Left, Jacalyn Kreitzer singing the role of Brangaene in ‘Tristan und Isolde’ by Wagner, with Montserrat Caballe as Isolde, and Peter Schneider conducting. Center, Kreitzer as Ericlea, singing to Frederica von Stade (as Penelope) in ‘Il Ritorno di Ulisse,’ with Zubin Mehta conducting. Right, Kreitzer supporting Hildegard Behrens, a famous Brunnhilde of the 1980s.
Left, Jacalyn Kreitzer singing the role of Brangaene in ‘Tristan und Isolde’ by Wagner, with Montserrat Caballe as Isolde, and Peter Schneider conducting. Center, Kreitzer as Ericlea, singing to Frederica von Stade (as Penelope) in ‘Il Ritorno di Ulisse,’ with Zubin Mehta conducting. Right, Kreitzer supporting Hildegard Behrens, a famous Brunnhilde of the 1980s. COURTESY PHOTOS
Left, Jacalyn Kreitzer singing the role of Brangaene in ‘Tristan und Isolde’ by Wagner, with Montserrat Caballe as Isolde, and Peter Schneider conducting. Center, Kreitzer as Ericlea, singing to Frederica von Stade (as Penelope) in ‘Il Ritorno di Ulisse,’ with Zubin Mehta conducting. Right, Kreitzer supporting Hildegard Behrens, a famous Brunnhilde of the 1980s. COURTESY PHOTOS

From bank to stage, and beyond

October 20, 2011 12:01 AM