The title (also that of the concluding story in the book) comes from a section at the end of Gluck
's opera Orfeo ed Euridice, 1762, which ends with Eurydice after all delivered from...
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Having delighted in operatic music since her first introduction to Gilbert
at an early age, she was admitted to listen to Maria Callas
singing in a rehearsal of operas by Gluck
For her first major operatic role, VT
sang the part of Eurydice in a production of Gluck
's Orpheus at the Savoy Theatre
“The Times Digital Archive 1785-2007”. Thompson Gale: The Times Digital Archive.
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Blanche Warre Cornish
's French-Viennese violinist and composer, Josquin Dorioz, and her singer, Elisabetha Vaara or Lisa, have each struggled with hardships for the sake of their art before they begin their studies together in eighteenth-century Dresden...
6 February 1953: Singer Kathleen Ferrier collapsed during...