Musicians by the score on the shore

Isrotel Classicameri, the annual music event in Eilat conceived by the Isrotel Hotel chain together with the Israeli Chamber Orchestra, takes place for the 13th time. This year the festival is extended over two weekends – January 27-30 and February 2-6. Continue reading

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Vintage Donizetti

The new production of the Israeli Opera is La Fille du Regiment, a popular comic opera by Gaetano Donizetti. This is the first time this opera is being staged in Israel, and the cast includes fine international and Israeli singers. But the best news is probably that renowned Italian conductor Alberto Zedda, one of the world’s leading specialists in bel canto, returns to Tel Aviv. Continue reading

A journey with many treasures

Israeli-born star pianist Alon Goldstein performs at the Classicameri Festival in Eilat.

‘Inever try to be different for the sake of it, but I try to present a premier performance of a piece,” says one of the most internationally successful Israeli pianists Alon Goldstein, who is participating in Isrotel’s Classicameri Festival in Eilat, and adds with a smile: “But somehow it comes out different anyway.” Continue reading