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  • 02.11.2016 - Piotr Beczala: "Recommended Chicago-area classical concerts" --The Chicago Tribune

  • "Lyric Opera — Donizetti's "Lucia di Lammermoor"': This ever-popular bel canto masterpiece returns with strong singing from the alluring Russian soprano Albina Shagimuratova in the title role, and the compelling Polish tenor Piotr Beczala as her lover, Edgardo. Enrique Mazzola (Lyric debut) conducts. Through Sunday at the Civic Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive; $62-$299; 312-827-5600; www.lyricopera.org"

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  • 02.11.2016 - Thomas Hampson Featured in SiriusXM’s 2016 Holiday Channel Line-up

  • Holiday Pops (via satellite on channel 76) will feature classical Christmas carols and other holiday favorites by the greatest classical musicians of all-time, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Boston Pops, Thomas Hampson, Luciano Pavarotti, The New York Philharmonic, King's College Choir. Saturday, December 24 at 5:00 pm ET Monday, December 26 at 3:00 am ET. For more information, click here.

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  • 02.11.2016 - Joseph Calleja stars as Faust in Boito’s Mefistofele on a new DVD/Blu-ray release from the Bayerische Staatsoper

  • Joseph Calleja stars as Faust in Boito’s Mefistofele on a new DVD/Blu-ray release from the Bayerische Staatsoper and C Major Entertainment. The recording was taken live from the premiere production in 2015, which was designed and directed by Roland Schwab, along with musical direction from conductor Omer Meir Wellber. René Pape sings the title role with Kristine Opolais as Margherita on this must-have video capture, which...

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  • 01.11.2016 - Anna Netrebko to Sing First North American Manon Lescaut at the Metropolitan Opera

  • Following her triumphs in the role in Rome, Vienna, Salzburg, and Moscow, Anna Netrebko sings her first North American performances of Puccini’s Manon Lescaut at the Metropolitan Opera, November 14 – December 3. Starring in Richard Eyre’s film noir–inspired production under the baton of Marco Armiliato, Anna is paired with Marcelo Álvarez as Des Grieux, Christopher Maltman as Lescaut, and Brindley Sherratt as Geronte. Fans...

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  • 26.10.2016 - Regula Mühlemann to sing Rossini's Stabat Mater in Lucerne with Philharmonie Baden-Baden

  • Regula Mühlemann will be the soprano soloist in Rossini's Stabat Mater in Lucerne, Switzerland at the 'KKL Luzern Konzertsaal' with Philharmonie Baden-Baden and the Chor des Theaters Biel Solothurn. The performance will take place Saturday, November 12 at 19:30. Manfred Obrecht conducts.  For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

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  • 25.10.2016 - Rolando Villazón for 'Music and the Spoken Word' with the Mormon Tabernacle

  • "Acclaimed tenor and entertainer Rolando Villazónwill be the 2016 Mormon Tabernacle Christmas concert guest artist. The concerts, featuring the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square, and Bells on Temple Square, will be held December 8–10 in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Villazón will also join the Choir, Orchestra, and Bells for the Sunday broadcast of Music and the Spoken Word on December 11, which...

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