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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.

The acclaimed pianist and composer André Previn dies at 89
Andre Previn

RIP Andre Previn, winner of 4 Oscars, dead at 89. Tributes are coming in from around the world. His opera Streetcar Named Desire had its world premiere at the SF Opera in 1998.

Andre Previn Documentary on Medici.tv

For Fans of John Relyea (Adler 1996-97). Great production of Billy Budd from Norwegian National Opera on OperaVision.

Kathleen Turner says what it’s like playing the Duchess of Krakenthorp in the Met’s Daughter of the Regiment (HD Simulcast Mar 2 and 6).

Kathleen Turner (Yes, That Kathleen Turner) And What She Learned Making Her Opera Debut

March’s Operas on Opera Vision. OperaVision is offering five operas this month including Werther and Falstaff.

Enjoy!