Brasov Opera Orchestra concert at Sighisoara

We attended a wonderful concert last night, given by the Brasov Opera Orchestra in Sighisoara (Schassburg), at Casa de Cultura Mihai Eminescu, an old venue at the foot of the Sighisoara Castle. Sighisoara is a medieval city in the province of Transilvania, Romania. There were two soloists: Cristian Braica, a wonderful Romanian contrabassist now based … Continue reading Brasov Opera Orchestra concert at Sighisoara

The World Bank’s First Opera Gala

Ligia and I attended the World Bank's first Opera Gala today. The singers who participated in the program were an eclectic mix: previous and existing bank employees, students enrolled in opera programs at local universities, and professionals. The Gala Program and the Artist Bios can be accessed by clicking on each of their respective links. … Continue reading The World Bank’s First Opera Gala