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Music by moonlight: the romantic enchantment of the nocturne

Irish Independent 24 Sep 2022
Nothing to do with the waltz kings of Vienna, he was the father of Richard Strauss, whose catalogue ranges from revolutionary opera — — through the magnificence of his tone poem to his .Strauss the elder was the principal horn player in the orchestra of the Bavarian Court Opera ...

Here’s why South Africans are flocking to Munich

Independent online (SA) 22 Sep 2022
A post shared by Munich ... The Oktoberfest might be one of the well-known tourist attractions in Munich, but there are many other things to explore there, including museums, the Residenz Royal Palace and the Bavarian State Opera, and if cars are your thing, BMW World ... Munich could ...

Kremlin propagandists, an oligarch and an alleged Putin mistress could all face sanctions from Washington

Yahoo Daily News 22 Sep 2022
These are some of the prominent Russians who could face financial sanctions if the U.S ... “We will continue to push against key enablers of Putin's oppression,” Rep ... Putin’s Trifecta Act ... “I’m not aware of a U.S ... Gergiev, once celebrated for his intense conducting style, was dropped by the Munich Philharmonic and New York’s Metropolitan Opera ... ....

Letters for Sept. 18, 2022

The Spokesman-Review 18 Sep 2022
Kudos to Inland Northwest Opera. When I moved to Spokane nearly 15 years ago, I never expected to experience an opera performance of high professional quality akin to those I have seen elsewhere by some of the world’s most renown opera companies ... I can’t wait to see what Inland Northwest Opera has in store in the future.

How two British opera fans saved Jewish refugees from Hitler’s camps

New York Post 17 Sep 2022
Krauss, a music world opportunist, became a favorite of opera-loving Adolf Hitler, who appointed him to head up the Munich State Opera, the most important cultural institution in the Third Reich ... When they returned to London after a weekend at the opera in Munich, Vienna, or ...

Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra tour kicks off in Warsaw

The Telegraph India 29 Jul 2022
Guest performances are scheduled in Munich, Berlin and Hamburg in August ... She has also conducted at major opera houses, including Covent Garden in London, the Bavarian State Opera in Munich and the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow ... Several members of the orchestra commented on the project in an emotional video blog on the Metropolitan Opera website.

Conductor falls and dies in the middle of performance at top Munich opera house

The Mirror 24 Jul 2022
While deaths at the conductor's podium are rare, Stefan Soltesz, 73, is the fourth conductor to collapse mid-performance at the National Theatre since the early 1900s ... .

Austrian conductor dead after collapse at German opera

Eye Witness News 23 Jul 2022
Stefan Soltesz died after collapsing while conducting a performance in Munich, the city's opera house said ... .

Airbnb Heritage Tour seeks 6 travellers for epic railway adventure across Europe - and you ...

Independent online (SA) 13 Jul 2022
... to explore the baroque and beer-loving city of Munich. You will then travel from Munich to the Baltic coast, where hotelier Kevin, his opera director partner Till, and their dog Lucky will be waiting to welcome you to their charming 19th-century castle.Behren-Lübchin, Germany.

A Post 4th of July Reality Check, by Jean Ranc

The Unz Review 05 Jul 2022
Behold ... Petersburg, where she declared.. “In Ukraine, we fight against Western neo-colonial hegemony.” ... K ... Mettan ... 573-4. (Compare with the Metropolitan Opera’s firing of the Russian soprano, Anna Netrebko and the Munich Philharmonic’s sacking of its Russian director, Valery Gergiev, because they wouldn’t denounce the military intervention in Ukraine.).

Europe festivals and events for July

Stars and Stripes 01 Jul 2022
Tyrolean Festspiele, opera and chamber music, July 7-24 ... Salzburg Festival, drama, opera and cultural events, July 18-Aug ... Opernplatzfest, festival in front of opera, through July 1. MUNICH. Munich Film Festival, through July 2 ... MUNICH ... MUNICH ... MUNICH. Klassic am Odeonsplatz, open air performances by the Munich Philharmonic, July 9-10 ... MUNICH ... MUNICH ... MUNICH.

Review: ‘The Devils of Loudun’ Offers No Escape From Horror

New York Times 29 Jun 2022
In Munich, the Bavarian State Opera’s annual festival opens with Krzysztof Penderecki’s harrowing account of demonic possession and pervasive evil ... .

Hindus urge Germany's Bayerische Staatsoper to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

MENA FN 14 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - AOL Mail) Hindus are urging Bayerische Staatsoper (Bavarian State Opera) in Munich (Germany) to discard its upcoming production of –La Bayad–re–; scheduled for May-June 2023; which they ... .

RI singer to perform in Met Opera's big-screen 'Hamlet'

The Providence Journal 27 May 2022
“I'll be going to Europe to sing as part of a production of [George Frederic] "Handel’s Solomon" and then I will be making my debut in some important opera houses over there, including the Frankfurt Opera, along with one in Munich," he says. "Those are the big ...

Everyone’s Cards Are on the Table in Lewandowski’s Transfer Saga

Modesto Bee 16 May 2022
Robert Lewandowski wants out. Bayern Munich wants him to play out his contract. It all adds up to another major summer soap opera involving a world-class talent. View the original Click to Continue » ... .
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