Tag Archives: Dallas Opera Guild

Winners Announced at Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition

by Suzanne Calvin

The daylong competition has dazzled and delighted. Here are this year’s results of the 2014  Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Saturday, March 15, 2014 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org The 26th Annual “Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition” Awards $25,200 in Hard-Earned Cash! ~~~~ 27-Year-Old Soprano Audra Methvin […]

Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition Results

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Saturday, March 10, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin (214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org) Or Megan Meister (214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org) The 24th Annual “Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition” Awards $20,000 in Prize Monies! ~~~~ SOPRANO HEATHER HAWK Takes Top Prize and $8,000 Cash! ~~~~ Second Place ($5,000) and “People’s Choice Award” (An Additional $1,000) Goes to Soprano Amanda Woodbury ~~~~ […]

Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition Today

by Suzanne Calvin

I can hear some glorious young voices wafting up the elevator shaft in the Winspear Opera House to our offices on the fifth floor. Meaning, I need to hurry up and get things done so I can matriculate downstairs for a taste of the best of up-and-coming-young-Texas-opera-singers. However, you needn’t wait! The free, semifinals round […]

Graeme's World

by tdoadmin

The Dallas Opera’s peripatetic Music Director Graeme Jenkins isn’t observing the British equivalent of “Spring Break” (which is, in all probability, “Spring Break”).  Today, with about 25 thoroughly jazzed members of the Dallas Opera Guild in attendance, he’ll be conducting THE FLYING DUTCHMAN in Vienna.  Friday, Maestro Jenkins will take the podium for his Dresden debut of DER […]

Graeme’s World

by Suzanne Calvin

The Dallas Opera’s peripatetic Music Director Graeme Jenkins isn’t observing the British equivalent of “Spring Break” (which is, in all probability, “Spring Break”).  Today, with about 25 thoroughly jazzed members of the Dallas Opera Guild in attendance, he’ll be conducting THE FLYING DUTCHMAN in Vienna.  Friday, Maestro Jenkins will take the podium for his Dresden debut of DER […]

Dallas Opera Guild Kicks-Off the Season

by tdo

Admittedly, we’re not quite there yet, but it felt like the opening of the season yesterday evening at Edgemere in Dallas, where The Dallas Opera Guild held its annual opening gala. The event was particularly interesting as it encouraged movement from room-to-room, upstairs and down, permitting patrons to view the beautiful silent auction items, enjoy […]

September Events

by Suzanne Calvin

We really hope you’re going to take advantage of the variety of free/nominal fee events we have planned for you this coming weekend and throughout next week.  The “Figaro in Flip-Flops” series of casual, pre-season events continues on Saturday with “Inside The Dallas Opera” at noon on WRR 101.1 FM when I pull up a […]