Herewith is information for musically-minded persons planning vacations abroad. Some places and dates worth considering:
London. Opera at Covent Garden from April 27 to July 3. The repertoire is chiefly Wagner-Verdi-Puccini.
Also in London, for six weeks beginning in May at the Lyceum Theatre, a Russian Opera Company, starring Basso Feodor Chaliapin, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham, whose famed pills were once advertised by a parody of "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing."
London and Oxford. International Society for Contemporary Music, July 22-28. Compositions by George Gershwin and Roger Sessions will...