Classical Music: Victoria opera companies push the envelope
6, 2013 at 10:30 p.m. & Sat., Dec. 7 at 10 a.m. & Sun., Dec. 8 at 3:30 p.m.
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Augmenting its regular season with more modest productions and sharing the financial and practical burdens with other organizations looks to be a winning formula, especially if the result is professional performances of works we might never otherwise hear. Monteverdi and Lully, perhaps? Hindemith and Weill? Candide and Company? More, more, more, please. POV is not the only organization that has sought recently to increase the yield of opera in Victoria; witness, for instance, the various chamber-opera productions by visiting and local companies.
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