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  1. 2016 Spring Arts music previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    ... pares things down a little for an Intimate Neighborhood Concert at St. James United Methodist Church featuring Britten's "Simple Symphony" and Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf" on March 9. Catch the final round of the Arkansas Times Musicians ...


  2. Young and Egan: Harmonic progressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 |

    ... jazz saxophonist Steve Lacy; Valser en mi BA mol, by Quebec's Catherine Major; classical great Benjamin Britten's Corpus Christi; and Turkish treat Ben Seni Sevdugumi, by the late Kazim Koyuncu. "We chose songs we really like to sing, and that ...


  3. The Dallas Opera Presents the Acclaimed Glyndebourne Production of The Turn of the ScrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 |

    Dallas Opera is proud to present a landmark of modern opera new to the company's repertoire: THE TURN OF THE SCREW by Benjamin Britten, with a libretto by Myfanwy Piper. dark and gripping tale is based on the atmospheric, nineteenth-century novella by Henry James.


  4. Talented young singers to join Sir Thomas Allen at Samling 'Coming of Age' concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    ... Samling so that's good for your confidence." Ana has taken part in two Samling Academy opera productions - Benjamin Britten's Albert Herring in 2013 and Ravel's L'enfant et les sortilges (the Child and the Spells) in 2015. Jordan Carlton was also in ...


  5. Calgary Opera breaks new ground in reviving Canadian work FilumenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... might not be happy about the changes he had in mind. They were still griping about a 1995 production of Benjamin Britten's Albert Herring , a mid-20th-century work considered "modern" by traditional standards. It had been the only "modern" work ...


  6. Jane Austen novel inspires new opera at the first Grange FestivalRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2017 | Daily Echo

    ... season, June 7-July 9, includes new productions of Monteverdi's 'Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria', Bizet's 'Carmen', Britten's 'Albert Herring', as well as a performance of Verdi's 'Requiem' and an evening devoted to the music of Rodgers and ...


  7. Boston Pops rocks out to the classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... music; it deserves to be heard... The program's first half was devoted to other British music superstars - Elgar, Britten and Handel. OK, technically Handel is German, but most of his career was spent in London. The Pops played a suite from "Water ...


  8. REVIEW: Sean Shibe in BrightonRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Hayling Today

    Programme: John Dowland, Forlorn Hope Fancy, Fantasia No 1A ; Malcolm Arnold, Fantasy Op 107 ; William Walton, 5 Bagatelles ; Lennox Berkeley, Sonatina Op 52/1 ); Benjamin Britten, Nocturnal after Dowland Op 70 . The Coffee Concerts have sexed themselves up! After a diet of violinists, violists, cellists, the odd double bassist, wind or horn players and pianists, they finally peered around a curtain into a Sunday morning world of sensuality only a guitarist can bring in on the bedroom breakfast tray.


  9. Violinist Midori in Marin to inspire young musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... for years. “We're still kind of pinching ourselves.” Three performances will be open to the public - Britten's Violin Concerto with the Marin Symphony on Friday and Saturday during the Marin Symphony's “Masterworks 2” and ...


  10. Gwenda Britten a ballet examiner to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Manawatu Standard

    OUR PEOPLE: When Gwenda Britten's parents decided their daughter was shy, introverted and had bad posture, they sent her to ballet. It was the best decision her farming parents could make.