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  1. 6 top opera moments in pop cultureRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... - back when she was still Beyonce Knowles - starred with Mekhi Phifer in the 2001 adaptation of "Carmen," a mash-up of Bizet's music and hip-hop lyrics based in part on the original opera and in part on 1954's musical film "Carmen Jones." With a ...


  2. Descending chromatic scale on piano: `tempting and exotic`Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | English Dong-A

    ... and Saint Saens. Among them are "Mon coeur s`ouvre a ta voix " of Saint Saens` "Samson and Delilah" and "Habanera" of Bizet`s opera "Carmen." The two songs have several features in common. Both are opera arias written by a French composer. The title ...


  3. BWW Interview: Stanton Welch, the Success and FailureRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 |

    ... are important to Welch - whether it's involving the Houston community or creating a community among his dancers. The Bizet score in DIVERGENCE, the boundary pushing classical ballet that launched Welch's career, was given to Welch by his mother. ...


  4. In the Studio with Magdalena Hoyos-SegoviaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Current in Carmel

    ... feelings." "Whatever uplifts the viewer's feelings. If I had to mention one in particular, it would be "Habanera" from Bizet."


  5. Hong Kong Sinfonietta performs classical favourites with famed cartoon character McDull the pigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | South China Morning Post

    ... a noodle vendor, takes care of the piglet while his mum is hospitalised, the flute solo in the intermezzo from Georges Bizet's Carmen provides an atmospheric touch. After unsuccessfully trying to help his mother win the Mark Six as she works at a ...


  6. Washington National Opera Opens New Season With CARMEN Featuring SYTYCD's Timo Nuñez, 9/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 |

    Washington National Opera opens its 2015-2016 season with a newto-Washington staging of Georges Bizet 's popular classic Carmen, September 19 to October 3 in the Kennedy Center Opera House. Starring two French mezzo-sopranos-Clmentine Margaine and Graldine Chauvet- in the title role, this production also showcases two stars of flamenco dance, principal dancers Timo Nuez and Fanny Ara .


  7. Romantic wedding presents, romantic anniversary gifts for lovers, spousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 |

    ... at the scalp and work down the body, massaging in the warmed oil. Play a romantic piece of music: Ravel's "Bolero" or Bizet's "Habanera" from the opera "Carmen are good love songs. Or play one of these: Pachelbel's "Canon in D," Bach "Toccata and ...


  8. From Broadway to La ScalaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Scoop

    Australasia's most celebrated opera stars, Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Dame Malvina Major , join TV and theatre star Jennifer Ward-Lealand and Baz Luhrmann's favourite tenor David Hobson in FROM BROADWAY TO LA SCALA -- two beautiful nights of glamour, passion and romance in Auckland and Christchurch next month. From Puccini to Rodgers and Hammerstein, Bizet to Gershwin and Verdi to Cole Porter, these unique concert experiences at Auckland's Town Hall on Friday, 18 September and Christchurch's Isaac Theatre Royal on Sunday, 20 September, will feature many of the greatest songs, arias and duets ever composed.


  9. Pacific Symphony mixes pops and classical at Irvine MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Wave

    ... was blaring and poorly balanced. The second half began with an exciting run-through of the Farandole from Bizet's "L'Arlesienne" (nothing Spanish or Latin about it). There were a few extra performers to be noticed, especially a battery of (initially ...


  10. Carmen and Hiroshima make awkward combination at OSM's free outdoor concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 |

    MONTREAL, QUE.: AUGUST 5, 2015-- Kent Nagano conducts the Montreal Symphony Orchestra as they play excerpts from Bizet's Carmen in a free outdoor show on the esplanade of the Olympic Park in Montreal on Wednesday August 5, 2015. About 40,000 people gathered to hear the Orchestre symphonique de MontrA al through a stadium sound system Wednesday at the Olympic Park esplanade.


  11. Latin Rhythms to Turn the Heat Up at Irvine MeadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | OC Weekly

    ... husband to follow her and perish in the flames. Rounding out the first half of the program are excerpts from Georges Bizet's Carmen , featuring the quintessential flirtatious aria "Habanera" (mezzo-soprano Milena Kitic will be singing). For the ...


  12. Arts Centre announces new opera seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... (Wagner) Saturday, Oct. 31; Lulu (Berg) Saturday, Oct. 21; Otello (Verdi) Saturday, Dec. 19; Les PeI cheurs de Perles (Bizet) Saturday, Jan. 16; New Production Turandot (Puccini) Saturday, Jan. 30; Manon Lescaut (Puccini) Saturday, March 5; Roberto ...


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

    Jul 27, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... 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 "Rigoletto" and "La Traviata." The upcoming concert will also highlight performances by soprano Kim ...


  14. King Band to play final concert of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Messenger

    ... selections include Austrian composer Franz von Suppe's 1846 overture, "Poet and Peasant," and French composer Georges Bizet's "Farandole," the fourth movement from his "L'Arlessienne Suite No. 2," written in 1872. On the lighter side will be a ...


  15. 10 Pieces of Classical Music Your Toddler Will LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 |

    ... toddlers are most likely to get into on their own. That means short, melodic and upbeat. 1. Carmen Overture, Georges Bizet The plot of Carmen , one of the most popular operas of all time, may be R-rated, but the wordless overture is fun for all ...


  16. Monaco sale results for Artcurial MotorcarsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Art Daily

    ... times its estimate ! And when the soprano voice of Maria Callas was heard singing the first notes of Habanera, from Bizet's opera Carmen, the room held its breath. Pierre Novikoff, specialist in Artcurial's Collectors' Car department, described the ...


  17. 'Very queer show' plays with operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... But it doesn't happen in opera because of the voice types." One tune that works perfectly for Opera Backwards is Bizet's The Pearl Fishers' Duet, half of which is sung by HSOF bass baritone Ian Fundytus, who also plays the reverend Olin Blitch in ...


  18. BWW Reviews: Capital Fringe's at Your Service, Mr. President! Makes History PersonalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 |

    ... of Love Never Dies, attending the last Broadway performance of Elaine Stritch at Liberty and watching George Bizet's opera The Pearl Fishers from the Presidential Box at the Kennedy Center Opera House. Originally from Pittsburgh, Ben works in public ...


  19. Lebanon community band honors America on Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... of the songs to which Balthaser referred included "Hungarian Dance No. 5" by Johannes Brahms, "Habanera" by Georges Bizet and "Highland Cathedral". Bill Messerschmidt, a retired army sergeant major and Elco grad, returned to his hometown to play ...


  20. When opera met a binghiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... the evening. Toledo showcased her range and dexterity as she delivered two Spanish tunes, the popular Habanera from Bizet's Carmen and an endearing rendition of the folk classic Evening Time. Smith used this segment to showcase the talents of his ...