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Tragic events in Verdi’s life may help explain his emotional connection to Simon Boccanegra and to the recurring pater-filia theme in his operas.

26 Apr 2023
15 Mar 2023

“How do you begin telling the story of a great love when you know it ended in...

21 Sep 2022
21 Sep 2022

How does Othello resonate with us now?

21 Apr 2022
6 Jan 2022
6 Jan 2022

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer George Walker's Lilacs, a meditation on grief...

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