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  1. Gerald Carpenter: Music Academy Honors Marilyn Horne with 'Carmen'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    ... for Best Opera Recording. Legend has it that Eugne Cormon and Michel Carr , the two hacks who wrote the libretto for Bizet's earlier opera, The Pearl Fishers , observed after hearing the finished product that if they had known what a great composer ...

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  2. Holocaust victim, artist Charlotte Salomon's life premieres as operaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Reuters

    ... with melody getting short shrift. But this score had tunes galore, including a part of the famous "Habanera" from Bizet's "Carmen". Other musical excerpts were from Bach, Schubert lieder, Jewish folktunes, and a Nazi rally song. All were justified ...

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  3. The Manchester Opera House a " A golden age of theaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | UnionLeader.com

    ... physique. Manchester was a city in love with music. The Manchester Opera House presented several operas, including Bizet's "Carmen" in 1896, with prima donna Susie Kirwin in the lead.Another well-known operatic soprano who performed at the Opera ...

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  4. Holocaust victim, artist Charlotte Salomon's life ...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Rock102online.com

    ... with melody getting short shrift. But this score had tunes galore, including a part of the famous "Habanera" from Bizet's "Carmen". Other musical excerpts were from Bach, Schubert lieder, Jewish folktunes, and a Nazi rally song. All were justified ...

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  5. Salzburg fest puts spotlight on modern operaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Arab Times

    ... So there is a very strong relationship between the singing, the painting and her story," he told AFP. Music by Georges Bizet and Johann Sebastian Bach and even nursery rhymes that were referenced in the paintings dip in and out of Dalbavie's modern ...

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  6. Opera - Charlotte Salomon' on art debuts in SalzburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Peninsula

    ... So there is a very strong relationship between the singing, the painting and her story," he said. Music by Georges Bizet and Johann Sebastian Bach and even nursery rhymes that were referenced in the paintings dip in and out of Dalbavie's modern ...

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  7. Opera on Holocaust victim debuts in AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Times of Israel

    ... So there is a very strong relationship between the singing, the painting and her story," he told AFP. Music by Georges Bizet and Johann Sebastian Bach and even nursery rhymes that were referenced in the paintings dip in and out of Dalbavie's modern ...

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  8. Wolf Trapa s a Carmena could use a little more of the originalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Washington Post

    With its brawling, cigarette-smoking women and the on-stage murder of its hot-tempered heroine, Bizet's "Carmen" pushed the envelope for Parisian audiences when it premiered in 1875.

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  9. Symphonic delightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Youth Orchestra of Jamaica, gave an impressive performance. Performances of Aragonaise, a selection from Georges Bizet's suites of the Opera Carmen -- Habanera and Les Toresdors -- kept the audiences interest high, which included Prime Minister, ...

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  10. Pacific Symphony Kicks Off Symphony in the Cities Concerts TonightRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... parks each year. With a potpourri of popular classics, Americana and patriotic tunes, this year's concert includes Bizet's sultry Suite from "Carmen," featuring mezzo-soprano Ola Rafalo, and four talented young violinists from Pacific Symphony ...

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  11. Ten music events in Toronto this week: July 25 to 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Globe and Mail

    ... take over lakeside grounds. As well, a handful of ukelele workshops lead to a mass-uke rendition of Toreador from Bizet's Carmen on Sunday (5:30 p.m.). July 25 to 27. Free. Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queen St. W., 416-973-4000 or ...

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  12. Music Academy of the West to Present CARMEN in Honor of Opera Great Marilyn Horne on 8/1 & 8/3Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Music Academy of the West will present a new, fully staged production of Georges Bizet 's timeless opera Carmen in honor of celebrated mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne 's 80th birthday at Santa Barbara's historic Granada Theatre.

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  13. BWW Reviews: the Hello Girls at Capital Fringe Excels at StorytellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  14. Wolf Trap Opera Presents Bizet's 'Carmen' for One Night OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Wolf Trap Opera presents Bizet's Carmen for one night only, Friday, July 25 at 8:15 pm at the Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts.

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  15. Opera lovers set to head to St LeonardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Hastings Today

    ... s, worth 24 a pair, for the event. All entrants have to do is answer the following question: Where does Carmen work in Bizet's opera?

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  16. Pacific Symphony to Kick Off Symphony in the Cities Concerts, 7/26Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... parks each year. With a potpourri of popular classics, Americana and patriotic tunes, this year's concert includes Bizet's sultry Suite from "Carmen," featuring mezzo-soprano Ola Rafalo, and four talented young violinists from Pacific Symphony ...

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  17. The Pacific Symphony Presents Symphony in the Cities, 7/26-27Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... parks each year. With a potpourri of popular classics, Americana and patriotic tunes, this year's concert includes Bizet's sultry Suite from "Carmen," featuring mezzo-soprano Ola Rafalo, and four talented young violinists from Pacific Symphony ...

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  18. Pantages Playhouse takes a nostalgic look back at century-old theatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Edward Kelly's Anthem, while mezzo-soprano Victoria Marshall delivered an understated, yet still sultry Habanera from Bizet's Carmen. The mostly well-paced program also provided historical context with slickly produced videos chronicling the iconic ...

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  19. Wolf Trap Presents Lionel Richie with Special Guests CeeLo Green,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Wolf Trap Presents Lionel Richie with Special Guest CeeLo Green , Bizet's Carmen, Sarah McLachlan , and Darius Rucker with Special Guest Joel Crouse.

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  20. A week of highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Jerusalem Post

    ... conducting a different program of piano concerti performed by Daniil Trifonov, as well as symphonic pieces by Mahler, Bizet, Berlioz and Ducas. On the eve of his Israeli tour, the conductor, currently working as the musical director of the Orchestre ...

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