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Candid Concert Opera Chicago to Present COSI FAN TUTTE, 5/9-10Candid Concert Opera Chicago to Present COSI FAN TUTTE, 5/9-10
April 17, 2014

Candid Concert Opera Chicago presents Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Così fan tutte. An ingenious mix of poignant drama and hilarious farce, Così fan tutte follows two young soldiers who disguise their ide... (more...)


Tenor Michael Fabiano Wins 2014 Richard Tucker AwardTenor Michael Fabiano Wins 2014 Richard Tucker Award
April 10, 2014

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation has announced that Michael Fabiano - 'the tenor that we have all been waiting for' (San Francisco Classical Voice) - is the winner of the 2014 Richard Tucker Award.... (more...)


Joyce DiDonato to Star in Her First Met Performances of Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA, Beg. 4/21Joyce DiDonato to Star in Her First Met Performances of Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA, Beg. 4/21
April 09, 2014

Mezzo-soprano star Joyce DiDonato will sing her first Met performances of one of her signature roles, the winsome heroine of Rossini's adaptation of the Cinderella story, La Cenerentola, beginning Apr... (more...)


LA TRAVIATA at bergenPAC to Feature NJ Residents, 4/6LA TRAVIATA at bergenPAC to Feature NJ Residents, 4/6
April 03, 2014

When the curtain rises in the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's new production La Traviata, the audience will recognize several familiar faces on the stage. The New Jersey Association of Veris... (more...)


The Verismo Opera Presents LA TRAVIATA with Sets From the New York City Opera, 4/6The Verismo Opera Presents LA TRAVIATA with Sets From the New York City Opera, 4/6
March 19, 2014

When the curtain opens and the lights strike the stage on April 6, the New York City Opera will be seen in the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's new production of Giuseppe Verdi's La Traviata.... (more...)


Patricia Racette and Marcelo Alvarez to Sing Leading Roles in the Met's ANDREA CHENIER, Beg. 3/24Patricia Racette and Marcelo Alvarez to Sing Leading Roles in the Met's ANDREA CHENIER, Beg. 3/24
March 04, 2014

Beginning March 24, three Met stars will sing their first company performances of the leading roles in Andrea Chénier, Giordano's tragic love story set during the French Revolution. Gianandrea Noseda ... (more...)


North Carolina Opera Presents RUSALKA, 3/30North Carolina Opera Presents RUSALKA, 3/30
February 26, 2014

North Carolina Opera, under the leadership of General Director Eric Mitchko and Artistic Director & Principal Conductor Timothy Myers, presents Antonín Dvorák's Rusalka in Meymandi Concert Hall at the... (more...)


NC Opera to Present RUSALKA, 3/30NC Opera to Present RUSALKA, 3/30
February 26, 2014

North Carolina Opera, under the leadership of General Director Eric Mitchko and Artistic Director & Principal Conductor Timothy Myers, presents Antonín Dvorák's Rusalka in Meymandi Concert Hall at the... (more...)


43rd Annual George London Foundation Awards Competition for Opera Singers Announces Winners43rd Annual George London Foundation Awards Competition for Opera Singers Announces Winners
February 22, 2014

The winners of the 43rd annual George London Foundation Awards Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers were announced at the conclusion of the competition's final round this evening,... (more...)


Long Beach Opera to Present the Southern California Debut of THE DEATH OF KLINGHOFFER, 3/16-22Long Beach Opera to Present the Southern California Debut of THE DEATH OF KLINGHOFFER, 3/16-22
February 19, 2014

Perhaps the most controversial opera of the 20th century makes its Southern California debut when Long Beach Opera (LBO) stages John Adams' The Death of Klinghoffer on March 16 and March 22 at the Ter... (more...)


HGO Awards 1st Place to D'Ana Lombard in the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young SingersHGO Awards 1st Place to D'Ana Lombard in the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers
January 31, 2014

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) has announced the winners for the 26th Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers that took place the evening of January 30 at the Wortham Theater Center's Cullen ... (more...)


Canadian Opera Company Announces 2014/2015 Season, Including FALSTAFF and MoreCanadian Opera Company Announces 2014/2015 Season, Including FALSTAFF and More
January 15, 2014

The Canadian Opera Company unveiled a season dominated by the most important, respected and talked-about artists working on the operatic world stage today at a public launch of its 2014/2015 season at... (more...)


