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  1. Members of LGBTQ choirs to perform at upcoming Mumbai concertRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... the joyous Mile Sur Mera Tumhara, that will be rendered in multiple languages." A choral piece from Beethoven's only opera, Fidelio, is one of the songs selected. "This particular song is what the prisoners [in the opera] sing after being released. ...

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  2. Rutherglen Town Hall set for memorable programme of events in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... comics creators to Rutherglen on February 24. And music of a different variety arrives two nights later, when Scottish Opera present a selection of bite-sized opera highlights that should appeal to both long time devotees and opera novices. The ...

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  3. Blue hour in OdessaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    ... too quickly, these are the results of two nights. On the main picture you see the Odessa National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet . It's about the most famous building in the city. Odessa's first opera house was opened in 1810 but destroyed by ...

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  4. Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 1/20/2018Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for the 30th Anniversary of the longest-running show in Broadway history, Andrew Lloyd Webber 's The Phantom of the Opera, directed by Harold Prince . One of the most successful stage productions of all-time, the musical will welcome back ...

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  5. An elegant evening to celebrate the operaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Soprano Kathryn Lewek and pianist Kevin Bylsma perform at the Winter Opera Gala presented by the Toledo Opera Association at the Toledo Club. BGSU professor and former Met Opera singer, Myra Merritt and her fiancA Roger Louis Grant at the Winter Opera Gala.

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  6. Tragedy 'Rigoletto' returns to the Valentine stageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    After a 10-year hiatus, one of the greatest operas in the repertoire returns to the stage of the Valentine Theatre next weekend as the Toledo Opera Association brings Giuseppe Verdi's masterwork Rigoletto to life. Considered by many to be Verdi's finest work, Rigoletto is a story of lust, betrayal, and la maledizione - "the curse."

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  7. Bizarre Bizet: A #MeToo Carmen Doesn't Die, and the Audience Shouts 'Kill Her!'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    An opera company in Florence reinterpreted the ending of "Carmen" to let the heroine live, but hard-core opera buffs want her dead instead. ROME-Opera in Italy has always been a raucous affair.

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  8. Millikin Vocal Professor Receives Great HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Y 103

    ... has been exploring the ever changing field of operatic performance. He recently presented his research at the National Opera Association's National Convention in New Orleans in early January. "While in New Orleans, I had the privilege to present my ...

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  9. The Baltimore Symphonic Band Presents Baltimore Stories: In ConcertRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... symphonic work by Baltimore composer Derrick Wang , entitled There is a Road. Wang came to national attention for his opera Scalia/Ginsburg, about the unlikely friendship between two radically different Supreme Court Justices. A graduate of the ...

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  10. Egyptian poet Sayed Hegab. Photo courtesy of The Opera's press releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Egypt Today

    20 January 2018: Cairo Opera House released a statement in the memory of late prominent Egyptian poet Sayed Hegab. The statement referred to Hegab's literary wealth through which he enriched the Egyptian artistic scene for decades. Hegab was a ...

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  11. West Texas A&M music faculty to perform in annual Grand RecitalRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... at no charge. "We'd love for the community to come and take advantage of an evening of eclectic music ranging from opera to jazz," Hansen said. One of the unique instrument combinations will be Bruce Broughton's "Sonata for Tuba and Piano (7)." ...

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  12. Elektra and its Tale of All-Consuming Blood Lust Has Blockbuster PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Houston Press

    The only thing missing from Houston Grand Opera's superlative rendition of Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal's titanic Elektra is the orchestra.

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  13. Southeastern Massachusetts Festival Chorus to host new member enrollment and open rehearsalsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... musical content drawing on repertoire from the stage and screen. Selections will include “Phantom of the Opera”, “Sweeney Todd”, “Into the Woods”, “Everybody Rejoice”, “Magic To ...

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  14. It's a man's world no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    ... religions, constructed splendid churches and architectural wonders that persist to this day, and composed timeless opera and symphonies. Men discovered lands and colonized, enslaved and exploited peoples and their resources. Heroism had been a ...

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  15. Fiction Proves More Powerful Than Fact In AmadeusRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Londonist

    ... by its beauty. We would recommend Amadeus, but we would also encourage you to try Salieri's music ( Bampton Classical Opera sometimes performs it), if only to prove just what a great work of fiction the play really is!

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  16. Saturday Nite Live!! Emiliano BlasiRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    The Italian opera singer, baritone Emiliano Blasi, artistically active in both Italy and Japan, performs for the first time on "Saturday Night Live". He will perform arias not only from his classical repertoire: Handel, Mozart, Rossini, but also songs from "Canzone" and movie soundtrack.

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  17. Symphony, U of L Opera Workshop collaborating on ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... Both will included in this year's concert collaboration between the Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra and the U of L Opera Workshop. It's set for two nights, Feb. 2 and 3, at 7:30 p.m. in Southminster United Church. Tickets are available from the ...

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  18. The Dorf: LuxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    ... from his initial outings as part of a German group called The Bad Thing and has traversed genres from gospel to opera to big band jazz, with the WDR BigBand. Klare considers himself a sociological field researcher, studying ..."listening habits, ...

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  19. War, Peace and Protest' theme of Mendelssohn Choir concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Canaan News-Review

    ... the most versatile performers of his generation," according to the choir's news release. "Critically acclaimed in both opera, musical theater and recordings, he continues to distinguished himself as a gifted actor with brilliant comic timing and a ...

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  20. Hidden talent of Alberta barista wows customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Talented opera singer or accomplished latte maker? At Bru Coffee and Beer House, you could get two for the price of one! Quinn Ohler explains. Marvin Luis' day job is a supervisor at BRU Coffee + Beer House along Edmonton's Jasper Avenue.

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