Opera Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. He's Here...Peter Joback Returns to the Phantom of the Opera TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today, January 16, marks the beginning of Peter Jback's return engagement with The Phantom of the Opera on Broadway. He will play a limited run through March 31. Jback will be playing the title role when the show reaches its 30th anniversary on January 26. As previously announced , the anniversary will be celebrated two days prior on January 24. Jback's return to Broadway follows his most recent performance in the sold out Stockholm production of Phantom.


  2. New Fiction Novel Explores the Cryptic Life of Famous ComposerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | PRWeb

    ... adjusted to the tense political climates of Germany, Italy and England, along the way expanding his musical talent. Opera composing formed a base from which he flourished, on his way to becoming one of the most famous Baroque composers. While his ...


  3. Songwriter set to returnRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Buteman Today

    ... fans have come to expect, but it is also a labour of love, and one that she felt driven to write and record. A trained opera singer who studied at the prestigious Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria, Anna flexes her three-octave range across ...


  4. Vienna Philharmonic's concertmaster Rainer Kuchl to perform in KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Korea Herald

    Violinist Rainer Kuchl, who held the principal concertmaster post at the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra for 45 years, is to perform in Korea this week. Having started his career at the Vienna Philharmonic and Vienna State Opera in 1971 at the age of 20, Kuchl has performed with numerous acclaimed conductors, including Bohm, Bernstein, Karajan and Solti.


  5. La Sonnambula' comes to Royal Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Vincenzo Bellini's opera 'La Sonnambula' will be staged at the Royal Opera House . The performance that is set to take place on January 18 and 20, 2018, will be staged by the prestigious Italian opera company, Fondazione Arena di Verona.


  6. Seattle Opera's 'Cosi fan tutte,' hits the right notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Magnolia News

    From left, Tuomas Katajala , Ginger Costa-Jackson , Marina Costa-Jackson , Craig Verm , and Laura Tatulescu in Seattle Opera's production of, "Cosi fan tutte." Photo by Philip Newton Marina Costa-Jackson and Ginger Costa-Jackson in Seattle Opera's "Cosi fan tutte."


  7. KCMA music competition Feb. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... The Brevard Music Center annually attracts thousands of people from all over the world. The greatest names in opera and from the concert stage perform as guest artists with Brevard's resident organization. In addition to the Margaret Beckley ...


  8. Live from New York: New production of Tosca to be screened at the RegentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Bournemouth Echo

    A NEW production of Puccini's passionate masterpiece, Tosca, is to be the first satellite broadcast of the New Year in Christchurch. The broadcast, live from the Metropolitan Opera in New York, will be shown on the big screen at the Regent Centre at 5.55pm on Saturday, January 27. Puccini's thrilling opera is a story of passion, love, terror, the abuse of power and the unquenchable longing for freedom.


  9. Ausfeng presents Treasures of a Nation - Chinese New Year Concert 2018Read the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The prestigious Chinese Orchestra of China National Opera and Dance Drama Theatre make their New Zealand debut and Australian return with their unique concert Treasures of a Nation visiting Auckland, Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Melbourne from Tuesday 27 February to Wednesday 7 March to celebrate the Chinese New Year 2018. The Treasures of a Nation promises to be truly a transcendent experience that merges traditional Chinese style with contemporary music.


  10. A master class in the world of opera marvel Maria CallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Age

    Amanda Muggleton has been playing one-time opera marvel Maria Callas on-and-off for 20 years, bringing controlled bravura to the central role in Terrence McNally's play that amounts to an extended monologue. Based on real-life when the soprano held 23 classes at the Julliard School over six months in 1971-72, the action revolves around two passages where the interchanges stop as Callas sinks back into memories of public triumph and personal disaster, both points in the drama where her recordings of arias from Bellini's La sonnambula and Verdi's Macbeth illustrate the singer's extraordinary interpretative and technical skills.


  11. Inside the Beltway: Media secret: Anchors are actually actorsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Washington Times

    ... are news anchors. I think they are actors. I actually now believe that not only is the daily so-called news a soap opera, but the journalists reporting it on television are actors. And the White House press corps, the reason they want the cameras in ...


  12. Ensemble. Sublime RomanticismRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Music and Vision Daily

    ... (14-16 January), his own St Petersburg Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra. On offer on the first three nights was the one act opera Iolanta , the last of Tchaikovsky 's ten operas ...


  13. Tucson Desert Song Festival Celebrates Bernstein At 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... work. Highlights include a fully-staged production of Bernstein's comic operetta Candide (in partnership with Arizona Opera); Trouble in Tahiti (in partnership with the Tucson Symphony Orchestra) featuring mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke and bass-baritone ...


  14. Emanuel Ax Does Double-Duty with San Francisco SymphonyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... Richard Strauss's tone poem, Till Eulenspiegel and His Merry Pranks, which closed the program. In composing his only opera, Fidelio, Beethoven encountered myriad difficulties. Symptomatic of these difficulties is the fact that he wrote and re-wrote ...


  15. Royal Opera Announces Cast Amendment for the Return of Ulysses at the RoundhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Ulysses. The role will now be performed by Australian mezzo-soprano Caitlin Hulcup. Caitlin Hulcup made her Royal Opera debut in 2009 as Arbaces (Artaxerxes) and has since sung Aristeus (Rossi's Orpheus) at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, ...


  16. Stars of Broadway, New York Cabaret join Grand Rapids Symphony for concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | MLive.com

    The 'Blockbuster Broadway' concert will feature music from some of Broadway's biggest and best-loved shows such as 'The Phantom of the Opera' and 'Lion King.'


  17. West Edge Opera: SnapshotRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Iron Tongue of Midnight

    Received this week: BERKELEY, CA, January 8, 2018: WEST EDGE OPERA'S SNAPSHOT presents excerpts from new, previously unproduced operas by West Coast composers and librettists February 24 and 25, 2018 . Inaugurated in 2017, the program is the first of its kind in the Bay Area and is a collaboration with Earplay, New Chamber Music Ensemble.


  18. France Legion of HonourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Gazette

    Belgian organist, composer, conductor and opera director Bernard Foccroulle gestures as he talks to invited guests after he was awarded the Legion of Honor during a ceremony at the culture ministry in Paris, France, Monday, Jan.


  19. Review: Young musicians shine in Chamber concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Post-Bulletin

    ... confident in the final work of the evening, an arrangement for piano quartet of Borodin's Polovtsian Dances from his opera Prince Igor. This work was challenging, especially rhythmically, and I admit I found the arrangement thin compared to the ...


  20. CSO Presents Compose Yourself Feb. 11Read the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will present their annual family-friendly symphony event, Compose Yourself, on Sunday, Feb. 11, at 3 p.m. at the Volkswagen Conference Center.