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examiner.com
'New SFMOMA' is a hugely impressive museumof view. Having suffered through "rebranding" at the Asian Art Museum (with a $
'New SFMOMA' is a hugely impressive museum
examiner.com / Posted 11 hours ago
of view. Having suffered through "rebranding" at the Asian Art Museum (with a $600,000 logo of the upside-down "A") and the San Francisco Opera (a million-dollar squished word "opera" as the company emblem, corrected by David Gockley with the free... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Purple reignperfect opening-night fare. The Latin funk band playing the afterparty at Publi
Purple reign
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
perfect opening-night fare. The Latin funk band playing the afterparty at Public Works tiptoed gently into "Purple Rain." San Francisco Opera General Director Designate Matthew Shilvock at the War Memorial Opera House. Photo: Simon Pauly Also... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Rake’s Progress’ combines talents of Stravinsky, Auden and Hockneyin ourselves.” Pittsburgh Opera now owns the Hockney production, which was acq
‘Rake’s Progress’ combines talents of Stravinsky, Auden and Hockney
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
in ourselves.” Pittsburgh Opera now owns the Hockney production, which was acquired for just the cost of trucking when San Francisco Opera decided it could no longer afford to store it. Hahn says it arrived in the summer of 2014 in excellent... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Wagner fans eager for Washington National Opera's first-ever 'Ring' Cyclefunding ran out for a full "Ring"; "Gotterdammerung" was presented only in conc
Wagner fans eager for Washington National Opera's first-ever 'Ring' Cycle
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
funding ran out for a full "Ring"; "Gotterdammerung" was presented only in concert form in 2009. The project's co-producer, San Francisco Opera, staged the complete cycle two years later. The director's distinctive production, with set design by... Read more
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examiner.com
Hyperion’s project to record Liszt songs advances to its fourth (final?) volumeto her in recitals, in concert performances with the San Francisco Symphony, an
Hyperion’s project to record Liszt songs advances to its fourth (final?) volume
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
to her in recitals, in concert performances with the San Francisco Symphony, and in the War Memorial Opera House with the San Francisco Opera. She commands a broad repertoire that allows her to avoid “type casting;” and, regardless of repertoire,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ian Kyer: The man who wants to save Antonio SalieriOn Friday night, San Francisco Opera’s Adler Fellows will be presenting a premi
Ian Kyer: The man who wants to save Antonio Salieri
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
On Friday night, San Francisco Opera’s Adler Fellows will be presenting a premiere of a new singspiel entitled Setting the Record Straight: Mozart and Salieri Redux, exploring the relationship between these two musicians made most famous by the movie... Read more
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express
Opera reviews: Jenufa and Roberto Devereuxtone, despite the restraints of singing from the score. The effect when Mattil
Opera reviews: Jenufa and Roberto Devereux
express / Posted 5 days ago
tone, despite the restraints of singing from the score. The effect when Mattila abandons score and takes to the stage in San Francisco Opera’s production in June, with Swedish star Malin Bystrom in the title role, should be sensational. Those... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Opera gala patrons go mod for new British general directorwhere all the go-go boots in the Bay Area were on Wednesday night, San Francisc
Opera gala patrons go mod for new British general director
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
where all the go-go boots in the Bay Area were on Wednesday night, San Francisco City Hall had the run on them at the San Francisco Opera’s A Nod to Mod Ball. The ball, hosted by the San Francisco Opera Guild, was a celebration of the Opera’s... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Russian to the operadesigner Vasily Vein , who has designed gowns for Russian socialites Tatiana Sh
Russian to the opera
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
designer Vasily Vein , who has designed gowns for Russian socialites Tatiana Shesterneva and Anjelika Koulebakina attending San Francisco Opera galas. In the past few years, Iolanta has made a major international comeback all over the world,... Read more
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examiner.com
Next month the ‘action’ will begin on Friday eveningMay 8. The event page has hyperlinks for tickets for both of the performances.
