From Adams (at the Mostly Mozart Festival) to Xenakis, with several concerts focussed on Saariaho and a dash of Carter, what more could you want?
Well, the closest they're getting to me is San Diego, but that's a 90-minute flight, so....
New to Opera? We recommend the following time-honored favorites:
- Il Trovatore
- Il Trittico
- The Daughter of the Regiment
- The Abduction from the Seraglio [described as a laugh-out-loud comedy]
- The Girl of the Golden West
A Seasoned Opera Fan? Enjoy the many new operas we present this season:
- Salome [premiered in 1906, last produced in SF in the 1996-97 season]
- Otello [premiered in 1887, last produced in SF in the 2002-03 season]
- Faust [premiered in God knows when, last produced in SF in the 1995-96 season]
- Die Walkuere [premiered in 1870, last produced in 1999 during the most recent Ring cycles]