Archive for December 29th, 2012

Dec. 29 2012

01/05/13 – Les Troyens – 12:00PM NOON

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Metropolitan Opera Les Troyens by Hector Berlioz Libretto by Hector Berlioz Sung in French Approximate running time:  5 hrs. 15 min., including 2 intermissions The Met offers a rare opportunity to witness Berlioz’s vast epic, last performed at the Met in 2003. Deborah Voigt, Susan Graham, Brian Hymel, and Dwayne Croft lead the starry cast, portraying characters […]

Dec. 29 2012

Playlist: Dec/29/12

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8:51 PM Josef Strauss — Village Swallows from Austria: Waltz Opus: 164Conductor: Franz Bauer-TheusslEnsemble: Vienna State Opera OrchestraEva Lind, sopranoPhilips, 420246 8:38 PM Benjamin Britten — Gloriana: Choral Dances Opus: 53Conductor: Hilary Davan WettonThe Holst SingersMartyn Hill, tenorThelma Owen, harpHyperion, 66175 8:31 PM Johann Strauss II — Where the Lemon Trees Blossom (Waltz) Opus: 364Conductor: […]