Classical Beat: Wolf Trap


Posted at 02:55 AM ET, 04/08/2013

April concerts: Wolff, Kolkay, and a great Great Noise.

Wolff leads the NSO; Kolkay dazzles on bassoon; Great Noise Ensemble is great, say Post critics.

By Anne Midgette  |  02:55 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles T. Downey, Joan Reinthaler, Stephen Brookes, Dumbarton Concerts, Wolf Trap, WNO

Posted at 11:50 PM ET, 02/04/2013

Wolf Trap goes Italian for 2013

The redoubtable summer festival sets its sights on the bicentenarian Giuseppe Verdi.

By Anne Midgette  |  11:50 PM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wolf Trap Opera

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Wolf Trap snares Hollywood Bowl head as next CEO

Arvind Manocha, COO of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, will take over in January, 2013

By Anne Midgette  |  03:50 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wolf Trap

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 07/08/2012

Reviews: after the storms

Charles T. Downey looks in on some performances that had to be rescheduled due to loss of (electrical) power.

By Charles T. Downey  |  12:55 PM ET, 07/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles T. Downey, Wolf Trap Opera

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 07/02/2012

Links: Storm edition (but the shows went on)

A survey of reviews from around the region after a storm-tossed weekend played havoc with some performances (but not others).

By Anne Midgette  |  10:23 AM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Wolf Trap, Castleton, WEMF, Stephen Brookes, Charles T. Downey, Joan Reinthaler, Robert Battey