Opera

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7-Eleven Opera Guitarist Hopes To Reach High Notes At Peabody

Last year, more than a million foreigners were issued green cards allowing them to come to America to peruse their dreams.

10/09/2014

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Students Attending Lyric Opera Camp Hitting All The Right Notes

You’re about to meet some amazing young people–all of them loaded with talent. They’re high school students attending the Lyric Opera Camp.

07/30/2014

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It’s Not Over ‘Til The Athlete Sings! Former Ravens Player Now A Rising Tenor

Remember when you heard that Ravens kicker Justin Tucker loves opera and that he’s a pretty decent opera singer? Well, apparently, this connection between opera and the Ravens started well before Tucker got on the scene.

05/08/2014

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D.C. Opera To Present ‘Magic Flute’ Free In Ballpark

The Washington National Opera is presenting a free, live simulcast of its new production of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” this weekend at Nationals Park.

05/02/2014

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Joffrey Ballet Visits Carver Center Before Performance At Lyric Opera House

They’re part of a legendary performing arts group, and they’re here in Baltimore. Members of the Joffrey Ballet are not only on stage at the Lyric, they’re also giving a master class to some lucky area students.

03/05/2014

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Justin Tucker: A Man Of Many Talents Lets It Shine

It’s the kick that Ravens fans won’t soon forget. Justin Tucker hit from 61 yards out, giving the Ravens a huge victory against the Lions on Monday Night Football. The win means the Ravens continue to control their own playoff destiny—and a large part of that is due to Tucker’s incredible leg. And it turns out he’s much more than a kicker.

12/17/2013

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Ravens Tucker Shows Range In Kicking And Singing

The Baltimore Ravens most formidable offensive threat these days is Justin Tucker, a quirky fellow whose skill set transcends kicking a football with uncanny accuracy.

12/04/2013

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A Man For All Seasons: Ravens Kicker Justin Tucker Shows Off Opera Voice

The Ravens’ Justin Tucker is known for his booming kicks, but in a new ad for Dr. Pepper, he shows off his booming opera voice.

10/02/2013

opera camp

25 Students Attend Baltimore’s Annual Opera Camp

Opera camp at the Modell Lyric Performing Arts Center takes high school students into a four-week crash course of the art form.

07/30/2013

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Francesca Zambello To Direct National Opera In D.C.

The Washington National Opera is naming Francesca Zambello as its permanent artistic director beginning in 2013 as the company continues to shift to new leadership following 15 years under famed tenor Placido Domingo.

09/13/2012

opera camp

Teens Spend Their Summer Vacation At Opera Camp

Most 14-18-year-olds listen to contemporary artists, but teens at the Lyric Opera House are listening to Verdi, Mozart, Puccini and Pavarotti.

08/03/2012

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Composer On Peabody Faculty Wins Music Pulitzer

A composer on the faculty of the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University has won the Pulitzer Prize for music.

04/16/2012

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