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  1. Roberto Alagna steps in to rescue PucciniRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  2. Furlanetto impresses in U.S. recital debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... he first sang in concert in Vienna in 2010. A first-act highlight was the moving and tenderly sung death scene from Massenet's "Don Quichotte," the last role he played with San Diego Opera in 2014. He followed that with a surprise rendition of "Ol' ...

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  3. Roberto Alagna steps in to rescue PucciniRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  4. Manon Is the Poetically Beautiful Opera You Don't Know YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    When the Dallas Opera continued its season Friday night with Manon , the five-act opera by French composer Jules Massenet, the Winspear Opera House was far from full. Perhaps because, although this opera is performed regularly, it doesn't have the widespread name recognition of earlier offerings this season like Tosca or the allure of a new opera like Great Scott .

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  5. Champagne, food and live music combine for sumptuous Wine + Food festival experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Post and Courier

    ... dressing. And the musical accompaniment also was narrowly focused: Yuriy Bekker performed the Meditation from Massenet's opera “Thais,” a work for solo violin. The next pairing ramped up the intensity. This was the legendary 2002 ...

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  6. At the Met, tenor Roberto Alagna steps up in more ways than oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  7. Classical Music News - George ColerickRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | Music and Vision Daily

    ... a specialised study in musical humour. His M&V articles investigate the emotional life of Brahms in his twenties , Massenet and femmes fatales , Meyerbeer and the Development of Parisian Grand Opera , George Bernard Shaw as London Music Critic , ...

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  8. Alagna steps in to rescue Puccini's 'Manon Lescaut'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  9. Roberto Alagna steps in to rescue Puccini's 'Manon Lescaut'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Korea Herald

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  10. Robert Alagna steps in to rescue PucciniRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... in 1731 and titled "L'Histoire du chevalier des Grieux et de Manon Lescaut." A version by French composer Jules Massenet and titled simply, "Manon," premiered nine years before Puccini's opera and is still frequently performed today. Alagna said now ...

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  11. Classical Music News - George ColerickRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Music and Vision Daily

    ... a specialised study in musical humour. His M&V articles investigate the emotional life of Brahms in his twenties , Massenet and femmes fatales , Meyerbeer and the Development of Parisian Grand Opera , George Bernard Shaw as London Music Critic , ...

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  12. Bramwell Tovey to Conduct New York Philharmonic in Massenet & Falla This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bramwell Tovey returns to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Massenet's Ballet Music from Le Cid; Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain, with pianist Joyce Yang as soloist; and Falla's The Three-Cornered Hat , with mezzo-soprano Virginie Verrez in her Philharmonic subscription debut, Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, March 31 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, April 1 at 11:00 a.m.; Saturday, April 2 at 8:00 p.m.; and Tuesday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. Massenet incorporated dances from various regions of Spain -- including Castiliane, Andalouse, Catalane, Navaraise, and Aragonaise -- in his Ballet Music from Le Cid.

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  13. Recordings Maskarade Cover 216Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Opera News

    ... surprise us. I might add that moments in Maskarade suggest a familiarity with the comic portions of Gounod and Massenet's operas. The score is engaging and pleasant-its overture and ballet sequence have often been heard in concert-but Nielsen's ...

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  14. The Dallas Opera Presents MANON, 3/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Dallas Opera resumes the 2015-2016 Season in early spring with Jules Massenet 's heart-wrenching and seductive tale of love, lust, and spectacularly bad choices: MANON, opening March 4, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. in the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House for the first of four performances. This production, created by Sir David McVicar for Lyric Opera of Chicago, marks the return of Dallas Opera Music Director Emeritus Graeme Jenkins to conduct, in his first TDO appearances since a successful revival of Dominick Argento 's The Aspern Papers with Susan Graham and Nathan Gunn in 2013.

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  15. No dispute here: Fort Worth symphony, Joshua Bell shine in gala performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... and the orchestra contributed their own musical wonders, and joined Bell in a lovely encore, the Meditation from Massenet's opera Tha i s. For once, the Standing O's were not only inevitable but justified. Harth-Bedoya and the orchestra contributed ...

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  16. Ridgefield Playhouse to Screen Met Opera Live's Manon Lescaut, 3/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... French tale of a beautiful young woman destroyed by her conflicting needs for love and luxury had already inspired Massenet's Manon (1884), a relatively new and immensely popular work at the time of Manon Lescaut's premiere. Puccini made the story ...

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  17. SF Symphony program looks to the EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | SFGate

    ... utmost, but there were more rewards in the brief encore, his own sweet-toned arrangement of "CrA puscule" from Massenet's "PoA me Pastoral." The overture to Weber's "Oberon" made a superb opening to the program, with luminous solos from hornist ...

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  18. Jonas Kaufmann Withdraws From Upcoming Met Performances of New Manon...Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | Opera News

    ... last appearances at the Met came during the winter of 2014, when he sang the title role in performances of Massenet's Werther . Last season he canceled performances as Don Jose in Carmen . Carnegie Hall also announced today that Kaufmann has ...

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  19. Thomas & Vicki King Present Faculty Select Series Concert, Feb. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... Other composers on the concert in the Green Center's Thompson Recital Hall include Richard Strauss and Jules Massenet. With an active repertoire spanning more than 500 years, from the Baroque era to the 21st century, one of the first songs on the ...

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  20. University of Redlands School of Music to present Singer ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... era production, Giacomo Puccini's “La boheme,” and music by Schubert, Mozart, Benjamin Britten, Jules Massenet and others.

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