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  1. Jon Vickers, Intense Canadian Tenor, Dies At 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... from within - to Canio in Pagliacci , Don JosA in Carmen and Jason in Medea , which he sang opposite Maria Callas. Steane says Vickers was one of the very few singers who could match Callas "in the magnetism of performance." His portrayal of ...

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  2. The Subject of Feeling review: Peter Rose's collection has wit and humanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Canberra Times

    ... a formidable woman talking of recollections or another woman not articulating a long goodbye or the grandeur of Maria Callas, or a boy's sweet breath and the romance of sleep. He's good at the minutiae of poetry, both its imagistic jewels and its ...

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  3. A tragic story brought to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Sydney Star Observer

    The sad story of Greek-American opera star and gay icon Maria Callas is coming to Sydney and Melbourne. David Alexander looks at how her story of lost love, sacrifice and a life cut short still resonates with audiences today.

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  4. Fear ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Weekly Standard

    Vladimir Horowitz and Maria Callas, Ella Fitzgerald and Laurence Olivier, Sarah Bernhardt and Luciano Pavarotti-these transcendent performers communicated a point of view, an inexpressible feel for life. And they did so despite their spells of stage fright.

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  5. Monaco sale results for Artcurial MotorcarsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Art Daily

    ... after a fierce bidding battle for 157 300 / 169 884$, three 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, ...

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  6. Operapedia Callas Thmb 715Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Opera News

    ... in and out of fashion but because it awaits divas up to its demands - Rosa Ponselle in the 1920s and '30s, Maria Callas in the '50s, Joan Sutherland in the '70s. It's "at the very acme of the soprano's repertory," Rupert Christiansen wrote in Prima ...

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  7. Two Mercedes that belonged to Maria Callas up for auction in MonacoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Hindustan Times

    Two Mercedes-Benz 600 limousines that belonged to Maria Callas are estimated between 60,000 and 100,000 each.

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  8. Artcurial to offer the limousines of Maria Callas at auction, this summer, in MonacoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Art Daily

    On Monday 20 July, Artcurial Motorcars will sell an extraordinary collection of 11 motor cars from the estate of a friend of the Callas family. Offered without reserve, these cars reunited on the Cote d'Azur illustrate a lifestyle for those living on the Riviera.

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  9. This Saturday, July 18: Eat Your Brunch With A Side Of Love, Wit & Vengefulness At SycamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Ditmas Park Corner

    ... be food served). We are the opera company that sings in jeans while we swill beer and sing opera. In honor of Maria Callas , we WILL be donning oversized sunglasses and pearls. What kind of response have you gotten from Opera on Tap audiences? What ...

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  10. A seldom-performed Bellini opera receives a recent recorded releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Examiner.com

    ... the wisdom on Charles Ludlam, who, in his play Galas (a deliciously fictional parody of the life and loves of Maria Callas), observed that a coloratura soprano is granted only "so many Normas," after which the body just is not there any more. By my ...

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  11. Jon Vickers, Intense Canadian Tenor, Dies At 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | National Public Radio

    ... from within - to Canio in Pagliacci , Don JosA in Carmen and Jason in Medea , which he sang opposite Maria Callas. Steane says Vickers was one of the very few singers who could match Callas "in the magnetism of performance." His portrayal of ...

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  12. Denver's Dazzle Jazz offers diverse lineup for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Denver Post

    ... through. There's a beguiling set of duos with Brazilian saxophonist Ivo Perelman that's just been released, titled "Callas," which is dedicated to the opera legend Maria Callas, as well as a new chamber music project, "The Gospel According To ...

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  13. KMFA Premieres Icons of Broadway Classical station's new show salutes musical theatre legendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | The Austin Chronicle

    No, your ears aren't deceiving you. That voice you're hearing on longtime classical radio station KMFA , nestled among Maria Callas and Renee Fleming , is none other than Judy Garland .

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  14. Gallery Artista Activista, Exhibition #LoveWinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | South Florida Blade

    ... alli la misma noche. Adora : O tal vez solo yo haciendo una lip-sync de toda la produccion de La Traviata con Maria Callas que esta si se trata de como gana el amor o crees que dura demasiado tiempo? Teddy : Bueno, podriamos enviar la foto de ...

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  15. New weight loss drugs, but no magic pillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | CNN

    ... capitalizing on nicotine's appetite-suppressing superpowers. Mid-1950s: Urban legend has it that opera singer Maria Callas dropped 65 pounds on the Tapeworm Diet, allegedly by swallowing a parasite-packed pill. 1978: Dr. Herman Tarnower publishes ...

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  16. Susan B. Anthony comes alive on July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Observer

    ... New York state and in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Some of her previous roles include Emily Dickinson, Golda Meir and Maria Callas. Rausa is an adjunct instructor in the Department of Theater and Dance at SUNY Fredonia. Tickets are $20 general admission ...

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  17. Simply The Perfect Box Set: 'Maria Callas Remastered'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Forbes.com

    ... Grammophon , which was followed by a review of Claudio Abbado's recordings for Sony/RCA . The wait is over. The Maria Callas Remastered Edition is now available. http://t.co/5Ujqto0iIy pic.twitter.com/igsyMbooNn In the classical music CD industry ...

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  18. The Greece Crisis and its lessons for IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... reportedly once the 'richest man in the world,' who married Jacqueline Kennedy and courted opera singer Maria Callas? fter the troika sought to 'bail out' the government of Greece in a way in which it was supposed to revive the economy, exactly the ...

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  19. Opera review: I Puritani an impassioned and terrific one-off performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Age

    ... for the strings emerged with clarity and beauty. Bellini's 1835 opera was composed specifically for Giulia Grisi, the Callas or Sutherland of her day. On Thursday, the Australian colouratura soprano Jessica Pratt sang - indeed, portrayed - the role ...

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  20. Meet Bruce Levingston, one of today's most adventurous forces in new piano musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... sounds and approaches, but each shared a kind perfection in their unique artistry. Other influences include Maria Callas, Bill Evans, the conductor Carlos Kleiber, and the composers Bach, Schubert, Chopin, and Debussy. WHAT I'M LISTENING TO RIGHT ...

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