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  1. Bizet's Carmen the greatest femme fataleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canberra Times

    ... cinema in our own time. This lineage includes Abbe Prevost's Manon Lescaut (later turned into operas by Puccini and Massenet), who, having made herself a high-class courtesan as a means to enjoy wealth, is deported to America to die in the desert. ...


  2. Classical music concerts to look out for in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Korea Herald

    ... "Carmen" - as well as other masterpieces such as Verdi's "Luisa Miller," Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" and Massenet's "Werther." Korean soprano and Metropolitan Opera principal singer Hong Hei-kyung will make a guest appearance, singing two ...


  3. Raise a glass to a fine Mobile musical couple at O' Daly'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Alabama Live

    ... productions made them a rare and valuable pair. King's final Mobile Opera role was the sunny, sweet Sophie in Jules Massenet's "Werther" last October. Anderson's final production at Mobile Opera was Giacomo Puccini's "Manon Lescaut" last March. The ...


  4. Roberto Alagna: "My Life is an Opera"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Opera News

    Arias a and songs by Puccini, Leoncavallo, Massenet, Donizetti, Reyer, Goldmark, a D. Alagna, et alia. With Kurzak.


  5. Bryan Hymel: "H ro que"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Opera News

    ... line, and he narrows the sound and quickens his vibrato to convey the despair of "Adieu donc, vains objets," from Massenet's HA rodiade , and Vasco da Gama's desperation in the cabaletta to Meyerbeer's "O paradis," from L'Africaine . Verdi's ...


  6. A singing Cinderella story is coming to life in Oman.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    ... and the US. His repertoire embraced everything from the Monteverdi and Mozart operas, to works by Rossini, Bizet, Massenet, Verdi, Wagner and Puccini, to contemporary operas. La Cenerentola (Cinderella) will be performed for two nights on April 24 ...


  7. Gerda Lissner Foundation presents winners of the 2015 International Vocal CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... of an innocent beguiled by jewels, making her an impressive Marguerite. Nicole Haslett sang "Ah! Douce Enfant" from Massenet's "Cendrillon" in the tradition of Lily Pons and Beverly Sills. She revealed a coloratura soprano voice of both strength and ...


  8. Mobile Opera Artistic Director Andy Anderson resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... a crisis to us as to what we do going forward." Mobile Opera's 2014-2015 comprised October's production of Jules Massenet's "Werther" and Giacomo Puccini's "Manon Lescaut" in March. Wright partially attributes the decrease in opera donations on the ...


  9. A - verismo' view of the French RevolutionRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... von Einems Dantons Tod (Danton's Death); there's a good recording of this score; and I have an interesting Massenet one-acter, Thrse. I haven't heard Mascagni's Il Piccolo Marat, but the author conducted it at the Coln in 1922. The neglect is odd, ...


  10. Tenor Joseph Calleja fills Jordan Hall with power, passionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 |

    ... Calleja has not been in good health this month; perhaps that's why he struggled with "Pourquoi me rveiller," from Massenet's "Werther." Still, "La vie en rose" was coarse, and the closer, "You'll Never Walk Alone," from Rodgers & Hammerstein's ...


  11. Steampunk fairy tale will close U. of Utah's - Cinderella Spring'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Ruth Ellis as the Fairy Godmother and Jennifer Erickson as Cinderella in the University of Utah Lyric Opera Ensemble production of Massenet's "Cendrillon." Costumes designed by Amanda Reiser.


  12. Around TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

    ... for 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Blue Heron. Vashon virtuoso violinist Karin Choo will open the evening with Jules Massenet's "Meditation" from his opera "Thais." Artur Girsky, Heather Bentley and Rowena Hammill will perform a trio by 20th century ...


  13. LA COMfidential 2.5.08Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 |

    ... engagements as long as her doctors permit it," said her manager, Jeffrey Vanderveen. She is scheduled to perform in Massenet's "Manon," which opens April 4 at the Vienna State Opera. >ASSOCIATED PRESS The pair married Saturday in Beverly Hills, ...


  14. Lynnfield Library Holds Series On OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 |

    OPERA, THE FIRST BROADWAY: MANON BY MASSENET Thursday, April 9 at 10:00 a.m. at the Meeting House Brush up on your opera knowledge with this four part series led by lecturer John Tischio! Each week we'll focus on one opera and learn about the life and times of the composer, discuss the literary work on which the opera is based, and see snippets of the opera itself through video excerpts. All are welcome to attend; no registration is required.


  15. Armenian Descent Conductor Carrying A Turkish Surname Is In ArmeniaRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Groong

    ... Berlin and Zurich, among my achievements especially in the last season, I consider the performance Werther by Massenet staged at the Metropolitan, then Verdis Simon Bocanegra, Mozarts Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni opera performances, as well ...


  16. Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/4/2015Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 |

    ... premiere this spring. BRIDGEPORT, CT (Wednesday, March 25th, 2015) - The Bijou Theatre presents Manon by Jules Massenet , from the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin, as a part of their Opera in Cinema Series playing on a new day Saturday, April ...


  17. Moores perform in Redlands for Spinet music organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Pianist Stephen Moore and his daughter Brianna Moore, a violinist, presented the program when The Spinet music organization met March 17 at the home of Don and Ruth Ann Nydam in Redlands. Brianna Moore, a freshman at Arrowhead Christian Academy, opened the evening's program with the popular “Meditation” by Massenet, Fritz Kreisler's “Liebesleid” and John Williams' Theme from “Schindler's List.” She also played the third movement of Carlo Tessarini's Concerto in G Major.


  18. Bryan Hymel, a tenor with lots going onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 |

    ... however, was temperamental, buying Hymel warm-up time so that when he did sing Meyerbeer's "O paradis" and Massenet's "No pouvant rprimer," accompanied by Danielle Orlando, he was every bit the tenor that he is on disc. Singing well amid chaotic ...


  19. Review: Santa Barbara Symphony at the Granada TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... sense of fun. The second half of the program opened with a suite of seven delightful short ballet themes from Massenet's Le Cid , inspired by traditional Spanish regional dances. Next came the swaying rhythms of the Interlude and Dance from Manuel ...


  20. Metropolitan Opera presents 'Manon' - live on KDFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 |

    This Saturday's KDFC broadcast Live from the Met features a revival of Laurent Pelly's 2012 production for the Metropolitan Opera of Jules Massenet's Manon . Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo make their role debuts for the Met this season as the young lovers, Manon and des Grieux, prompting the following critique from The New York Times : "The temperature rises nearly to boiling every time Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo are on stage together in [this] sensational revival... a revelation.