He wasn't dressed like opening night at the opera by accident!
1859 Paris opera 1836 Scheibler, Stuttgart, proposed standard (440 at 69° F.).
Rienzi's life and fate have formed the subject of a famous novel by Bulwer Lytton, of an opera by Wagner and of a tragedy by Julius Mosen.
His Libertes de l'eglise gallicane (1594) is reprinted in his Opera sacra juridica his orica miscellanea collecta (1609).
Great Britain has been the last to fall in, but the predominance of the low pitch, introduced at Covent Garden Opera since 1880, is assured.
Six editions of the Opera philosophica appeared at Amsterdam between 1650 and 1678; a twovolume edition at Leipzig in 1843; there are also French editions, euvres philosophiques, by A.
In 1901 his opera NI anru was performed at Dresden.
Palearii Verulani Opera), including four books of Epistolae and twelve Orationes besides the De immortalitate, was published at Lyons in 1552; this was followed by two others, at Basel, and several after his death, the fullest being that of Amsterdam, 1696.
All that kind of pre-established harmony Wagner left behind him the moment he deserted the heroes and villains of romantic opera for the visionary and true tragedy of gods and demi-gods, giants and gnomes, with beauty, nobility and love in the wrong, and the forces of destruction and hate set free by blind justice.
For example, it has often been said that the extent to which their orchestral viola parts double the basses is due, partly to bad traditions of Italian opera, and partly to the fact that viola players were, more often than not, simply persons who had failed to play the violin.
Covarruvias, Opera omnia (Antwerp, 1638); Jean Hardouin, Concilia (1715); J.
The day after the opera the Rostovs went nowhere and nobody came to see them.
But when I met her, the boy wasn't even with her and she laid this soap opera story on me about leaving Shipton and being pregnant.
The brigand Fra Diavolo, the hero of Auber's opera, was a native of Itri, and the place was once noted for brigandage.
Accesserunt Opera Posthuma: Primb, Mirifici ipsius canonis constructio, & Logarithmorum ad naturales ipsorum numeros habitudines.
Budapest, 1890); Antonio Bonfini, Rerum hungaricarum decades (7th ed., Leipzig, 1771); Aeneas Sylvius, Opera (Frankfort, 1707); The Correspondence of King Matthias (Hung.
Joncieres, however, adhered to the recognized forms of the French opera and did not model his works according to the later developments of the Wagnerian "music drama."
Hamelmann, Opera genealogico-historica (r 71 I); H.
Meanwhile Mr. Churchill heartened his countrymen by patriotic speeches at a nonparty meeting in the London Opera House in Sept., and at Guildhall in November.
A volume entitled Opera posthuma (Leiden, 1703) contained his "Dioptrica," in which the ratio between the respective focal lengths of object-glass and eye-glass is given as the measure of magnifying power, together with the shorter essays De vitris figurandis, De corona et parheliis, &c. An early tract De ratiociniis tin ludo aleae, printed in 16J7 with Schooten's Exercitationes mathematicae, is notable as one of the first formal treatises on the theory of probabilities; nor should his investigations of the properties of the cissoid, logarithmic and catenary curves be left unnoticed.
She could not follow the opera nor even listen to the music; she saw only the painted cardboard and the queerly dressed men and women who moved, spoke, and sang so strangely in that brilliant light.
Charles Louis, the opera Douffe duke of Lucca, who had coquetted with Liberalism in the past, now refused to make any concessions to his subjects, and in Ferdinand III.
Only after she had reached home was Natasha able clearly to think over what had happened to her, and suddenly remembering Prince Andrew she was horrified, and at tea to which all had sat down after the opera, she gave a loud exclamation, flushed, and ran out of the room.
That evening the Rostovs went to the Opera, for which Marya Dmitrievna had taken a box.
At supper after the opera he described to Dolokhov with the air of a connoisseur the attractions of her arms, shoulders, feet, and hair and expressed his intention of making love to her.
A scandalous riot was inaugurated by the members of the Parisian Jockey Club, who interrupted the performance with howls and dog-whistles; and after the third representation the opera was withdrawn.
The story was followed closely in its main outlines by Richard Wagner in his opera Lohengrin.
The entire affair was a damn soap opera.
1834 Montal's tuning-fork, Paris opera.
II., Paris opera.
IV., Vienna opera...
1842 Naples opera.
It purported to be an undertaking entered into by a few Jacobins, among them Arena, a Corsican, for the murder of Bonaparte at the opera.
On the 2nd of February 1843 Wagner was formally installed as Hofkapellmeister at the Dresden theatre, and he soon set to work on a new opera.
In that year Wagner visited Paris for the third time; and after much negotiation, in which he was nobly supported by the Prince and Princess Metternich, Tannhduser was accepted at the Grand Opera.
This is the last work Wagner calls by the title of Opera.
Among the principal buildings are the county court house, the Federal building, the city hall and the opera house.
The Brazilian composer Carlos Gomes (1839-1896) is the best known of those who have adopted music as a profession, his opera Il Guarani having been produced at most of the European capitals.
The Opera del Duomo contains Duccio's famous Madonna, painted for the cathedral in 1308-1311, and other works of art.
The light and elegant tower (Torre del Mangla) soaring from one side of the palace was begun in 1338 and finished after 1348, and the chapel standing at its foot, raised at the expense of the Opera del Duomo as a public thank-offering after the plague of 1348, begun in 1352 and completed in 1376.
We may also mention the two celebrated fountains, Fonte Gaia and Fontebranda; the former, in the Piazza del Campo, by Jacopo della Quercia (1409-1419), but freely restored in 1868, the much-damaged original reliefs being now in the Opera del Duomo; the Fonte Nuova, near Porta Ovile, by Camaino di Crescentino also deserves notice (1298).
See also John Wallis, Opera Mathematica (1693-1699), and Charles Hutton, Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary (1815), article " Algebra."
He produced his first play or opera in 1733, and the next year he married a cousin, D.
See Dr Theophilo Braga, Historia do theatro portuguez; a baixa comedia e a opera (Oporto, 1871); F.
numerari) may be found in Brewer's (Rolls Series) edition of Bacon's Opera inedita, p. 457.
