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

    Tuesday Mar 24 | 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.


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

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Thursday Mar 19 | 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 ...


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

    Thursday Mar 19 |

    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.


  5. The Sizzling Outlaw Lovers of the Met's New ManonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The New York Observer

    ... slogan could apply almost as well to the outlaw pair at the center of the Metropolitan Opera's white-hot revival of Massenet's Manon . Now, strictly speaking, the protagonists of the 1884 romantic tragedy don't kill anyone but themselves, and they ...


  6. Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents A Winter Concert of 19th-century MusicRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Town Topics

    ... the closing movement. Mr. Bailey and the Princeton Symphony treated the audience to a second musical gem in Jules Massenet's "Meditation" from his opera ThaA s . With a crystal clear harp accompaniment provided by Sarah Fuller, Mr. Bailey drew out ...


  7. French baritone Naouri earns US acclaim as Hoffmann villainRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Peninsula

    ... the current run, there had been plans for him to return in future New York productions of "Romeo and Juliet" and Massenet's "Cendrillon" in secondary parts. But the positive feedback has lifted the odds that more prominent roles will come in the Big ...


  8. Gerald Carpenter: Santa Barbara Symphony to Deliver 'Impressions of Spain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Noozhawk

    ... douard Lalo's Symphonie Espagnole in D-Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 21 (1884) ; the Ballet Music from Jules Massenet's opera Le Cid (1885) ; the "Intermezzo" and "Dance" from Manuel de Falla's opera La Vida Breve/Life is Short (1913) ; and ...


  9. Seattle Opera star Sarah Larsen brings talents to EdCARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | HeraldNet

    Well-known Seattle Opera mezzo soprano Sarah Larsen will sing arias by Offenbach, Massenet, Bizet and Sibelius during the Cascade Symphony Orchestra concert on March 16. The concert, 'Viva la Orchestra,' is 7:30 p.m. Monday at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N. In between, Larsen will sing Offenbach's violin aria from 'Tales of Hoffmann,' Massenet's Letter Scene from 'Werther,' Bizet's gypsy song from 'Carmen' and another by Sibelius.


  10. Classical Music: Two orchestras set to entertain Princeton this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Times of Trenton

    Sebastian Currier's "Microsymph" will be performed by the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, alongside works by Schumann, Massenet, and Sibelius, at Princeton University's Richardson Auditorium, on 3/15 at 4 p.m. With the residual ache of shoveling snow still fresh in the memory, two local orchestras will present music from the wintry north. On Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sinfonietta Nova will perform works by a couple of great Danes, Carl Nielsen and Niels Wilhelm Gade, at the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Princeton Junction.


  11. Met Opera: Damrau and Grigolo Juggle Love and Money in Massenet's 'Manon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Switched

    The story of Manon Lescaut is the classic saga of a young woman torn between love and money. It has inspired several operas and the Met returned its production of Massenet's lovely and popular Manon to the stage last night with a sterling cast led by Diana Damrau in the title role and Vittorio Grigolo as her one true love, Chevalier des Grieux.


  12. Marcelo lvarez: "20 Years on the Opera Stage"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Opera News

    Arias by Giordano, Leoncavallo, Mascagni, Puccini, Gomes, HalA vy, CilA a, Zandonai and Massenet. St. Petersburg State Symphony, Orbelian.


  13. Baroque music wants to touch youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Age

    ... one sort of technique, you know. There wasn't much difference between performing Rameau and performing Gounod or Massenet or Debussy or Faure." His approach was to pay attention to the music and to play it on instruments the composers would have ...


  14. Milena Kitic is the diva next doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Wave

    ... with the company in 2013 for a single performance in the title role of "Carmen," then again in 2014, as Albine in Massenet's "ThaA s," sharing the stage with PlA cido Domingo and Nino Machaidze. "Then things changed, times have changed and life just ...


  15. The Spitfire of SevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Eugene Weekly

    ... Bizet's opera with music from Shchedrin's Carmen Suite and fleshing it all out with additional music from Bizet and Massenet, another 19th-century French composer. Pimble says Carmen is the only show in the season that will not feature live music. ...


  16. Cinderella earns her keep at the U. of U. this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... add a touch of fun. The Lyric Opera Ensemble will team up with the U.'s top orchestra, the Utah Philharmonia, for Massenet's "Cendrillon" in April. "It will be interesting to see how differently they tell the same story," Breault said. Where Rossini ...


  17. Husson University's Gracie Theatre Will Celebrate Romance With Bizet to Broadway ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... performances include the role of Turiddu in Cavalleria Rusticana at the Opera Hamilton, and his first Des Grieux in Massenet's Manon with the Calgary Opera. In describing the role of Don Jose in Carmen, Troxell says, "The character takes a fabulous ...


  18. Opera Atelier takes on Milan's famous La ScalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Aida and slunk off stage. (A few months ago, he turned down the opportunity to redeem himself at La Scala in Jules Massenet's Werther .) So are Marshall Pynkoski and Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg, the founders and co-artistic directors of Toronto's ...


  19. Jennifer Holbrook, gifted, Peabody-trained soprano, dies at 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... If you heard the poised and charming Ms. Holbrook sing the title role in Peabody Opera Theatre's production of Massenet's "Manon," or heard her spin golden tonal threads in the "Dulcissime" solo in Orff's "Carmina Burana" with Concert Artists of ...


  20. View scheduleRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER brings live performances of opera, drama, music, and dance direct from the stages of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York City into American homes, making the world's greatest artists accessible to a nationwide audience. This year's concert features performances by Joseph Calleja, Angela Meade, Zeljko Lucic, Ildar Abdrazakov, Pretty Yende and the 2014 Richard Tucker Award winner, Michael Fabiano, in solo and ensemble selections from works by Puccini, Mozart, Bellini, Massenet, Donizetti, Verdi and Bernstein, conducted by Maestro Emmanuel Villaume with the New York Choral Society.