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Nina Simone: gifted, black and Desert Island Discs’ most selected artist in 2022

The Observer 11 Sep 2023
While extracts from Handel’s Messiah and Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro remain the most popular choices across the programme’s 81-year history, rock and pop are now more popular than classical music, with Ghost Town by the Specials and Sultans of Swing by Dire Straits topping the most popular song selections since 2020 ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Mozart.

Expanding possibilities for Filipino talent

Manila Standard 05 Sep 2023
Figaro! Figaro!!. Marasigan perceived Figaro! Figaro!! as an opportunity for Filipino talents to perform in an opera, even if the production was just an abridged version of Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, staged back-to-back in one night ... * * * ... It’s the tech area ... Francisco M. Galvero Jr ... .

Business tools to help with social media

Pauls Valley Democrat 31 Aug 2023
The Pauls Valley Chamber of Commerce is planning to soon host a Lunch & Learn session on social media ... Wednesday, Sept. 13 at the chamber office, 112 East Paul ... ••• ... The Garvin County Choral Society and Sinfonietta is also planning another performance – Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro on the Ranch” set for a 7 p.m. start Sept ... ••• ... ••• ... .

Orchestra celebrates the nation's musical youth 28 Aug 2023
Pianists and twin sisters Shi Wei and Shi Rong will play Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro Overture, Concerto for Two Pianos and Piano Concerto No 10 in E-Flat Major, K365, as well as Tchaikovsky's Manfred Symphony, Op 58, under the baton of Xia Xiaotang in a concert on April 7, 2024, at the same venue ... Tan will conduct ... .

How CCP's 'Figaro! Figaro!!' came about

Manila Bulletin 24 Aug 2023
... Center of the Philippines goes out of the box again with the back-to-back abridged versions in Filipino of Gioachino Rossini's "The Barber of Seville" and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" for the second installment of its newly-minted CCP Out-Of-The Box Series.

The Maestro returns: Zubin Mehta in Mumbai

Indian Express 24 Aug 2023
1 (Titan), an ambitious piece by the famed Jewish composer from Austria ... He climbed the podium and opened with the Indian national anthem and conducted the rest of the concert \u2013 Mozart\u2019s Overture to The Marriage of Figaro, Schubert\u2019s Symphony no 8 \u2018Unfinished\u2019, and Mahler\u2019s \u2018Titan\u2019 \u2013 sitting in a chair ... .

Tickets still around for big show

Pauls Valley Democrat 23 Aug 2023
Tickets continue to be available for a concert event the likes of which have probably never been seen before in Pauls Valley ... 28 at the Pauls Valley High School auditorium ... The Garvin County Choral Society and Sinfonietta is also planning another performance – Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro on the Ranch” set for a 7 p.m ... .

Figaro! Figaro!! in Filipino

Manila Standard 22 Aug 2023
I’m sure I would have a deeper appreciation for Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, the featured operas in CCP’s newest program featuring unconventional programming for adventurous artists and audiences ... of Figaro.

Zubin Mehta, 87, flicks his legendary baton with Indian orchestra for first time

Hindustan Times 20 Aug 2023
“Khushroo, my friend of 80 years, has been asking me to do this for a long time and I am finally here.” He has been rehearsing with the SOI all week, fine-tuning their renditions of classics including Mozart’s The Marriage Of Figaro, Franz Schubert’s Eighth Symphony and Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 (Titan) ... ....

Opera world split as director reinventions dominate Europe while US, Italy more muted

Black Hills Pioneer 20 Aug 2023
SALZBURG, Austria (AP) — The opera world is split in two ... and parts of Italy are condemned by some cognoscenti as passé. Martin Kušej’s vision of Mozart’s “Le Nozze di Figaro” at the Salzburg Festival includes cocaine-fueled fights, a predator priest, a nearly naked hooker and a basement garage rave. × This page requires Javascript ... kAm“!@C8 ... ....

Figaro! Figaro!!

Manila Bulletin 19 Aug 2023
Beaumarchais’s second play, Le Mariage de Figaro, was the inspiration of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro ... In Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, the journey continues with Figaro being betrothed to Suzanne, the Countess Rosina’s maid, and how Count Almaviva attempts to prevent the couple’s marriage.

The Evolution of Opera: Tradition Meets Contemporary Vision

Beijing Times 18 Aug 2023
At the renowned Salzburg Festival in Austria, Martin Kušej’s interpretation of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” is infused with elements of the contemporary world, including cocaine-induced brawls, controversial priests, risqué characters, and underground raves.

Mozart’s precocious genius will come alive in La finta giardiniera, to be staged by Musica ...

South China Morning Post 17 Aug 2023
However, La finta giardiniera’s emotional range remains fun and entertaining. Although Mozart is best known for his comedies, La finta giardiniera was his only opera buffa composed between La finta semplice of 1768 (produced by Musica Viva in 2021) and the well-known Le nozze di Figaro of 1786.

Choral group keeps pushing forward

Pauls Valley Democrat 16 Aug 2023
For the Garvin County Choral Society and Sinfonietta one show next month centers on the iconic Mozart, while the other is set to bring the headliner power of The Gatlin Brothers in late October ... The next performance by the local choral group is actually Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro on the Ranch” set for a 7 p.m. start Sept ... .

DrAmatic news, from the Heartland?

Pauls Valley Democrat 13 Aug 2023
It also gives me a bit of hope that theater, as an art form, a chronicler of the times in which we live, has not left many behind in the telling of those stories. Dateline ... First up, on September 16th and 18th, it will feature The Marriage of Figaro-On The Ranch. “Mozart’s coming opera, sung in English” in collaboration with East Central University ... .

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