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Schoenberg in...Hollywood?

Nov 15, 2018 11:42:59 AM
By Joseph Auner posted in #HollywoodBLO, Schoenberg, 2018/19 Season, Identity, world premiere, living librettists, living composers

The title of Tod Machover’s new opera, Schoenberg in Hollywood, will likely be reframed as a question by many audience members, e.g. “Schoenberg in Hollywood?” What could the inventor of the musical revolutions of atonality and twelve-tone music possibly have to do with Hollywood?
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Composer's Note: Tod Machover on Schoenberg in Hollywood

Nov 14, 2018 8:00:00 AM
By Tod Machover posted in Schoenberg, #HollywoodBLO, 2018/19 Season, Dissenters & Rebels, living composers, new works

Tod Machover, the composer behind Schoenberg in Hollywood, wrote this fascinating and insightful note for the program book of the opera's World Premiere production with Boston Lyric Opera. Read on to learn more about Machover's inspiration, process, and the personal meaning behind this new work.
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HIGH FIVE: Get to Know SCHOENBERG IN HOLLYWOOD in 5 Minutes or Less

Oct 23, 2018 9:06:00 AM
By BLO Staff posted in #HollywoodBLO, world premiere, Identity, 2018/19 Season, Dissenters & Rebels, living composers, new works, HIGH FIVE

Get to know the World Premiere opera, SCHOENBERG IN HOLLYWOOD by composer Tod Machover.
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Spotlight on: Composers Adolphus Hailstork, Nkeiru Okoye, and Anthony R. Green

May 23, 2018 11:39:26 AM
By Lucy Caplan posted in Castle of our Skins, African American Composers, Identity, FREE, community engagement, living composers

Get to know the final three composers featured in BLO's upcoming community concert series, Crossing the Line to Freedom, created in partnership with Castle of our Skins. In the spotlight this week: Adolphus Hailstork, Nkeiru Okoye, and Anthony R. Green!
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Spotlight on: Composers Margaret Bonds, Undine Smith Moore, and Dorothy Rudd Moore

May 17, 2018 11:47:05 AM
By Lucy Caplan posted in African American Composers, Castle of our Skins, living composers, community engagement, FREE, Identity

Get to know 3 of the composers featured in BLO's upcoming community concert series "Crossing the Line to Freedom," created in partnership with Castle of our Skins. This week: Margaret Bonds, Undine Smith Moore, and Dorothy Rudd Moore--three incredible women with equally powerful stories to share!
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Get to Know JULIAN GRANT and MARK CAMPBELL

Oct 25, 2017 12:57:34 PM
By Lacey Upton posted in 2017/18 Season, #BurkeBLO, Burke & Hare, living composers, living librettists, new works

You’ve read their official bios, but who are Julian Grant and Mark Campbell, really? Read on for fun facts about the composer and librettist of Burke & Hare.
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The Inspector EXPOSED

Apr 30, 2012 10:15:00 AM
By BLO Staff posted in behind the scenes, BLO Exposed, community engagement, craig mcnutt, david angus, education programs, facebook, John Musto, living composers, mark campbell, sandra kott, The Inspector, twitter, your blo

The Inspector EXPOSED
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THE INSPECTOR Has Arrived!

Mar 28, 2012 4:01:00 PM
By BLO Staff posted in Emerging Artists, John Musto, living composers, The Inspector, Videos

THE INSPECTOR Has Arrived!
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JAMES MACMILLAN’S CLEMENCY NOMINATED FOR OLIVIER AWARD

Mar 20, 2012 3:21:00 PM
By BLO Staff posted in 2012/2013 Season, Clemency, James MacMillan, living composers, Opera Annex

JAMES MACMILLAN’S CLEMENCY NOMINATED FOR OLIVIER AWARD
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