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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."
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
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)
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
'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.
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.
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
La finta giardiniera, Glyndebourne, East Sussex, UK
A walk round Glyndebourne's beautifully kept gardens takes on extra meaning at this opera.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
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."