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  1. Surrey Hills Music Festival a classical treatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Surrey Advertiser

    ... focus on Symbolist G.F.Watts and his artistic circle. Meeta, a prize winning soprano will perform works by Handel, Purcell, Elgar, Arthur Sullivan, Puccini, Debussy, Faure, Vaughan William and Frank Bridge. Audience members will also be invited to ...

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  2. Estes Park Oratorio in rehearsal for May 30 and 31 performancesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... May 30 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 31 at 2 p.m. in the Estes Park High School Auditorium. On the program are Henry Purcell's English baroque opera Dido & Aeneas in a concert version and Georges Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suites 1 & 2. These two ...

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  3. Estes Park Oratorio in rehearsal for May 30 and 31 performancesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... May 30 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 31 at 2 p.m. in the Estes Park High School Auditorium. On the program are Henry Purcell's English baroque opera Dido & Aeneas in a concert version and Georges Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suites 1 & 2. These two ...

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  4. Speaking of Music Again: Oliver SacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Open Source Comments

    ... no mediation. One does not have to know anything about Dido and Aeneas to be moved by her lament for him. [Henry Purcell's opera, from 1689] Everyone who has ever lost someone knows what Dido is expressing. And there is, finally, a deep and ...

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  5. Tara Arts' Raga to Reggae on the RoadRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | IndieLondon

    ... on the social networks making them international news in Bangladesh. Khiyo's recent performances have included the Purcell Room at the Southbank Centre's Alchemy Festival in 2013. Alam said: "I am delighted to bring, with Tara Arts, some of the UK's ...

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  6. Tara Arts' Raga to Reggae on the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | IndieLondon

    ... on the social networks making them international news in Bangladesh. Khiyo's recent performances have included the Purcell Room at the Southbank Centre's Alchemy Festival in 2013. Alam said: "I am delighted to bring, with Tara Arts, some of the UK's ...

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  7. WAM Picks: Choral composers, square dancing and the Home ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | CBC News

    ... Saturday and Sunday, Dido and Aeneas - Join MUN Opera and the Cantus Vocum Chamber Choir for a performance of Henry Purcell's tragic love story at the D.F. Cook Recital Hall, 7;30 p.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Sunday, Afternoon Tea - With ...

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  8. Baseball Primed For Strong SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Hicksville Illustrated News

    ... 15 bases. Reilly, who was also All-County, will be joined atop the order with the third All-County player Andrew Purcell. The youngest of the group, Purcell is entering his junior season. As a sophomore, he led the team with 30 hits, compiled a ...

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  9. 'Comedy of errors' cost taxpayers a 4.1mRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... n. "We simply didn't have the money to proceed with the project," said Department of Justice secretary general Brian Purcell.

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  10. Stephen Hough remains a poet of the pianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... concerto; Christopher Warren-Green conducts Dvorak's Symphony No. 8 and Britten's arrangement of a chaconne by Purcell. I had a conference call last week with a Grammy-nominated classical pianist, a composer, a poet, an abstract painter, a ...

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  11. Gerard Mortier, A Polarizing Impresario Who Transformed OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | GPB.org

    ... by Jancek . In 1987 Mortier hired as the theater's dance director American choreographer Mark Morris , who staged Purcell 's Dido and Aeneas and Handel 's L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato : Three years later, Mortier left Brussels for the ...

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  12. Broomfield Symphony Orchestra going for Baroque on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... masterworks at the Broomfield Auditorium. The concert will feature brass music by Gabrieli, woodwind music by Purcell, Handel's Concerto Grosso No. 7, Bach's First Orchestral Suite and three great Bach fugues arranged for full orchestra. "We ...

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  13. The New Review: Critics: Classical: Dido's high school downfall: Reid ...Read the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    The New Review: Critics: Classical: Dido's high school downfall: Reid Building, Glasgow School of Art: OperaUpClose take illuminating liberties with Purcell's 1688 work: Dido and Aeneas/ Young Wife King's Head, London N1; until 29 March Takacs Quartet Wigmore Hall, London W1 Hunky American quarterback Aeneas lifts his shirt and laughingly takes a ... (more)

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  14. Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes Presents the "In Your Face" Music Video by Kaiser Soze Featuring ProblemRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Legend, and Fabolous. Kaiser Soze's raw talent and hard work paid off, attracting the attention of close friend Ryan Purcell of Purcell Management Group. Ryan decided to take a chance on this young and promising artist, investing in his career and ...

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  15. Maltings chief bids to plug a gap with opera celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Berwick Advertiser

    ... people in Berwick over the summer, and serve the widest possible audience." The programme of four operas spans from Purcell to Wagner, and features Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance, Mozart's Cosi fan Tutti and ...

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  16. Dancing with DidoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... will supervise two performances of the opera Dido and Aeneas , based on the music of English baroque composer Henry Purcell. The shows will take place at the Rubin Academy of Music and Dance, at the Hebrew University's Givat Ram campus. Shemer spoke ...

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  17. What's Playing? - Darien Summer Strings / Arden Anderson-BroeckingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2011 | Darien News-Review

    ... Aweigh." Little by little a small crowd gathered. They then turned to more classical repertory, with pieces by Henry Purcell and Edvard Grieg . They played for about an hour in the midst of bustling market, to an appreciative audience, refreshing ...

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  18. See George Balanchine's 'Rubies' danced by Grand Rapids Ballet this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... Jose Limon's "The Moor's Pavane" and Mario Radacovsky's "Bolero." The former is a work, set to the music of Henry Purcell, that Grand Rapids Ballet first performed in 2011. The latter, choreographed to Maurice Ravel's "Bolero," is new to the ...

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  19. Baroque opera r o c k sRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... when he oversees two performances of the opera Dido and Aeneas, based on the music of English baroque composer Henry Purcell to a libretto by Irish-born, Englishresident Nahum Tate. The shows will take place at the Rubin Academy of Music and Dance, ...

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  20. Vivica Genaux Makes Chicago Symphony Debut TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Vivaldi's Tito Manlio, the title role in Bertoni's L'Orfeo, Sesto in Mozart's La clemenza di Tito and Dido in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas. She also develops a new concert program with soprano Simone Kermes entitled "Rivalries - Cuzzoni & Bordoni," ...

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