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  1. Tanglewood: Of death and transcendenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... was a strange hybrid, a sort of two-headed creature crossing Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 with chunks from two Verdi opera. Still, the operatic half gave John Oliver's festival chorus, which had seen limited duty in Mahler, a second chance to ...

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  2. Concert review: Lexus Song Quest, Auckland Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... warmed up considerable over the evening; the emotionally charged orchestral introduction to Rodrigo's Act IV aria from Verdi's Don Carlo , built up expectations that the young baritone easily fulfilled. Baritone Edward Laurenson showed stalwart ...

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  3. William Dart: Future stars offer shining momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... warmed up considerable over the evening; the emotionally charged orchestral introduction to Rodrigo's Act IV aria from Verdi's Don Carlo, built up expectations that the young baritone easily fulfilled. Baritone Edward Laurenson showed stalwart ...

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  4. Happenings at the Caldwell LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... at 1, the library will offer showings of a new film series called, "Opera in the Afternoon" featuring Giueseppe Verdi's "Otello", Gluck's adaptation of the Orpheus myth and the opera Jenufa by Janacek. Refreshments will be served. On August 7 ...

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  5. Redlands Bowl experiences Shakespeare through drama of operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... of Tchaikovsky's opera. This set the scene for Cato's forceful, “E Sogno? O Realta” from Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff, an opera which, according to Fetta, draws from two different works of Shakespeare, The Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry ...

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  6. Lockout looms as Met contracts set to expireRead the original story

    Saturday | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... 22 with a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, followed on consecutive nights by Puccini's La Bohme and Verdi's Macbeth. The Met is unique among the US opera companies in both the length of its season (seven performances a week from ...

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  7. The Metropolitan Opera's 2014-2015 Live in HD SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Examiner.com

    ... on November 15, 2014, was cancelled. World renowned stars, Zeljko Lucic and Anna Netrebko portray the fatal couple in Verdi's "Macbeth." This run will mark Netrebko's debut in the challenging role of Lady Macbeth. The supporting roles of Banco and ...

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  8. Gian-Carla Tisera: Nora La BellaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | All About Jazz

    ... original "SeA ora Chichera" and "Cueca LejanA a") and her own versions of the aria "Tu che le vanita" from Giuseppe Verdi's Don Carlo, appearing here as the source for "Ernesto in the Tomb," and the madrigal "Amarilli" from Giulio Caccini's Le Nuove ...

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  9. Ailyn Pérez Will Return Home to Chicago for Don Giovanni at Ravinia, 8/14-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... crowd to a long, well-deserved ovation." The soprano heads to Chicago after lauded performances in the title role of Verdi's La Traviata at San Francisco Opera, where, according to the San Francisco Chronicle, "The evening's brightest luminary was ...

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  10. IGN Digigods Podcast Episode 309Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2013 | 3D Gamers

    ... Mcpherson; Costantini; Orchestra And Chorus Of The Teatro Comunale Di Bologna; Crutchfield; Livermore) (Blu-ray) Verdi: Un Ballo In Maschera (Chailly; Pisapia; Vassallo; Taigi; Leipziger Ballett; Chor der Oper Leipzig; Gandolfi; Gewandhausorchester ...

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  11. Ensemble. Fatally CompromisedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Music and Vision Daily

    Verdi may have created one of the really great Shakespeare operas in Otello , but Rossini got there first.

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  12. Warner Theatre Sets 2014-15 MetOpera Live in HD Season: Macbeth, Carmen, la Donna Del Lago & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 9 of which will be streaming live from the Metropolitan Opera, and 1 encore performance. October 11, 2014 at 1 pm - Verdi's MACBETH Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Zeljko Lui's ...

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  13. What's On Sydney with Simone WhettonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | ABC News

    ... Prize is for the best subject painting, genre painting or mural project in oil, acrylic, watercolour or mixed media. Verdi's opera of the Shakespearean tragedy about the heavy consequences of jealousy taken too far, is performed by Opera Australia ...

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  14. Glimmerglass Festival lines up 2015 season; former Syracuse Stage head to direct one productionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Post-Standard

    ... for 2015 that is also its 40th anniversary. The Cooperstown-based festival will present Mozart's "The Magic Flute," Verdi's "Macbeth," Vivaldi's "Cato in Utica" and Bernstein's "Candide." The productions will run in repertory in the Alice Busch ...

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  15. Free music on Thursdays in the North End throughout JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Gounod's opera, Romeo and Juliet , based on one of the playwright's most famous tragedies, and the "Letter Aria" from Verdi's opera Lady Macbeth , as well as numbers from the Broadway musicals West Side Story and Kiss Me Kate , inspired, ...

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  16. Long-Time Metropolitan Opera Baritone To Star In Verdi's FalstaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Steamboat Magazine

    David Malis, baritone, plays the title role in the Emerald City Opera's upcoming production of Verdi's final comic masterpiece, Falstaff.

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  17. Theater review: 'Tenor' is funny and flawless at Pa. Shakespeare festRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Morning Call

    ... plot is fairly simple. It's 1934 and famous Italian tenor Tito Merelli is coming to the Cleveland Opera House to sing Verdi's Otello to the delight of general manager Henry Saunders, his star-struck daughter Maggie, ambitious soprano Diana and an ...

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  18. Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com from 7/6/2014 - 7/13/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... which will celebrate the company's 40th anniversary. The 2015 Festival will feature Mozart's The Magic Flute, Verdi's Macbeth, Vivaldi's Cato in Utica and Bernstein's Candide. The productions will run in repertory in the Alice Busch Opera Theater on ...

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  19. A Voice Of Velvet And Bronze: Carlo Bergonzi At 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | GPB.org

    ... a farewell recital at London's Covent Garden, and at 75 he returned to New York to sing the punishing title role in Verdi 's Otello . (Although he had to drop out after the second act, reportedly due to irritation from the air conditioning, his ...

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  20. A multitasker in art and lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Washington Post

    ... Cooperstown, N.Y., in 2012, and will return there in the same role next summer while he prepares his first outing as Verdi's "Macbeth." And this fall, he's moving from New York to Chicago, where the Lyric Opera has appointed him one of its community ...

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