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PERFORMANCES

Get Supertitles on Your Smart Phone

Ciao, Opera Mavens. The Vienna Staatsoper not only streams its season, they also supply titles in several languages which you can get on your smart phone. It’s easy. Just install Vienna’s smart phone app available for both iPhone and Android. Here is Vienna’s...

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La Scala Butterfly — QUICK Before They Take It Down!

Ciao, Opera Mavens. On Dec 7, La Scala opened its season with a gorgeous new production of Madama Butterfly. It’s video is not supposed to be available for streaming in North America; HOWEVER, someone has uploaded it to YouTube. Cast includes Brian Hymel (Merola 2001)...

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Quick Update

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here is a short-notice item from the Conservatory of Music. Enjoy! The Turn of the Screw! Friday, December 9, 2016, 7:30 PM Sunday, December 11, 2016, 2:00 PM San Francisco Conservatory of Music Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall SFCM presents one of...

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December 2016 Performances & Special Events

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Make your days & nights merry & bright with these opera-tunities: PHILHARMONIA BAROQUE ORCHESTRA or 415-252-1288. Joshua (Handel) - The story of the Biblical hero is brought to life by tenor Thomas Cooley, countertenor Daniel Taylor,...

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Einstein is Back

Ciao, Opera Mavens. In case you missed Phillip Glass’s Einstein on the Beach when it was in Berkeley in 2012, that same production (all 4½ hours) is now available from Theatre du Chatele on France’s “Culture Box” through Nov 17. Einstein moves at the pace of an...

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November Added Attractions

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Some additional goodies have recently popped up on our radar screen! SAN FRANCISCO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC www.sfcm.edu or 415-503-6275 Treasures from Mozart's Early Operas - SFCM presents a program of rarely heard musical selections from Mozart’s...

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Operas, Concerts, Recitals – November 2016

Ciao, Opera Mavens. There's not a turkey to be found in all of this month's offerings! SAN FRANCISCO OPERA www.sfopera.com or 415-864-3330 Aida (Verdi) – Grand Egyptian epic returns in a bold new production inspired by contemporary artist RETNA, one of today’s hottest...

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Added Attractions Popping Up Soon!

Ciao, Opera Mavens. These special events have recently come to our attention: ROSSMOOR COMMUNITY CHORUS presents baritone Taesung Kim (Opera Boston, National Opera Theater of Korea, Long Island Opera) accompanied by pianist James Greening-Valenzuela; program features...

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