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Sound and fury, signifying something: singing Verdi’s Macbeth

The Observer 16 Nov 2021
The opera is another thing entirely ... Verdi takes this a step further in his opera and, living in revolutionary times, he took his lead from Shakespeare’s dramatic licence in respect of Banquo ... Verdi’s great anthemic chorus “Patria Oppressa”, towards the end of the opera, was lucky to have got past the censors of the day.
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Il Trovatore at Opera in the Heights: Attention Must Be Paid

Houston Press 14 Nov 2021
If you think the art of opera is dying, I turn your attention to Opera in the Heights and its splendid production of Verdi's propulsive warhorse Il Trovatore (1853) ... Verdi toyed with naming the opera after Azucena, one of only two mother roles he ever wrote ... Verdi loved outsiders, ...
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L.A. Chamber Orchestra, a Go-Go’s musical and 10 more best bets for your weekend

The Los Angeles Times 11 Nov 2021
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra ... 8 p.m. Nov. 13. $25 and up. laco.org ... Pacific Opera Project stages outdoor, family-friendly performances of Engelbert Humperdinck’s 19th century take on the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale ... 7 ... The Verdi Chorus returns to live, in-person concerts with selections from Verdi’s “Aida,” Bizet’s ”Carmen” and other classic operas.
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Live PBS Broadcast Tonight Of Verdi’s Requiem Will Mark 20th Anniversary Of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

Forbes 11 Sep 2021
PBS tonight will present a live broadcast of a performance of Verdi’s Requiem by the Metropolitan Opera to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks ... .
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The Pantagraph 05 Aug 2021
MIOpera artistic director Tracy Koch, left, and cameraman Ronnie Morris work out a scene from the opera La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi inside the living room of Ewing Cultural Center, Monday, August 2, 2021 ... .
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Heartbeat Opera appoints Derrell Acon first associate artistic director

Metro USA 24 Jun 2021
On top of joining the core Heartbeat Opera leadership team, Acon will serve as creative producer on the company’s fall 2021 project “Quando il Glück monta i Verdi,” an opera short film and live performance featuring excerpts from Orfeo ed Euridice by Christoph Willibald Gluck, ...
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Bay View Association announces 2021 summer programming

News Review 29 Apr 2021
on July 9 and 10 and the opera “La Traviata” is at 8 p.m ... The mainstage opera Verdi’s “La Traviata” was featured in the movie “Pretty Woman.” Audiences have been captivated by Giuseppe Verdi’s heart-wrenching, dramatic story of Violetta, an ailing woman of Parisian society, caught in a love triangle ... The opera takes place at 8 p.m.
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Singing opera in surgical masks

Straits Times 05 Apr 2021
This is the third time the Paris Opera - shut for more than a year, first because of strikes, then because of the coronavirus lockdowns - has live-streamed its performances, following Verdi's Aida and Mozart's The Magic Flute earlier this season ... In opera, the chorus often takes ...
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Singing opera in a surgical mask

Straits Times 05 Apr 2021
This is the third time that the Paris Opera - shut for more than a year, first because of strikes, then because of the coronavirus lockdowns - has live-streamed its performances, following Verdi's Aida and Mozart's The Magic Flute earlier this season ... In opera, the chorus often ...
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The Paris Opera's plight: Singing in a surgical maskThe chorus has opted for stiff surgical ...

Deccan Herald 31 Mar 2021
This is the third time that the Paris Opera -- shut for more than a year, first because of strikes, then because of the coronavirus lockdowns -- has live-streamed its performances, following Verdi's "Aida" and Mozart's "The Magic Flute" earlier this season ... In opera, the chorus ...
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Alma College alum pursues opera career despite Covid challenges

Mount Pleasant Morning Sun 01 Mar 2021
A Verdi baritone, he has made his living as an opera singer since leaving school. He’s made his mark in the field, too, highlighted in 2019 by a solo performance in Vaughan Williams’ “Dona Nobis Pacem” at New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall, as well as the title role in Verdi’s “Nabucco” at the West Bay Opera in California.
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Letter: Performing arts, artists suffer during the pandemic

The Buffalo News 20 Feb 2021
There is no substitute for a live symphony orchestra performing Shostakovich, Stravinsky or Mahler, or a Puccini, Verdi or Mozart Opera at the Met or other opera houses, a live performance of a Broadway musical/show in New York City, your local playhouse or high school ...
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Arts highlights for Sarasota-Manatee: Nov. 26-Dec. 2

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 25 Nov 2020
941-366-5731; selby.orgA taste of the Sarasota Opera concert ... So it gathered a group of singers together to bring live music back to the Sarasota Opera House in a program of favorite works by Puccini, Rossini, Mozart, Wagner, Verdi and more. The live performances were presented Nov.
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The Times/The Sunday Times 11 Oct 2020
Irish soprano Celine Byrne will perform in a recital from the National Opera ... Opera fans can tune into live streams via the RTE and Wexford Opera websites.
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