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Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here are some opera-tunities not on our usual menu: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA  sfopera.com or 415-864-3330 Opera Lab Pop-Up: Battle of the Divas – The Queen of the Night has gathered together her greatest divas (and divos) to go head-to-head in an epic...

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Tix: SFO Tosca 10/14 & a correction

OPERABOBB'S TICKET EXCHANGE FOR THE ADMISSIONALLY CHALLENGED Please communicate directly with Sellers Tosca for Sale by Alexandra Amati Sun Oct 14 at 2pm, two (2) seats, Orchestra Row W, Seats 1 & 3, $150 each (face value $175); please contact aamati.sf@gmail.com...

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Sept : Heavy Duty Month for Streams + News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Sad news again. Famed stage director Tito Capobianco died at age 87. He directed nine operasi at the SF Opera 1962-1972. Tito Capobianco, Longtime Director Of The Pittsburgh Opera, Has Died At 87 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Eight streams to choose...

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Tix: SFO Roberto Devereux 9/18 & Tosca 10/17

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Craig Pavlich has arranged two groups for the fall season & invites you to join him! Pairs of Orchestra section seats available at a 30% discount off regular box office prices ($56-87 vs $82-126) for the following performances: Roberto Devereux...

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Two Adler Alums, One Night Only !!

Ciao, Opera Mavens. We are delighted to bring you this special announcement. Memento: Songs from Italy You are cordially invited to enjoy an evening with tenor Pene Pati (Adler 2016-17) and pianist Ronny Michael Greenberg (Adler 2015-17) in concert; the program will...

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(R)evolution of Steve Jobs and Other Opera News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. First, some sad news. Soprano Inge Borkh died last week at age 97. She sang eight roles at the SF Opera 1953-1956. She was particularly known for Salome and Electra. Live from Indiana University: The recent sensation at the Santa Fe Opera was The...

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Lectures, Classes, & Workshops – September 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are the educational opera-tunities for this month: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA GUILD PREVIEW LECTURES https://tinyurl.com/SFORobDevPreviews Ninety-minute sessions by noted musicologists, composers, librettists, and singers, locally sponsored by SF...

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Broadcasts – September 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for September: THE OPERA HOUR ON KDFC https://www.kdfc.com/2018/05/the-opera-hour/ This month, Bill and Matthew preview SF Opera's fall season highlighting operas and singers coming to town including new...

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Operas, Concerts, Recitals – Fall 2018, Part I

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Rally the troops, fall season approacheth! CLAUDE HEATER FOUNDATION  facebook.com/CHFforSingers Tristan und Isolde (Wagner) - Concert performance with full orchestra, video projections, and English supertitles featuring soprano Juyeon Song as...

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