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Omaha Symphony, Opera Omaha team up for a night of classical favorites

Omaha World-Herald 18 Apr 2021
Two voices meld with the orchestra for a night of opera favorites that will leave you on the edge of your seat in this special collaborative concert featuring the Omaha Symphony and Opera Omaha. With iconic works by Mozart and Bizet, coupled with song cycles by Mahler and Chausson, this collaboration is for opera and symphony lovers alike.
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Gustavo Dudamel is Paris Opera’s next music director. What does this mean for L.A.?

The Los Angeles Times 16 Apr 2021
Gustavo Dudamel will become music director of Paris Opera beginning Aug ... Dudamel, who remains artistic and music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, will join one of the world’s largest and most celebrated opera companies. Paris Opera extends across the city in two grand opera houses.
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Scottish Opera filmed and outdoor performances

British Theatre Guide 14 Apr 2021
Scottish Opera will present a new outdoor production of Verdi’s Falstaff, five pop-up Gilbert & Sullivan shows, Roxana Haines directs the latest Scottish Opera ... Scottish director Sir David McVicar, who last worked with Scottish Opera on Pelléas and Mélisande, returns to design ...
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Book World: Lady Bird Johnson's quiet, powerful influence

Tyler Morning Telegraph 14 Apr 2021
Lady Bird Johnson. Hiding in Plain Sight. By Julia Sweig. Random House. 533 pp. $32. - - - ... Hiding in Plain Sight." ... ambassadors ... ... Where was the first lady? "That evening in San Antonio, costumed in a jacquard-patterned gown with chiffon and a fur wrap, Lady Bird attended the first-ever production in the United States of Verdi's five-hour opera Don Carlos."
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Enjoy a night of Verdi’s arias

Shenzhen Daily 13 Apr 2021
The China NCPA Orchestra, the resident orchestra of the National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA), will perform a night of Verdi’s arias from the Italian composer’s operas, and Brahms’ “Symphony No ... Verdi, noted for operas such as “Rigoletto,” “La Traviata,” “Aida,” “Otello” ...
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Luisa Miller

British Theatre Guide 11 Apr 2021
Giuseppe Verdi, libretto by Salvatore Cammarano, based on Kabale und Liebe (Intrigue and Love) by Friedrich Schiller ... Metropolitan Opera House, New York ... Giuseppe Verdi’s Luisa Miller, a major transitional point in his career, premièred in Naples in 1849 ... Father-daughter relationships are Verdi’s forte ... Luisa Miller is one of Verdi’s best.
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Singin’ the Blues — or Not: Artists With Local Connection Ride Out the Pandemic

The Pilot 09 Apr 2021
The opera went silent ... Opera luminaries do not have the luxury of long-term leases. They breeze in and out of European capitals for a recital or, at most, a juicy Verdi role lasting six weeks at a famous opera house ... “I was in Dallas, making a jump to sing a heavier repertoire — Verdi’s ‘Don Carlo,’ a meat-and-potatoes role,” he says.
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A moving performance

China Daily 09 Apr 2021
With 2021 marking the 120th death anniversary of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi, the China NCPA Orchestra will also perform arias from his operas, such as The Troubadour, Nabucco and La Traviata.
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The fallen woman once again attracts admirers

China Daily 08 Apr 2021
A new NCPA production of Verdi's classic, La Traviata, takes to the stage as part of the center's ongoing opera festival, Chen Nan reports ... Performing Arts premiered under the baton of maestro Lorin Maazel at the NCPA's opera house.
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Grandmother will 'never let go' of the 1967 original Carla Zampatti mini dress her husband ...

The Daily Mail 06 Apr 2021
Zampatti died at St Vincent's Hospital on Saturday morning - a week after she fell down stairs at an outdoor opening performance of Opera Australia's Traviata on Sydney Harbour ... Zampatti, 78, tragically died a week after falling down stairs while attending the opening night of Verdi's La Traviata opera on Sydney Harbour.
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Singing opera in a surgical mask

Straits Times 05 Apr 2021
This is the third time that the Paris Opera - shut for more than a year, first because of strikes, then because of the coronavirus lockdowns - has live-streamed its performances, following Verdi's Aida and Mozart's The Magic Flute earlier this season ... In opera, the chorus often ...
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Singing opera in surgical masks

Straits Times 05 Apr 2021
This is the third time the Paris Opera - shut for more than a year, first because of strikes, then because of the coronavirus lockdowns - has live-streamed its performances, following Verdi's Aida and Mozart's The Magic Flute earlier this season ... In opera, the chorus often takes ...
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A look at Carla Zampatti's most timeless creations: From Sam Armytage's wedding gown to a ...

The Daily Mail 05 Apr 2021
Zampatti died at St Vincent's Hospital on Saturday morning - a week after she fell down stairs at an outdoor opening performance of Opera Australia's Traviata on Sydney Harbour ... She said ... Tribute ... Zampatti, 78, tragically died a week after falling down stairs while attending the opening night of Verdi's La Traviata opera on Sydney Harbour ... .
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From Sam Armytage's wedding gown to a Julie Bishop sparkly show-stopper: How Carla Zampatti's gowns ...

The Daily Mail 05 Apr 2021
Zampatti died at St Vincent's Hospital on Saturday morning - a week after she fell down stairs at an outdoor opening performance of Opera Australia's Traviata on Sydney Harbour ... She said ... Tribute ... Zampatti, 78, tragically died a week after falling down stairs while attending the opening night of Verdi's La Traviata opera on Sydney Harbour ... .
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