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Luciano Pavarotti

The Ever-Present Song Within Andrea Bocelli

Tavis Smiley | Posted 12.08.2015 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

A true artist, music runs deep through Bocelli's veins. In this clip, he speaks on the ever-present melody that lives within his mind, body, and soul.

In the Belly of the Earth

Christina Pacella | Posted 05.19.2016 | Travel
Christina Pacella

Summer is well on its way in Italy. It's 6:30 a.m. The sand is still cool under my feet and the sun has almost finished rising behind the stillness of the Adriatic sea. The breeze carries the scent of oleanders, pine trees and magnolias.

This Guy's One-Man Duet As Freddie Mercury AND Pavarotti Will Give You Goosebumps

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.03.2014 | Arts

Freddie Mercury, frontman of the British rock band Queen, and Luciano Pavarotti, the Italian operatic tenor, were two of the greatest singers of the 2...

Confronting ISIS: Is Rule of Law and Democracy Part of Coalition?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 11.21.2014 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Beating ISIS on the battleground could prove inconclusive, even counterproductive, if its dogma is not de-legitimized. This cannot be done by the gun but the law and a political system that offers an alternative to the rule of might.

A Conversation with Mario Frangoulis: International Tenor Debuts in San Francisco, April 4th

Sean Martinfield | Posted 06.01.2014 | San Francisco
Sean Martinfield

This year tenor Mario Frangoulis observes his twenty-fifth anniversary as a concert and recording artist and performer in musical theatre.

With a Little Help From an American Horror Storyteller, Mary Fahl Raises Her Voice to a Supernatural Level

Michael Bialas | Posted 04.11.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Mary Fahl didn't need to become a vampire to achieve pop culture immortality. Famed author Anne Rice gave it to the enduring singer-songwriter by sink...

What Was Your Gateway Drug Into Classical Music?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Patke | Posted 07.27.2012 | Home

There seem to be fewer and fewer "classical music people" in the world, but we like to think there's still a number of you out and about. Some classic...

Summer Shorts

Samir H. Sanbar | Posted 09.11.2012 | New York
Samir H. Sanbar

Overheard on Madison Avenue: "Are you calling to take me out or to complain?"

It's Those Time Passages: A Conversation with Peter White

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.04.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Conversation with Peter White Mike Ragogna: Peter, before we get into your new album Here We Go, let's start with your early days playing with Al S...

Grammytech 1: A Conversation With Musical Director, Engineer & Producer Phil Ramone

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.14.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Over the next two weeks, I'm going to share a series of interviews with some of the music industry's heroes and working stiffs who literally brought you this year's awesome Grammy Awards with nary a hiccup. First up at bat is Phil Ramone.

The Night Lena Horne Rescued the Joffrey Ballet: A Birthday Tribute

Susan Dormady Eisenberg | Posted 08.28.2011 | Arts
Susan Dormady Eisenberg

Lena Horne would've turned 94 on June 30, and it's been more than a year since the world lost this ground-breaking singer. But when I think of Ms. Horne, I remember her as the unflappable diva who rescued the Joffrey Ballet.

The Power of Celebrity

Michael Kaiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

The challenge for so many of us in the fields of classical music and opera today is that the number of celebrity artists is dwindling.

Adam Lambert's Identity Crisis?

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Melody Breyer-Grell

Although gay, Adam Lambert's real persona is not the "Glitter Queen" or the "Ironic, World Weary Homosexual." He is the "Boy Next Door."

Culture Zohn: Requiem for an Era

Patricia Zohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Patricia Zohn

It seemed only fitting that tonight was the sober, majestic performance of Verdi's Requiem in honor of Luciano Pavarotti at the Metropolitan Opera.

Surprise Pavarotti Will Leaves Wife $21 Mil In Trust

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The late Italian opera star Luciano Pavarotti carved out 15 million euros (21 million dollars) of his estate in the form of a trust for his second wif...