Next month the ‘action’ will begin on Friday evening
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
May 8. The event page has hyperlinks for tickets for both of the performances. Tickets may also be purchased by calling the San Francisco Opera Box Office at 415-864-3330. Tickets will also be available at the door one hour before each show... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Brian Asawa, first in a wave of countertenors, deadfront of a “new wave of countertenors returning to opera companies nationwide,”
Brian Asawa, first in a wave of countertenors, dead
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
front of a “new wave of countertenors returning to opera companies nationwide,” David Gockley, the general director of the San Francisco Opera, said in a statement. Christine Bullin, now the director of the men’s vocal ensemble Chanticleer, was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzanian Wins Key Environmental Prizeprotecting the environment and their communities. The winners were awarded at
Tanzanian Wins Key Environmental Prize
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
protecting the environment and their communities. The winners were awarded at an invitation-only ceremony yesterday at the San Francisco Opera House. "The only winner from the African continent, Mr Edward Loure, is a Tanzanian, who has led a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
New Rochelle Opera Gala Honors Met Soprano, Maestrohas performed more than 50 roles with leading opera companies throughout the wo
New Rochelle Opera Gala Honors Met Soprano, Maestro
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 11 days ago
has performed more than 50 roles with leading opera companies throughout the world, including the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Vienna State Opera, Paris Opera, Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, Hamburg State Opera, Glyndebourne... Read more
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Business Wire
Goldman Environmental Prize Honors Six Heroes of the Environmentand their communities. The winners will be awarded the Prize at an invitation-
Goldman Environmental Prize Honors Six Heroes of the Environment
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
and their communities. The winners will be awarded the Prize at an invitation-only ceremony today at 5:30 p.m. at the San Francisco Opera House (this event will be live streamed online at www.goldmanprize.org/ceremony). A ceremony at the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Brainiaxistil 9pm). 1000 Oak St., Oakland. (510) 318-8400. www.museumca.org Chamber Work
Brainiaxis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
til 9pm). 1000 Oak St., Oakland. (510) 318-8400. www.museumca.org Chamber Works @ Taube Atrium Theater Musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra curate two eclectic and intimate nights of music and song featuring the 2016 San Francisco... Read more
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examiner.com
SF Opera Lab will go to the movies and provide live musicinnovative approach to using the new Taube Atrium Theater of the Diane B. Wilse
SF Opera Lab will go to the movies and provide live music
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
innovative approach to using the new Taube Atrium Theater of the Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera. It will not involve any San Francisco Opera musicians (neither vocalists nor instrumentalists); and, indeed, its only connection to opera is so... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge native joins BRSO in Masterworks season finaleOpera in more than 100 performances and eight of the opera’s “Live! in HD” prod
Baton Rouge native joins BRSO in Masterworks season finale
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Opera in more than 100 performances and eight of the opera’s “Live! in HD” productions. She also has sung with the San Francisco Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Opera National de Paris, Santa Fe Opera, Grand Theatre de Geneve and Dutch... Read more
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examiner.com
Tenor Thorsett and hornist Rivard make for a dynamic duo at ChamberWORKSLast night the SF Opera Lab series of performances currently being presented by
Tenor Thorsett and hornist Rivard make for a dynamic duo at ChamberWORKS
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
Last night the SF Opera Lab series of performances currently being presented by the San Francisco Opera (SFO) at the Taube Atrium Theater of the Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera offered the first of two chamber music recitals given the collective... Read more
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examiner.com
April 2016 will conclude with a Sunday of more diverse choicesMcAllister Street (directly above Herbst Theatre). Single tickets are being sol
April 2016 will conclude with a Sunday of more diverse choices
examiner.com / Posted 21 days ago
McAllister Street (directly above Herbst Theatre). Single tickets are being sold for $30, and they may be purchased at the San Francisco Opera Box Office in the lobby of the War Memorial Opera House at 301 Van Ness Avenue on the northwest corner of... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Best bets3pm. Thru April 17. 215 Jackson St. 255-8207. www.42ndstmoon.org Chamber Works
Best bets
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
3pm. Thru April 17. 215 Jackson St. 255-8207. www.42ndstmoon.org Chamber Works @ Taube Atrium Theater Musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra curate two eclectic and intimate nights of music and song featuring the 2016 San Francisco... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
S.F. Armory gets OK to produce concerts — with restrictionsstage plays, raves and smaller concerts. The brick, castle-like building, built
S.F. Armory gets OK to produce concerts — with restrictions
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
stage plays, raves and smaller concerts. The brick, castle-like building, built in 1912, has also hosted prizefights and San Francisco Opera rehearsals. Before all the whipping began, the building was used by other filmmakers, including the Bay... Read more
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examiner.com
S.F. Opera’s IT man redefines it at Grand CanyonToday San Francisco Opera Chief Information Officer Jarrod Bell will drive to t
S.F. Opera’s IT man redefines it at Grand Canyon
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
Today San Francisco Opera Chief Information Officer Jarrod Bell will drive to the south rim of the Grand Canyon. For Bell today will be no day of leisure and “IT” becomes a pronoun describing an adventure. Upon arrival, Bell will jump out of his car,... Read more
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examiner.com
SF Opera Lab confronts the enigmatic challenge of ‘Svadba-Wedding’was, indeed, scored for six female voices performing without instrumental accom
SF Opera Lab confronts the enigmatic challenge of ‘Svadba-Wedding’
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
was, indeed, scored for six female voices performing without instrumental accompaniment. All six of them were making their San Francisco Opera debuts: Jacqueline Woodley, Liesbeth Devos, Laura Albino, Pauline Sikirdji, Andrea Ludwig, and Krisztina... Read more
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The Daily Review
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Labyou go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadb
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Lab
The Daily Review / Posted 25 days ago
