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Film: The Lovers of Valldemosa Monastery, Fulton Recital Hall, May 26

The Department of Music presents

“The Lovers of Valldemosa Monastery”

of a 2010 opera about Frédéric Chopin by

Helen B. & Frank L. Sulzberger Professor of Music and the Humanities

RSVP to by May 25.

Thursday, May 26th

7:00 PM
Fulton Recital Hall
1010 E. 59th Street, Goodspeed Hall, 4th floor


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Film: The Lovers of the Valldemosa Monastery, Film Studies Center, April 17

The Department of Music

invites you to a film screening of a 2010 opera about Frédéric Chopin by

Marta Ptaszynska
Helen B.& Frank L. Sulzberger Professor of Music and the Humanities

Sunday, April 17 at 6:00 pm
Film Studies Center, Cobb Hall 306

Free and open to the public.

The Lovers of the Valldemosa Monastery was commissioned by the Grand Opera Theatre in Lodz and the Polish Ministry of culture for the Frederic Chopin Bicentennial Year 2010.

Libretto, synopsis, and more information can be found in Goodspeed Notes.

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Opera Gala Benefit Concert to Benefit the St. Benedict Church Featuring The Romanian Madrigal Consort, September 10


Opera Gala Benefit Concert

A fundraising benefit concert to support the music ministry of St. Benedict Church

Featuring favorite arias, duets and choruses from Rigoletto, Marriage of Figaro, La Traviata, La Boheme, Carmen, Lakme and Lucia di Lammermoor

In a performance by:
Kimberly Jones, Soprano
Kirsten Leslie, Soprano
Deb Guscott, Mezzo-soprano
Elena Snow, Mezzo-soprano
Rodell Rosel, Tenor
Levi Hernandez, Baritone
Paul Radulescu, Baritone
Sebastian Huydts, Piano
Sara Su Jones, Violin

The Romanian Madrigal Consort
Members of the Apollo Chorus
St. Benedict Chorale


SEPTEMBER 10 at 8:00pm

2215 W. Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60618

$15 in advance through September 8
$20 at the door
($12 Students and Seniors)

For TICKETS and Information
Call (773)588-6484

All proceeds will benefit the music ministry at St. Benedict Church

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