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Frost Opera Theater takes a leap forward with world premiere of “The Leopard”

When composer Michael Dellaira attempted to read Giuseppe Tomasi de Lampedusa’s […]

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Tue Mar 01, 2022
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After two years, J’Nai Bridges returns to the stage, making her Florida debut as Carmen

After a string of pandemic delays, 2022 looks like a breakout […]

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Wed Jan 26, 2022
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As a new season opens, Susan Danis marks a decade leading Florida Grand Opera

When the curtain rises on Florida Grand Opera’s production of Andre […]

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Mon Jan 17, 2022
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Top Ten Performances of 2021

There was a remarkable amount of classical music in South Florida […]

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Tue Dec 21, 2021
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Seraphic Fire opens a season of renewal with Pergolesi masterwork

As he approached death at the age of 26, the Baroque […]

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Mon Nov 01, 2021
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As Thomas Sleeper battles a major illness, his reputation as teacher, conductor and composer endures

The conductor Thomas Sleeper stood before the University of Miami’s student […]

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Thu Jul 01, 2021
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Seraphic Fire looks to the past for a pandemic season

The composers of Medieval and Renaissance Europe knew something about epidemics, […]

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Tue Nov 03, 2020
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Judy Drucker: A Miami Tribute

Judy Drucker, who passed away Monday morning at 91 due to […]

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Mon Mar 30, 2020
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Critic’s Choice

Ellen Taaffe Zwilich is one of America’s most prominent and respected […]

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Wed Mar 04, 2020
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Quigley to switch on the Enlightenment for Seraphic Fire’s first festival

Forget, for a moment, the conventional divisions of classical music into […]

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Sun Feb 09, 2020
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Top Ten Performances of 2019

1. Riccardo Muti/Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s […]

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Tue Dec 24, 2019
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Seraphic Fire to start season at the 12th century with Hildegard of Bingen

Many people, even some musicians, think that music history begins with […]

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Mon Nov 04, 2019
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Critic’s Choice for 2019-20

Danill Trifonov with Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony. […]

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Thu Sep 05, 2019
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Artists’ turbulent love affair takes the stage in FGO’s “Frida”

The opera stage is where passions, conflicts, and destinies that are […]

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Thu Mar 14, 2019
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Top Ten Performances of 2018

1. Seraphic Fire and Patrick Quigley: Arvo Pärt’s Passio Patrick Dupré […]

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Fri Dec 21, 2018
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Critic’s Choice for 2018-19 season

Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony. Mozart, Britten and Bruckner. October 20 […]

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Mon Sep 03, 2018
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The state of Miami’s classical music scene: Part Two–A call for a new Miami orchestra

The Cleveland Orchestra has reduced its annual Miami residency to two […]

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Mon Jun 18, 2018
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The state of Miami’s classical music scene: Part One–The quiet death of Festival Miami

The announcement this past season that the Cleveland Orchestra has reduced […]

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Mon Jun 11, 2018
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FGO to present “Florencia”–a modern opera with old-fashioned melodies

The company premiere of a contemporary opera usually means taking a […]

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Wed Apr 25, 2018
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From Gluck to Glass, Anthony Roth Costanzo is broadening opera’s reach

“I hang out with people who go to galleries, who are […]

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Mon Mar 12, 2018
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