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  1. CD Spotlight. Hypnotic BeautyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Music and Vision Daily

    With the exception of Wagner 's Ring Cycle , Verdi 's Don Carlo is, maybe, the only opera to have practically the whole spectrum of human emotions. As far as I know, it is also the only stage-work to boast three premieres.


  2. Taking a Walk Through the History of OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... of Mtsensk." In between, visitors wander through London (Handel's "Rinaldo," 1711), Vienna ("Figaro," 1786), Milan (Verdi's "Nabucco," 1842), Paris (Wagner's revised "TannhA user," 1861), and Dresden (Strauss's "Salome," 1905). Punctuating the trip ...


  3. Jonas Kaufmann's new album, L'Op ra , is a tribute to French opera.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... Le roi d'Ys , a long neglected work by A Kaufmann has all kinds of heft, which allows him to sing heavier Wagner and Verdi roles. It's a voice with a handsome balance of muscle and mellow. He doesn't just "park and bark," to borrow a phrase from ...


  4. Crossing OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The American Scholar

    ... Rugby World Cup as she was playing Desdemona at the Met. She excelled in Puccini ( Tosca, Manon Lescaut, La BohA me ), Verdi ( Otello, Simon Boccanegra, La Traviata ), and Samuel Barber (her 2009 Vanessa in Los Angeles was to be her valedictory ...


  5. Heartbeat Opera Launches Season with Halloween Drag Extravaganza All the World's a DragRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 |

    ... This year features favorite scenes from operas based on Shakespeare plays, including Gounod's Romo et Juliette, Verdi's Otello, Britten's Midsummer Night's Dream, and Bernstein's West Side Story. The cast stars singing actors Lauren Worsham (Tony ...


  6. Cleveland Foundation and The Cleveland Orchestra Distribute 1,000 Free Tickets to Gala Concert 10/7Read the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 |

    In celebration of The Cleveland Orchestra's 100th season, the Cleveland Foundation is partnering with the Orchestra to provide 1,000 free tickets to the Orchestra's Gala concert at Severance Hall on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Under the direction of Music Director Franz Welser-Mst, themed "A Musical Journey through Italy," the Orchestra's one-night-only program of popular selections will include Verdi's Ballet Music from Don Carlo, Respighi's The Birds, Johann Strauss 's The Carnival of Venice, and Tchaikovsky's Capriccio Italien. On Saturday, September 30 at 10:00 AM, tickets will be distributed to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.


  7. Cleveland Orchestra will release 1,000 free tickets to Oct. 7 gala concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 |

    ... virtuosity. Listen for Respighi's "The Birds" and Tchaikovsky's "Capriccio Italien" as well as ballet music from Verdi's opera "Don Carlo," Strauss's "The Carnival of Venice," and "Roses from the South" by Johann Strauss, Jr. In 2014, during the ...


  8. Exhibition offers a vivid and immersive journey through nearly 400 years of operaRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... of modernist painting contextualising Wagner's modern approach to music in 1860s Paris; the original score of Verdi's Nabucco from the Archivio Storico Ricordi in Milan; and one of two surviving scores from the first public opera (L'incoronazione di ...


  9. American Soprano Angel Blue Makes Her Metropolitan Opera Debut in Puccini's la BohemeRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 |

    ... 2017-18 season, Bulgaria's Sonya Yoncheva performs the title roles in the company's productions of Puccini's Tosca and Verdi's Luisa Miller. All three are transmitted as part of the Met's Live in HD series, making Yoncheva the first artist to have ...


  10. BWW Review: Master Class at Garry Marshall Theatre, or What Becomes a Legend Most?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 |

    ... bridged the soprano repertoire in a way few have been able to do since. Callas could sing everything from Wagner to Verdi to Puccini to Bellini and adapt her voice to the requirements of each in turn. It isn't any wonder singers still study her ...


  11. All hail the Macbeths, Hill's stripped down take on Shakespeare's Scottish PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... er previously directed Macbeth in its full form during his time at the Citz. He has, however, overseen a production of Verdi's opera based on


  12. That Decisive Moment: Rising Star: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... born Sept. 22, 1941, and too little appreciated today. She had a tough assignment: "Ernani! Ernani, involami," from Verdi's "Ernani." But she is poised throughout, with a low-key, rather dignified passion that emerges through scrupulous attention to ...


  13. After a conductor's injury, an opera in Scotland became a test run for the NSO's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... has led for 10 years, was starting a week-long residency at the Edinburgh International Festival with a production of Verdi's "Macbeth" - the opera he was conducting right before his surgery. The Teatro Reggio has not historically been a company ...


  14. 'The Met: Live in HD' 2017-18 season opens with 'Norma'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 |

    ... lineup of 10 operas, which include two of Mozart's from the 18th century, selections of 19th-century bel canto, Verdi and realistic verismo operas, and a 21st-century surrealistic opera. All are different and all what we think of as uniquely ...


  15. The Verdi Chorus to Perform Love's Passions and Potions This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 |

    The Verdi Chorus will present its Fall 2017 concert "Love's Passions and Potions" for two performances only at the First United Methodist Church in Santa Monica on November 18th and 19th led by Founding Artistic Director Anne Marie Ketchum. As the only choral group in Southern California that focuses primarily on the dramatic and diverse music for opera chorus, their program will feature selections from Verdi's Giovanna d'Arco and Un Ballo in Maschera, Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor and The Elixir of Love, Massenet's Manon, as well as selections from Romberg's The Student Prince and The New Moon and Herbert's Naughty Marietta.


  16. Maria Callas LIVE at LastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Stereophile

    ... she moved between pathetic utterings and cries of fury, as they did in Bellini's Norma , Donizetti's Anna Bolena , and Verdi's Nabucco , Macbeth , I Vespri Siciliani , Rigoletto , and La Traviata -all of which are included in this set-the results ...


  17. Vancouver Opera scales back festival, beefs up season and tightens its beltRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, failed to hit box-office targets. Despite good reviews, sales were disappointing for both Verdi's Otello and Jake Heggie's Dead Man Walking . Ticket sales were considerably healthier for Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro , ...


  18. Metropolitan Opera Announces Cast Change for TURANDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 |

    ... and Royal Opera, Covent Garden. Most recently, he starred in the Met's 2015-16 season premiere in the title role of Verdi's Otello, Don Jos in Bizet's Carmen, Pollione in Bellini's Norma, Grigory in Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov, Luigi in Puccini's Il ...


  19. Met Turandot Cast Change AnnouncementRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Iron Tongue of Midnight

    ... and Royal Opera, Covent Garden. Most recently, he starred in the Met's 2015-16 season premiere in the title role of Verdi's Otello , Don JosAŠ in Bizet's Carmen , Pollione in Bellini's Norma , Grigory in Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov , Luigi in ...


  20. Passionate Opera Takes the Stage at Tobacco Factory TheatresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 |

    ... opera in English. The title role will be performed by Mari Wyn Williams , whose opera roles include Lady Macbeth from Verdi's Macbeth and who was one of the Alvarez Young Artists at Garsington Opera last year. Also making their role debuts in Tosca ...