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SF Opera Guild Education News

Our 75th Anniversary Celebration begins this weekend with free presentations at Bay Area public libraries. A great opportunity to sample our signature education programs and invite family and friends! Sing a Story For ages 5-8 Young imaginations take flight in...

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Unleash Your Inner Opera Critic

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here's your chance to voice your opinions in a public forum! From the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM): Some of the nation’s top music critics will convene in San Francisco to discuss, reflect, and pass on their craft at The Stephen and...

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Partenope Insight Panel Registration

San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Opera Guild present an hour-long panel discussion with members of the cast & creative team of Handel's Partenope. Take a behind-the-scenes peak into the rehearsal process and learn first-hand from the artists involved in this...

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Opera Cruisemeister’s Very Latest

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Think Tahiti and Bora-Bora! We (my wife and I) will be along on this amazing, exotic cruise. Here is Opera Cruisemeister Tom Taffel’s tour description: This is our fourteenth - six-star, ultra-luxury, (small), 332 passenger m/s “Paul Gauguin” opera...

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OperaBobb May Take You to the Met

Hold on to your hats, Opera Mavens. OperaBobb will lead a fantastic tour to New York City and the Met. If you come along, we will experience the amazing Jonas Kaufmann, Danielle de Nies, Placido Domingo, Thomas Hampson, and many more opera superstars in four wonderful...

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The Trojans

Dear Bob:  I presume you saw Les Troyens,  since it was a great opportunity to see this seldom performed work. By and large, I thought it was a great show, with special kudos to the Dido and the Aeneas. The commentators kept comparing it to Gotterdamerung, but it...

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Music (Opera) in the Schools

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here is a marvelous video that shows our Bay Area kids gaining self-confidence by the minute (through the SF Opera Guild's music-in-the-schools programs): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XcC1ON8oKoU&feature=youtu.be Please consider helping support...

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