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  1. classical-music-dinksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    ... n ) and Dido's Lament from Dido and Aeneas. While both works were of particular note, Chindamo and Black excelled in Purcell's Lament , offering tender, sad interplays and mournful harmonies.

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  2. Artfull Palette returns Aug. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Mountain Times

    ... Emory & Henry College in Emory, Va. Other acts include the bluegrass stylings of young fiddler extraordinaire Liam Purcell and swing jazz from The Swing Set. "There is even an excellent chance of watching a work of art created right before your very ...

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  3. Ochre bodies connect to landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yahoo!

    ... Centre of Contemporary Arts, The Firebird Suite for Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Stolen, directed by Leah Purcell. Speaking at the old Masonic hall in Nedlands, where Ochre is company-in-residence at the University of WA Cultural Precinct, ...

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  4. Philadelphia Orchestra on the RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Philly.com

    ... and Benjamin Britten also drew inspiration from an earlier period, using themes from 17th-century composer Henry Purcell in his orchestral showpiece Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell , one of the best "guides to the orchestra" ever. Richard ...

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  5. Avie Records reissues a major recording of a pioneering operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Examiner.com

    ... Avie has now reissued a much earlier recording project. This was actually Parrott's second recording of Henry Purcell's opera Dido and Aeneas , recorded at. St. Giles Cripplegate in London in September of 1994 but not released by Sony in the United ...

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  6. Encores & Curtain Calls: Ancient music rocks ... who knew?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Recorder

    ... meaning and value of a given work, it was a concept that Cox, to his credit, rightly questioned. Yet even the great Purcell himself, sensing the increased potential for the future to further refine his art, wrote, "Poetry and painting have arrived ...

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  7. Ancient music rocks, who knew?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Recorder

    ... meaning and value of a given work, it was a concept that Cox, to his credit, rightly questioned. Yet even the great Purcell himself, sensing the increased potential for the future to further refine his art, wrote, "Poetry and painting have arrived ...

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  8. Putting the home in hometown boyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... a While" -- features solo songs from 17th-century Italy and England, including music by Claudio Monteverdi and Henry Purcell as well as lesser-known composers such as Giulio Caccini, Sigismondo D'India, and brothers Henry and William Lawes. Coakley, ...

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  9. Album review: L'Arpeggiata, Improvisations on PurcellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | SFGate

    ... L'Arpeggiata, the fine European early-music ensemble led by Christina Pluhar , has applied modern treatment to 16 of Purcell's vocal and instrumental excerpts, turning them into jazz, folk or blues-tinged versions of the originals. And what could ...

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  10. Putting the home in hometown boyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... a While" -- features solo songs from 17th-century Italy and England, including music by Claudio Monteverdi and Henry Purcell as well as lesser-known composers such as Giulio Caccini, Sigismondo D'India, and brothers Henry and William Lawes. Coakley, ...

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  11. Allebach happy to be 'cheerleader' of Union Avenue OperaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Hispanic Business

    ... he said, including Schoonover, principal cellist . UAO has become more professional since the first production, Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas." "It was a small group of people doing a lot of things with a very, very low budget," Allebach said. "It ...

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  12. Mark Morris Dance Group's Acis and Galatea a brilliant confluence of music, dance, and dramaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Seattle Gay News

    ... (MMDG), is famous not only for witty, complex shorter works, but for dances set to full-length compositions such as Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, Handel's L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato, and Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker. He is one of the few ...

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  13. Making Dance HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Steamboat Magazine

    ... during the company's time in Brussels. It is a dance adaptation for 12 dancers, including a Greek chorus, of Henry Purcell's 1689 opera based on Virgil's tale of Aeneas' affair with the Queen of Carthage on his way to founding Rome. Morris himself ...

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  14. la Opera Presents Double Bill of Dido and Aeneas and Bluebeard's Castle, 10/25-11/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    General Director Plcido Domingo announced updated casting details for LA Opera's production of Henry Purcell 's Dido and Aeneas and Bela Bartk's Bluebeard's Castle, two riveting stagings of two disparate operas written more than two centuries apart that come together in a unique double bill for six performances from October 25 through November 15, ... (more)

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  15. Making Dance HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Steamboat Magazine

    ... during the company's time in Brussels. It is a dance adaptation for 12 dancers, including a Greek chorus, of Henry Purcell's 1689 opera based on Virgil's tale of Aeneas' affair with the Queen of Carthage on his way to founding Rome. Morris himself ...

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  16. Siblings Eddie and Rita Purcell.Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | The George Towner

    The Washington Stage Guild, "a smart theater for a smart town," raised a toast to its recent season and gave a preview of upcoming productions at a program and dinner at the Arts Club of Washington June 5. Board President Laura Giannarelli welcomed avid theatergoers who enjoyed an accomplished reading by a five-member classical ensemble of three ... (more)

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  17. Center Stage Opera to present 'La Serva Padrona' and 'Dido and Aeneas' at midstate venuesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The double-bill presentations will feature the comedy "La Serva Padrona" by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi and the drama "Dido and Aeneas" by Henry Purcell.

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  18. Researchers Submit Patent Application, 'Vaccine against Rsv', for ApprovalRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... tract RSV challenge (Connors et al., 1992, Vaccine 10: 475-484; Collins, P. L., Prince, G. A., Camargo, E., Purcell, R. H., Chanock, R. M. and Murphy, B. R. Evaluation of the protective efficacy of recombinant vaccinia viruses and adenoviruses that ...

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  19. Pablo Heras-Casado Extends Contract with Orchestra of St. Luke's Through 2017Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... lead two concerts on OSL's Carnegie Hall Orchestra Series. In 2014/2015, these include a November 6, 2014 program of Purcell, Tchaikovsky, Dallapiccola, and Mendelssohn; and an April 23, 2015 program of Stravinsky, Shostakovich, and Beethoven, ...

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  20. Mark the end of May with beautiful musicRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... be taken and all donations are deeply appreciated. Two masterworks are on the program: a concert version of Henry Purcell's English baroque opera "Dido & Aeneas" and Georges Bizet's "L'Arlesienne Suites 1 & 2." Both pieces deal with love, romance, ...

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