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OPERA EVENTS

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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A YouTube Opera Gem

Juan Diego Florez Ciao, Opera Mavens. Here is a real find on YouTube. William Tell is a terrific 2015 production from the Rossini Opera Festival of Pesaro, Italy. Stars Nicola Alaimo, Juan Diego Florez, and Marina Rebeka. Has English subtitles and spectacular image....

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Opera Potpourri

Dominic Argento Ciao, Opera Maven. Lots of opera news at the moment: RIP Dominic Argento, dead at 91. Composer of numerous operas including Postcard from Morocco. Andre Previn RIP Andre Previn, winner of 4 Oscars, dead at 89....

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Broadcasts – March 2019

Pretty Yende as Marie and Javier Camarena as Tonio in La Fille du Régiment. Photo: Marty Sohl / Met Opera. Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN...

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Operas & Concerts – March 2019

1908 poster for Aida at the Hippodrome Opera Company of Cleveland, Ohio Ciao, Opera Mavens. We're getting an early jump on next month's offerings!VERISMO OPERA  verismoopera.org or 707-864-5508Aida (Verdi) – Set in ancient Egypt, this timeless story of love and...

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Workshops, Classes, & Lectures – March 2019

Royal Opera, Covent Garden production of Hansel and Gretel. Photo: Clive Barda / Royal Opera. Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your March educational opera-tunities: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA EXPLORATION WORKSHOPS FOR FAMILIEShttps://tinyurl.com/FirstActHansel-GretelFirst Act:...

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OSJ’s Moby-Dick is a Must-See

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Audiences & critics agree, Opera San Jose's current production of Jake Heggie & Gene Scheer's Moby-Dick is not to be missed. We have seen the first two performances and will return for two more this week...come join us and see why!The San...

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