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Date Of Birth:
November 22, 1913
Date Of Death:
December 04, 1976 (63)
Gender: Male
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Benjamin Britten News

Date of Birth: November 22, 1913
Date of Death: December 04, 1976 (63)
Gender: Male

by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

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MasterVoices Presents ST. JOHN PASSION At Carnegie Hall, 2/9MasterVoices Presents ST. JOHN PASSION At Carnegie Hall, 2/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), celebrating its 75th anniversary during the 2016-2017 season, presents St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach on February 9, 2017 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall (57th Street and 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019). (more...)

Center City Holiday Concert Presents Bravo Brass's RUSSIAN CHRISTMAS, 12/17Center City Holiday Concert Presents Bravo Brass's RUSSIAN CHRISTMAS, 12/17
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra presents a "Russian Christmas" with the student brass players of the BRAVO BRASS ensemble. This annual holiday concert takes place on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at The Church of the Holy Trinity located at 1904 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA. Conducted by Paul Bryan, the Director of Bravo Brass who is the Dean of Faculty and Students of the Curtis Institute of Music, Bravo Brass is the all-brass ensemble of the highly regarded Philadelphia Youth Orchestra-one of the few ensembles of its type in the country. (more...)

David M. Lutken to Play Title Role in 'WOODY SEZ' at Seattle RepDavid M. Lutken to Play Title Role in 'WOODY SEZ' at Seattle Rep
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

The internationally acclaimed tale, Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie, is coming to Seattle Repertory Theatre. This musical portrait, featuring Woody's stirring ballads and joyous anthems, celebrates the colorful life and rich musical legacy of America's great folk troubadour. Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie will run January 6- 29, 2017 (opening night is January 11, 2017) in the Bagley Wright Theatre. (more...)

MCCC Chorus and Jazz Band to Present Free ConcertsMCCC Chorus and Jazz Band to Present Free Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

From chestnuts roasting on an open fire to Earth, Wind and Fire, music lovers will have both traditional and contemporary options with two free concerts by Mercer County Community College (MCCC) students. (more...)

SFCM Opera Presents Benjamin Britten's THE TURN OF THE SCREWSFCM Opera Presents Benjamin Britten's THE TURN OF THE SCREW
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) will present Benjamin Britten's dramatic opera masterpiece, The Turn of the Screw, at Caroline H. Hume Concert Hall December 9 and 11. The two performances will feature different casts comprised of SFCM students in a new, fully staged production by Heather Mathews, with the Conservatory Orchestra led by Curt Pajer. (more...)

The Dallas Opera to Present Contemporary Work, SUNKEN GARDEN, During 2017-18 SeasonThe Dallas Opera to Present Contemporary Work, SUNKEN GARDEN, During 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

The Dallas Opera is privileged to announce that TDO will present the United States Premiere of composer Michel van der Aa's critically acclaimed contemporary masterpiece, SUNKEN GARDEN, "a fantastical tale to set the ears and eyes popping" (New York Times headline) during the Texas company's 2017-2018 Season. (more...)

Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Presents RUSSIAN CHRISTMASPhiladelphia Youth Orchestra Presents RUSSIAN CHRISTMAS
by Molly Tracy - Nov 17, 2016

The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra presents a "Russian Christmas" with the student brass players of the BRAVO BRASS ensemble. This annual holiday concert takes place on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at The Church of the Holy Trinity located at 1904 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA. (more...)

Carriageworks Unveils 2017 Artistic ProgramCarriageworks Unveils 2017 Artistic Program
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Carriageworks Director Lisa Havilah tonight unveiled the 2017 Artistic Program for Australia's leading contemporary multi-arts precinct, continuing Carriageworks' commitment to presenting new Australian and international stories, with 67 projects featuring artists from culturally diverse backgrounds. The program is set to further build upon extraordinary audience growth.   (more...)

MasterVoices to Present Bach's ST. JOHN PASSION at Carnegie Hall This WinterMasterVoices to Present Bach's ST. JOHN PASSION at Carnegie Hall This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), celebrating its 75th anniversary during the 2016-2017 season, presents St. John Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach on February 9, 2017 at 7pm at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall (57th Street and 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019). (more...)

