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OPERA EVENTS

Lectures, Workshops, & Classes – May 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your May educational opera-tunities: COMMONWEALTH CLUB OF CALIFORNIA https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2019-05-01/new-faustian-opera-if-i-were-you A New Faustian Opera: If I Were You - What goes into creating a new opera, from the...

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Broadcasts – May 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: THE ROYAL OPERA IN CINEMAS La Forza del Destino (Verdi) – Leonora (Anna Netrebko, Merola 1996) falls in love with Don Alvaro (Jonas Kaufmann), but when her father forbids their marriage, a...

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Some Bad News and Some Excellent News

Ciao, Opera Mavens. There is good news and bad news. First, the bad news. Soprano Heather Harper died at age 88. She was born in Northern Ireland and sang two roles at the SF Opera: Charlotte in Werther in 1975 and Ellen Orford in Peter Grimes in 1976. Soprano Heather...

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Broadcasts – April 2019

Christine Goerke as Brünnhilde in Die Walküre. Photo: Richard Termine / Met Opera Ciao Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN HDhttps://www.fathomevents.com/series/the-met-live-in-hdDie Walküre (Wagner)...

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Lectures, Classes, & Workshops – April 2019

Opera San Jose's 2014 production of Madama Butterfly. Photo: Pat Kirk. Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your educational opera-tunities for the month: OPERA AT YOUR DOORSTEP LECTURE SERIEShttp://www.operasj.org/educationcommunity/adult-education/Prepare yourself for...

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More Added Attractions – March 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens. March is roaring along with more special performances!FESTIVAL OPERA festivalopera.com or 925-322-0970Shana Blake Hill in Recital - Spanning three centuries of song, the program includes works by Handel, Fauré, Dvořák, Ricky Ian Gordon, and...

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