Category: William Lumpkin

Verdi Vs. Wagner, And Why They Disliked Each Other’s Music

June 19th, 2013 in 2013, Centers & Institutes in the News, College of Fine Arts, Newsmakers, WBUR, William Lumpkin 0 comments

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William Lumpkin, College of Fine Arts, Opera Institute

There have been documentaries and celebrations for 100 years since the premiere of The Rite of Spring, but this year also would be the 200th birthday of the opera composers Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner…

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‘La Travitata’ closes the Fringe Festival with a mix of opera and theater

October 27th, 2012 in 2012, College of Fine Arts,, Newsmakers, William Lumpkin 0 comments
William Lumpkin, College of Fine Arts

Last night’s long awaited production of “La Traviata” concluded the 2012 Fall Fringe Festival with aplomb…

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