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  1. Review: 'Vulnicura' is Bjork at her most personalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... and scowl, soar like clarinets and wail like violins. Hinting at voices as varied as Meredith Monk, Kate Bush, Maria Callas and the guy who sang "Surfin' Bird," it delivers singular vibrations. She has thrived within musical partnerships, even as ...

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  2. How did "Star of the East" Umm Kulthum become the most iconic singer of this century?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... Society in the Twentieth Century". Umm Kulthum was the Arab diva of the 20th Century. Renowned opera soprano Maria Callas described her voice as "incomparable". French President Charles de Gaulle referred to her as "The Lady", and it's said that Bob ...

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  3. The Democratic Merits of Selective SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Project Syndicate

    ... allow you to play soccer like Lionel Messi, and not just any set of vocal cords will allow you to sing like Maria Callas. The Bronx High School of Science in New York City takes children of immigrants and molds them into some of the world's leading ...

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  4. Arbor Opera Theatre invites you to attend their 'Master Class'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... programs, and vocal recitals utilizing emerging professional artists. And "Master Class" is about the diva Maria Callas teaching a master class in front of an audience (us). In the course of the play, she terrorizes her poor students - and we ...

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  5. All about that Umm Kulthum: Arab diva of 20th century revisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Bawaba

    ... Society in the Twentieth Century". Umm Kulthum was the Arab diva of the 20th Century . Renowned opera soprano Maria Callas described her voice as "incomparable". French President Charles de Gaulle referred to her as "The Lady", and it's said that ...

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  6. 5 things to do around Ann Arbor this weekend: Ann Arbor Folk Festival, Wine Women and Song...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | MLive.com

    ... theater offerings. Arbor Opera Theater presents Terrence McNally's "Master Class." In the play, Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience. She's glamorous, commanding, larger-than-life, and drop-dead funny. Carla Margolis will ...

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  7. Curtain CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | This Week Community News

    ... see miracles, but if you take a broader perspective, you see what happens behind the miracles." Opera singer Maria Callas was a definitive diva. CATCO , in this production by Terrance McNally, gives us a glimpse of all of her sides in Master Class, ...

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  8. Pacino leaves memorable impression at Academy bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Philly.com

    ... opera house, is closely associated with artists of the musical subspecies such as Rachmaninoff, Stokowski, and Maria Callas. But actorly types have also projected their personas to the rafters, or entertained servicemen and women in the Academy's ...

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  9. Hilton Paris Opera opens its doors following renovation.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... aesthetic for today's traveller. Highlights of the property include the elegantly appointed 900 square-foot Maria Callas Suite, the hotel's master suite. Besides a spacious living room with the high ceilings typical of a Parisian Haussmann building, ...

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  10. Ny Public Library's Assistant Curator Annemarie van Roessel on Caffe CinoRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Spilling out into the night air you might hear the sounds of riotous applause, or the passionate voice of Maria Callas from a well-worn LP, or the rumbling of an enormous Italian espresso machine. Pull back the curtain at the front door and step ...

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  11. Island City Opera Opens Premiere Season in AlamedaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | SF Classical Voice

    ... 20 minutes in length, Lucia's mad scene makes extraordinary demands on a singer. As previous singers from Melba to Callas have done, Meredith will select ornamentation for the famous melody that suits her voice, and this production will include, as ...

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  12. Björk works through breakup’s pain on exquisite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Seattle Times

    ... and scowl, soar like clarinets and wail like violins. Hinting at voices as varied as Meredith Monk, Kate Bush, Maria Callas and the guy who sang "Surfin' Bird," it delivers singular vibrations. She has thrived within musical partnerships, even as ...

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  13. On 'Vulnicura,' Bjork is heavy and at her most personalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and scowl, soar like clarinets and wail like violins. Hinting at voices as varied as Meredith Monk, Kate Bush, Maria Callas and the guy who sang "Surfin' Bird," it delivers singular vibrations. She has thrived within musical partnerships, even as ...

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  14. Hilton Paris Opera Opens Its Doors Following $50m RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Hospitality Net

    ... aesthetic for today's traveller. Highlights of the property include the elegantly appointed 900 square-foot Maria Callas Suite, the hotel's master suite. Besides a spacious living room with the high ceilings typical of a Parisian Haussmann building, ...

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  15. Theatre In The Park to Stage Black Pearl Sings!, 2/6-22Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the first time the duo has appeared on stage together at Theatre In The Park. Audiences may remember Lynda as Maria Callas in the 2009 production of Master Class. Rozlyn appeared as Sharon, a soprano opera student. With the powerful story of the ...

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  16. Dance ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Jerusalem Post

    ... souls. A few days later Shlomit Fundaminsky repeated her wild solo La Divina, inspired by late opera singer Maria Callas, appropriately accompanied by some of Callas' most revered arias. Fundaminsky has a strong stage presence, exceptionally ...

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  17. a La Sonnambulaa rises unsteadily, finds its footingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Washington Post

    ... her bel canto athletics skillfully. (It's hard to match the reputation of Aminas by such earlier divas as Maria Callas and Joan Sutherland.) Joe Haughton's Elvino ably controlled his voluminous baritone, coupling it with well-enunciated dramatic ...

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  18. A Spank-Spank In Time...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Pridesource.com

    ... internationally famous musicians, dancers, orchestras, conductors, ballet companies. (I heard famed soprano Maria Callas in recital there.) My guide for this auspicious, quasi-religious occasion was avocationally involved as a non-taxable dominatrix ...

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  19. This Week's 20 Must-Hear New TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | NME

    ... downbeat ballad that sees Marina crooning "everybody dies" like Lana Del Rey by way of doomed opera diva Maria Callas, this is a special kind of sadness. Leonie Cooper, writer Jackson Scott - Pacify North Carolina singer-songwriter Jackson Scott ...

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  20. 5 Art Exhibitions to See This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Dallas Observer

    ... related to the opera, "La Wally." The exhibition will also include "a 15+ foot scroll of YouTube commentary on Maria Callas's performance, printed on vintage seismic graph paper from the Los Alamos National Laboratory. " This exhibition is a perfect ...

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