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  1. Artist: Clinton portrait has nod to Lewinsky's dressRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices.

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  2. Artist: Clinton museum portrait has nod to Lewinsky's dressRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices.

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  3. All-City ensemble orchestrates a stirring send-off for its directorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    If there was a certain energy in the air Monday night at the Kimmel Center, it wasn't only to be found in triumphant Verdi or euphoric Saint-Sans. More than 400 students from the School District of Philadelphia's All-Philadelphia High School Music Festival performed onstage in Verizon Hall, even as officials continued their work behind the scenes to reinvigorate the program.

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  4. Artist: Clinton museum portrait has nod to Lewinskya s dressRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia artist has ...

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  5. Artist: Former President Bill Clintona s museum portrait has nod to Lewinskya s blue dressRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices.

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  6. Artist: Clinton Museum Portrait Makes Shadow Reference to Lewinsky's Blue DressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices.

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  7. Bill Clinton portrait has nod to LewinskyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... Diana, Pope John Paul II and other luminaries. He has two pieces currently on display at the portrait gallery, one of opera singer Denyce Graves and the other of the four female Supreme Court justices. Share your comments: Log in using your ...

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  8. Photo Flash: Washington Concert Opera's GUNTRAMRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Having completed their presentation of Bellini's I Capuleti e i Montecchi in September, Washington Concert Opera presents its second performance of the season, the rarely performed opera, Guntram, by Richard Strauss. In his 13th season with Washington Concert Opera , Artistic Director and Conductor, Maestro Antony Walker, takes the stage for this highly ambitious presentation.

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  9. Review: L.A. Operaa s a Barber of Sevillea has contradictory aspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    That's the refrain that has been echoing from Los Angeles Opera since early January as the company explores the musical and political ramifications of the savvy servant/cultural revolutionary who was brought to life by the French playwright Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais. Playfully titled “Figaro Unbound,” the succession of programs have included operatic and theatrical performances, a radio play, film screenings, lectures, museum exhibits and roundtable discussions.

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  10. a Madame Butterflya : Op ra Louisiane brings Puccinia s grand opera back to Baton RougeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Gwendolyn Jones, left, plays Butterfly's maid, Suzuki, in the Opera Louisiane production of 'Madama Butterfly.' Travis Richter, center, plays Goro, and Chauncey Parker, right, plays Pinkerton.

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  11. Washington Concert Opera exhumes Strauss rarity a " onceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    "Guntram" was Richard Strauss's first opera. Like many first operas by composers who later became famous , it's a little raw around the edges, and it isn't often performed.

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  12. Figaro, Figaro, Fiiiigarooohhh: You'll Recognize Melodies in L.A. Opera's Barber of SevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    ... and even a majordomo who personally administers every enema in the household he runs. He's also the face of L.A. Opera's current season, which spotlights the Figaro Trilogy - three comic operas based on plays by Pierre Beaumarchais that are ...

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  13. BWW Reviews: North Coast Rep Opens a New ChapterRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mr. Silverstein at the New England Conservatory of Music, and went on to perform with the prestigious Metropolitan Opera Orchestra for twenty-one years, where she worked closely with much-respected maestro James Levine and numerous other luminaries ...

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  14. Recordings Art of Sandor Konya Cover 315Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Opera News

    ... the tonal softness of the former and brilliance of the latter. "In solitaria stanza" will be of particular interest to opera lovers, as it contains the melodic line of Leonora's "Tacea la notte" from Trovatore in a nascent form (1838). KA3nya does ...

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  15. Recordings Tatum Operatic Recital Decca Cover 315Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Opera News

    ... and her single Met appearance was in 1974, as Turandot opposite Corelli. One year later she debuted at New York City Opera, also as Turandot, and sang the role at NYCO several times over the next few seasons. Tatum took on most of the leading ...

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  16. Marcelo lvarez: "20 Years on the Opera Stage"Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Opera News

    ... to admire and enjoy in this new disc by Argentine tenor Marcelo A lvarez, celebrating his two decades on the world's opera stages. Many of the arias here are from the verismo repertory, signaling the shift in A lvarez's career from his early bel ...

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  17. Leo Nucci: "Kings & Courtiers: Great Verdi Arias"Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Opera News

    ... feature of the recital is the pasting of an instrumental prelude - concocted using themes from the particular opera - on to an aria:" Va pensiero" for a Nabucco selection, "Dite alla giovine " for Traviata , etc. The results are variable, but one ...

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  18. Recordings Mefistofele Cover 315Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Opera News

    Bulgarian bass Nicolai Ghiaurov burst onto the international opera scene around 1960, astonishingly rich and penetrating of voice. Though he remained a valid, valued singer for decades - and, certainly a mainstay of Decca-London recordings - his particularly voluminous fruitiness of tone did not persist long into the 1970s.

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  19. a Star Treka meets Mozart in Pacific Opera Project mashup in North HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    Pacific Opera Project will present a "Star Trek" version of "Abduction From the Seraglio" at El Portal Theatre in Hollywood March 6-8. Going where no company has gone before is nothing new for Los Angeles' Pacific Opera Project , known for presenting pieces with novel settings and themes.

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  20. 'Star Trek' meets Mozart in Pacific Opera Project mashup in North HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | LA.com

    Going where no company has gone before is nothing new for Los Angeles' Pacific Opera Project , known for presenting pieces with novel settings and themes. In December it offered Giacomo Puccini's "La Boheme, aka 'The Hipsters,' " a modern-day revamp of the late 1800s classic, at the Highland Park Ebell Club .

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