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ABOUT THE METROPOLITAN OPERA
IT APPEARS THE TINSELTOWN RENOVATION IS COMPLETE! I have heard a good report on the reclining chairs and the sound quality. Still a good idea to call ahead (phone number is included with listings) ADS NOTE: Ads will be run for two months unless there is a request for an extension. Send me a whatever! (No ads at the moment - Feb 22, 2018) EVENTS
NEW REVIEW, ROBERT KNUPP at St. Peter Catholic Cathedral (Feb 9, 2018). To read it,Click Here--> Two new events - scroll down to Feb 25 & Mar 14 REVIEW, MARVIN MILLS at Galloway Methodist (Jan 26, 2018). To read it,Click Here REVIEWS, ESSAYS, and NEWS will be listed in the Cupdate for 1 month. All are accessible from our main website: Click on /go to www.agocal.org IGOR IWANEK's website has a series of programs on music, mysticism, and the mind. Click here to see the calendar PLEASE NOTE!!! IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN WHAT IS SCHEDULED FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR (I.E. THROUGH AUGUST 2018) CLICK HERE AND SCROLL DOWN (from AUGUST, 2017) About the Update - Please remember - you can check it at any time (and it changes often)- click on/ go to http://www.agocal.org/music/conhaus/cup1718/cupc.html Glenn Glenn A. Gentry, Editor The Continuo Online gag1391@aol.com THE CALENDAR, WITH CHANGES, FEB 22 - MAR 31, 2018 ******************************************************************************* FEB 22, 2018 (Thu) The BELHAVEN U SENIOR DANCE RESEARCH at the DANCE BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 6:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-6494. FEB 22, 2017 (Thu) JOHN PAUL at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH HARPSICHORD CHAPEL, 7:30 PM. Tickets: (601)594-5584. MA'AM Music of Jacques Duphly (18th century). FEB 23, 2018 (Fri) YOON-MI LIM at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, ORGAN 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. AGO. FEB 23-24; 28 LITTLE WOMEN, at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR MAR 1-3 2018 BLACKBOX THEATRE, Free. 7:30 P.M. MUSICAL Feb 23-24 (Fri-Sat) & Feb 28/Mar 1-3 (Wed-Sat); and 2:00 P.M. Feb 24 & Mar 3 (Sat). (601)974-6494. Music: Jason Howland Book: Allan Knee; Lyrics: Mindi Dickstein; Director: David Sollish FEB 24, 2018 (Sat) The METROPOLITAN OPERA PRESENTS (Live) OPERA Puccini's La Boheme at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 11:30 A.M. Tickets at door. Times are uncertain. Best to verify with Tinseltown: (601)936-5856 Details? Click here FEB 24, 2018 (Sat) The MSO at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. CHAMBER Tickets: (601)960-1565. "All Strings" !!FEB 25, 2018 (Sun) The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at CHAMBER ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)927-7494. For details, Click here FEB 25, 2018 (Sun) MILLSAPS MUSIC ACROSS THE STREET at ST. CHAMBER JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 PM. Free.(601)974-1422. MARTA SZLUBOWSKA (violin), LYNN RALEY (piano), KEN GRAVES (clarinet) & ALEXANDER RUSSAKOVSKY (cello)play Messiaen's Quatuor pour la fin du temps. FEB 26, 2018 (Mon) SYMPHONIC WINDS at MC's SWOR AUD on campus WINDS in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. FEB 27, 2018 (Tue) VERONICA PARRALES & JANETTE SUDDERTH at MILLSAPS, CELLO/PIANO Free. 7:30 PM (601)974-1422. FEB 28, 2018 (Wed) THE METROPOLITAN OPERA PRESENTS (Encore) OPERA Rossini's Semiramide at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door. Times are uncertain. Best to verify with Tinseltown: (601)936-5856 Details? Click here FEB 28-MAR 3, 2018 The BELHAVEN U SENIOR DANCE CONCERT DANCE BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:00 P.M. (Wed-Thu). CONCERT A: Wed & Fri; CONCERT B: Thu & Sat Details: (601)974-6494. MAR 2, 2018 (Fri) PANDOLFO QUARTET at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S CHAMBER WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 7:30 PM. Tickets: MA'AM (601)594-5584. MAR 3, 2018 (Sat) The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND, at CHRIST U BAND METHODIST C, 3:00 PM Free. (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us MAR 3, 2018 (Sat) STEPHEN & CAROLYN SACHS at BELHAVEN U's PIANOx2 CONCERT HALL, 7:30 P.M. Details. (601)974-6494. MAR 4, 2018 (Sun) MILLSAPS MUSIC ACROSS THE STREET FORTEPIANO RACHEL HEARD at JAMES' EPISCOPAL C. 5:00 PM. Free. (601)974-1422. MAR 6, 2018 (Tue) MILENA RUSANOVA & SHAWN LEOPARD at the MS MUSEUM VIOLIN/PIANO of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. 601)354-1535. Cash bar at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. Music of Eastern Europe. MAR 7, 2018 (Wed) The CHAMINADE CLUB at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY; SOPRANO/ 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)832-4384. CHAMBER ANNA McDONALD, plus the BELHAVEN STRING QUARTET MAR 7, 2018 (Wed) MOTOWN THE MUSICAL at MARA HALL 7:30 P.M. BROADWAY Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com. MAR 8, 2018 (Thu) GABRIELLE RICHARDSON & JANNETTE SUDDERTH AT SOPRANO MILLSAPS. Free. 7:30 PM (601)974-1422. MAR 8, 2018 (Thu) VENICE BAROQUE ORCHESTRA with ANNA FUSEK RECORDER/CHAMBER at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH CHAPEL, MA'AM 7:30 PM. Tickets: (601)594-5584. Music of Vivaldi, Cavalli & Corelli (baroque Italian Concerti) MAR 10, 2018 (Sat) The METROPOLITAN OPERA PRESENTS (Live) OPERA Rossini's Semiramide at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door. Times are uncertain. Best to verify with Tinseltown: (601)936-5856 Details? Click here MAR 11, 2018 (Sun) STATIONS OF THE CROSS with musical offerings by CHORAL the ST. ANDREW'S CATHEDRAL CHOIR, directed by JESSICA NELSON at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. !!MAR 14, 2018 (Wed) CAROL DURHAM, SHIRLENE GILL, SHEILA HESS, and ORGAN JACQUELYN THORNELL at ST. PETER CATHOLIC CL 10:00 A.M. Free. (601)634-0103. MacDowell Club MAR 14, 2018 (Wed) THE METROPOLITAN OPERA PRESENTS (Encore) OPERA Rossini's Semiramide at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door. Times are uncertain. Best to verify with Tinseltown: (601)936-5856 Details? Click here MAR 21, 2018 (Wed) The CHAMINADE CLUB at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY; SOPRANO/PIANO 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)832-4384. CAROLYN & STEPHEN SACHS (piano four hands); JULIE WOLFE & JAMESON MILLER (sopranos); ALEX WILLIS & DERRICK BURT (tenors), with JANNETTE SUDDERTH (piano). [New Details] MAR 22, 2018 (Thu) COLIN McDEARMAN at MILLSAPS, 7:30 PM. PIANO Free. (601)974-1422. MAR 22, 2017 (Thu) WORSHIP COLLECTIVE at the CHAPEL of 1st BAPTIST BAND CHURCH in CLINTON, 9:00 P.M. Free. (601)924-3440. MAR 24, 2018 (Sat) The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. ORCH Tickets: (601)960-1565. "Epic Elegance" MAR 24, 2018 (Sat) CHRIS PHILLIPS at BELHAVEN U's CONCERT TENOR HALL, 7:30 P.M. Details. (601)974-6494. MAR 31, 2018 (Sat) The METROPOLITAN OPERA PRESENTS (Live) OPERA Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door. Times are uncertain. Best to verify with Tinseltown: (601)936-5856 Details? Click here ******************************************************************************* New & changed events are marked !! UNMARKED events are listed as they appeared in previous updates. IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND AN OUT-OF-TOWN EVENT, YOU ARE URGED TO VERIFY THE DETAILS USING THE CONTACT INFO PROVIDED. We thank the following for their valuable support: The MISSISSIPPI ARTS COMMISSION Our many individual contributors This update is provided as a service to the classical music community of the Jackson area by the Jackson Chapter of the American Guild of Organists (216 Ashcot Cir, Jackson, MS 39211 / (601)362-3235 / gag1391@aol.com) Glenn A. Gentry, Editor, The Continuo Online