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  1. Love, romance, and tragedy fill Oratorio Society programRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... Lynette Johnson and four French horn players. The other masterwork on the program is a concert version of Henry Purcell's English baroque opera Dido & Aeneas. It's another love story marred by tragedy. Dido, the Queen of Carthage, falls in love with ...

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  2. Dido and AeneasRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Triangle.com

    Purcell's singular masterpiece tells the tragic tale of Queen Dido's love for the Trojan hero Aeneas.

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  3. MidAtlantic Opera stages 'Dido and Aeneas'Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... a proper next step and, again, smartly drawing on existing connections, MidAtlantic Opera's recent performance of Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas" was still not a fully professional work. Performed from Thursday to Sunday (I saw the last show) at the ...

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  4. Music for mothersRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... harpsichord part. ," Becker said. A Baroque specialist, Critz's recent performances include the "Sorceress" from Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas," and Claudio Monteverdi selected works featuring "Lamento della Ninfa" and "Presso un fiume tranquillo." ...

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  5. Britain's ENO hires Mike Leigh, Sellars to woo youth to operaRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Reuters

    ... John Adams's "The Gospel According to the Other Mary" as well as the first fully staged production in Britain of Purcell's "The Indian Queen", the ENO said. The opera company will team up Bristol Old Vic director Tom Morris and its own ENO Harewood ...

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  6. Top 5 NJ shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | NJ.com

    MidAtlantic Opera in South Orange - MidAtlantic Opera, the latest venture by conductor Jason Tramm, teams up with Seton Hall University to perform Purcell's "Dido and Aeneas" featuring Janara Kellerman, Charles Schneider and Liz Grohowski as well as students from the college.

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  7. DVD/Blu-Ray Review: Daniel Barenboim Plays the Complete Beethoven SonatasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2013 | Kirkville

    ... of Takemitsu's From me flows what you call time which is entrancing and creatively staged. There's a film of Purcell's Fairy Queen which I spin every now and then. And there's this luminous set of Beethoven's piano sonatas performed by Daniel ...

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

    Apr 17, 2014 | 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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  9. Estes Park Oratorio in rehearsal for May 30 and 31 performancesRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | 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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  10. Estes Park Oratorio in rehearsal for May 30 and 31 performancesRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2014 | 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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  11. Speaking of Music Again: Oliver SacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | 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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  12. Tara Arts' Raga to Reggae on the RoadRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | 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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  13. Tara Arts' Raga to Reggae on the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | 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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  14. WAM Picks: Choral composers, square dancing and the Home ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | 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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  15. 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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  16. '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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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