Seattle Opera Announces Finalists for 2014 International Wagner CompetitionSeattle Opera Announces Finalists for 2014 International Wagner Competition
January 06, 2014

General Director Speight Jenkins announced the singers selected for Seattle Opera's popular International Wagner Competition on August 7, 2014, where emerging artists will go head-to-head American Ido... (more...)


Saimir Pirgu to Return to Los Angeles OperaSaimir Pirgu to Return to Los Angeles Opera
December 27, 2013

Over the past decade, Albanian tenor SAIMIR PIRGU has become an indispensable part of musical life here and abroad. During this time, audiences have witnessed his development from a highly-gifted fle... (more...)


LA Opera Presents LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR, 3/15-4/6LA Opera Presents LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR, 3/15-4/6
December 19, 2013

(Los Angeles) December 19, 2013 — General Director Plácido Domingo announced updated details for LA Opera's first production of Lucia di Lammermoor since 2003. Conducted by Music Director James Conlon... (more...)


David Carpenter Presents Scenes from Opera THE AGE OF INNOCENCE TodayDavid Carpenter Presents Scenes from Opera THE AGE OF INNOCENCE Today
November 17, 2013

Scenes from the opera, 'The Age of Innocence,' music and libretto by David Carpenter, will be performed at Christ and St. Stephen's Church, 120 W. 69th Street in Manhattan, today, November 17th at 3pm... (more...)


Opera San Jose to Present Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETELOpera San Jose to Present Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL
October 29, 2013

Opera San Jose? (OSJ) continues its 30th Anniversary Season with Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. This enduring fairy tale of lost children, candy treats, and an evil witch comes to life for... (more...)


New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Accepting Applications for International Vocal Competition; Deadline Set for 11/1New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Accepting Applications for International Vocal Competition; Deadline Set for 11/1
October 23, 2013

New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Artistic Director Lucine Amara reminds vocalists of all ages around the globe to apply now to the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Annual International V... (more...)


David Carpenter to Present Scenes from Opera THE AGE OF INNOCENCE, 11/17David Carpenter to Present Scenes from Opera THE AGE OF INNOCENCE, 11/17
October 21, 2013

Scenes from the opera, 'The Age of Innocence,' music and libretto by David Carpenter, will be performed at Christ and St. Stephen's Church, 120 W. 69th Street in Manhattan, Sunday, November 17th at 3p... (more...)


New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Presents SUOR ANGELICA and CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Beg. TodayNew Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Presents SUOR ANGELICA and CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Beg. Today
October 20, 2013

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera (Verismo Opera) celebrates the year of Italian culture in America with its new production of Giacomo Puccini's Suor Angelica and Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleri... (more...)


THE 7 SOPRANOS to Release Debut Album Album 1 November 2013THE 7 SOPRANOS to Release Debut Album Album 1 November 2013
October 14, 2013

In Australia's most anticipated crossover release this year, The 7 Sopranos' sublime, sexy and sophisticated debut and self-titled album will be one to watch. (more...)


New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Accepting Applications for Annual International Vocal CompetitionNew Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Accepting Applications for Annual International Vocal Competition
October 10, 2013

New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Artistic Director Lucine Amara invites vocalists of all ages around the globe to apply now to the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera Annual International V... (more...)


Canadian Opera Opens PETER GRIMES TonightCanadian Opera Opens PETER GRIMES Tonight
October 05, 2013

Arguably the greatest opera of the 20th century, Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes, comes to the Canadian Opera Company this fall for seven performances at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Art... (more...)


A Slice of Italy Coming in Verismo Opera's Suor Angelica, Cavalleria Rusticana to the bergenPACA Slice of Italy Coming in Verismo Opera's Suor Angelica, Cavalleria Rusticana to the bergenPAC
September 30, 2013

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera (Verismo Opera) pays tribute in its 24th season to the Year of Italian Culture in the United States with the double bill of Giacomo Puccini's sentimental tr... (more...)


Verismo Opera to Host Open House this Week, 9/7Verismo Opera to Host Open House this Week, 9/7
September 04, 2013

The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera launches its 24th season with Love, Comedy, Obsession & Murder at its open house in celebration of the year of Italian culture in America. Artistic Directo... (more...)



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