Monday July 6, 2020


La Finta Giardiniera Royal Irish Academy of Music (RIAM), Dublin February 11-15 Reviewed by Dick O’Riordan

28th February, 2009

The RIAM’ s Katherine Brennan Hall was bursting at the seams for all three performances of this lesser known opera buffa by a teenage Mozart, and I doubt if anyone in the audience of around 600 will witness a more satisfying opera performance this year.

The reasons for this are twofold. La Finta Giardiniera (the Pretended GardenGirl) - aside from an exhilarating evening’s entertainment of music and singing - w as also emphatic proof of...

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