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This Year DeMain Honors Two Traditions

Madison Symphony season opener suitably subtle

He hasn’t always done so in his previous twenty-three seasons as Music Director of the Madison Symphony Orchestra, but in recent years John DeMain has made it a tradition to spotlight the orchestra itself in its season openers. 811 more words

Greg Hettmansberger

24. Béatrice et Bénédict (Hector Berlioz)

BÉATRICE ET BÉNÉDICT

Opéra-comique in 2 acts

Music and libretto by Hector Berlioz, after Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing

First performed: Theater Baden-Baden, Germany, 9 August 1862… 1,119 more words

French Opera