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The Classical Music NetworkConcertoNetNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sadko: “Song of India” (arr. P. Bateman) – The Snow Maiden: “The Snow Maiden's Aria” – The Golden Cockerel: “Hymn to the Sun” – “The Queen of Shemakha's Seduction Aria” – “Oriental Romance” from The Rose and the ...and more »
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 2:33 pm
Villain and heroine: The real-life husband
Los Angeles TimesVillain and heroine: The real-life husband and wife onstage in 'Tales of Hoffmann'Los Angeles TimesOn Saturday, the couple begin a six-performance run of Los Angeles Opera's production of Jacques Offenbach's “The Tales of Hoffmann,” conducted by Placido Domingo. Both Damrau and Testé have been fighting bronchitis the last few months, so Damrau ...
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 12:23 pm
Weekend Preview USA (3/24-26): Diana Damrau,
OperaWireWeekend Preview USA (3/24-26): Diana Damrau, Plácido Domingo & Vittorio Grigolo Open “Les Contes d'Hoffmann” at ...OperaWireVittorio Grigolo, Diana Damrau and Plácido Domingo are set to lead the way in "The Tales of Hoffmann" at Los Angeles Opera this weekend. Posted By: David Salazar March 24, 2017. Diana Damrau, Vittorio Grigolo, and Plácido Domingo will take the opera ...
Posted on 23 March 2017 | 9:00 pm
Diana Damrau and Nicolas Testé to Join
Diana Damrau and Nicolas Testé to Join Plácido Domingo and Sondra Radvanovsky at LA OperaBroadway WorldGeneral Director Plácido Domingo announced today that soprano Diana Damrau and bass-baritone Nicolas Testé will join him and Sondra Radvanovsky for a one-night-only concert on April 1, 2017, to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the ...
Posted on 20 March 2017 | 7:16 pm
LACC Honors Legendary Opera Star, Placido
Pasadena IndependentLACC Honors Legendary Opera Star, Placido Domingo, Libaw Family at GalaPasadena IndependentLos Angeles Children's Chorus (LACC), one of the nation's leading choirs, honors three pillars of the arts and philanthropic fields, including opera legend Placido Domingo and philanthropists/Pasadena residents Jo Bufalino Libaw and Shawn D. Libaw, ...
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 9:06 am
The Las Vegas Philharmonic to Back Plácido
Members of The Las Vegas Philharmonic will be backing renowned artist Plácido Domingo and his guest Conductor Maestro Eugene Kohn and guest Soprano Ana Maria Martinez at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on Tuesday, Sept. 15. Plácido Domingo has been ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:26 pm
Pavarotti Coming to Prince Theater … Sort
Some of the biggest names in classical music—the late Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Sondra Radvanovsky, Ekaterina Gubanova—are coming to Philly this fall, at least in digital spirit, as the Prince Theater launches yet ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:50 am
A highlight of the evening, chaired by Dr. William Isacoff and Barry Tucker, will be the screening of a video of Richard Tucker and Luciano Pavarotti singing together and will be introduced by Plácido Domingo. The concert will be produced by Barry Tucker ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:15 am
Iranian tenor escaped persecution on way to
"But I had some audio and videotapes of Pavarotti and Placido Domingo." Ghazavi's life took a sudden turn when an Italian tourist happened to hear him singing Scarlatti's "Pieta, Signore," and helped pave his way to study opera in Italy in 2003. After two ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:00 am
Restoring the Legacy of a Composer
BERLIN — When Giacomo Meyerbeer died during rehearsals of his last opera, “L’Africaine,” in 1863, his style of music drama served as a model across Europe. But a combination of anti-Semitism, nationalist aesthetics and financial considerations ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:22 am