Ephraemi Syri, &c., opera selecta, pp. 2 5 1 -33 6; and these have since been supplemented by Zettersteen's edition of a large number of his religious poems or metrical prayers (Beitrdge zur Kenntniss der religiosen Dichtung Balais, Leipzig, 1902).
His opera of Thetis et Pelee, 1689, though highly praised by Voltaire, cannot be said to rise much above the others; and it may be regarded as significant that of all his dramatic works not one has kept the stage.
2 Opera (Venetiae, 18 34), p. 89.
Other public buildings are the government library, the University College and the opera house.
There are several lives of St Cuthbert, the best of which is the prose life by Bede, which is published in Bede's Opera, edited by J.
3 According to Philo (Opera, i.
The Covent Garden theatre is the principal home of grand opera; the building, though spacious, suffers by comparison with the magnificence of opera houses in some other capitals, but during the opera season the scene within the theatre is brilliant.
In 1899 began the publication in Teubner's series of Heronis Alexandrini opera quae supersunt omnia.
The Opera del Duomo contains models and pieces of sculpture connected with the cathedral; the Etruscan and Egyptian museum, the gallery of tapestries, the Michelangelo museum, the museum of natural history and other collections are all important in different ways.
His Opera have been edited with an introduction by O.
His published partial French translations of Calderon and Lope de Vega, and wrote parodies for the Opera Comique and pamphlets in favour of the Jesuits.
The inner town, which lies almost exactly in the centre of the others, is still, unlike the older parts of most European towns, the most aristocratic quarter, containing the palaces of the emperor and of many of the nobility, the government offices, many of the embassies and legations, the opera house and the principal hotels.
The other important buildings of the Ring-Strasse include the magnificent opera house, built 1861-69, by E.
Gungl (1810-1889) gives name to a "school" of waltz and other dance music. Opera, especially in its lighter form, flourishes, and the actors of Vienna maintain with success a traditional reputation of no mean order.
opera (Leipzig, 1877); it is edited less fully by F.
Opera Omnia (Frankfort, 1729); the detailed "Studii sul pontificato di Clem.
Two of his smaller works appear in Alpharabii opera omnia (Paris, 1638), and two are translated in F.
The only amusement that Comte permitted himself was a visit to the opera.
For the opera he had a genuine passion, which he gratified as often as he could, until his means became too narrow to afford even that single relaxation.
In 1734 appeared in three volumes (Opera philosophica et mineralia, the first volume of which (his Principia) contained his view of the first principles of the universe, a curious mechanical and geometrical theory of the origin of things.
He translated seven books of Diodorus (1554), the Daphnis et Chloe of Longus (1559) and the Opera Moralia of Plutarch (1572).
In Derby there are an opera house, owned by the city, and a public library.
His Opera posthuma latina, including his will, his Latin poems, and his orations while public orator, with memoirs of his life, appeared in 1717.
During his diplomatic mission to France he had incurred blame for remaining at the opera while the Pretender was present,3 and according to the Mackintosh transcripts he had several secret interviews with him.
The capital is named after its founder, the Grand Master de la Valette, but from its foundation it has been called Valletta (pop. 1901, 24,685); it contains the palace of the Grand Masters, the magnificent Auberges of the several " Langues " of the Order, the unique cathedral of St John with the tombs of the Knights and magnificent tapestries and marble work; a fine opera house and hospital are conspicuous.
These are: - Jacobi Bernoulli Basiliensis Opera (Genevae, 1 744), 2 tom.
Vieta's collected works were issued under the title of Opera Mathematica by F.
The collection of his Opera Omnia Theologica (Amsterdam, 1681), folio, in a Dutch version, comprises twenty-three tractates, with reference to nine unprinted.
Opera omnia have been edited by W.
for I have made arrangements for a grand Italian opera, and I do not wish to be obliged to give it up."
Among his published adaptations are an opera, The Fairies (from Midsummer Night's Dream) (1755); an opera The Tempest (1756); Catherine and Petruchio (1758); Florizel and Perdita (1762).
The opera house occupies the north-west corner of the Parade Ground.
In the medieval Church there were seven "corporal" and seven "spiritual works of mercy" (opera misericordiae); these were (a) the giving of food to the hungry and drink to the thirsty, the clothing of the naked, the visitation of the sick and of prisoners, the receiving of strangers, and the burial of the dead; (b) the conversion of sinners, teaching of the ignorant, giving of counsel to the doubtful, forgiveness of injuries, patience under wrong, prayer for the living and for the dead.
i.; Gretser, Opera, vol.
The first fruits of his work were a comic opera, Der neue krumme Teufel, and a Mass in F major (both written in 1751), the former of which was produced with success.
Music is much cultivated, and there is an opera with a first-rate orchestra, of which Ludwig Spohr was at one time conductor.
Among the theories prevalent in the middle ages was one that mankind formed a unity, with the pope and the emperor at the head of it: the universal Church and the universal emperor ruled the world (Rehm, Geschichte der Rechtswissenschaft, p. 198.) Even to Leibnitz, writing in the 17th century, it seemed that "totam Christianitatem unam velut Rempublicam componere, in qua Caesari auctoritas aliqua competit" (Opera, 4.330).
"Suprematum illi tribuo qui non tantum domi subditos manu militari regit, sed et qui exercitum extra fines ducere et armis, foederibus, legationibus, ac caeteris juris gentium functionibus aliquid momenti ad rerum Europae generalium summam conferre potest" (Leibnitz, Opera, 4.333).
Territorial sovereignty is thus defined by Leibnitz: "Superioritatem territorialem in summo subditos coercendi jure consistere" (Opera, 4.35 8.
opera," under which in 1672 J.
He had an opera, Les Muses galantes, privately represented; he copied music for money, and received from Madame Dupin and her son-in-law M.
This silly libel so enraged the performers at the Opera that they hanged and burned with him, the Dijon academy, which had founded his fame, announced the subject of "The Origin of Inequality," on which he wrote a discourse which was unsuccessful, but at least equal to the former in merit.
His first opera, Les Muses galantes, privately prepared at the house of La Popeliniere, attracted very little attention; but Le Devin du village, given at Fontainebleau in 1752, and at the Academie in 1753, achieved a great and well-deserved success.
