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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Stairway to a lawsuit: Lawyer plans to sue Led Zeppelin over famous songRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... over top of a descending bass line - sometimes called the "lament bass" - that also can be found in works from Purcell (as in his Dido's Lament) to J.S. Bach (his B-minor Mass, among others) and even Chicago's 1970 rock ballad 25 or 6 to 4. The ...

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  10. The New Review: Critics: Classical: Classical Releases: Various...Read the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... this great music. As if to lighten the burden of grief, the pavans are interleaved with more upbeat pieces, from to Purcell's Fantasy Upon One Note, showing the serene world of the viol being eclipsed by the newfangled violin family, which would ...

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  11. Classic CDs: Juan Diego Florez: L'Amour, Kozena: PrayerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... death, has the benefit of a dramatic arrangement by the composer Reger. Despite Schmitt's ingenious registrations, Purcell's The Blessed Virgin's Expostulation is burdened by Kozena's heavily-accented English. Only Durufle's short Notre Pere has the ...

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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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