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On Opera: Director Barrie Kosky in Conversation with LA Opera’s Christopher Koelsch

 By Jane Rosenberg

Ebullient, outspoken, and intelligent, Barrie Kosky, artistic director of the Komische Oper Berlin, and stage director of LA Opera’s upcoming production of the double bill… 884 more words

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O God, Thou Art My God

All Saints Fulham Choir will be singing an anthem by the English baroque composer Henry Purcell (1659-1695) on Sunday 14 September at Choral Evensong.

Purcell came from a musical family. 164 more words

All Saints Fulham

Classical Memories 10 September: Henry Purcell

Composer: Henry Purcell

Dates: 10 September 1659 – 21 November 1695

Nationality: English

Title of Piece: Hornpipe

Brief Biography: Purcell was a composer. His compositions incorporated Italian and French stylistics to give a unique form of English Baroque music.

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