Some posthumous fragments of another opera, Daphnis et Chloe, were printed in 1780; and in 1781 appeared Les Consolations des miseres de ma vie, a collection of about one hundred songs and other fugitive pieces of very unequal merit.
During the winter and spring the opera continues without a break at the Theatre de la Monnaie, which may be called the national theatre.
He does not tell us how it was prepared, but he describes the method of subliming it, which can leave no doubt that it was real sal ammoniac. In the Opera mineralia of Isaac Hollandus the elder, there is likewise a description of the mode of subliming sal ammoniac. Basil Valentine, in his Currus triumphalis antimonii, describes some of the peculiar properties of sal ammoniac in, if possible, a still less equivocal manner.
The history of modern Czech music commences with the creator of Czech opera, Frederick Smetana.
Passing now to the invention of common or decimal logarithms, that is, to the transition from the logarithms originally invented by Napier to logarithms to the base io, the first allusion to a change of system occurs in the "Admonitio " on the last page of the Descriptio (1614), the concluding paragraph of which is " Verum si huius inventi usum eruditis gratum fore intellexero, dabo fortasse brevi (Deo aspirante) rationem ac methodum aut hunc canonem emendandi, aut emendatiorem de novo condendi, ut ita plurium Logistarum diligentia,limatior tandem et accuratior, quam unius opera fieri potuit, in lucem prodeat.
He wrote Lettres sur l'Algerie (1877) and Promenades japonaises (1880), and also some musical compositions, including a grand opera, Tai-Tsoung (1894).
His name has gained a world-wide celebrity as the title of a famous opera by Auber.
This important publication (Joannis Kepleri opera omnia, Frankfort, 1858-1871, 8 vols.
The remaining fragments were, under the directions of the Royal Society, reduced by Dr Wallis to a compact form, with the heading Astronomia Kepleriana defensa et promota, and published with numerous extracts from the letters of Horrocks to Crabtree, and a sketch of the author's life, in a volume entitled Jeremiae Horroccii opera posthuma (London, 1672).
Such uniformity of language ' See Nerses of Lambron, Opera Armenice (Venice, 18 47), pp. 74, 75, 101, &c.
In 1889 concert performances of grand opera were started, and in 1896 a chorus was formed, thus making it possible adequately to present the operas.
A red-haired Jew, he possessed a magnetic and artistic temperament, and had various special methods of arousing and restraining the revolutionary masses, including orchestral and vocal concerts of high excellence in the formerly royal theatres and the opera house of Munich.
9): ACB being a semicircle whose centre is 0, and AC the arc to be rectified, he produced AB to D, making BD equal to the radius, joined DC, 1 Vieta, Opera math.
The city has a Carnegie library, a Federal building, an opera house, an amusement park, and the San Rafael hospital, under the charge of the Sisters of Charity.
(this is the monumental edition of Edmund Halley); (3) the edition of the first four books of the Conics given in 1675 by Barrow; (4) Apollonii Pergaei de Sectione Rationis libri duo: Accedunt ejusdem de Sectione Spatii libri duo Restituti: Praemittitur, e g c., Opera et Studio Edmundi Halley (Oxoniae, 1706), 4to; (5) a German translation of the Conics by H.
C. Lichtenberg and published in one volume (Opera inedita, Gottingen, 1775).
Lucubrationes were partially collected at Basel 1563 and in 1566 (omnia opera) at Louvain; a fuller edition drawn chiefly from these two appeared at Frankfort and Leipzig in 1689.
Another Adiaphorist controversy between Pietists and their opponents, respecting the lawfulness of amusements, arose in 1681, when Anton Reiser (1628-1686) denounced the opera as antichristian.
In 1692 appeared his Logica sive Ars Ratiocinandi, and also Ontologia et Pneumatologia; these, with the Physica (1695), are incorporated with the Opera Philosophica, which have passed through several editions.
The smallest are used for glove linings and the others for opera cloak linings.
The praise given to his concerto for the violin, which was played at the Conservatoire by Mazas, encouraged him to undertake the resetting of the old comic opera, Julie (1811).
In 1813 he made his debut in an opera in one act, the Sejour militaire, the unfavourable reception of which put an end for some years to his attempts as composer.
He produced another opera, the Testament et les billets-doux (1819), which was no better received than the former.
But he persevered, and the next year was rewarded by the complete success of his Bergere chatelaine, an opera in three acts.
The opera of Leicester, in which they first worked together (1823), is remarkable also as showing evidences of the influence of Rossini.
An opera called La Muette, which abounds in appeals to liberty, was played, and the audience were so excited that they rushed out into the street crying, " Imitons les Parisiens !"
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Other works of Delavigne followed each other in rapid succession - Louis XI (1832), Les Enfants d'Edouard (1833), Don Juan d'Autriche (1835), Une Famille au temps du Luther (1836), La Popularite (1838), La Fille du Cid (1839), Le Conseiller ra p porteur (1840), and Charles VI (1843), an opera partly written by his brother.
His CEuvres completes (new edition, 1855) contains a biographical notice by his brother, Germain Delavigne, who is best known as a librettist in opera.
Among the most prominent are the Houses of Parliament, the great domed Customs House on the river-bank, the Lands Office, the General Post Office, the town halls of Brisbane and South Brisbane, and the opera house.
Molesworth's collection of the Latin Opera philosophica (5 vols., 1839-1845) will be cited as L.W.
was established, and whose works were popular - such an author as Thomson, whose Seasons was in every library, such an author as Fielding, whose Pasquin had had a greater run than any drama since The Beggar's Opera - was sometimes glad to obtain, by pawning his best coat, the means of dining on tripe at a cookshop underground, where he could wipe his hands, after his greasy meal, on the back of a Newfoundland dog.
On the south side of the Ezbekia are the post office, the courts of the International Tribunals,and the opera house.
But the best of these old dramatic authors was a priest of Viborg, Justesen Ranch (1539-1607), who wrote Kong Salomons Hylding (" The Crowning of King Solomon ") (1585), Samsons Faengsel (" The Imprisonment of Samson "), which includes lyrical passages which have given it claims to be considered the first Danish opera, and a farce, Karrig Niding (" The Miserly Miscreant ").
