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Wethersfield Vocalist Jolie Rocke Brown Releases 'Rock Of Ages'

Jolie Rocke Brown, a gifted, versatile vocalist from Wethersfield who's as much at home soaring on opera arias and celestial hymns as she is getting down with funky blues and earthy jazz, just might, at long last, have the whole world in her hands thanks to her new soulful album, " Rock of Ages : Hymns for the Soul."


Related Topix: Wethersfield, CT, Arts, Opera, Motown, Classical, Soul, Health, Breast Cancer, Medicine, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Denver Westword

Wed alert! Central City Opera is a fitting setting for The Marriage of Figaro

In the third act of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro at Central City Opera, sopranos Sinead Mulhern and Anna Christy sing "Che Soave Zefiretto," the duet in which the Countess composes a letter for her maid Susanna to take down; the two women are playing a comic trick on the Count - but this just happens to be one of the loveliest and most lyrical ... (more)


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical


Casting announced for 2014 Merola Opera Program's second full-length production

As has already been announced, the second full opera to be performed during the 2014 summer season of the Merola Opera Program will be Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's K. 527 Don Giovanni .


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical


International pianist praises choir in its 50th year

The 100-strong South West Essex Choir sang Mozart's Requiem to a sold out crowd at Walthamstow Assembly Hall on Saturday.


Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven


City of music

For centuries, Vienna was the glittering capital of a great empire where the potential sponsorship of the Habsburg dynasty and many of the aristocrats at the imperial court created an excellent environment for musicians and artists.


Related Topix: World News, Austria, Classical, Theater, Arts

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2014 Week Three to...

The third week of this summer's Mostly Mozart Festival, New York's acclaimed annual summer celebration of classical music, kicks off with a pair of all-Beethoven concerts by the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra leading one of the great works in the classical repertoire, Beethoven's Symphony No.


Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven, Mozart Festival Orchestra, Symphony, Arts, Rossini, Opera

Cambridge Evening News

Our complete Cambridge Summer Music Festival guide

Here's our highlights guide to the annual News backed Cambridge Summer Music Festival, starting next week, for all you classical music fiends, grown-ups and little ones alike: Friday, July 18 will see the festival's launch event take place at the University Church of St Mary's the Great, starring the dynamic Anglo-Irish Carducci String Quartet, who ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, Classical, The String Quartet, Ravel

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Blue Rock Inn a treat in the Rappahannock

There's a treat waiting for Washingtonians in Rappahannock County, Virginia. The Castleton Festival is performing Madama Butterfly by Puccini and Don Giovanni by Mozart this summer, and there are still tickets available for some performances before the festival ends on July 20th.


Related Topix: Washington, VA, Rappahannock County, VA, Classical, Lorin Maazel, Life, Food, Dining


Le Nozze di Figaro

On July 3, the Miami Summer Music Festival presented the third opera of their opening season with Mozart's "Le Nozze di Figaro" at the Wertheim Performing Arts Center at Florida International University.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Florida International University

Surrey Advertiser

Conductor tuning up for Proms debut

Rebecca Miller, Fellow in Music Performance, joined the university in January and has been working to raise the profile of orchestral and ensemble performance.


Related Topix: Classical, Conductor, Prokofiev

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 6/29/2014 - 7/6/2014

Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 6/29/2014 - 7/6/2014.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Penn State Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Classical, The Cleveland Orchestra

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Advocate

'scape | Eric Mobbs focused on now, not fear of future

Eric Mobbs says seeing the Renew Devonport project prosper is something he is passionate about doing for his adopted city.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Classical, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Lung Cancer, Oncology,

Bellingham Herald

Semi-staged opera among highlights of Bellingham Festival of Music

Cuban American operatic soprano Lisette Oropesa will appear in Mozart's 1782 opera, "The Abduction from the Seraglio" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Performing Arts Center Main Stage at Western Washington University.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Western Washington University, Theater, Bellingham, WA

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Classical review: Orchestra excites with Stier back at the helm

With music director Eckehard Stier again in charge, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra acquitted itself with special flair in the second of its Bayleys Great Classics series.


Related Topix: Classical

Los Angeles Times

Richter's 'Recomposed' Vivaldi to be at Music Academy of the West

Violinist Daniel Hope plays Max Richter's "recomposition" of Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" at the Music Academy of the West on Saturday night.


Related Topix: Classical, Vivaldi, Bach, Michael Tilson Thomas, Symphony, Arts, Entertainment

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Review: Central City Opera opens 2014 summer season with The Marriage of Figaro

Central City Opera continues its story of Figaro, the world's most famous barber, in this season's offering of The Marriage of Figaro , an opera buffa written in Italian by Lorenzo Da Ponte and scored by Wolfgang Mozart .


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Rossini, Downton Abbey, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 01, 2014


Mostly Mozart Festival 2014 Releases Highlights of Week 2, 8/4 - 8/10

The second week of Lincoln Center 's Mostly Mozart Festival , New York's acclaimed annual summer celebration of classical music, features a wide range of events, including orchestral music, chamber music, and a New York premiere of a new Mark Morris Dance Group production incorporating both opera and modern dance.


Related Topix: Classical, New York, Arts, Opera, Modern Dance, The String Quartet

Rottingdean News

The Hanover Band at St Margaret's Church, Rottingdean

For this series of concerts in Rottingdean, experienced members of the orchestra will be joined by some of Britain's most talented young musicians to perform two further programmes exploring, in turn, the immense impact of Handel and his contemporaries and the great blossoming of the classical genre led by the incomparable W A Mozart.


Related Topix: Classical, Handel, W.a. Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Mendelssohn

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Financial Times

La finta giardiniera, Glyndebourne, East Sussex, UK

A walk round Glyndebourne's beautifully kept gardens takes on extra meaning at this opera.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Daily Camera

Hilariously human 'Figaro' opens Central City Opera season

The performances of Michael Sumuel as Figaro and Anna Christy as Susanna are among the highlights of the Central City Opera's presentation of "The Marriage of Figaro."


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Colorado, Theater, Entertainment