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The Mercury News
Why the star of California Symphony’s next concert looks like vacuum cleanerjoined the Symphony in 2013 and was acting concertmaster during the 2016-17 sea
The Mercury News / Posted 12 hours ago
joined the Symphony in 2013 and was acting concertmaster during the 2016-17 season. She’s also been a member of the San Francisco Opera’s first violin section since 2011. A native of Glendale, California, Cho lives in Petaluma with her... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
A Breathtaking ELEKTRA at San Francisco Opera. Categorythe English spelling, while Elektra is the German spelling used by Strauss and
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted yesterday
the English spelling, while Elektra is the German spelling used by Strauss and his librettist Hugo von Hofmannstahl.) In San Francisco Opera’s current production of Strauss’s Elektra, originally directed by Keith Warner when it premiered in... Read more
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Variety
International Newswire: Discovery’s David Zaslav Named as Mipcom Personality of the Yearand the productions are filmed in renowned venues, such as Sheldonian Theater i
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
and the productions are filmed in renowned venues, such as Sheldonian Theater in Oxford, the Teatro alla Scalla, the San Francisco Opera House, and London’s Royal Opera House. PBS, BBC REVEAL CAST OF ‘PRESS’ PBS’ Masterpiece and the BBC have... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Fun in the Imperial PalacePart of the fun of being invited to the San Francisco Opera's opening gala is r
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Part of the fun of being invited to the San Francisco Opera's opening gala is rubbing shoulders with famous socialites. Chilling at the cocktail reception in the War Memorial Opera House last Friday night, Out There spotted Paul and Nancy Pelosi... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Operatic pageantry in season openerThe San Francisco Opera's 95th season opened last week with a Friday night gala
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
The San Francisco Opera's 95th season opened last week with a Friday night gala featuring Puccini's spectacular "Turandot" as the centerpiece. The evening was themed around the Oriental fantasy of the story, and the line between on- and off-stage... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
After vocal setbacks, a powerful new voice for Goerkerepertoire can be witnessed this month at the War Memorial Opera House, where G
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
repertoire can be witnessed this month at the War Memorial Opera House, where Goerke is undertaking the title role in the San Francisco Opera’s powerhouse production of Richard Strauss’ “Elektra.” Actually, “undertaking” is putting it too mildly.... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Opening Night Glitter at the Opera. CategoryOpening Night at the San Francisco Opera is not quite the event it used to be,
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 8 days ago
Opening Night at the San Francisco Opera is not quite the event it used to be, though it still has its share of glitter. However, I can recall opening nights when people who couldn’t afford tickets used to line the streets outside the War Memorial... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF Opera serves up a stunning ‘Elektra’that they become art. The extraordinary production of Richard Strauss’ “Elektr
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
that they become art. The extraordinary production of Richard Strauss’ “Elektra” that opened Saturday night at the San Francisco Opera — a tour de force of musical bravura and theatrical inventiveness — both explores and exemplifies that... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF Opera’s ‘Turandot’ takes flight toward the endbuilt on a foundation of torture and death — become unsustainable. Yet on Frid
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
built on a foundation of torture and death — become unsustainable. Yet on Friday, Sept. 8, when “Turandot” opened the new San Francisco Opera season at the War Memorial Opera House, the last act was the point at which everything came together. All... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
All of the L.A. arts events and exhibitions to check out this fallincluding Julia Bullock and Davóne Tines, with Los Angeles Master Chorale music
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
including Julia Bullock and Davóne Tines, with Los Angeles Master Chorale music director Grant Gershon as conductor. San Francisco Opera, San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center, 301 Van Ness Ave. (415) 864-3330.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area weekend plans? Here are some good ideas (Sept. 7)Andrew Gilbert, Correspondent Raise a glass and sing with S.F. Opera (for free
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
Andrew Gilbert, Correspondent Raise a glass and sing with S.F. Opera (for free): Want an opportunity to preview the new San Francisco Opera season without popping for a pricey seat? Check out the free annual Opera in the Park concert at 1:30... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Arts eventsfun. $95. Thu-Sat thru Sept. 9. Columbus at Broadway. https://www.thespeakeasys
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
fun. $95. Thu-Sat thru Sept. 9. Columbus at Broadway. https://www.thespeakeasysf.com Turandot @ War Memorial Opera House San Francisco Opera's opening season performance of Puccini's opera about princess and a deadly game of wits with her... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
World-Famous Opera Singer Kate Aldrich returns to Maine for performanceit must be said, is indeed “the Carmen of this generation,” as she was describe
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
it must be said, is indeed “the Carmen of this generation,” as she was described by the San Francisco Sentinel after her San Francisco Opera debut. Later this year, Aldrich will travel to Honolulu to perform “Carmen.” “I am really looking... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
San Francisco OperaSingle tickets for 's 2017 Fall Season have been on sale since the end of June,
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
Single tickets for 's 2017 Fall Season have been on sale since the end of June, but there is still time to cherry-pick some exciting shows. Lavish revivals, new productions and a highly anticipated world premiere open and continue... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Arts eventsAve., Oakland. https://www.oaklandlgbtqcenter.org/ Looking Through the Lens @
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
Ave., Oakland. https://www.oaklandlgbtqcenter.org/ Looking Through the Lens @ Diane Wilsey Center for Opera The Glory of San Francisco Opera, Past and Present , an exhibit of historic productions photos from the San Francisco Opera's many... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fall arts 2017: Your guide to a thrilling new seasonfrom the writings of Frederick Douglass, Mark Twain and “Dame Shirley.” The pro
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
from the writings of Frederick Douglass, Mark Twain and “Dame Shirley.” The production is getting its world premiere by San Francisco Opera in November. Meanwhile, Philharmonia Baroque is performing a work devoted to Judas (yes, THAT... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bay Area fall classical concerts balance the old and the newever came to bursting outside the bounds of the tonal system he had mastered so
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
ever came to bursting outside the bounds of the tonal system he had mastered so fluently — makes an overdue return to the San Francisco Opera, with soprano Christine Goerke in the title role. Sept. 9-27. War Memorial Opera House, 301 Van Ness... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
That's a wrap (of the summer season)!Edward Nelson, rising fast since his participation in the Merola Opera and Adle
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
Edward Nelson, rising fast since his participation in the Merola Opera and Adler Fellow Programs and roles at San Francisco Opera, made his self-absorbed enactment of the title role feel totally current. Expressive singing belied his... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Arts events8. 2015 Addison St., Berkeley. www.berkeleyrep.org Looking Through the Lens @
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
8. 2015 Addison St., Berkeley. www.berkeleyrep.org Looking Through the Lens @ Diane Wilsey Center for Opera The Glory of San Francisco Opera, Past and Present, an exhibit of historic productions photos from the San Francisco Opera's many... Read more
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The St. Helena Star
A gala night of opera in St. Helenamore in the chorus than lead roles. "My favorite opera choruses are Aida and P
The St. Helena Star / Posted 28 days ago
more in the chorus than lead roles. "My favorite opera choruses are Aida and Peter Grimes. I sang chorus in Aida with San Francisco Opera in 2010," Austin Frisque said. "It was a highlight!" She and her older sister also promote opera in San... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rob Jordan captures the magic of Bay Area real estate2011, and Jordan was looking for a change of pace. He moved to San Francisco at
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
2011, and Jordan was looking for a change of pace. He moved to San Francisco at the urging of his sister, who sings in the San Francisco Opera Chorus. Jordan lived with her for six months as he set up his photography enterprise. Since then, his... Read more

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