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  1. Moore brings his musical friends to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... by Graham Vink and Emerald Holt, to perform some operatic repertoire, including famed Puccini aria Nessun Dorma and Bizet's The Pearl Fishers Duet (where Moore will be joined by Roesler), Audiences will also be able to jive to Moore and the 17-piece ...

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  2. Ballet Victoria to premiere 'Dracula' in Port Angeles on Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... tale, with its sensual pas de deux and scenes of surrender. The music he has chosen ranges from Beethoven and Bizet to Astor Piazzolla, Gregorian chant and Sia's hit song "Chandelier." There's also an excerpt from the "Guardians of the Galaxy" movie ...

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  3. a oeThe In-Between from Classical to JazzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Spokane 7

    ... by members of the ensemble as well as works by Andre Previn, Brad Mehldau, Ned Rorem, Edward Hart, Georges Bizet and more. They have recently been featured in several concerts in South Carolina including Spotlight Concert and Premiere events with ...

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  4. Los Angeles Guitar Quartet to get zen with music about life on LA freeways, in concert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | MLive.com

    ... with the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Oct. 18 at Chenery Auditorium. The concert also includes works by Dbussy and Bizet. Founding guitarist William Kanengiser spoke to us while headed toward the Interchange. He sounded relaxed. "It's very ...

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  5. To Becca, Ted, Margie, Paul, Victor, Allie, Jairo & Roman - Applause! ApplauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Weekend Balita

    ... of the laudable masterpieces presented were: "Farandole," a Spanish-inspired "neo-classical piece set in the music of Bizet" where dancers were dressed in dramatic red and black "flamenco" style outfits reminiscent of the FIlipino's Spanish ...

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  6. Passionate, lively - Carmen' opens N.O. opera seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | BayouBuzz.com

    Thanks to the impassioned vocals of its principals, a seasoned chorus, colorful costumes, breathtaking sets and a stellar performance by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, the New Orleans Opera Association's production of "Carmen" more than fulfills expectations. The Georges Bizet magnum opus opened the association's 2014-15 season on Friday at the Mahalia Jackson Theater of the Performing Arts, and reprises with a matinee Sunday afternoon.

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  7. Fiery Bryan Hymel and Geraldine Chauvet make 'Carmen' sizzle for New Orleans Opera's season-openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | NOLA.com

    ... production of "Carmen." In the hands of French mezzo-soprano Geraldine Chauvet , the fiery cigarette factory girl of Bizet's opera is the one your mother warned you about. In the title role of the New Orleans Opera Association's season-opener, ...

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  8. Classic tale of lust, love and tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Hereford Times

    Carmen - Bizet - Mid Wales Opera - The Hafren Centre, Newton - 4th September Director - Jonathan Miller Translation - Rory Bremner Conductor - Nicholas Cleobury Orchestration - Stephen McNeff Designer - Nicky Shaw Lighting - Declan Randall Carmen - Hele Bizet's masterpiece tells how Carmen seduces the naive Don Jose and whisks him off on a journey of love, loss, betrayal and jealousy, ending in tragedy when, in a passionate rage, Don Jose kills Carmen in one of the most dramatic moments in stage history.

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  9. Finding the Raw and Sensual in 'Carmen' and 'Rusalka'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The New York Observer

    In the final moments of the third act of Bizet's Carmen at the Met, the freewheeling gypsy daydreams about her future lover Escamillo as he croons a reprise of his "Toreador Song" from offstage. But then she's rudely jolted back to reality when the leader of her smuggler gang shoves a heavy bundle of contraband at her.

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  10. Australian Health Ministry Got Classic Opera Canceled Over SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Daily Caller

    The West Australia Opera decided to cancel its performance of Bizet's much-beloved opera Carmen over concerns that it glamorizes cigarettes and smoking, WA Today reports . The 140-year-old opera, which was the second-most performed in the world during the 2012-2013 season, follows the story of Carmen, a gypsy working in a tobacco factory in Seville who seduces the naive soldier Don Jose.

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  11. Stellar Program Opens New Century Chamber Orchestra SeasonRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | SF Classical Voice

    ... closed with an exciting performance of Rodion Schedrin's crowd-pleasing Carmen Suite, a Russified ballet adaptation of Bizet's themes. Schedrin gives the music a Russian patina with lots of percussion, mostly metallic, and textures such as the ...

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  12. Pearl FishersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Age

    The Pearl Fishers is Bizet's "other" opera, the less well-known one after Carmen. It is famous for one glorious duet between the tenor and the baritone, and also boasts another couple of under-rated arias and duets.

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  13. BWW Reviews: Austin McCormick's Rococo Rouge, an Intimate and Sensual DelightRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... as he peels to Watson's vocals. Though the show may include material by Beyonce and Britney Spears (along with Handel, Bizet and Peggy Lee , among others), Zane Pihlstrom 's set and costume designs, dramatically lit by After 20-odd years singing, ...

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  14. Joel Ivany directs two casts in Vancouver Opera's 'sexiest opera' CarmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Canada.com

    ... Koyczan and Neil Weisensel) and productions of Strauss and Sondheim, the season begins with six performances of George Bizet's classic Carmen, tagged as "The World's Sexiest Opera." Carmen has been a Vancouver Opera favourite since the company's ...

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  15. Global maestro Stromae makes a stunning Philly debut at The TrocRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... cultural view is perhaps a bit more nuanced. "Carmen" is a scuzzy dancefloor rendering of the "Habanera" from Bizet's opera; "Formidable" had breezy flamenco undertones, high-energy opener "Ta fAate" is built on thundering African rhythms, "BA tard" ...

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  16. The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Presents: The Los Angeles Guitar QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... with a performance of Interchange, written for them by Brazilian composer Sergio Assad. Evocative works by Debussy and Bizet complete this colorful program. "The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet is one of the most musically fascinating quartets around ...

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  17. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Austin Monthly

    Spotlight Concerts presents the most beloved opera in the repertoire - Bizet's Carmen! Hear all your favorite selections from the ill-fated love story between a fiery Spanish Gypsy and a troubled soldier, including the Habanera, the Toreador Song, the Flower Song, and more. Starring: Cindy Sadler, mezzo-soprano, Nicholas Simpson, tenor, Jesse Enderle, Natalie Cummings, Megan Allysa Liles, Kevin Bryant, and Austin Bradley, with Kristin Roach at the piano.

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  18. Stellar Program Opens New Century Chamber Orchestra SeasonRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | SF Classical Voice

    ... closed with an exciting performance of Rodion Schedrin's crowd-pleasing Carmen Suite, a Russified ballet adaptation of Bizet's themes. Schedrin gives the music a Russian patina with lots of percussion, mostly metallic, and textures such as the ...

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  19. BWW Reviews: Studio Theatre's Intense BELLEVILLE Features Strong PerformancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 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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  20. Spring Musicale: song and pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Coast Reporter

    ... confident manner showed her ease with the audience. She opened with three operatic selections including Habanera from Bizet's Carmen then switched to romantic songs from another era. "I wanted a parlour song atmosphere," Hammond said, singing the ...

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