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If there's anything more refined than opera by the Mediterranean, I haven't yet discovered it.
San Francisco Opera celebrates the opening of its 92nd Season this week, with Vincenzo Bellini 's bel canto masterpiece, Norma - the Druid high priestess who betrays her own people by falling in love with an occupying Roman soldier.
Last night, after a week of competition that brought 40 young singers from 17 nations to Los Angeles, Plcido Domingo announced that Rachel Willis-Srensen, an American soprano, and Mario Chang, a Guatemalan tenor, took the top prizes tonight in the 22nd edition of Operalia, the World Opera Competition.
The music theatre of Gian Carlo Menotti fits in well with the strengths of Auckland's Opera Factory, as its new production of The Medium revealed.
Present Music celebrated its 20-year-plus relationship with composer Kamran Ince Saturday with a concert dedicated entirely to his work.
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Celebrating Michael Tilson Thomas's 20th season, the San Francisco Symphony celebrates throughout September and beyond with an impressive lineup of concerts, including Ravel & Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony .
Regular readers of SNLC know that self occasionally likes to do a mash-up series that also covers the Metropolitan Opera's HD-movie casts of live performances from the Met stage in NYC.
Tenor George Komsky shines among classically trained singers who are defining their niche in the developing market of Pop/Opera.
Readers of The New York Times were moved by a 2008 piece following a New Jersey man whose wife and children supported his decision to become a woman.
The movie of the summer might have been Marvel's irreverent hit "Guardians of the Galaxy," the top domestic film at the box office.
ARIAS will ring out through the Hambleden Valley from next week as a rural farm is transformed into an opera venue for charity.
Opera singer Valerian Ruminski [pictured below] does not like men decorating their nails.
Summer's over. You're back from that final vacation, you've finished that last novel, and your tan is finally fading.
Dean Corey, former artistic director of the Philharmonic Society of Orange County, at Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa.
But then The Times of London upped the ante and described Ailyn PA©rez and Stephen Costello as the "Jay Z and BeyoncA© of Opera."
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 04:40 am
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