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REVIEW: Seven Responses

The Review The Philadelphia Inquirer review was a comparison of how the different performance spaces (Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral vs. Merkin Concert Hall) affected how the works were heard. Ms. Montalbano is mentioned briefly (using her married name, Brehm) for the solo she sang in Anna Thorvaldsdottir’s response, “Ad Genua.” Philly group The Crossing wows at…

  • REVIEW: Josquin and Lang

    Josquin des Prez’s Missa “Pange lingua” and David Lang’s The Little Match Girl Passion were a part of the February “Cantatas and Chamber Music” series at Presbyterian Church of Chestnut…

  • Review: ANDY

    Ms. Montalbano performed in ANDY: A Popera, an exciting new cabaret/opera hybrid about Andy Warhol, in which she, along with 11 other Opera Philadelphia chorus members, play the role of Andy…

  • REVIEW: Prisoners & Penitents

    This past weekend, Ms. Montalbano performed at the Eastern State Penitentiary with Piffaro, the Renaissance Band. The program consisted of mostly English ballads addressing themes of murder, thievery, unjust imprisonment,…

  • Reviews: The Bawdy Bard

    Ms. Montalbano was praised in the press for her performance in Lyric Fest’s Bawdy Bard. Lyric Fest’s ‘Bawdy Bard’ – Tom Purdom for Broad Street Review, September 27, 2011 Mezzo…

  • Review: Abraham & Isaac

    The Broad Street Review reviewed Ms. Montalbano’s performance in Benjamin Britten’s Abraham and Isaac with Choral Arts of Philadelphia. Choral Arts Society’s Gesualdo Program (2nd Review): David Price’s dark tenor…

  • Review: Mozart Requiem

    The Reading Eagle reviewed last week’s performance of Mozart’s Requiem with the Reading Choral Society. Choral society in top form for program of sacred works The soloists, who were featured…

  • Reviews: Verdi Requiem

    Below are reviews of this Friday’s performance of Verdi’s Requiem with the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. Verdi concert is a powerful show – Intelligencer Journal, November 12, 2010 The four soloists…