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An American wrote the libretto to Mozart's 'Don Giovanni'

The Berkshire Eagle 11 Aug 2022
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Lorenzo Da Ponte, a librettist, first met in Vienna in 1783 ... Musicologists rightly praise Mozart’s ability to "draw" a character in very few bars. In 1786 "The Marriage of Figaro" was their first collaboration ... Long Live Mozart! While they live, no manager shall know distress." ... Within a year Mozart was dead.

Opening up the arts to everyone

Dawn 11 Aug 2022
Recently, Britain’s deputy leader of the opposition and deputy leader of the Labour Party Angela Rayner went to see Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro at Glyndenbourne ... The Marriage of Figaro is the story of a working-class woman who gets the better of a privileged but dim-witted ...

Berklee welcomes Hampton graduate to staff

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 10 Aug 2022
As far as prestige goes, consider that alumni of Boston’s Berklee College of Music have rung up a total of 320 Grammy Awards ... But because of tuition considerations, she opted to attend Penn State, graduating this spring ... So she helped direct a production of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro,” with Christopher’s blessing.

Olivia Newton-John's father was a British spy who interrogated Hitler's deputy... after taking him to ...

The Daily Mail 09 Aug 2022
One night in 2005, 48-year-old Patrick McDermott boarded a small boat in the harbour of San Pedro, California, to join 22 other passengers for an overnight sea fishing trip ... He also imbued in her a love of music, as he was active in the amateur dramatics society at Bletchley, where he sang the role of the Count in Mozart’s The Marriage Of Figaro ... .

Proms 28 & 29 Mahler Chamber Orch/Andsnes review – exquisite grace brings Mozart’s musical storytelling ...

The Guardian 08 Aug 2022
Royal Albert Hall, London In two concerts of Mozart works from 1785 and 1786, Leif Ove Andsnes and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra collaborated as creative equals, with pristine focus and quicksilver touch First Beethoven, now Mozart ... Andsnes and the MCO’s Mozart Momentum project focuses on works written in just two years.

Proms 28 & 29 Mahler Chamber Orch/Andsnes review – exquisite grace brings Mozart’s musical storytelling to life

The Observer 08 Aug 2022
First Beethoven, now Mozart ... But where his so-called Beethoven Journey with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra could straightforwardly take in all five of the composer’s piano concertos (performing them at the 2015 Proms and elsewhere to great acclaim), Mozart’s 27 contributions to the genre are less easily marshalled into a touring series.

Houston Grand Opera Appoints Jennifer Davenport as First-Ever Chief Marketing and Experience Officer

Eagle-Tribune 08 Aug 2022
Houston, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Houston Grand Opera (HGO) is proud to announce Jennifer Davenport as the company’s first Chief Marketing and Experience Officer ... She assumes her new role on September 6, 2022 ... “I’m so excited to be joining HGO at this extraordinary juncture,” says Davenport ... 28–Nov ... 8–18), Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro (Jan ... .

Pittsburgh Opera to host 15th annual piano sale Aug. 18-21

Observer-Reporter 29 Jul 2022
18, to Sunday, Aug. 21 ... All patrons who stop at the sale can enter a drawing to win a free pair of season tickets to Pittsburgh Opera’s upcoming Benedum Center productions, which includes Dvorak’s “Rusalka,” Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro,” and Verdi’s epic “Il Trovatore.” ... A note on comments ... ....

PREMIERING 7:30 PM ET: The Marriage of Figaro | Teatro Real

The Epoch Times 25 Jul 2022
... Count Almaviva who attempts to obtain the favors of Figaro’s bride-to-be, Susanna (Isabel Rey), while Luca Pisaroni gives a feisty performance as Figaro.

Salina Symphony welcomes new conductor, season features Nutcracker, Passion, Ellis Island

Salina Journal 24 Jul 2022
6, 4 p.m.) is a concert of romantic music that will feature Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” overture, Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet” fantasy overture, contemporary composer Gabriel Prokofiev’s suite from his genre-defying crossover ...

Art Notes

Napa Valley Register 22 Jul 2022
FAVORITE SINGERS RETURN TO THE JARVIS CONSERVATORY FOR AUGUST CONCERT ... Hoffman in a duet from Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro, and with Ms. Warner in a duet from the early romantic composer Otto Nicolai's Merry Wives of Windsor, and all three singers will join in a trio from Mozart's Così fan tutte ... .

Opera San Jose artisan Christopher Kesel talks Puccini, stage sets and love

The Mercury News 17 Jul 2022
Puccini pays the bills. There are many ways to be an artist. You can paint. You can sculpt ... It was there that the duo’s work caught the eye of legendary Opera San José founder Irene Dalis, who wooed them to the world of Figaro and Falstaff in 2010 or so ... 10 with Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro.” Learn more at .

Local sopranos team up for Vernon performance

Castanet 16 Jul 2022
Haley Porter and Alexa Hildebrandt, together with accompanist Teresa McKnight, will perform classics from Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutti and the Marriage of ...

Judging the Lexus Song Quest

RNZ 15 Jul 2022
“Ultimately", says Rhodes, "it’s the performance on the night.”. "I really want to see on stage." ... MOZART. Aprite un po' quegli occhi, from The Marriage of Figaro - Teddy Tahu Rhodes (bar), New Zealand SO (RNZ 1991) ....

Teddy Tahu Rhodes: staying sincere to the music

RNZ 15 Jul 2022
"The winner is incredibly sincere to the music" ... Music details.. MOZART. Aprite un po' quegli occhi (excerpt), from The Marriage of Figaro - Teddy Tahu Rhodes (bar), New Zealand SO (RNZ 1991). HEGGIE ... BIZET ... ....

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