The effect of this piece was magical; the Royal Theatre ejected its cuckoo-brood of French plays, and even the Italian opera.
To supply the place of the opera, native musicians, and especially J.
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Authorities.-FUSSli, Kirchenand Ketzerhistorie der mittlern Zeit (contains Bullinger); Zwinglius, In catabaptistarum strophas elenchus (1527) (Opera iii.
Budapest possesses, besides an opera house, eight theatres, of which two are subsidized by the government and one by the municipality.
During this year he published a book When Labour Rules, in which he, speaking, of course, only for himself, depicted the kind of policy which Labour in power would favour - such as the right to work, development of nationalization, better homes, shorter hours, state endowment of motherhood, great extension of university facilities and a national theatre and opera.
At Vienna in 1824 he spent every moment at the Italian opera, the ballet and the picture-galleries.
The De divina praedestinatione was published in Gilbert Mauguin's Veterum auctorum qui nono saeculo de praedestinatione et gratia scripserunt opera et fragments (Paris, 1650).
The commentary ("Expositiones") on Dionysius' Hierarchiae caelestes appeared in the Appendix ad opera edita ab A.
Schluter (Munster, 1838); and in Floss's Opera omnia; there is a German translation by Ludwig Noack, Johannes Scotus Erigena fiber die Eintheilung der Natur (3 vols., 1874-1876).
This was the first of the opera bouffe wars.
(3) Vochs, Opusculum de pestilentia (1537); Fracastorius, " De Contagione, &c.," Opera (Venice, 1 555); Hieron.
Hodges, Loimologia sive pestis nuperae apud populum londinensem narratio (London, 1672) 8vo - in English by Quincy (London, 1720), (the chief authority); Aommoypa41a or an Experimental Relation of the last Plague in the City of London, by William Boghurst, apothecary in St Giles's-in-the-Fields (London, 1666), - a MS. in British Museum (Sloane 349), containing important details; George Thomson, Aoimotomia, or the Pest Anatomized, 8vo (London, 1666); Sydenham, " Febris pestilentialis et pestis annorum 1665-1666," Opera, ed.
Bochart Opera Omnia (1675, 2 vols.
Athanasii opera omnia, still the best edition of that Father, was issued with a biography and critical notes in 1698.
In 1713 Montfaucon edited Hexaplorum origenis quae supersunt, not superseded till the work of Field (1875); and between 1718 and 1738 he completed his edition of Joannis Chrysostomi opera omnia.
An important work of this sort, described at length by Vasari and wrongly ascribed by him to Maso Finiguerra (q.v.), still exists in the Opera del Duomo at Florence.
Malou's "Symeonis Metaphrastae opera omnia" (Patrologia Graeca, 114, 115, 116) and Theophilos loannu, MvnµEia hycoXoyuch (Venice, 1884).
His numerous works include the musical comedy, Pierre le Grand (1790), for Gretry's music, and the opera, Les Deux Journees (1800), music by Cherubini; also L' Abbe de l'epee (1800), and some other plays; and Causeries d'un vieillard (1807), Contes a ma fille (1809), and Les Adieux du vieux conteur (1835).
Mommsen, Berlin, 1898); Simeon of Durham, Opera, i.
The Norrbro gives upon Gustaf-Adolfs-Torg, where a statue of that king stands between the royal theatre, royal opera house and the palace of the crown prince.
At Rome he visited the art galleries, the opera, the theatre, and gladly seized every chance of conversing in English with Englishmen.
The Improvement of the Understanding was therefore put aside unfinished, and was first published in the Opera posthuma.
This was done, and the Opera posthuma appeared in the same year, without the author's name, but with his initials upon the titlepage.
These characteristics are preserved in a portrait in oil in the Wolfenbiittel library, which was probably the original of the (in that case unsuccessfully rendered) engraving prefixed to the Opera posthuma of 1677.
- The contents of the Opera posthuma included the Ethics, the Tractatus politicos and the De intellectus emendatione (the last two unfinished), a selection from Spinoza's correspondence, and a Compendium of Hebrew Grammar.
His works, written in pure and simple Latin, were published in a collected form (Opera Pomponii Laeti varia, 1521).
In 1773 the king opened the national theatre in Stockholm, and on that occasion an opera of Thetis och Pelee was performed, written by himself.
Gudmund Goran Adlerbeth (1751-1818) made translations from the classics and from the Norse, and was the author of a successful tragic opera, Cora och Alonzo (1782).
Fredrik August Dahlgren (1816-1895) gained a great reputation as a dramatist by his national opera, Vermleindingarne (1846).
His first symphony was written in 1862-1867; his opera Prince Igor, begun in 1869, was left unfinished at his death, and was completed by RimskyKorsakov and Glazounov (1889); his symphonic sketch, "In the Steppes" (1880) is, however, his best-known work.
The classical edition of the works of Thomas a Kempis by Sommalius - Thomas Malleoli a Kempis opera omnia (3 vols.
In1530-1535he published a collection of his writings against Luther, Opera contra Ludderum, in 4 vols.
Until the Restoration of 1640 the stage remained spellbound by the Spaniards, and when a court once more came to Lisbon it preferred Italian opera, French plays, and zarzuelas to dramatic performances in the vernacular, with the result that both Portuguese authors and actors of repute disappeared.
Finally, the bucolic poet Quita produced the tragedies Segunda Castro, Hermione and two others, but these imitations from the French, for all the taste they show, were stillborn, and in the absence of court patronage, which was exclusively bestowed on the Lisbon opera, then the best equipped in Europe, Portugal remained without a drama of its own.
Among the most important public squares are the Opern-platz, around or near which stand the opera house, the royal library, the university and the armoury; the Gendarmenmarkt, with the royal theatre in its centre, the Schloss-platz; the Lustgarten, between the north side of the royal palace, the cathedral and the old and new museums; the Pariser-platz with the French embassy, at the Brandenburg Gate; the KBnigs-platz, with the column of Victory, the Reichstagsgebaude and the Bismarck and Moltke monuments; the Wilhelms-platz; the circular Belle-Alliance-platz, with a column commemorating the battle of Waterloo; and, in the western district, the spacious Liitzow-platz.
