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  1. Mezzo Garanca seduces Budapest audience with her '...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Rock102online.com

    ... a mix of arias by Tchaikovsky, Saint-Saens and Gounod. She sang again for only 20 minutes in the second half pieces of Bizet's opera "Carmen", a role she has made her own in recent years as the siren of the title who, in the famous "Habanera", warns ...

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  2. Open season for opera fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Jerusalem Post

    Altogether there are some 10 operas this season, including two at Masada next June - Samson and Delilah by Saint Saens and Verdi's A Masked Ball. Israel Opera fans have two new operas to absorb for the new season: the Israeli debuts of Gounod's Romeo and Juliet and Bizet's The Pearl Fishers tells the story of a love triangle set in a Sri Lanka far more exotic than the real one.

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  3. Opera 'Carmen' full of jealousy, revenge and murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Clermont. All operas, which are free, have English translation. Norma Trivelli will give a brief presentation about Bizet's motivation for composing the opus. The Ocala Civic Theatre will present a benefit concert "Tribute to the USO" at 2 p.m. ...

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  4. WORLD class dancer Carlos Acosta has announced his retirement from the classical ballet repertoire.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Hampshire Chronicle

    In September he will choreograph and star in his "swan song" - an entirely new production of Carmen to Bizet's music for the Royal Ballet. He will, however, continue to perform in more contemporary works and this week he will present two performances of his own show in Southampton .

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  5. Hollis Town Band 2015 Annual Pops ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | NH.com

    ... music from "The Sting." Additional solo performances by Patrick Matthews, alto sax, "Ballade", Claudia Bissett, flute, Bizet's "Habanera", a piccolo duet by Claudia Bissett and Dave Deifik, "Two Little Bullfinches", and a vocal trio, "Blue Moon," by ...

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  6. Arts picks: T.O.P. of BigBang, Imaginarium, Benjamin Grosvenor and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Straits Times

    ... classical tunes with aplomb. Head down to the Botanic Gardens for a crowd-pleasing concert. The ensemble will perform Bizet's Carmen Suite and a rearrangement of Tchaikovsky's famous Nutcracker Suite under the baton of assistant conductor Moses Gay ...

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  7. JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, 4/13Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This is the final concert in Season Six of PREformances , a unique concert series offering audiences rare opportunities to hear celebrated classical musicians before they perform on the world's most prestigious stages, providing a coveted space for engagement and rehearsal whilst dissolving traditional barriers between performer and audience. PREformances will feature an exciting evening of music from Beethoven to Bizet, as series founder and curator, soprano Allison Charney , welcomes fellow singers to a special PREformances collaboration.

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  8. Gilbert & Sullivan to Wagner: Singing The Operatic SpectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Sonoran News

    ... Opera, where the second half of the concert includes choruses from the well-loved operas of Puccini, Mozart, Wagner, Bizet and more. Soaring melodies, rich harmonies, and classic storytelling are the hallmarks of these beautiful pieces. Performances ...

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  9. Stromae, 'Carmen'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WNYC-AM New York

    The international megastar Stromae has a seemingly boundless love of music across genres. And if his tune "Carmen" seems vaguely familiar, it's because the track is a reworking of an operatic classic, the "Habanera" from Bizet 's opera Carmen .

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  10. Stromae, 'Carmen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | National Public Radio

    The international megastar Stromae has a seemingly boundless love of music across genres. And if his tune "Carmen" seems vaguely familiar, it's because the track is a reworking of an operatic classic, the "Habanera" from Bizet 's opera Carmen .

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  11. BWW Interviews: Matthew Gardiner Talks Simply Sondheim and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Love Never Dies, attending the last Broadway performance of Elaine Stritch at Liberty and watching George Bizet's opera The Pearl Fishers from the Presidential Box at the Kennedy Center Opera House. Originally from Pittsburgh, Ben works in public ...

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  12. Chorale sings the operatic spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | North Central News

    This May, the Sonoran Desert Chorale sets sail on the H.M.S. Pinafore for a whirlwind tour of those brilliantly British patter songs and comic lyrics. The 60-member Chorale performs "Phantasies of the Opera," where the second half of the concert includes choruses from the well-loved operas of Puccini, Mozart, Wagner, Bizet and more.

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  13. BWW Reviews: Oh!'s la Tragedie de Carmen Not Bizet But Far From a TragedyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... enters. Clearly, love is a rebellious bird. Or at least it is in LA TRAGEDIE DE CARMEN, an adaptation of Georges Bizet 's CARMEN, spearheaded by director Peter Brook who collaborated with composer Marius Constant and writer Jean-Claude Carriere . ...

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  14. Opera for Everyone with Quintessence in PentictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Nuit. Tenor Frederic Robert expressed profound feelings with sweetness and intimacy in La fleur que tu m'a jetee from Bizet`s Carmen. Baritone Peter Alexander convincingly impersonated a boisterous Toreador from the same Opera. Then the singers got ...

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  15. Positivity through pianoRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Truro Daily News

    ... of those days, however, as the duo effortlessly breezed through "Habanera", perhaps the most famous piece from Georges Bizet's opera "Carmen." Even after all the years of teaching, Brocklehurst still finds enjoyment in entering students in new ...

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  16. Positivity through pianoRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Truro Daily News

    ... of those days, however, as the duo effortlessly breezed through "Habanera", perhaps the most famous piece from Georges Bizet's opera "Carmen." Even after all the years of teaching, Brockelhurst still finds enjoyment in entering students in new ...

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  17. Prestigious festival - " the Royal Opera House Thurrock Community ChorusRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Braintree and Witham Times

    ... is called Opera Choruses and Folksongs and the programme includes Brindisi from Verdi's La traviata, Habanera from Bizet's popular Carmen and the Humming Chorus from Madama Butterfly. Chorus member Mike Ostler said: "It is inspiring to be part of a ...

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  18. La Tragedie de CarmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Houston Press

    Whether you're a fan of French composer Georges Bizet's Carmen , at more than three hours in length, or a novice to opera, you're sure to appreciate the upcoming production of La Tragdie de Carmen at Opera in the Heights, the final offering of its 2014-15 season.

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  19. Review: Fort Worth Opera Studio singers have something for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Brian Wallin and baritone Matt Moeller sang the famous duet Au fond du temple saint from The Pearl Fishers by Georges Bizet. Both were rather stiff, perhaps afraid to appear to be "acting" in such a venue. However, there was nothing stiff about the ...

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  20. Miami City BalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... its third program of the 2014-15 season. The centerpiece of program III is Carmen, a balletic adaptation of the tragic Bizet opera, with its colorful evocations of Gypsies, matadors, cigar factories, and bullfights. Richard Alston, a grizzled, ...

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