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Handel's 'Orlando' features countertenors

NEW YORK, D.C., April 9 (UPI) -- When George Frideric Handel was writing operas in the 18th century it was common to cast male roles with castrati, boy sopranos whose high voices were extended
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Handel's 'Rodelinda' scores Met premiere

NEW YORK, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Music lovers have many opportunities to hear performances of George Frideric Handel's oratorios, but his operas are rarely staged although occasionally performe
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Oldest choral festival salutes director

CINCINNATI, March 8 (UPI) -- The Cincinnati May Festival, oldest of the nation's choral festivals, will celebrate James Conlon's 25 years as director this year.

N.Y. City Opera continues Handel festival

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- The New York City Opera has opened its 60th anniversary season with George Frideric Handel's seldom-performed "Alcina," continuing its retrospective of Handel's
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'Flavio': Latest Handel opera rediscovery

NEW YORK, April 18 (UPI) -- The New York City Opera continues its rediscovery of George Frideric Handel's operas with a sparkling production of "Flavio," a comic work in Italian written in 1723 for London's Royal Academy of Music, which commissioned 14 of the composer's 46 operas.
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Handel's 'Agrippina,' gets camp production

NEW YORK, April 24 (UPI) -- Who'd have thunk it? The New York City Opera has staged a production of George Frideric Handel's "Agrippina" so delightfully campy that it could be transferred
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