The Prague State Opera House – Prague, Czechia

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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...

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