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  1. Concert will mark 15 years since Newport ship was uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    A CONCERT to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the discovery of Newport's Medieval Ship is set to take place next Saturday. An Evening of Music on a Maritime Theme has been set up by the Friends of the Newport Ship and will feature classical music performances from St Woolos Sinfonia and classical pieces such as Handel's Water Music.

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  2. Tanglewood, Sevenars Showcase Great MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | IBerkshires

    ... the Violin Concerto, and Schubert's C Major Symphony No. 9 ("Great"), among others. For lovers of Baroque music, the Handel and Haydn Society perform Henry Purcell's 1692 masque/semi-opera, "The Fairy Queen," adapted from Shakespeare's "A Midsummer ...

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  3. Festival Music review: Ensemble Marsyas, St Cecilia's HallRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... The programme showcased all the instrumentalists, with Cecilia Bernardini at the top of her game on the five-movement Handel Sonata Opus 5 No 4. Her fellow fellow violinist Colin Scobie grabbed the spotlight immediately afterwards, with his ...

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  4. Festival Music review: Ensemble Marsyas, St Cecilia's HallRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... The programme showcased all the instrumentalists, with Cecilia Bernardini at the top of her game on the five-movement Handel Sonata Opus 5 No 4. Her fellow fellow violinist Colin Scobie grabbed the spotlight immediately afterwards, with his ...

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  5. Kate Molleson's guide to a classical FringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... and Tom Foster (harpsichord) for a programme of Baroque arias, cantatas and duetti da camera by Durante, Geminiani, Handel and Scarlatti. (St Andrews and St Georges West, August 10, 430pm.) ? Players from the Palestine Youth Orchestra join the ...

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  6. Steve Jobs opera: Forget the hype, is it any good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    ... four additional works this season. At the top of the list is David Alden's surreal, meta-theatrical production of Handel's "Alcina," conducted by Harry Bicket, with soprano Elza van den Heever in the title role and mezzo Paula Murrihy as Ruggiero. I ...

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  7. 'Steve Jobs' and 'The Golden Cockerel' are stars at Santa Fe OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs , by composer Mason Bates and librettist Mark Campbell, and rare performances of Handel's Alcina and Rimsky-Korsakov's The Golden Cockerel . Lucia di Lammermoor and Die Fledermaus are the standard-rep entries, ...

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  8. Classical review: APO Baroque voicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a spectacular Tiepolo ceiling. Conductor Matthew Halls transported us back to glorious times with flair, prefacing Handel's Zadok the Priest with a punchy fanfare of his own devising. Zadok stole upon us, with gentle waft of strings and woodwind, ...

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  9. August 6, 2017WATCH: Rising Arab-Israeli star bucks negativity, joins Israeli operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... and see where signing will take me," she added. As a result of an unexpected illness befalling the lead soprano in Handel's opera "Giulio Cesare in Egitto," Nour was asked to perform the demanding role of Cleopatra as a last-minute replacement, a ...

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  10. Oratorio Society of New York's 2017-18 Season Includes Two World PremieresRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    World premieres of works by Paul Moravec and Behzad Ranjbaran that speak to humanity's quest for freedom and peace highlight the Oratorio Society of New York's 2017-18 season, led by Music Director Kent Tritle. The 200-voice Oratorio Society , New York's standard for grand choral performance, opens its 145th season and its annual three-concert Carnegie Hall series on November 6 with an all-Brahms program of Schicksalslied and Ein deutsches Requiem, and on December 18, the OSNY will continue its string of annual performances of Handel's Messiah, unbroken since 1874.

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  11. Mahler's Great Song Cycles Beautifully PerformedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Stereophile

    ... Artist in 2001. Earlier this year, she reprised the role of Sextus in the Metropolitan Opera's production of Handel's Giulio Cesare . Bold and outspoken on issues of importance, she is also the most intimate of artists. When I reviewed her 2010 San ...

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  12. San Francisco Early Music Society Announces 2017-18 SeasonRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... celebrating its 44th anniversary this year, opens SFEMS' new season on October 20 with a program devoted to "Handel and His World," including contributions by Purcell and Telemann. Los Angeles-based Ciaramella follows the weekend of November 17 with ...

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  13. A magical mystery tour: Santa Fe Opera's - Alcina'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Paula Murrihy, as Ruggiero, and Elza van den Heever, as Alcina, in Alcina. Courtesy Ken Howard/The Santa Fe Opera George Frideric Handel's Alcina , which opened at Santa Fe Opera on Saturday night, is a fantasy about how people distinguish deception from reality when they are enchanted by love and magic.

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  14. Washington National Opera Announces 2017-18 Domingo-Cafritz Young ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... returns to WNO to direct The Barber of Seville. The new class of young artists will star in special performances of Handel's Alcina and Rossini's The Barber of Seville in the Kennedy Center Opera House, participate in several world premiere ...

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  15. Dangerous operatic seductions in Santa FeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | SFGate

    ... women can wreak undreamed-of havoc with their irresistible wiles unless the menfolk stay eternally vigilant. In Handel's "Alcina," which opened here on Saturday, July 29, in a manic production directed by David Alden , the witchcraft is literal and ...

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  16. BWW Review: ALCINA at Santa Fe OperaRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    George Frideric Handel composed the opera seria, ALCINA, for a 1735 premiere at the London's Theatre Royal. Handel's anonymous librettist based his text on Riccardo Broschi's 1728 Roman libretto for L'ISOLA DI ALCINA.

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  17. Review: A Magical Mystery Tour: Santa Fe Opera's - Alcina'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Paula Murrihy, as Ruggiero, and Elza van den Heever, as Alcina, in Alcina. Courtesy Ken Howard/The Santa Fe Opera George Frideric Handel's Alcina , which opened at Santa Fe Opera on Saturday night, is a fantasy about how people distinguish deception from reality when they are enchanted by love and magic.

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  18. South Canterbury singer is top of the rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Timaru Herald

    Soprano Emma Gilkison performs "Love Never Dies" at Timaru's Theatre Royal during the South Canterbury Drama League's July production Showstoppers 2. When St Mary's Church musical director Adrienne Wood was putting together a recital of Handel's Messiah early last year, in which members of all South Canterbury's choirs were invited to participate, Emma Gilkison had a clash. She had auditioned for the South Canterbury Drama League's production of Mamma Mia, and rehearsals meant she couldn't also be involved in the Messiah, which was slated for July.

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  19. Enchanted isle: "Alcina"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... Maria Theresia von Paradis (Prague, 1797). But the most famous of all operas founded on this tale is George Frideric Handel's Alcina , premiered in London in 1735. The fifty-year-old Handel was at the height of his career in terms of artistry. After ...

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  20. Authentic in AcreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Zionists, including Zeev Jabotinsky. So it seems perfectly natural for the Israeli Opera to put on a production of Handel's Julius Caesar in Egypt , aka Giulio Cesare in Egitto , in Acre next month (August 3 and 5, both 8:30 p.m.). "It is a timeless ...

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