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4 hrs ago | Denver Post

At Central City Opera, a "Figaro" that lives up to the pressure

Time tends to stand still at the Central City Opera , where not so much has changed since the company got into business eight decades ago.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Chamber Music Northwest 2014: a lustrous substitute leads a varied vocal program

Thanks in large part to the sponsorship of Michael and Alice Powell , Chamber Music Northwest has done its part to keep vocal chamber performance alive.


Related Topix: Classical

The Star Press

Berthamay (Bert) (Ofstad) Lyon, 86

Born and raised in Rapid City, SD, Bert earned her undergraduate degree at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD.


Related Topix: Carmel, IN, Theater, Arts, English, IN, University of South Dakota, Classical

Denver Post

Aspen Music Festival: Anne Akiko Meyers, Anton Nel bring 3 premieres

With a penchant for blending the old with the new, violinist Anne Akiko Meyers and pianist Anton Nel are trying their hands at musical alchemy by bringing three colorful and flavorful world premieres to the Aspen Music Festival on July 12. In a program that includes classic works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Maurice Ravel and Astor Piazzolla, the ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ravel, Tango, Amadeus Mozart, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Rambling About Tanglewood: A singer's roads not taken

Tradition has it that Dorabella is the flightier, flirtier of the pair -- the more easily won over in the mock exchange of lovers -- in "Cosi fan tutte."


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Symphony, Anthropology, Science, New York, Theater, Entertainment


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