Khovanshchina at Dutch National Opera convinces musically, less so theatrically

Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina

Dutch National Opera & Ballet, 27th February 2016

Dutch National Opera’s Khovanshchina’s finest asset was Anita Rachvelishvili’s vocally ravishing Marfa. The darkly opalescent Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra came in a close second.

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Anita Rachvelishvili © Clizia Corti

Full review on Opera Today.

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