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09. 05. 2016
Ines de Castro

Malvina di Scozia

Malvina di Scozia by Giovanni Pacini opera in concert Giovanni Pacini’s long-lost opera Malvina di Scozia is based on a notorious Portuguese scandal involving the royally sanctioned murder of the Prince’s lover Inés...

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07. 05. 2016

Pacini and Malvina di Scozia – A History

Giovanni Pacini Giovanni Pacini (1796-1867) remains largely in the shadows, but it is certainly not due to the effectiveness and memorability of his music.  When I first heard Opera Rara’s recording of his...

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01. 05. 2016

The Rise, Fall, and Return of Giovanni Pacini

Thea Cook, production curator for VPR’s groundbreaking revival of Pacini’s Malvina di Scozia, presents a frank look at the life, loves, scandals, and music of this misunderstood, talented, and resilient composer of 19th...

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27. 03. 2016

Io, Pacini (I, Pacini)

A theater piece by Isidore Elias with music of Giovanni Pacini In anticipation of Vertical Player Repertory’s revival of Giovanni Pacini’s  Malvina di Scozia in May, Giovanni Pacini, Italy’s most forgotten famous (or...

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11. 11. 2015
DeWitt, Savage and Dornak

Jewels of the Baroque

Jewels of the Baroque (high music and low tea in a semi-precious setting) Opera Feroce and VPR team up for Jewels of the Baroque, the latest episode in the Incontro Barocco series. What...

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30. 03. 2014

miniatures behind the door

miniatures behind the door an intimate recital series Behind the Door 219 Court Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 (dates and programs subject to change) miniatures behind the door A series of intimate recitals and concerts...

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