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  1. Pro Media/UltraSound Chooses DiGiGrid IOS For The NHL Stadium Series...Read the original story

    42 min ago | Mi2n

    California-based firm Pro Media/UltraSound, which integrates audio/video and performance audio systems of all sizes and scopes chose DiGiGrid IOS for the 2015 NHL Stadium Series game held at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, earlier this year. DiGiGrid IOS is an audio interface with a built-in SoundGrid DSP server for plugin processing.


  2. Dorset Theatre Festival to Host a Night at the Opera, 8/9Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Join two celebrated operatic voices for a special evening of song at the Dorset Theatre Festival for One Night Only on Sunday, August 9 at 8pm. Coming to Vermont aftertouring to Japan and Germany respectively, Mezzo-Soprano Rene Tatum and Coloratura Soprano Nili Riemer will perform opera and musical theatre standards including selections from Verdi, Mozart, Puccini and Rodgers & Hammerstein .


  3. Bulletin Board | July 29, 2015Read the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Queen Anne & Magnolia News

    BOOK SALE Church of the Ascension will have a used-book sale on Friday, July 31, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., to support literacy and homelessness charities. Information: ascensionseattle.org SEATTLE OPERA PREVIEW: 'NABUCCO' Seattle Opera will preview its upcoming production of Verdi's "Nabucco" with a lecture on Tuesday Aug. 4, from 2 to 3 p.m., at the Queen Anne Library .


  4. Col n breaks new ground with live HD streamingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... site's paradigm. We would like to say that we don't offer a webpage but an active digital instance," he added. Leading opera houses such as the New York Met, Madrid's Teatro Real, London's Royal Opera House or the Vienna State Opera have jumped ...


  5. Pro Media/UltraSound Chooses DiGiGrid IOSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ProSoundWeb

    California-based firm Pro Media/UltraSound integrates audio/video and performance audio systems of all sizes and scopes for artists including Dave Matthews Band, Grateful Dead, and The Three Tenors, to name a few. The group chose DiGiGrid IOS for the 2015 NHL Stadium Series game held at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, earlier this year.


  6. Opera Brava returns to Cirencester's Royal Agricultural UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Now in its 27th year, Opera Brava has assembled a cast of young and excitingsingers mixed with some international artists who perform in major opera houses including English National Opera and The Royal Opera House. The Candlelit Gala promises to have something for everyone.


  7. Letters: Trump supporters must defend his bad ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Mancillas says liberals "hope" that diplomacy will make things better. If he's referring to diplomacy with Iran, does he advocate war instead? Does he agree with Trump that Mexican immigrants are probably rapists and bad people? Does Mancillas agree with Trump that to fix the problem he would build an impenetrable wall and make Mexico pay for it? Does he also agree with Trump's insult of Sen. John McCain, saying he was not a war hero because he was captured? As a U.S. Army captain, I served with 3rd Armored Battalion in Europe and I, along with millions of veterans, will dislike Trump even more with those remarks.


  8. Review: West Edge Opera mounts a marvelous 'Lulu' and an affecting 'As One'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Two operas in two days in two locations: Last weekend's opening of West Edge Opera's summer festival offered a stunning display of musical and dramatic range. Saturday night's gripping opening of Alban Berg's "Lulu," performed at Oakland's abandoned 16th Street Train Station, was followed by Laura Kaminsky's lyrical "As One" on Sunday afternoon at Oakland Metro.


  9. Menotti's The Medium Shows Power in SilenceRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | SF Classical Voice

    ... - can amplify and intensify anything around them. What isn't there holds the power to transform what is. The Merola Opera Program, in a double billing at Fort Mason's Cowell Theater last Thursday, carried this off with scintillating conviction with ...


  10. the Engaygement Heads to the Met Room, 8/14, 8/19 & 9/9Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by the New York Times as "lovable and very charming," Seph Stanek 's musical career runs the gamut from pop to grand opera. Recent performances include a solo concert at San Francisco City Hall, I am Harvey Milk (with Kristin Chenoweth ) at Lincoln ...


  11. A big season for Opera Grand RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOODTV.com

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich The new season for Opera Grand Rapids brings fresh programming to West Michigan. Opera Grand Rapids is offering an opera series that will expand on themes of 'young love' and 'Shakespeare' drawn from the season's principal opera, "Romeo and Juliet."


  12. Dissociative MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BlogTO

    Theatre is proud to present Dissociative Me. This inventive take on Gounod's classic opera Faust has been completely reworked with English dialogue and libretto.


  13. Review: Cincinnati Opera's TurandotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Cincinnati Opera winds up its 95th season in truly grand operatic fashion with an opulent production of Puccini's Turandot . The singing is sublime, the spectacle is lavish and all the production elements are executed with stylish precision.


  14. Alban Berg's LULU at An Abandoned Train StationRead the original story

    Sunday | Berkeley Daily Planet

    West Edge Opera's Music Director, Jonathan Khuner, has close family ties to the music of Alban Berg. Jonathan's father was a string player who launched an international career when he performed in the premiA re of Berg's Lyric Suite Quartet in Germany in 1927.


  15. a Secreta opera was well worth change of shoesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Henley Standard

    While downloading last - minute directions to the "secret" venue for Saturday evening's Opera Holloway production of Rossini's La Scala di Seta , my eyes were drawn to the tweet "Getting ready for tomorrow's performance! Just need to move the sheep out of the car park - how many opera companies have this problem?!" So I quickly exchanged my stilettos for wedges and set off up the winding lanes to Fawley. What a treat lay in store.


  16. Herald orchestra to join 2015 Incheon Summer FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    ... varietal music selections that can be enjoyed by all. The orchestra's new repertoire will feature a handful of popular opera arias from Mozart's "Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)," Donizetti's "William Tell," Bizet's "Carmen" and Verdi's ...


  17. Renovated Wagner museum addresses anti-Semitic essaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of Israel

    ... his death in 1883, according to Reuters. "At the age of twelve," Hitler wrote in "Mein Kampf," "I saw ... the first opera of my life, 'Lohengrin.' ... I was addicted. My youthful enthusiasm for the Bayreuth Master knew no bounds." Museum director ...


  18. Merkel fell off chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pravda

    Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany , fell off her chair at the premiere of the Opera Tristan and Isolde, during a coffee break. Initially there were reports that the German Head of Government had been taken ill but later these were denied.


  19. Charming piece shows lighter side of composerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Miami Herald

    ... may be slight, yet Britten's score is replete with charming instrumental effects, parodies of 19th century French opera and comic ditties worthy of Gilbert and Sullivan. Crozier's wordplay is filled with wit, the social satire played with a deft ...


  20. Frank Porretta as Cal f and Marcy Stonikas as Turandot in Cincinnati Opera's "Turandot."Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cincinnati.com

    The audience roared its approval at the conclusion of Cincinnati Opera's "Turandot" in Music Hall on Saturday night, and for good reason. It was, Cincinnati Opera's 'Turandot' a dazzling spectacle The audience roared its approval at the conclusion of Cincinnati Opera's "Turandot" in Music Hall on Saturday night, and for good reason.