Entering the city at the Potsdam Gate, traversing a few hundred yards of the Leipziger-strasse, turning into Wilhelm-strasse, and following it to Unter den Linden, then beginning at the Brandenburg Gate and proceeding down Unter den Linden to its end, one passes, among other buildings, the following, many of them of great architectural merit - the admiralty, the ministry of commerce, the ministry of war, the ministry of public works, the palace of Prince Frederick Leopold, the palace of the imperial chancellor, the foreign office, the ministry of justice, the residences of the ministers of the interior and of public worship, the French and the Russian embassies, the arcade, the palace of the emperor William I., the university, the royal library, the opera, the armoury, the palace of the emperor Frederick III., the Schloss-briicke, the royal palace, the old and new museums and the national gallery.
Papae opera inedita, ed.
In August 1841 he married Agnes Schebest, a cultivated and beautiful opera singer of high repute, but not adapted to be the wife of a scholar and literary man like Strauss.
(1560); Poetarum veterum ecclesiasticorum opera Christiana (1562); De Re Poetica libri septem (1565); Rerum Misnicarum libri septem (1569); (posthumous) Originu7n illustrissimae stirpis Saxonicae libri septem (1597); Rerum Germaniae magnae et Saxoniae universae memorab'lium mirabiliumque volumina duo (1609).
The cantatas The Bride (Worcester, 1881) and Jason (Bristol, 1882)1882) belong to this time, as well as his first opera.
It was produced with great success in 1883, and was the first of a too short series of modern English operas; Mackenzie's second opera, The Troubadour, was produced by the same company in 1886; and his third dramatic work was His Majesty, an excellent comic opera (Savoy Theatre, 1897).
His greatest opera, Boris Godounov, based on Pushkin's drama, was produced in St Petersburg in 1874, and on it his reputation stands as one of the finest creative composers in the ranks of the modern Russian school.
In the comparison of standard weights, or in any weighing opera - tions where great accuracy is required, it is necessary to use many precautions.
Ferrandi opera (Dijon, 1694); reproduced in Migne, Patr.
(Paris, 1675); reproduced by the brothers Ballerini, with learned dissertations, Opera S.
Later, in 1859, appeared Petri Abaelardi Opera.
Oehler only the first volume, containing the Opera dogmatics, has appeared (1865).
On the evening of i4th January 1858, while the emperor, accompanied by the empress, was driving to the opera, these men threw some bombs under his carriage.
La Esmeralda, the libretto of an opera founded on his great tragic romance of Notre-Dame de Paris, is a miracle of lyric melody and of skilful adaptation.
In November the Commune fitted up Notre Dame as a temple of Reason, selected an opera girl to impersonate the goddess, and with profane ceremony installed her in the choir.
In 1783 he returned to Italy, and spent two years at Bassano, where he occupied himself with the publication of his Opera pertinentia ad opticam et astronomiam, &c., which appeared in 1785 in five volumes quarto.
Covent Garden Theatre (1858) is the chief seat of grand opera in London.
(De Cometis; Opera, ed.
Their building operations included the rebuilding of their summer residence, the Ermitage, the great Baireuth opera-house, the building of a theatre and the reconstruction of the Baireuth palace and of the new opera house.
ad Psalmos; opera xxxi.
treatise De motu (printed amongst his Opera geometrica, 1644).
The publication amongst Torricelli's Opera geometrica (Florence, 1644) of a tract on the properties of the cycloid involved him in a controversy with G.
His collected works, of which the most important is the Syntagma philosophicum (Opera, i.
Bright and Strype in 1684; the Opera Omnia, cura Joh.
Leonis opera, t.
Before his death More issued complete editions of his works, his Opera theologica in 1675, and his Opera philosophica in 1678.
The chief authorities for his life are Ward's Life (1710); the prefatio generalissima prefixed to his Opera omnia (1679); and also a general account of the manner and scope of his writings in an Apology published in 1664.
Other public institutions are the Athenaeum, with picture gallery, a Swedish theatre and opera house, a Finnish theatre, the Archives, the Senate House, the Nobles' House (Riddarhuset) and the House of the Estates, the German (Lutheran) church and the Russian church.
Other theorems were published in his Opera Varia, and in John Wallis's Commercium epistolicum (1658).
The Opera mathematica of Fermat were published at Toulouse, in 2 vols.
Betsy and I agreed to let mother nature move forward, leaving the Julie-Howie soap opera free to develop its own destiny.
It started with Secrets of a Vampire, which is some soap opera show about a family of vampires.
Visitors can appreciate the beauty of the opera house.
The evening is a great time to stroll around Tiananmen Square or take in a show of Chinese acrobats or opera.
acting debut aged just fourteen in the Welsh Soap Opera, People of the Valley.
You could record the voices of political figures, soap opera actors, cartoon characters or children's entertainers.
Critics were either rapturously pro or aggressively anti, and Opera dance could never be the same again.
With Richard Wagner, opera reached the apex of German Romanticism.
aria from an opera.
Then add funky urban beats to opera arias from Rossini, Puccini, Donizetti, et al.
The vocal works (opera, concert arias, masses) are in a separate volume with the green cover.
Opera is performed at the Romanian Opera House and the Romanian Athenaeum has two symphony orchestras.
Geoff is a former actor who played the baddie in the Welsh soap opera Dinas.
She danced in opera ballets at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and had a subsequent, significant career in nursing.
appreciate the mathematical beauty of Utzon's Opera House shells.
bel canto works to be recorded on the Opera Rare label.
And so the saga of the BBC screening the Jerry Springer opera gets even more bizarre.
Even opera buffs are spoilt for choice, with the English National Opera located in the center of town.
I finally got tired of the open windows in Opera so I got off my lazy bum and posted them.
He pays for rare bel canto works to be recorded on the Opera Rare label.
catalyst for the redevelopment is the new opera house.
He played the cello in various opera house orchestras and then in 1828 he became solo cellist at the Royal Chapel.
cobblestone street to the busy to tap into opera enters service.
comic opera - more suited to music than either Figaro or The Barber of Seville ' .
