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King Ludwig: Crazy or just extravagant?

We begin our third blog series with a special check-off from Frank’s bucket list: Neuschwanstein, otherwise known as Crazy King Ludwig’s Castle, in the Bavarian Alps. 903 more words

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Review: ‘The Merry Widow’ at the Met, Its Charm Exhausted

Susan Graham and Paul Groves star in a tired revival of Lehar’s operetta after spending a night off during rehearsals singing karaoke.

Published: December 15, 2017 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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Get Your Copy of "The Vital Sacrifice" Today

You are in for a cerebral workout of a lifetime from the moment you open up the novel, The Vital Sacrifice.

Superstar singer, Teresa McMillan, has been chasing success for many years and for her persistence, she’s been rewarded generously with many musical awards for her beautiful soprano voice.  199 more words

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Denni Sayers stands over Elisabet Strid and Brandon Jovanovich, tapping her finger to her mouth as she steps back.

“Brandon, can you lower her to the floor?” Sayers asks. 2,262 more words

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The More We Learn About ‘Dido and Aeneas,’ the Less We Know

A scholar reflects on new information — and new confusion — about Purcell’s operatic masterpiece over the past three decades.

Published: December 15, 2017 at 05:30AM… 70 more words

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