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  1. REVIEW: Sunset Symphony - A Viennese Midsummer Night at the Hamilton Gardens' Arts FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    ... audience response, and their mood for appreciating the music, all classical, drawn from significant composers from Bizet to Tchaikovsky, was enthusiastically positive. Cunningly foot tapping pieces such as the Toreador song from Carmen, Strauss's ...


  2. LA Opera 2017-18Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Iron Tongue of Midnight

    ... Matthew Aucoin's Crossing June 22-24 2018: Gordon Getty's Usher House and Canterville Ghost Wow. I mean, what? Two by Bizet, including his greatest hit and a real stinker. I do not get why Pearl Fishers is suddenly popping up at all the majors, and ...


  3. Dancing frills a showy distraction in Lyric's vocally solid 'Carmen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in for a long winter's run over the weekend at the Civic Opera House is pretty much your standard-issue production of Bizet's tune-laden tragedy. There is some fine singing, most notably that of Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja as Don Jose, the callow ...


  4. Toledo Opera gets $1 million challenge donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Toledo Blade

    ... Friday was Ms. Rorick's revelation of the company's 2017-18 performance season. Kicking things off will be Georges Bizet's beautiful love triangle set in Sri Lanka, The Pearl Fishers , the weekend of Oct. 13. Jan. 26 will find the company staging ...


  5. Lyric Opera unveils next season with new 'Faust,' 'Jesus Christ Superstar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Daily Herald

    ... between Nov. 1 and 30. • British fashion designer Zandra Rhodes' colorful and well-traveled production of Bizet's Sri Lankan-set "The Pearl Fishers" makes its Chicago debut. Sir Andrew Davis conducts. Seven performances between Nov. 19 and ...


  6. Sarasota Opera Announces Its 2017-18 SeasonRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Sarasota Magazine

    ... money runs out-but their love burns strong. Onstage Feb. 10, 14, 18, 20, 24 and March 1, 4, 17 and 23. Next up is Bizet's torrid Carmen , which had a sold-out run at the opera house back in 2012. The tumultuous love of a gypsy and a corporal is a ...


  7. The week's best Twin Cities classical concerts: Skylark's 'Carmen,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Star Tribune

    The year 2016 was a blank one for Skylark Opera Theatre, as the company restructured and considered its long-term future. The reboot is now complete, and Skylark relaunches with "The Tragedy of Carmen," a searing adaptation of Bizet's opera first staged in 1981 by famed theater director Peter Brook.


  8. Bizet's The Pearl Fishers at Opera in the Heights is a Very Good ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Houston Press

    ... remains in the rep from these once-lionized composers. Meanwhile, the Parisians sneezed on Hector Berlioz and Georges Bizet; the critics merciless in their contempt and scorn. But today the works of Berlioz and Bizet are certifiable classics. Take ...


  9. Les P cheurs de PerlesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Houston Press

    ... It's just another opera plot, right? Wrong, Les Pecheurs de Perles is one of the first operas budding composer Georges Bizet would create in 1863 before rising to critical acclaim. Opera in the Heights highlights maestro Bizet for one week with what ...


  10. North Carolina Opera's Artistic And Music Director To Step DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 |

    ... ctor for an opera in concert during the 2017-18 season. Maestro Myers will also conduct NCO's 2016-17 season finale of Bizet's The Pearl Fishers on April 28 and 30.


  11. An opera lovers delight: - Carmen' and - Amadeus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Recorder

    ... the Women's March in Washington, D.C. Guess what? The past was nasty, too. This weekend, Panopera will stage Georges Bizet's "Carmen" at the Academy of Music, an opera that celebrates a very nasty woman, the gypsy Carmen, through gorgeous song, ...


  12. Los Angeles Opera, LA Chamber Orchestra and OC Philharmonic Society reveal future concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Press-Telegram

    Although indoor classical-music seasons still have several months to run, late January is when we begin to see announcements of upcoming seasons, in this case the 2017-18 schedules. Here are the first three into the inbox: Five of the six productions at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion will be new to the company, including a presentation of Bizet's “Carmen,” which will open the season on Sept.


  13. RiversidePianist, mezzo soprano featured at Village Concerts program in RiversideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | The Press-Enterprise

    Two American artists, both born in Kazakhstan, will share the stage at the Village Concerts program at Altavita in Riverside on Sunday, Jan. 29. Pianist Temirzhan Yerzhanov and mezzo soprano Yulia Zinovieva will present a program that includes Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky, Schumann, Liszt, Bizet, Sartori, Andrew Lloyd Weber, George and Ira Gershwin and Barbara Streisand. Yerzhanov launched his international career in 1993 by winning First Prize and Gold Medal at the International Robert Schumann Piano Competition in Germany, and has since toured Germany, Russia, France, Italy, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, United Kingdom, China, India and the United States.


  14. LA Opera Announces Its 2017-18 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 |

    ... stars, soprano Nino Machaidze, taking the stage in The Pearl Fishers, a beautifully detailed production of one of Bizet's early treasures. Next, Plcido Domingo continues his exploration of the Verdi baritone repertory with his portrayal of the title ...


  15. Ksenija SidorovaAccordion virtuoso.If anyone can make playing the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Nuvo

    ... Grammophon (with whom she signed an exclusive deal earlier this year). The album features a collection of songs from Bizet's beloved opera, using orchestral instruments in place of vocalists. Sidorova's accordion takes centre stage, demonstrating ...


  16. Domingo plans career-spanning LA Opera concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | Manila Bulletin

    ... new Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Announcing its 2017-18 season, LA Opera said Domingo will also conduct a production of Bizet's "The Pearl Fishers" starring Georgian soprano Nino Machaidze and Mexican tenor Javier Camarena. Domingo, who remains active ...


  17. All-Female, All-Norwegian Brass Ensemble tenThing to Tour U.S. This SpringRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 |

    Ten-piece, all-female, all-Norwegian brass ensemble tenThing, lead by trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth, will make their first tour the U.S. in March 2017, bringing its acclaimed blend of musicianship and showmanship to South Dakota, Minnesota, California, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York and Indiana. The group will perform its signature arrangements of music by Weill, Bizet, Grieg, Piazzolla, Mozart and more, which have thrilled audiences around the world, and which the group recorded for their debut album Ten on Warner Classics.


  18. Opera in the Heights Presents the Pearl FishersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 |

    Opera in the Heights presents Georges Bizet 's Les Pcheurs de Perles as the third offering of its 21st season, opening Friday, Feb. 3. This beguiling story of friendship and betrayal is set in the Far East, with a lush, powerful score that could only have come from the composer of Carmen. Few operas can match the sheer lyric beauty of Bizet's youthful The Pearl Fishers, which premiered in Paris in 1863, sweeping audiences up in its ravishing score, tinged with the allure of a mythical South Asian setting.


  19. Two-Part Special Celebrating New York City Ballet in Paris Comes to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... Performances special is Balanchine's Symphony in C, a signature work of the New York City Ballet to a score by Georges Bizet. This landmark ballet in four movements is performed by more than 50 dancers, including Tiler Peck, , who began his ...


  20. Southland Symphony and Repertory Opera join forces for An Exceptional ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | PR Log

    ... Suite for Viola and Orchestra (piano), Group I Johannes Brahms Two Songs for Alto, Viola, and Piano , Op. 91 Georges Bizet "Habanera" from Carmen (special arrangement by the artists) J S Bach Suite No. 2 in D minor for unaccompanied viola. BWV 1008 ...