A Chair in Love is a new contemporary comic opera by Welsh composer John Metcalf and QuÃ©bec playwright Larry Tremblay.
compose an opera over the internet.
They also far exceed the dramatic scope and theatrical flare of all Baroque opera composers, including even Monteverdi.
conceived on a grand scale, the Palais Garnier is the largest opera house in the world and one of the finest.
The invitation follows his recent success working with the renowned conductor at the Offenbach Festival at the Lyon Opera House in France.
In addition, philharmonic concerts from world-famous conductors form a sizeable part of the Opera House's repertoire.
Read article » Site Search Featured Designer Sharon Luk is a Canadian based costumier with experience in costuming for Opera.
The Opera is inspired by Alexandre Dumas's celebrated novel about a tragic love story of a sick Parisian courtesan.
Being an Italian opera, the work was imbued with great passion, each act rising to a dramatic crescendo.
Do you have a voice that could melt the heart of the harshest opera critic?
The shock value of Jerry Springer: The Opera is entirely deliberate of course.
The great opera diva of the 20th century, Maria Callas was born in New York 1923, to Greek parents.
duo with pianist and opera singer Barry Jobling.
On the way to the opera we stopped at Covent Garden to watch a street entertainer.
forerunner of today 's Royal Opera House.
He made his acting debut aged just fourteen in the Welsh Soap Opera, People of the Valley.
What really happens: Now imagine a powerful opera singer who sings a note at the same resonant frequency of the wine glass.
This is the second ever full-length ballet to be relayed live from The Royal Opera House.
The daily live music program at the hospital ranges from world-class chamber music to African drumming, and even full-scale opera.
The Kirov is playing for very high stakes Kirov Opera is taking a huge gamble in touring with Wagner's Ring cycle.
gamelan orchestra to fully staged opera.
garnered widespread praise for its innovative education work, under the banner Scottish Opera for All.
girdle made especially for opera singers.
Touring West End theater, ballet and opera comes to the Edwardian grandeur of His Majesty's Theater.
In the middle stages, the highly rhythmical music of bei guan and Peking opera became dominant.
The Orchestra of Welsh National Opera together with renowned harpist Elinor Bennett are touring Wales with the work in early January.
harshest opera critic?
More ridicule of the Savior There is little doubt that Jerry Springer the Opera is motivated by hatred of Christianity.
hermeneutic approaches to the study of opera.
This is the first time that Shanghai Yue Opera is featured in a truly intercultural and multimedia production in the UK.
Jerry springer the opera.
jokey title, the show really is an opera.
He is a man of many talents: a poet, an opera librettist, a playwright and writer of children's books.
Plans include the libretto for an opera based on The Little Prince (music by Rachel Portman) for English National Opera.
Working with children from three Lewisham primary schools to produce an opera libretto with the River Thames as its theme.
The production was well received by opera magazine, click here for reviews, photographs and a complete libretto of the opera.
libretto readings, opera extracts given in full score with musicians and singers, followed by an open discussion.
libretto of an opera.
librettoanslations, except where taken from opera libretti, are my own.
Goodall's infectious tunes which included light opera and modern musical theater numbers - were complemented by dazzling word play from Hart.
The field of Italian opera was dominated by Giuseppe Verdi, while German opera was virtually monopolized by Richard Wagner.
motorbike riding, reading and regularly goes to films, theater and opera.
musical based loosely on Puccini's opera La Boheme features many members of the original cast.
mad musings of me Opera, politics, observations on human behavior and more opera.
ninth symphony for the inaugural performance of the Opera North 05/06 concert season in Huddersfield.
Kids Op - see how you can compose an opera over the internet.
Octavia was the ostrich who just walked around looking beautiful and singing opera.
Strauss thought the libretto ' The born comic opera - more suited to music than either Figaro or The Barber of Seville ' .
Taiwanese opera was a major form of entertainment in early Taiwan society.
In the early 1900's touring companies came to offer drama, music & grand opera.
Her agent heard about a casting call going out for a role on the long-running Australian soap opera, Neighbors.
Fortunato is no standard hero out of 18th century Italian opera.
Mozart's satirical opera is staged by ENO in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the composer's birth.
opera singer through walls?
opera libretti, are my own.
opera diva Lesley Garrett at the Classical BRIT Awards, London, May 2006.
Other projects have included numerous opera galas as well as concert performances of opera galas as well as concert performances of operas by Britten, Rossini, Verdi and Puccini.
opera house, the Colon Theater.
opera by the Italian composer Mercadante who died at Naples in 1870.
The Archers is the world's longest running soap opera.
GHOST STORY, one-act opera originally a BBC commission.
Sunday Independent, Ireland, May 26 1996 " Welsh mezzo Buddug Verona James whose voice and temperament seem ideal for baroque opera.
The rest of the album is given over to the rock opera ' Sorrow & Promise ' .
Certainly, I do not think the Agatha Christie would lend itself to treatment as a modern opera buffa!
In 1637, Venice opened the first public opera house, Teatro San Cassiano.
The project will also be the site of the first opera house in Dubai.
What he said, if I remember, was that it was like being led through an empty opera house.
operatic repertoire (click on the OPERA button for a full list of roles ).
Students have the opportunity to participate in activities ranging from gamelan orchestra to fully staged opera.
The Opera House and the world class wineries bring an air of sophistication contrasting with the rugged outback and wildlife.
Wagner's music: As a young man Wagner composed some concert overtures and a symphony before turning his attention to opera.
Waiters burst into half-conscious accompaniment to classical and light opera overtures.
However, his music, along with the stories his pieces are set to, are quite palatable for mini opera buffs.
A recent musical evening at the Rectory, Opera to Broadway, included the percussionist Evelyn Glennie.
And in spreading the pestilence of posh tedium, opera has been the worst offender.
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I like the opera's posing pouch in the loo.
public houseenice opened the first public opera house, Teatro San Cassiano.
The audience at a piano recital does not consist entirely of pianists, or at an opera of operatic singers.
The Royal Ballet has a very interesting repertory, and so does the ballet company of the Bavarian State Opera in Munich.
