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Music review: Opera a la Mozart

Mozart was quite famous as an opera composer...snatches of tunes from earlier operas by Mozart as the orchestra played the music. When...In this otherwise grim presentation, Mozart provided a bit of humor now and then. Translators...
More than Mozart

...Lennon and McCartney. Plant and Page. Mozart and Da Ponte. Da who? Even classical...Lorenzo Da Ponte was instrumental in helping Mozart reach the top of his game within the operatic...what makes this production accessible is Mozart's music, Miller said. "His music...
JLO launches 40th anniversary season with 'Don Giovanni'

Juneau Lyric Opera will present "Don Giovanni," an opera in two acts with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Italian libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte, on April 24 and 25 at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center."Don Giovanni," widely...
Piecing together Mozart:

...Parry Moore would attend the annual Mostly Mozart Festival, a month-long tribute to the...She considers her latest project, "Mozart Reimagined," an homage of the same sort...Marriage of Figaro." The work stars Mozart himself, played by Ishmael Hope, wandering...
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Home grown talent

...Church Tuesday evening to hear a piano concert by Kyle Farley-Robinson, a 13-year-old local student who performed works by Mozart, Brahms and Rachmaninoff. Robinson played the first two selections of his ambitious program from memory, using sheet music...
Young piano student to perform public concert

...Tuesday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m., at Northern Lights United Church. Farley-Robinson, 13, will play selections by Mozart, Brahms and Rachmaninoff.Piano teacher Mary DeSmet, who has been teaching Farley-Robinson since he was 7, said her student's...
Opera performs Mozart's version of Handel's 'Messiah' for the first time

...Orchestra joins in for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's re-orchestration of the Georg Fridrich...the first year that the opera has tried Mozart's version, notable for its layered...Orchestra, envisioning a classical, Mozart-style orchestra. It played its first...
Opera to perform Mozart's 'Grand Mass'

...30 p.m. at Chapel by the Lake. The Festival will feature Mozart's "Grand Mass in C minor" and is directed by Dr. Byron...for the one-night performance. The C minor mass is one of Mozart's most well-known pieces and is incomplete, missing part...
'Traviata' role a benchmark for local soprano

...audiences have had an opportunity to experience Puccini's "Tosca," Rossini's "Barber of Seville," Bizet's "Carmen" and Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro," among other operatic classics. Now we're about to add Verdi's "La Traviata" to that list...
Juneau Empire Online Entertainment: Mozart's Requiem 7/17/97

...culminates Saturday with the performance of Mozart's "Requiem." PHOTO COURTESY OF WONDER RUSSELL Mozart's Requiem Many misconceptions surround...EMPIRE Some of the legend surrounding Mozart's ``Requiem'' is true: The young...


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