Go on, treat yourself. Shining , superbly performed ,this is a splendid performance by Pinchgut Opera , in combination with Cantillation and the Orchestra of the Antipodes .It was filmed at the City Recital Hall and streamed on Pinchgut at home .
Pinchgut is celebrating its twentieth year, and PLATEE is directed by Neil Armfield making his Pinchgut debut. The Orchestra, on stage for the entire performance,was nimbly led by Erin Helyard .The Orchestra featured a pair of Baroque bassoons ( called ‘Castor’ and ‘Pollux’) and two musette solos (a musette is a sort of mini bagpipe). Continue reading PINCHGUT OPERA’S PLATEE : A MAGNIFICENT PRODUCTION