By way of an entertaining contrast to the classic suites, the band plays a repertory derived from local opera melodies.
As the Apple Turns sees the Apple saga as a TV soap opera - you can get reruns here too.
With Richard Wagner, opera reached the apex of german romanticism.
salivated all over the Sydney Opera House.
The Three Waiters performance involves them dressing up as real waiters before joining together to form three talented opera singers.
How do you come up with the idea of throwing a balloon like female opera singer through walls?
I don't find it so snappy as Opera, but it's fast enough not to be annoying.
soap opera is set in Summer Bay?
Choose from the rubbish single whose name we can't remember, or a book of TV soap opera quizzes.
To you, you're watching a soap opera, a play, something with no " real life " to it.
In 1968 he began producing the soap opera and cast John Sharp in the role of Les Clegg.
During this period she appeared in the short lived shipping soap opera " Triangle " .
Coronation Street - Cadbury's has just paid £ 10 million to continue to sponsor this very popular soap opera.
K9 Which was the first soap opera on Channel 4?
Once again the day was fronted by Roy Leighton, with a new soap opera which was interwoven with the presentations.
soap opera Brookside as Jack Sullivan.
soap opera actors, cartoon characters or children's entertainers.
soap opera story.
The move is topical, coinciding with a current plot line in the popular television soap opera Coronation Street.
Beside Edda Sanga, she recruited another of her former students, Rose Haji, producer of a popular radio soap opera about health.
soap opera of a government.
Talented conductor Dominc Wheeler will be joined by soloists from Opera Interludes.
Sophia st opera enters service ship for several.
Cruise holiday Sophia st opera enters service ship for several.
Joseph Bridau, who had, to use his own expression, a few sous in his pocket, took Fougeres to the Opera.
Lush The original Star Wars had ground breaking special effects, but these were merely a backdrop to an epic space opera.
spaghetti westerns aren't opera.
For fifty years, Peter Brook's opera, stage, and film productions have held audiences spellbound.
I can advise we are still selling Jerry springer the opera.
staging of the opera in the Canongate Kirk, which was very imaginative and used the building very well.
staid world of opera by storm.
He then takes the bass solos in Beethoven's ninth symphony for the inaugural performance of the Opera North 05/06 concert season in Huddersfield.
During the live telecast of the " 14th Annual Soap Opera Awards, " Yahoo!
I apologize if I have accused you based on opera telecom 's advice.
Those between musical theater, spoken theater, dance, opera.
There is also the added benefit of discounted tickets for many theatrical, opera and ballet performances throughout the region.
through-composed opera in English was not a crowdpuller - it was only acceptable to specialized audiences such as a school or a court.
understudy role in a Rossini opera which involved fast passages of music and a lot of words.
Onassis was frequently unfaithful, but the marriage remained unchallenged until he encountered opera diva, Maria Callas.
Everyone uses Windows and Internet Explorer apart from a few weirdo 's who use Macs or Linux with Mozilla, Netscape or Opera.
Many financially well-off people do go to the opera.
1859 Paris opera 1836 Scheibler, Stuttgart, proposed standard (440 at 69Ã‚° F.).
In the famous dedicatory letter of his Alceste he mentions among other conceptions on which his reform of opera was to be based, that the co-operation of the instruments ought to be regulated in proportion to the interest and the passion, a doctrine of which the true significance lies in its connexion with other conditions of opera which are incompatible with the polyphonic treatment of instruments as threads in a decorative scheme.
Otto, Justini philosophi et martyris opera quae feruntur omnia (3rd ed.
A symphony was produced at the Gewandhaus concerts in 1833, and in the following year he was appointed conductor of the opera at Magdeburg.
The success of the opera was very great; but the production of the Nibelung tetralogy as a whole still remained impracticable, though Das Rheingold and Die Walkiire were performed, the one on the 22nd of September 1869 and the other on the 26th of June 1870.
The wonderful overture is more highly organized and less unequal than that of Tannhduser; and although Wagner uses less L eit-motif than Weber (see Opera, ad fin.) and divides the piece into " numbers " of classical size, the effect is so continuous that the divisions could hardly be guessed by ear.
Wagner's first inspiration was for an opera (Siegfried's Tod, projected in 1848) on the death of Germany's mythical hero; but he found that the story needed a preliminary drama to convey its antecedents.
Thus the plan of the Ring was sketched in reverse order; and it has been remarked that Gotterdammerung shows traces of the fact that Wagner had begun his scheme in the days when French grand opera, with its ballets and pageantry, still influenced him.
Fisher's Latin works are to be found in the Opera Fisheri quae hactenus inveniri potuerunt omnia (Wiirzburg, 1595), and some of his published English works in the Early English Text Society (Extra series, No.
Her great qualities were relieved by human traits which make her more sympathetic. It must be allowed that she was fairly open to the criticism implied in a husbandly jest attributed to Francis While they were returning from the opera house at Vienna she said to him that the singer they had just heard was the greatest actress who had ever lived, and he answered "Next to you, Madam."
Arnold in Symeonis monachi opera, vol.
The Pneumatica, Automatopoietica, Belopoiica and Cheiroballistra of Hero were published in Greek and Latin in Thevenot's Veterum mathematicorum opera graece et latine pleraque nunc primum edita (Paris, 1693); the first important critical researches on Hero were G.
folio, and Ephraemi Syri opera omnia quae extant, Gr., Syr., et Lat., 6 vols.
He is best known as a scholar by his notes on Martial, Ausonius, the Pervigilium Veneris; editions of the poems of Scaliger (Leiden, 1615), of the De re militari of Vegetius Renatus, the tragedies of Seneca (P. Scriverii collectanea veterum tragicorum, 1621), &c. His Opera anecdota, philologica, et poetica (Utrecht, 1738) were edited by A.
Two collections of his works appeared during his life, one in Dutch (Leiden and Delft, 1685-1718), and the other in Latin (Opera amnia s.
Teulet, Einhardi ornnia quae extant opera (Paris, 1840-1843), with a French translation; P. Jaffe, in the Bibliotheca rerum Germanicarum, Band iv.
