SO MANY WOMEN, SO LITTLE TIME……………

Special to Town Times by LARRY KELLUM On Friday, May 3, the CT Lyric Opera closed its all-too-short 10th anniversary season with a well sung production of Mozart’s classic “Don Giovanni”, which will make its way to Middletown High School’s

SO MANY WOMEN, SO LITTLE TIME……………

Special to Town Times by LARRY KELLUM On Friday, May 3, the CT Lyric Opera closed its all-too-short 10th anniversary season with a well sung production of Mozart’s classic “Don Giovanni”, which will make its way to Middletown High School’s

VERDI REQUIEM in Review

Giuseppe Verdi’s colossal, monumental “Requiem Mass”, composed in 1874 as a tribute to the great Italian poet/novelist Manzoni, was the oratorio chosen by the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra and the CT Lyric Opera to celebrate several anniversaries on March 23

VERDI REQUIEM in Review

Giuseppe Verdi’s colossal, monumental “Requiem Mass”, composed in 1874 as a tribute to the great Italian poet/novelist Manzoni, was the oratorio chosen by the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra and the CT Lyric Opera to celebrate several anniversaries on March 23

REVIEW: Dancers set stage in Mystic

By SHARMA HOWARD Special to The Day Publication: The Day Published 10/01/2012 12:00 AMUpdated 09/30/2012 07:53 PM Red carpets, toasts and good cheer prevailed at the Mystic Ballet’s Grand Opening Gala Saturday night at the Mystic Stage in Olde Mistick

REVIEW: Dancers set stage in Mystic

By SHARMA HOWARD Special to The Day Publication: The Day Published 10/01/2012 12:00 AMUpdated 09/30/2012 07:53 PM Red carpets, toasts and good cheer prevailed at the Mystic Ballet’s Grand Opening Gala Saturday night at the Mystic Stage in Olde Mistick

Women from Seville

- – Carmen, Micaela, Frasquita and Mercedes — will sing and/or dance at four venues throughout Connecticut in October when the CT Lyric Opera opens its 10th anniversary season on October 14th with Bizet’s ever popular “Carmen”. The great French

Women from Seville

- – Carmen, Micaela, Frasquita and Mercedes — will sing and/or dance at four venues throughout Connecticut in October when the CT Lyric Opera opens its 10th anniversary season on October 14th with Bizet’s ever popular “Carmen”. The great French

CT Lyric Opera and CT Virtuosi presents Carmen

BIZET – CARMEN Jealousy, revenge and murder in 19th-century Spain. Carmen, one of the most popular operas of all time. The beautiful but defiant gypsy, Carmen, captures the love of two men. One, Don Jose, is a corporal on duty in

CT Lyric Opera and CT Virtuosi presents Carmen

BIZET – CARMEN Jealousy, revenge and murder in 19th-century Spain. Carmen, one of the most popular operas of all time. The beautiful but defiant gypsy, Carmen, captures the love of two men. One, Don Jose, is a corporal on duty in

Chamber Music Mystic Festival

AUGUST 19, 22, 24 26, 2012 – MYSTIC ART CENTER – 9 WATER STREET, MYSTIC – INFO: (860) 536-7601 – ADMISSION: TICKETS: $20, SENIORS: $15, STUDENTS $5 www.chambermusicmystic.org

Chamber Music Mystic Festival

AUGUST 19, 22, 24 26, 2012 – MYSTIC ART CENTER – 9 WATER STREET, MYSTIC – INFO: (860) 536-7601 – ADMISSION: TICKETS: $20, SENIORS: $15, STUDENTS $5 www.chambermusicmystic.org

Virtuosi presents summer series at Tunxis

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 10:35 PM EDT FARMINGTON — A summer music series presented by the Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra’s Summer Music Institute will be staged through Aug. 25 in the courtyard at Tunxis Community College. In the event of

Virtuosi presents summer series at Tunxis

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 10:35 PM EDT FARMINGTON — A summer music series presented by the Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra’s Summer Music Institute will be staged through Aug. 25 in the courtyard at Tunxis Community College. In the event of

REVIEW: A dramatic triumph for CLO’s ‘Otello’…

By Milton Moore Publication: The Day Published 05/08/2012 Nowhere in Italian opera does the music serve the drama quite as it does in Verdi’s “Otello.” Through-composed like a Wagner epic, stripped of the set-piece arias and duets that end with

REVIEW: A dramatic triumph for CLO’s ‘Otello’…

By Milton Moore Publication: The Day Published 05/08/2012 Nowhere in Italian opera does the music serve the drama quite as it does in Verdi’s “Otello.” Through-composed like a Wagner epic, stripped of the set-piece arias and duets that end with

Fun Otello Facts

Everyone loves trivia, especially during performance intermissions. We at ctclassicalmagazine, the CT Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Orchestra would like to enhance your opera-going experience by sharing some Otello trivia that you can share with other audience members when

Fun Otello Facts

Everyone loves trivia, especially during performance intermissions. We at ctclassicalmagazine, the CT Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Orchestra would like to enhance your opera-going experience by sharing some Otello trivia that you can share with other audience members when

DIRECTOR’S CHOICE

From May 4-19, the Connecticut Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra will be presenting a thrilling production of Verdi’s “OTELLO” which will premiere on the 4th at New Britain’s Trinity-on-Main and proceed to New London’s Garde the 6th,

DIRECTOR’S CHOICE

From May 4-19, the Connecticut Lyric Opera and the CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra will be presenting a thrilling production of Verdi’s “OTELLO” which will premiere on the 4th at New Britain’s Trinity-on-Main and proceed to New London’s Garde the 6th,