José G. Moreno de Alba, Mexican writer José María Pérez Gay, Mexican writer Guillermo Tovar y de Teresa, Mexican Historian Álvaro Mutis, Colombian-Mexican writer Oralia … Continue reading

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Wagner 200, Parsifal

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year:  Verdi vs Wagner, the Operas! Celebrating Wagner’s bicentennial!!! PARSIFAL Parsifal is an opera in three acts by Richard Wagner. It is loosely based … Continue reading

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Britten 100, Peter Grimes

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year:  Britten Centenary! Celebrating Britten’s 100 years! PETER GRIMES   Peter Grimes is an opera by Benjamin Britten, with a libretto adapted by Montagu … Continue reading

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Britten 100, Billy Budd

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year: Celebrating Britten’s centenary! The Operas! BILLY BUDD   Billy Budd, Op. 50, is an opera by Benjamin Britten to a libretto by the … Continue reading

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Verdi 200, Falstaff

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year:  Verdi vs Wagner, the Operas! Celebrating Verdi’s bicentennial! FALSTAFF   Falstaff is an operatic commedia lirica in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, adapted … Continue reading

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Wagner 200, Der fliegende Holländer

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year:  Verdi vs Wagner, the Operas! Celebrating Wagner’s bicentennial!!! DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER   Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman), WWV 63, is a German … Continue reading

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Verdi 200, Otello

2013 is coming to an end and we are going to remember the BEST of this year:  Verdi vs Wagner, the Operas! Celebrating Verdi’s bicentennial! OTELLO Otello Otello is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian … Continue reading

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