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  1. Utah Symphony & Utah Opera to Host Annual Cultural Festival Highlighting 'The Romantics'Read the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... professor at the University of Utah's School of Music, Dr. Bettie Jo Basinger. Utah Opera's production of Georges Bizet 's "The Pearl Fishers" from January 17 to 25, two evenings of German Lieder performed by Utah Opera's Resident Artists, and a ...

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  2. A Christmas Concert at St. Vartan CathedralRead the original story

    Wednesday | Groong

    ... by the much loved rhapsodic and lyrical Chant-Poeme by Khachaturian, played with great feeling and understanding. Bizet's Fantasia on Carmen took in all forms of musical magic. The two musicians played with formidable technique, fiery expression, ...

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  3. Infectious playing with a well-blended soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... for wind trio - Jacques Ibert writing this five movement work. The second half brought Haydn, Stravinsky, Auric and Bizet. Bizet's Habanera is an aria from his opera Carmen, and in this arrangement we heard some wonderfully slinky playing. To end ...

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  4. HPHS Band Winter ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Patch.com

    Come listen to the Highland Park High School Bands play classical and festive music in their annual Winter Concert on Thursday, December 11 in the HPHS Auditorium at 7:00pm! Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, and Wind Symphony will all be performing. The students have been working for over a month preparing these pieces, including works by Percy Grainger, Charles Carter, Pierre LaPlante, Clifton Williams, and George Bizet.

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  5. Amazon's Mozart in the Jungle is hardly wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Chicago Reader

    ... with drugs and sex, but what little debauchery we see is laughably tame. Hailey's roommate actually says "Let's get Bizet !" at a party she's hosting for a bunch of classical musicians who get drunk and improvise baroque and romantic riffs. Amazon ...

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  6. Why are we still confining musicians to genre boxes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... surprise? I recently went to a gig where the player, known as an improviser, suddenly played a beautiful excerpt from Bizet's "Carmen." Many in the audience found it interesting, but a few commented they did not pay to go to a classical concert. ...

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  7. Music to soothe and transformRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 27 | Bexhill Observer

    ... as Fiona swapped from Claude Debussy's evergreen Clair de Lune through Eric Sarte's Gymnopedie 3 and the Habanera from Bizet's Carmen. She switched effortlessly to film themes with the music of Braveheart, Cavatina from The Deer Hunter and Chi Mai, ...

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  8. 'Before I Disappear' Is a Little Night Foray Through the Bars and Subways of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The New York Observer

    ... many times to count, but it's worth noting that his eclectic tastes in source music includes Beethoven's "Fur Elise," Bizet's "Habanera" from Carmen , and Billie Holiday. The rest of it typifies the kind of experimental home movies that open every ...

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  9. BWW Reviews: The Kennedy Center's the Gift of Nothing is the Perfect Holiday Treat for FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | 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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  10. Carmen brings some Spanish passion to the Bristol stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Gazette Series

    ... not to love Carmen, and those who buy tickets do so knowing that they will inevitably enjoy the full three hours of Bizet's glorious score and the story of the dangerous gypsy girl who pays the ultimate price for her freedom from love's shackles. ...

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  11. Back in Gibraltar for another great festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Oxford Times

    ... the shows, her polished set included memorable accounts of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Don't Cry for Me Argentina and George Bizet's saucy Habanera from Carmen Jones. During the course of the second of these she ended in the lap of George Carey, who ...

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  12. BWW Interviews: Arena Stage Gives Five Guys Named Moe the Boy Band TreatmentRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | 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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  13. The Melbourne ballet company keeping audiences on their toes...Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Blaze

    ... our company." Their final work for the year is a new take on the classic opera Carmen, composed by Frenchman Georges Bizet. The much-loved work tells the tale of the passionate cigarette factory worker of the title and her doomed love affair with ...

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  14. Carmen brings some Spanish passion to the Bristol stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Gazette Series

    ... not to love Carmen, and those who buy tickets do so knowing that they will inevitably enjoy the full three hours of Bizet's glorious score and the story of the dangerous gypsy girl who pays the ultimate price for her freedom from love's shackles. ...

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  15. a Carmena gets a Cuban makeover at the University of MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Though it is one of the world's most popular operas, Georges Bizet's Carmen wasn't exactly a raging success during its initial run at Paris' Opra-Comique in 1875. Its fate did reverse, driven by the captivating story of a seductive gypsy and the soldier who goes mad for her, and by Bizet's glorious music.

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  16. A twirling, colourful CarmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... musicians performing classical and flamenco music and a fusion of the two. For those who don't know the story told in Bizet's famous opera, the "very seductive" Carmen is working in a cigarette factory when Don Jose arrests her and falls in love ...

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  17. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center returns to BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Art Voice

    ... Stephan Waarts, accompanied by pianist Chelsea Wang, offers a recital of works by Beethoven, Bartok, Ravel and Bizet/Waxman. Waarts, who has been praised by Strings Magazine for playing "with technical command and a totally natural sense of musical ...

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  18. Elina Garanca-MEDITATION-2014-VOiCERead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | 9Down.Com

    ... Pietro Mascagni 03:50 06 Ave Maria - William Gomez 03:52 07 Laudate Dominum - W.A. Mozart 05:09 08 Agnus Dei - Georges Bizet 03:54 09 Salve Regina - Giacomo Puccini 06:38 10 Cantique De Noel 05:25 11 Dusi Dusi - Peteris Vasks 01:34 12 Paldies Tev ...

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  19. Opera 'Carmen' to be performed in Camp Hill, York by Center Stage OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Center Stage Opera will present a production of Bizet's opera "Carmen" at venues in Camp Hill and York beginning November 7. "Carmen," based on the novella of the same name, tells the story of a young soldier who falls in love with the fiery gypsy Carmen. He gives up everything to be with her, only to lose her to a bullfighter.

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  20. Sexy, sultry, seductive CarmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    FROM the opening notes of the overture to Bizet's Carmen, a sense of expectation takes over and there is that gut feeling that you are about to experience something great. At the end of Saturday's Metropolitan Opera production of the popular work, one was pleased that it indeed lived up to, and may have even surpassed expectations.

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