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Opera star Renee Fleming will perform with the Columbus Symphony Sept. 25

The Columbus Dispatch 17 Sep 2021
Thirty years ago in March, when she made her first appearance with the world-famous Metropolitan Opera in New York, Fleming appeared as Countess Almaviva in Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro.” She has since appeared with The Met as Hanna Glawari in Lehar’s ...

Column: This oil industry group sued its environmentalist critics and landed itself in bankruptcy

The Los Angeles Times 16 Sep 2021
Stories involving bullies receiving their comeuppance offer such visceral pleasures that they’ve become deeply ingrained in our culture, from Angelo in Shakespeare’sMeasure for Measure” to the lascivious Count in Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro” right up to the deplorable Biff in the movie “Back to the Future.”. Here’s a story from real life ... 6.

Diversity, dialogue – and a prankster bassoon: how Mozart speaks for us all

The Guardian 15 Sep 2021
The piano concertos, like his operas, are where you get to meet Mozart himself ... For my first piano concerto, he assigned me Mozart’s 23rd, in A major, one of the most perfect pieces ever written ... But privilege and Mozart have a fascinating, fraught relationship ... The Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni ... ....

Seaglass Theater Co. will present 'The Lure of the Sea' concert on Aug. 26

The Herald News 22 Aug 2021
Some of his recent role highlights include Count Almaviva in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro, Papageno in The Magic Flute, and Guglielmo in Così fan tutte ... From Mozart’s Clemenza di Tito to Verdi’s Ernani, She has performed and covered a variety of roles in operas ...

Vermont Arts News

Times Argus 21 Aug 2021
Mary Jane Austin, the chorale’s conductor and former pianist, will accompany singers in a program of excerpts from operas such as Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro” and Verdi’s “Rigoletto,” among others ... The operatic, humorous, charming Finale of Mozart’s Divertimento, Hungarian ...

Longgang Opera Week to show ‘Figaro’ and ‘Turandot’

Shenzhen Daily 19 Aug 2021
3, “Le Nozze di Figaro” (concert version) Sept ... “Le Nozze di Figaro,” Mozart’s chaotic whirlwind of mistaken identities and twists and turns, is a comedy that takes place on a single crazy day — the wedding day of Figaro and Susanna.

Music Review: Although shortened, the Boston Symphony Orchestra's Tanglewood season 'saved our souls for the year'

The Berkshire Eagle 16 Aug 2021
...Figaro Gets a Divorce.”. With a story very loosely derived from Rossini’s “Barber of Seville” and Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro,” Langer’s score places the accordion, rarely seen in symphonic music, front and center, augmented by bongos, maracas, flutes, piccolo and celeste.

Review: An astounding singer lifts Long Beach Opera’s ‘Killing Jar’ at the Ford

The Los Angeles Times 16 Aug 2021
Long Beach Opera is on the move, although it is too soon to say to what or where or when ... Saved, too, was an enticingly frenzied double-bill of monodramas mounted at the Ford over the weekend ... Advertisement ... A three-minute snippet of redemption at the end of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” is repeated nonstop for 12 merciless hours ... Advertisement.

Berkshire Opera Festival hopes to bring laughs with fully-staged production of 'Falstaff'

The Berkshire Eagle 13 Aug 2021
Onstage. What. Giuseppe Verdi’s comic opera “Falstaff,” sung in Italian with projected English translations ... Who ... Where. Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St., Great Barrington. When ... She was also the Countess in now defunct Berkshire Opera Company’s 2008 production of Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro” (The Marriage of Figaro) at the Colonial Theatre.

Design Core Detroit Announces Programming for 2021 Edition of Detroit Month of Design

Cadillac News 10 Aug 2021
DETROIT, Aug ... A full schedule for Detroit Month of Design is available here. EXHIBITIONS. Cranbrook Chair Show ... NEXT.SPACE ... BLISS is a soul-soothing paean by acclaimed Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson, replaying an excerpt of Mozart's Marriage of Figaro to create the feeling of an eternal looped moment of repentance and grace, Dates & Details ... .

Review: San Diego Symphony opens $85 million new venue, Rady Shell at Jacobs Park, with ...

The Polk County Standard Journal 08 Aug 2021
That made the symphony's return and the delayed debut of The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park a doubly welcome cause for anticipation and celebration ... Out of the shadows ... Also in attendance ... Several operatic selections, including pieces from Rossini's "The Barber of Seville" and Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro," spotlighted guest singer Ryan Speedo Green.

Aspen’s Opera Whisperer — An Appreciation

Aspen Times 06 Aug 2021
(Carlin Ma / Aspen Music Festival). IF YOU GO. What ... Where ... When ... On one occasion a soprano sang “Porgi amor,” from Mozart’s “Marriage of Figaro.” The Countess’ laments her feeling abandoned by the Count ... As with the soprano in Mozart, the baritone sounded fine as he sang Britten’s setting of Melville’s ballad, but he wasn’t internalizing the situation ... .

Arts festival continues through sweltering summer

China Daily 02 Aug 2021
Violinist Chai Liang and organist Shen Yuan will play at the concert ... They will present a concert version of The Marriage of Figaro, a comic opera in four acts by Mozart ...