| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra chose some of Richard Wagner’s most radiant and involving music for a program this weekend to mark the composer’s bicentennial year. The results were pretty radiant, too, Friday night at Meyerhoff Symphony...
| Feb 9, 2013
It takes little effort to find severe problems with the character of Richard Wagner, the man who was born two centuries ago and, as he was the first to acknowledge, became one of history's greatest composers.
It's much harder to dismiss his music, which...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Amy Joy Warthen, 27, of the 1900 block of Fletcher Road, was arrested on two bench warrants Tuesday in cases in which she was charged with trespassing and second-degree escape....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:05 PM
With the Chicago Symphony Orchestra heading home later this week from its tour of the Far East, the CSO Association is wasting no time releasing the programs and artists to be presented during the fall season at Symphony Center.
The orchestra's 2013-...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 1:19 PM
The last time Verdi's “Otello” opened a Lyric season was back in 2001, when Peter Hall's production was seen here for the first time. This time around, the moor of Venice will be sung by Johan Botha, on view here this month and next as Walther...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 1:49 PM
A man has a casual affair with a woman and then dumps her. The woman, now with child, longs for his return but is coldly rebuffed. Humiliated and left with nothing to live for, she kills herself with a sharp blade to the throat.
The story of Puccini's...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:24 PM
Frances Romaine Hull, 87, Johnstown, died April 23, 2012, at home. Born March 1, 1925 in Berlin, daughter of Frank and Gladys (Smith) Dickey. Preceded in death by parents, sister, Betty Mae Pugh; and brother, Benjamin Dickey. Survived by loving husband,...
| May 6, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Ferrum College wrapped up a weekend of celebrations by hosting the USA South Conference's annual Hall of Fame ceremony on Sunday.
Ferrum's own Abe Naff was among the five inductees. He coached the Panther baseball team for 23 years and is currently the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:18 PM
The Pacific Chorale will celebrate its 45th concert season at the end of the month with a performance of Mendelssohn's "Elijah."
The concert is at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa, where the chorus is one...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Santa Fe Opera revives Berg's "Wozzeck" for the first time in a decade. David Robertson is the exceptional conductor....
| Apr 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Operaplot contest on Twitter returns...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Opera contest on Twitter announces winners...