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  1. OperaDelaware presents Rossini's Semiramide at The Grand Opera House, April 29 and May 7, Starring Lindsay Ohse as Semiramide, Aleksandra Romano as Arsace, Timothy Augustin as Idreno, and Daniel Mobbs as Assur.
  2. spiratecphrasanavzanappslowovkave.coinfo If your priority in a recording of Semiramide is to hear as many of the original notes as possible, this version is a better bet than the famed Sutherland-Horne set. But if it's to hear exciting singin-- at least from the womenfolk--this one suffers in comparison/5(20).
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  4. Queen Semiramide has ruled alone since the king’s death, and their son has never been found. The appointed day has arrived when she must choose a successor to the throne, who will take Princess Azema’s hand. Act One. It is the festival of Baal, and the temple is decorated for the celebrations. At the feet of the statue of Baal (in Italian.
  5. Marilyn Horne (born January 16, ) is an American mezzo-soprano opera singer. She specialized in roles requiring beauty of tone, excellent breath support, and the ability to execute difficult coloratura passages. She is a recipient of the National Medal of Arts, the Kennedy Center Honors, and has won four Grammy Awards.
  6. Jul 08,  · Semiramide later denies Assur’s claim that she promised her hand in marriage in return for arranging Nino’s murder. Arsace soon learns that he is .
  7. Sutherland's Semiramide is a tad maternal in her character, but the singing makes up for any shortcomings there, while Horne is clearly having the time of her life as the warrior Arsace. Richard Bonynge conducts optimally for his singers. For many years this was the only recording available of this tuneful if slightly static opera, and for the /5(16).
  8. Revival of John Copley's production with June Anderson in Semiramide. This production was filmed and the DVD was out in More information is available on the official website of the opera house. Schedule. February 19, February 24,
  9. This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and .

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