Judith Clurman's Essential Voices USA to Release 'SEASON OF LIGHT' Holiday RecordingJudith Clurman's Essential Voices USA to Release 'SEASON OF LIGHT' Holiday Recording
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

Judith Clurman conducts her acclaimed chorus, Essential Voices USA, in Season of Light: Songs of Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chanukah, New Year, the ensemble's fourth recording for Sono Luminus.  (more...)

BWW Review: Pacific Northwest Ballet Shows Sophistication and FlairBWW Review: Pacific Northwest Ballet Shows Sophistication and Flair
by Erica Miner - Nov 9, 2016

The theme running through the sophisticated, contemporary triple bill now in repertoire for PNB is that of yearning (more...)

Bergen Performing Arts Center Presents VIENNA BOYS CHOIRBergen Performing Arts Center Presents VIENNA BOYS CHOIR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2016

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents the Vienna Boys Choir, Friday, December 16, 2016 at 8PM; Purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 201.227.1030. (more...)

Vancouver Chamber Choir to Present Choral-Festival-in-One-Night This NovemberVancouver Chamber Choir to Present Choral-Festival-in-One-Night This November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

The Vancouver Chamber Choir and its family of associated choirs present a Choral-Festival-in-One-Night at 8pm on Saturday, November 19, 2016. (more...)

Central City Opera Features CARMEN, COSI FAN TUTTE and MoreCentral City Opera Features CARMEN, COSI FAN TUTTE and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Central City Opera's 2017 Summer Festival, which runs from July 8 to August 6, 2017, features Bizet's Carmen and Mozart's Così fan tutte in repertory, along with Benjamin Britten's The Burning Fiery Furnace, Douglas Moore's Gallantry, and Amy Beach's Cabildo in shorter runs. Celebrating the company's 85th season, the festival's productions offer a diverse and broad gamut of styles and time periods. (more...)

New Artistic Directors Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy Unveil Adelaide Festival 2017 ProgrammeNew Artistic Directors Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy Unveil Adelaide Festival 2017 Programme
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

The debut Adelaide Festival from Artistic Directors Neil Armfield and Rachel Healy will mark a return to artistic works on a grand scale, with epic opera, theatrical spectacle under the stars and the biggest and most ambitious Festival hub in the event's history all set to dazzle in the 2017 program. (more...)

Pacific Northwest Ballet Steps Forth with BRIEF FLINGPacific Northwest Ballet Steps Forth with BRIEF FLING
by Erica Miner - Oct 24, 2016

'I LOVE TWYLA THARP. She is humor, irreverence, craft, and boogie all rolled into one pint-sized woman.' - Peter Boal, PNB Artistic Director (more...)

Mirror Visions Ensemble to Present WHEN ICICLES HANG BY THE WALL at Sheen CenterMirror Visions Ensemble to Present WHEN ICICLES HANG BY THE WALL at Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

On Tuesday, December 6 at 8:00 p.m., Mirror Visions Ensemble (MVE) presents its winter-inspired program When Icicles Hang by the Wall at the Loreto Theater at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture, as part of the ensemble's 25th anniversary season. The concert features soprano Vira Slywotzky, tenor Scott Murphree, and baritone Mischa Bouvier, together with pianist Grant Wenaus.   (more...)

Christ Church North Adelaide Presents Shirley Gale 15/10Christ Church North Adelaide Presents Shirley Gale 15/10
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

A great treat for lovers of pipe organ music will be the recital given by renowned organist and teacher, Shirley Gale, at Christ Church, North Adelaide at 5pm on Saturday 15 October when Shirley will play a selection of some of her favourite works. (more...)

Brooklyn Art Song Society's 2016-17 Season to Launch This OctoberBrooklyn Art Song Society's 2016-17 Season to Launch This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Brooklyn Art Song Society (BASS) is proud to announce its seventh season, beginning in October of 2017. (more...)

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