\'midsummer\' casts lighthearted spell on l.a. philharmonic festivities
The event benefited from the orchestra\'s education and community programs and the musician pension fund, which led Esa-
Two soloists, Pekka Salonen, the female master of the Los Angeles chorus and about 20 actors. (
Concert tickets cost $600 to $2,500
Normally, the price of only ducats is $15 to $100. )
Mendelssohn\'s overture and the accompanying music of Shakespeare\'s Midsummer Night\'s Dream are interspersed in dramatic excerpts.
At the beginning of Salonen\'s eighth season as music director for the Philharmonic Orchestra, the music performance went well and was effortlessly synchronized with the dramatic movements of the festival.
The Philharmonic Orchestra, an experienced Mendelssohn translator, has been playing the music indoors and outdoors since the 1930 s. Salonen & Co.
With the great help of the soprano Laura Clem, delivered its lightness and substance ---
Giulietta, who sings Bellini for the Los Angeles Opera House, opens on Wednesday-
Master of Toth and Chorale women
The bonus is half fun.
Excerpts from the show, the actors on stage and television-
Brave, sometimes happy. (
Very few rehearsals this time-time-only reading. )
Like Theseus and quince, poobahs Peter Hemmings at the Music Center (
General manager of Los Angeles Opera House)
Artistic director of the central troupe), respectively.
David Ogden Stiles and Alf Woodward are commanded by oberlong and Titania.
Peter McNicol plays hockey with no exaggeration of humor and perfect clarity.
As the bottom and flute, Brent Spina and JID Watanabe continued to laugh. The lovers--
Rossi Perez, rosaried Chao, Thomas Gibson and Simon dunpullman--
Maintain a strong focus in their scene.
Kirk Graves is filled with a ventilated Southern emotion.
Visually, all these different things are driven by the direction of Ben Donenberg\'s Breeze stage, Trevor Norton\'s atmosphere and effective lighting.
The front of the stage is full of flowers. The simple stage gap gives people the feeling that the forest is; a star-
Behind the stage, behind the orchestra, seemed to fill the sky.
Anyway, this is the Philharmonic Orchestra 1999-2000 season.