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  1. opera Review BOC's up-close and personal - Werther'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 |

    A novel written mostly in the form of letters, like "The Sorrows of Young Werther," is hardly the ideal starting point for an opera. All the same, Jules Massenet's "Werther," which premiered in Vienna in 1892, distills the essence of Goethe's early masterwork, even as it goes its own very French way.


  2. This is the time. And this is the record of the time.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | MetaFilter

    ... 1982's Big Science , which scored her an actual radio charting hit in both the US and the UK with O Superman (For Massenet) . Big Science playlist on YouTube BONUS: David Bowie covers O Superman (lead vocal by bassist Gail Ann Dorsey), BONUS: O ...


  3. Check out the full lineup of OperaBash offerings on WGBH and WGBX this weekend.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WGBH

    Whether you have a taste for Handel's affecting arias, Donizetti's Tudor queens, Massenet's electrifying duets, Verdi's prostrated protagonists, or the epic mythology of Wagner's Ring Cycle , OperaBash is for you. Grab a box of tissues and settle in for a celebration of high notes and high drama, including the WGBH premiere of Rossini's bravura La Cenerentola .


  4. Live From Lincoln Center to Present the Richard Tucker Opera Gala on PBS in JanuaryRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 |

    This January, Live From Lincoln Center-continuing its 40th anniversary season-will broadcast one of the most celebrated opera events of the year, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala concert. This year's highlight's concert features performances by opera's brightest lights and rising stars, including Joseph Calleja, Angela Meade, A1 2eljko Lucic, Ildar Abdrazakov, Pretty Yende , as well as the 2014 Richard Tucker Award winner Michael Fabiano in solo and ensemble selections from works by Puccini, Mozart, Bellini, Massenet, Donizetti, Verdi, and Bernstein, conducted by Maestro Emmanuel Villaume with the New York Choral Society.


  5. OpA ra de MontrA al Gala goes American - and EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 |

    ... tote Stadt (Korngold) with fine diction and admirable tonal focus. Arguably the most interesting selection was the Massenet-style aria Bernard Herrmann wrote for Citizen Kane. It is sung badly in the movie, in accordance with the demands of the ...


  6. Andrea Bocelli to perform holiday-tinged concert SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Detroit News

    Andrea Bocelli to perform holiday-tinged concert Sunday The Italian tenor returns to Detroit after 15 years for selections from his albums Check out this story on Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli has a special connection to Detroit. It was here, in 1999, where he made his North American opera debut on the stage of the Detroit Opera House in Massenet's "Werther."


  7. Opera singers share their Passion for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 |

    The concert will feature music by Handel, Johann Strauss II, Puccini, Mel TormA , Cornelius, Massenet, Michael Head, Berlioz and Roger Quilter, and songs made famous by stars like Judy Garland, Nat King Cole, and Mario Lanza.