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  1. Needed - a little help in the matchmaking departmentRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... from Paquita, Carmen and Maria. Carmen, the most broadly recognized, is in large part due to the success of George Bizet's 1875 operatic version. French writer Prosper Merimee originally published the Carmen novella in 1845. At the time, the book ...

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  2. Review: Razzle-dazzle fights content in 'Strictly Ballroom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canberra City News

    ... for the "Habanera" and "The Blue Danube" written by Wheeler and Luhrmann and billed as "via Johann Strauss" and "via Bizet". Luhrmann may have forgotten that on the stage silence is more palpable than noise, so that one of the most touching scenes ...

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  3. Strictly Ballroom the Musical sparkles but falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The Age

    ... and with musicians on stage, Ballroom stops spinning its wheel for a few minutes - until a reworded Habanera from Bizet's Carmen drags us out of the moment by the scruff of the neck and into the interval. Most of the cast find moments to shine. ...

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  4. Needed - a little help in the matchmaking departmentRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... from Paquita, Carmen and Maria. Carmen, the most broadly recognized, is in large part due to the success of George Bizet's 1875 operatic version. French writer Prosper Merimee originally published the Carmen novella in 1845. At the time, the book ...

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  5. Review: 'Carmen' from Orlando BalletRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Henry Cartaya, Natalia Chersia and Alexis Workowski - brightly lift the mood. But the entrance of the bullfighters, to Bizet's famous boisterous music, fails to crackle with the requisite excitement. In Hill's staging, several dances take place in a ...

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  6. Talent on display at young artist concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Spectrum

    ... and Grandfather, Morris Hodson, for never letting her give up on her dream. Lopez sings the fiery "Habanera" from Bizet's opera "Carmen." Young composer Byers is a senior music education major at Southern Utah University. Although his emphasis is ...

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  7. Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra to present third annual Family Concert on SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... to the "Russian Dance" from "The Nutcracker" to Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever." Other works on the program are Bizet's "Farandole," Grieg's "Morning" and "In the Hall of the Mountain King," Copland's "Variations on a Shaker Melody" and ...

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  8. Dance preview: Legendary ballet Gypsies go toe to toeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Edmonton Journal

    ... to as the Pavlova, for Anna Pavlova. Ballet companies around the globe love to dance against the backdrop of Georges Bizet's famous opera score Carmen. It follows the story of Don JosA , a soldier who falls under the spell of Carmen, a fiery ...

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  9. Classical musical friends reunite Thursday at MercyhurstRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Erie Times News

    ... The recital includes music by Samuel Barber (a transcription of the slow movement from his Piano Concerto); Bizet (a "Carmen Fantasy"); Marin Marais (variations on "La Folia"); Messiaen ("Le merle noir"); and Prokofiev (the devilish Sonata in D). ...

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  10. A new twist on crime shows from Down UnderRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... it. Note: I found out recently that a sister of an acquaintance is in the business of cleaning up after crimes. I say! Bizet -- Having much enjoyed the Kultur DVDs "In the Footsteps of Offenbach" and "In the Footsteps of Puccini," I was not ...

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  11. Pearl Fishers and Sol3 Mio tenors deliver for KiwiRailRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Scoop

    ... Shot from the air, the ad follows the TranzAlpine across spectacular South Island terrain accompanied by an aria from Bizet's 1863 opera, The Pearl Fishers, sung by award-winning Sol3 Mio tenors Moses MacKay and Pene Pati. KiwiRail Passenger Group ...

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  12. Violent FemmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Style Weekly

    ... Escamillo, setting off a series of tragic events. "Carmen" holds a special place in the opera canon, with Georges Bizet's music so recognizable that most people already are familiar with such numbers as "Habanera" and "Toreador Song." But the music ...

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  13. BWW Reviews: Theater J's the Admission is CaptivatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... rformance of Love Never Dies, attending the last Broadway performance of Elaine Stritch at Liberty and watching George Bizet's opera The Pearl Fishers from

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  14. BWW Reviews: Signature's Sexually Charged Tender Napalm Runs the Emotional GamutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 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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  15. Spring Musicale: song and pianoRead the original story

    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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  16. Music Review: Sarasota Music Festival 50th Anniversary ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | YourObserver

    ... range of colors. And Urioste was also heard in Hubay's "Fantaisie Brilliant," a wild-ride-of-an-arrangement of Bizet's "Carmen." Brahms was represented by the gypsy movement (Rondo alla Zingarese), from his G minor Piano Quartet, Opus 25, with ...

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  17. 'Mr. Central' contest promises good fun for a good cause tonight in HunterdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | NJ.com

    ... and a member of the stage crew. He hears Mr. Teen PEP Nick Dellafave mention that he will dance to Habanera from Bizet's Carmen, with Mr. Debate Team Joel Sirusas. Nick was surprised to learn at Mr. Central that he's "actually a very good dancer." ...

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  18. #ORCHESTRAYOU Unites NJSO Concertgoers and MusiciansRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Newark. NJSO Education & Community Engagement Conductor Jeffrey Grogan led #OrchestraYou in "Les Toreadors" from Bizet's Carmen. Hundreds of concert attendees, families and friends watched the session unfold from the Prudential Hall lobby and ...

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  19. Matinee the Oak Bay wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... With arrangements ranging from Mozart's Sull'aria duet (from his successful comic opera The Marriage of Figaro ) and Bizet's Au fond Du Temple Saint (from the opera The Pearl Fishers ) West Isle Winds will delight audiences savouring familiar opera ...

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  20. Orange Is the New Black at PaleyFest: Here's What Can Happen When Women Call the ShotsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | LA Weekly

    Everyone knows Carmen. Everyone. Specifically, everyone knows the "Habanera" aria, also know as "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle" , from Georges Bizet's 1875 opera.

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