There are also a handsome kursaal (1903), a grand opera house, numerous modern churches, and several hospitals and benevolent institutions, including the Royal Bath hospital.
Fabricius, Hippolyti opera graece et latine (2 vols., Hamburg, 1716-1718, reprinted in Gallandi, Bibliotheca veterum patrum (vol.
In the famous "guerre des buffons," he took the part of the "buffonists," so named in consequence of their attachment to the Italian "opera buffa," as opposed to the true French opera; and, in his Lettre sur la musique francaise, published in 1753, he indulged in a violent tirade against French music, which he declared to be so contemptible as to lead to the conclusion "that the French neither have, nor ever will have, any music of their own, or at least that, if they ever do have any, it will be so much the worse for them."
Omitting this factor in 1 Frisch's Kepleri opera amnia, ii.
Anderson of Aberdeen, in the supplement to his Apollonius Redivivus (Paris, 1612), but by far the best is by Robert Simson, Opera quaedam reliqua (Glasgow, 1776).
Balsam (Berlin, 1861); (6) the definitive Greek text of Heiberg (A pollonii Pergaei quae Graece exstant Opera, Leipzig, 1891-1893); (7) T.
C. par Theodore Parrhase (Amsterdam, 1699); and Vita et opera ad annum Mdccxi., amici ejus opusculum, philosophicis Clerici operibus subjiciendum, also attributed to himself.
5 a 1776 at the expense of Earl Stanhope, in a volume with the title Roberti Simson opera quaedam reliqua.
The denouement of this tale, which made its first appearance in European literature in the De obedientia (Opera, Venice, 3 vols., 1518-1519) of Jovianus Pontanus (d.
Thus Stanislaus Hosius (1504-1579), a Polish cardinal and bishop of Warmie, wrote (Opera, Venice, 1 573, p. 202) " They are far readier than followers of Luther and Zwingli to meet death, and bear the harshest tortures for their faith.
Among the prominent buildings are the United States Government building, the county Court house, Cotton Exchange, Business Men's Club, Goodwyn Institute, containing an auditorium and the public library, the Cossett Free Library, Grand Opera House, Lyceum Theatre, Auditorium, Gayoso Hotel, Memphis Evening Scimitar building, the Union and Planters' Bank and Trust Company building, Equitable building, Memphis Trust building, Tennessee Trust building, the Bank of Commerce, Woman's building (containing offices for business women), Masonic Temple, Odd Fellows' building and the Commercial Appeal building.
70Ã‚° 51' (1774); Isaaci Newtoni Opera quae extant Omnia, with a commentary (5 vols.
Van Vloten's volume, published in 1862, Ad Benedicti de Spinoza opera quae supersunt omnia supplementum, is uniform with Bruder's edition, and contains the early treatise De deo et homine, the Treatise on the Rainbow, and several fresh letters.
See Jan Dlugosz, Opera (Cracow, 1887); August Sokolowski, Illustrated History of Poland (Pol.), vol.
The collected works of Newton were published in1779-1785by Dr Samuel Horsley, F.R.S., under the title Isaaci Newtoni Opera quae exstant Omnia.
He wrote, finally, several theological treatises: a treatise de Fide Trinitatis, commentaries on the Bible, &c. The complete works of Alcuin have been edited by Froben: Alcuini opera, 1 vol.
Bridges, 1897, 2 vols.) and Opera quaedam inedita (ed.
True, Tchaikovsky wanted his Pushkin opera to be staged with rustic simplicity.
I have n't been this excited since I salivated all over the Sydney Opera House.
I do n't find it so snappy as Opera, but it 's fast enough not to be annoying.
A: The Beatles Which soap opera is set in Summer Bay?
Choose from the rubbish single whose name we ca n't remember, or a book of TV soap opera quizzes.
To you, you 're watching a soap opera, a play, something with no " real life " to it.
During this period she appeared in the short lived shipping soap opera " Triangle ".
Coronation Street - Cadbury 's has just paid £ 10 million to continue to sponsor this very popular soap opera.
He had a regular role in the Channel Four soap opera Brookside as Jack Sullivan.
I 've presented the O Men as a soap opera story.
What a bunch they are - this soap opera of a government.
Cruise holiday sophia st opera enters service ship for several.
Hang on a minute, you may say, spaghetti westerns are n't opera.
For fifty years, Peter Brook 's opera, stage, and film productions have held audiences spellbound.
I also thought the staging of the opera in the Canongate Kirk, which was very imaginative and used the building very well.
Over the last few years he has taken the staid world of opera by storm.
During the live telecast of the " 14th Annual Soap Opera Awards, " Yahoo !
But through-composed opera in English was not a crowdpuller - it was only acceptable to specialized audiences such as a school or a court.
In early 19th century, romantic opera gave more dimension to the extreme emotions which were typical of that era.
I was given a small understudy role in a Rossini opera which involved fast passages of music and a lot of words.
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Even without understanding the words of the Italian opera, the American students felt the passion and pathos of the performance.
Visions of art galleries and opera houses skitter across my brain as I stare into the bathroom mirror.
Free-Ed.net has courses in every imaginable area, from heavy-duty programming and computer design courses to more lighthearted fare like music, opera, and art history.
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In fact, many of Aspen's most impressive Victorian buildings, such as the Hotel Jerome and the Wheeler Opera House were built during this period.
The N's original programming is topped by Degrassi, a Canadian-produced teen soap opera that isn't afraid to tackle difficult topics.
Glamorous extras include long black opera gloves, pearls, socialite bracelets, the perfect little evening bag and a stole to keep you warm.
Shimmery fabrics and opera length gloves complete this lady-like look.
At the ripe age of 10, Lindsay found herself with a regular role on the NBC soap opera Another World.
Her largest soap opera role was in 2001, playing Isabella on The Young and the Restless.
In 1990, Kelly Ripa hit the big time, landing an award-winning role on the ABC soap opera, All My Children.
Her life was turned upside down by the arrival of her celebrity sister, Faith (played by Ripa), who was a soap opera star unexpectedly killed off by her evil twin.
Kelly Ripa's marriage to actor Mark Consuelos is right out of a fairy tale, or in this case, a soap opera.