you go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadba-Wedding," which opened Saturday in a San Francisco Opera Lab production at the company's new Taube Atrium Theater. Based on folk traditions of the composer's... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Labyou go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadb
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Lab
Oakland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
you go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadba-Wedding," which opened Saturday in a San Francisco Opera Lab production at the company's new Taube Atrium Theater. Based on folk traditions of the composer's... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Labyou go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadb
'Svadba-Wedding' perfect match for SF Opera Lab
The Fremont Argus / Posted 25 days ago
you go. That's one of the endearing aspects of Ana Sokolovic's luminous "Svadba-Wedding," which opened Saturday in a San Francisco Opera Lab production at the company's new Taube Atrium Theater. Based on folk traditions of the composer's... Read more
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examiner.com
Black Box Baroque will present another fully-staged Handel opera productionfor Staatsopera Stuttgart, staged by Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito, document
Black Box Baroque will present another fully-staged Handel opera production
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
for Staatsopera Stuttgart, staged by Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito, documented on video and subsequently staged by the San Francisco Opera, made some very clever use of mirrors (not to mention at least one furniture-smashing tantrum). Once one... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube TheaterChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett,
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube Theater
Oakland Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
ChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett, soprano Julie Adams and musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. On April 7, Thorsett joins S.F. Opera concertmaster Kay Stern, cellist Emil Miland,... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube TheaterChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett,
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube Theater
The Fremont Argus / Posted 28 days ago
ChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett, soprano Julie Adams and musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. On April 7, Thorsett joins S.F. Opera concertmaster Kay Stern, cellist Emil Miland,... Read more
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The Daily Review
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube TheaterChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett,
ChamberWORKS debuts in S.F. Opera's new intimate Taube Theater
The Daily Review / Posted 28 days ago
ChamberWORKS, featuring two nights of music and song with tenor Brian Thorsett, soprano Julie Adams and musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra. On April 7, Thorsett joins S.F. Opera concertmaster Kay Stern, cellist Emil Miland,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Swordfighting, poetry and humor fill 'Cyrano'right. The choreography by its nature is meant to be meticulous, exciting." Ri
Swordfighting, poetry and humor fill 'Cyrano'
Oakland Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
right. The choreography by its nature is meant to be meticulous, exciting." Rider, who was fight choreographer for San Francisco Opera for years, and who has choreographed stage fights around the world, said Crane, and Kelley, have it... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtasticApril 23. 2120 Allston Way, Berkeley. 282-3055. www.themarsh.org Chamber Works
Artastic
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
April 23. 2120 Allston Way, Berkeley. 282-3055. www.themarsh.org Chamber Works @ Taube Atrium Theater Musicians of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra curate two eclectic and intimate nights of music and song featuring the 2016 San Francisco... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonic
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week
Oakland Tribune / Posted a month ago
$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonicchoir.org. HERE COMES THE BRIDE: The new San Francisco Opera Lab has a work coming up that has a clattering, exciting (and perhaps a bit confusing?) aura about it.... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonic
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week
The Fremont Argus / Posted a month ago
$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonicchoir.org. HERE COMES THE BRIDE: The new San Francisco Opera Lab has a work coming up that has a clattering, exciting (and perhaps a bit confusing?) aura about it.... Read more
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The Daily Review
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonic
Cheryl North: Music that moves you in many different ways is coming this week
The Daily Review / Posted a month ago
$25-$35; www.brownpapertickets.org. Information: 408-995-3318, sanjosesymphonicchoir.org. HERE COMES THE BRIDE: The new San Francisco Opera Lab has a work coming up that has a clattering, exciting (and perhaps a bit confusing?) aura about it.... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Tuesday, March 27, CalendarMessiah features the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the Orchestra at Temple Square, a
Tuesday, March 27, Calendar
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Messiah features the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the Orchestra at Temple Square, and soloists from the Metropolitan Opera and San Francisco Opera, with Mack Wilberg conducting. Bring your own score and join the choir in the chorus portions of the... Read more
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examiner.com
SFO Orchestra musicians to play eclectic chamber music for SF Opera LabThe third production in the SF Opera Lab series of concerts being presented by
SFO Orchestra musicians to play eclectic chamber music for SF Opera Lab
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
The third production in the SF Opera Lab series of concerts being presented by San Francisco Opera (SFO) between March and May will feature musicians of the SFO Orchestra performing in two chamber music recitals given the collective title... Read more
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Deseret News
Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square to present Handel’s 'Messiah'Appleby, tenor soloist, will appear this year for return engagements at the New
Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square to present Handel’s 'Messiah'
Deseret News / Posted 1 months ago
Appleby, tenor soloist, will appear this year for return engagements at the New York Metropolitan Opera and have his San Francisco Opera debut. With a voice described as “vocally robust,” Joseph Barron, a bass-baritone, has appeared in... Read more
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examiner.com
Edward Nelson brings some new perspectives to his ‘songbook’ SFP SalonSalons at the Hotel Rex series of one-hour informal recitals. The featured arti
Edward Nelson brings some new perspectives to his ‘songbook’ SFP Salon
examiner.com / Posted 1 months ago
Salons at the Hotel Rex series of one-hour informal recitals. The featured artist was Edward Nelson, the second of two San Francisco Opera Adler Fellow baritones to perform in this season’s programs. (The first was Efraín Solís, who gave the... Read more

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