Archive for November 17th, 2012

Nov. 17 2012

11/24/12 – Don Carlos – 1:00pm

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Houston Grand Opera Don Carlos by Guiseppe Verdi Libretto by  Joseph Méry and Camille du Locle Sung in French Approximate running time:  3 hours 18 minutes, including two intermissions   Houston Grand Opera presents the Verdi masterpiece in its full five acts and in French. King Philippe II of Spain dissolves his son’s engagement by appropriating […]

Nov. 17 2012

Playlist: Nov/17/12

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8:32 PM Gilbert & Sullivan — The Pirates of Penzance (Selections) Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Welsh National Opera OrchestraWelsh National Opera ChorusJohn Mark Ainsley, tenorRebecca Evans,sopranoRichard Van Allen, bassGillian Knight, contraltoTelarc, 80353 8:00 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan — Te Deum (1872) Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: BBC Concert OrchestraLondon Choral SocietyTeresa Cahill, sopranoMargaret Phillips, organBBC, 203 […]