February 16, 2011
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Westminster farewells Dame Joan

More than 2,000 people have packed London’s Westminster Abbey to pay tribute to the late Australian soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading.

February 11, 2011
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Carmen in 3D

Bizet’s most famous opera Carmenwill be screened in 3D across Australia. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading.

January 31, 2011
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Farewell, Dame Margaret

The Welsh soprano Dame Margaret Price, specialist in Mozart and Richard Strauss, has died aged 69. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading.

January 21, 2011
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Opera Australia sing for Queensland

Local and international stars of Opera Australia’s current season will take to the stage on February 6 to raise funds for Queensland flood victims. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading.

January 11, 2011
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Santo (Juan Diego Florez, Orchestra e coro del Teatro Communale di Bologna/Mariotti)

At a time when broad appeal and maximum sales are all important, Juan Diego Flórez has been notable for his deliberate narrow repertoire, concentrating almost exclusively on the 19th-century bel canto for which he’s ideally suited, while leaving alone swathes of the repertoire most star tenors can’t resist. This article is available to Limelight subscribers. Log in to continue reading.

January 11, 2011
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Singing with Kiri

Soprano Dame Kiri Te Kanawa talks about finding her place in the world of opera, her illustrious colleagues and the great roles that make her tick.

January 11, 2011
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Hawking opera

Stephen Hawkings' A Brief History of Time may soon be the subject of a new opera collaboration.