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A Woman CAN Have It All! – Interview with Jurate Svedaite

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On Oct. 23, local music critic and reporter Larry Kellum spent a leisurely Sunday afternoon interviewing Connecticut’s favorite soprano Jurate Svedaite of the Conn. Lyric Opera before she scurried off to start rehearsals for that company’s eagerly-awaited, upcoming production of Offenbach’s “TALES OF HOFFMANN”. The artist, born, raised and educated in Lithuania, has been starring…

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Tales of a Tenor – Interview with Michael Wade Lee

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There’s a new tenor star glowing in the Northern Hemisphere these days. His name is Michael Wade Lee, a 40 year old singing sensation whose comet is about to flash across Connecticut’s skies. Fresh from triumphs in several major opera houses in the British Isles, Lee will be in our state appearing with the Conn….

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Symphony, Virtuosi make beautiful music together

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Sunday, October 2, 2011 10:58 PM EDT By Liz Newberg Staff Writer – New Britain Herald With shouts of “bravo” and a standing ovation, the New Britain Symphony made quite a comeback after nearly having to close its doors for good last year. In collaboration with The Connecticut Virtuosi Orchestra, their inaugural concert Sunday brought…

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New Britain Symphony enters season on a high note

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The New Britain Herald (newbritainherald.com) News New Britain Symphony enters season on a high note Sunday, September 4, 2011 9:45 PM EDT By Scott Whipple Staff Writer NEW BRITAIN — A year ago, the New Britain Symphony Orchestra ceased to exist. “They ran out of money,” said Adrian Sylveen, artistic director, New Britain Symphony-The Connecticut…

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May14, 2011 – Hartford Courant – Tosca Review

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‘Tosca’ Soars In Intimate New Britain Setting

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March 13, 2011 – CT Virtuosi and New Britain Symphony…

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newbritainherald.com Saturday, March 12, 2011 9:47 PM EST By Liz Newberg staff writer

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Dec 10, 2010 – Magic Flute Production Review

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Magic Flute Review: Article published on Dec 5, 2010 in The New London Day, By Milton Moore Day Staff Writer (m.moore@theday.com) Lyric Opera finds the magic in Mozart’s score

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