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Agnus Dei (Georges Bizet)

Talk of recycling or repurposing often includes tires, newspapers, pallets, books (shudder!), cooking oil and plastic bottles.  What does that have to do with music?  Of all man-made things, music is surely towards the top of the list of things that have been… 243 more words

Music In Worship

Poster for our opera choruses concert, April 18th

Here’s our rather splendiferous poster for our forthcoming spring concert, A Night At the Opera, on April 18th. Tickets now available from Compact Music and Sudbury Tourist Information Office.

Bizet

Dom Juan's opening

The opening lines of the Dom Juan plan by Molière, a play with highly subversive undertones about free will and religion. And this ode to tobacco that may get it banned in Australia, if the recent deprogramming of… 155 more words

Books

Carmen Disruption: Speaking of Opera...

After week two of rehearsals  for Carmen Disruption, directed by Michael Longhurst, Assistant Director Jude Christian explores how much Simon Stephens’ play relates to… 366 more words

Almeida Theatre

Pablo de Sarasate: Fantaisie de Concert sur des motifs d l'opera "Carmen"

Perhaps it is fitting to choose a piece for today based on music that comes from an opera about a love triangle. (Please see my article below about visiting Barcelona in 1977.) Composed in 1883, eight years after… 1,495 more words

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