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Date

Event

 

April 9,
2017
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PHOTOS

PROGRAM: Audiovisual Presentation: Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto
SPEAKER: Professor Sara Bellini

 

March 26,
2017

PROGRAM: Gioachino Rossini’s final opera, Guillaume (William) Tell
SPEAKER: David J. Collins, M.Ed

 

February 12,
2017

Program postponed due to inclement weather

 

January 22,
2017

PROGRAM: Pietro Mascagni
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano

 

December 11,
2016

PROGRAM: Eleanor Steber
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano (covering for Jack Jarzavek)

 

November 16,
2016

PROGRAM: Jonas Kaufmann - An Odyssey to Greatness
SPEAKER: Meredith Palmer

 

October 23,
2016

PROGRAM: Sources of Richard Wagner’s Ring of the Nibelung found in the German Nibelungenlied, the Icelandic Edda and Norse Völsunga Saga
SPEAKER: Erika Reitshamer

 

September 18,
2016

PROGRAM: Bel Canto and Victorian Opera Rarities
SPEAKER: Lew Schneider

 

August 21,
2016

PROGRAM: Icons: Caruso to Callas to Sills
SPEAKER: William Cotten

 

July 17,
2016

PROGRAM: Annual Matzkin Award Dinner
HONOREE: Erika Reitshamer

 

June 5,
2016

PROGRAM: The Tenors Sing Out!
SPEAKER: Erika Reitshamer

 

May 22,
2016

PROGRAM: Young Siegfried - The Hero It’s Hard to Like
SPEAKER: David Collins

 

April 17,
2016

PROGRAM: The Operatic Stephen Sondheim
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano

 

March 20,
2016

PROGRAM: Beloved Arias and Duets, Beloved Voices
SPEAKER: Maria Iantosca

 

February 21, 2016

PROGRAM: The Reminiscences of an Operafile
SPEAKER: Richard Feffer

 

January 10, 2016

PROGRAM: Turandot
SPEAKER: Erika Reitshamer

 

December 6, 2015

PROGRAM: Toscanini, In His Own Words
SPEAKER: John Tischio

 

November 15, 2015

PROGRAM: Romanian Singers of Note from 1900 to the Present
SPEAKER: Ed Tapper

 

October 18, 2015

PROGRAM: A look at emerging European opera stars
SPEAKER: Jack Jarzavek

 

September 20, 2015

PROGRAM: Armenian/Russian baritone Pavel Lisitsian
SPEAKER: Peter Sullivan

 

August 8, 2015

PROGRAM: Leontyne Price, the great American soprano
SPEAKER: Professor William Cotten

 

July 19, 2015

PROGRAM: ANNUAL MATZKIN AWARD DINNER

 

June 7, 2015

PROGRAM: A Voice Fest: Great Operatic Divas - Who is your favorite prima donna in opera?
SPEAKER: Erika Reitshamer

 

May 17, 2015

PROGRAM: A Tribute to the Great Italian Tenor Carlo Bergonzi
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano

 

April 19, 2015

PROGRAM: Opera Buffa - The Forgotten Genre
SPEAKER: Rick Askenase

 

March 15, 2015

PROGRAM: Rodgers & Hammerstein
SPEAKER: Maria Iantosca

 

February 8, 2015

PROGRAM: Opera Buffa - The Forgotten Genre
SPEAKER: Rick Askenase

(program postponed)

 

November 25, 2007

PROGRAM: Rise Stevens
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano

 

October 28, 2007

PROGRAM: Jacopo Peri Award
HONOREE: Randolph J. Fuller

 

September 9, 2007

PROGRAM: My Life and Career
SPEAKER: Simon Estes

 

August 19, 2007

PROGRAM: ANNUAL SUMMER AUCTION

 

July 31, 2007

PROGRAM: German Opera
SPEAKER: David Collins

 

June 2, 2007

PROGRAM:Marc Blitzstein
SPEAKER: Richard J. Feffer

 

May 2007

PROGRAM: Annual Joint Meeting
NEOC and Sudbury Opera Lovers Group

 

April 19, 2007

PROGRAM: ANNUAL GOURMET DINNER
EVENT: Newbury College

 

March 11, 2007

PROGRAM: TIEFLAND Eugene Dalbert
SPEAKER: Joyce Sorenson

 

February 11, 2007

PROGRAM: TIEFLAND Eugene Dalbert
SPEAKER: Joyce Sorenson

 

January 14, 2007

PROGRAM: Is there a Doctor in the House?
SPEAKER: Stephen Loftus

 

November 25, 2006

PROGRAM: Jacopo Peri Award
Honoree: Conductor Stephen Lord

 

September 24, 2006

PROGAM: Tribute to Anna Moffo
SPEAKER: Peter Sullivan

 

August 20, 2006

PROGRAM: Summer Picnic
FEATURE: Annual Auction

 

July 16, 2006

PROGRAM: Life and Career of Beverly Sills
SPEAKER: Angelo Mammano

 

June 11, 2006

A Tribute to Birgit Nilsson
Erika Reitshamer

 

April 21, 2006

Ladies in Pants (Great Trouser Roles)
Joint Meeting, Sudbury Opera Lovers Group

 

April 19, 2006

Gourmet Dinner Gala
Newbury College

 

March 19, 2006

Puccini's Successor
Speaker: Mr. John M. Tischio, President NEOC

 

February 2006

CANCELLED SNOW EMERGENCY

 

January 15, 2006

A View from the Pit
Speaker: Russell Patterson, Conductor Emeritus
Lyric Opera of Kansas City

 

December 11, 2005

Puccini
Author: Mr. William Berger

 

November 20, 2005

Belle Canto Opera
Speaker: Mr. Lewis Schneider

 

October 2, 2005

Jacapo Peri Award Gala
Honoree: Mr. Jeffrey Rink

 

September 25, 2005

Sarah Caldwell in Siberia
Speaker: Richard Feffer

 

August 2005

Summer Picnic
EVENT: Annual Auction

 

July 24, 2005

FIDELIO at 200
Speaker: Robert Dennis

 

June 12, 2005

A Tribute to Renata Tebaldi
Speaker: Mr. John Tischio

 

May 22, 2005

Gounod's Mireille
Speaker: Joyce Sorenson

 

April 21, 2005

GOURMET DINNER GALA
Program: OPERABOSTON

 

March 26, 2005

Salome at 100
Speaker: John M. Tischio

 

February 13, 2005

The Lost Art of the Cabaletta
Speaker: Peter Sullivan

 

January 16, 2005

Oscar Hammerstein, The First and his Manhattan Opera Co.
Speaker: Mr. Steven Loftus

 

December 12 2004

Robert Merrill Memorial
Annual Holiday Party

 

December 2, 2004

Longy School of Music
Master Class: Donna Roll

 

October 31, 2004

JACOPO PERI DINNER GALA
2004 AWARD: Ms. Sarah Caldwell

 

September 26, 2004

Sarah Caldwell, Music's Wonder Woman
Speaker: Richard J. Feffer

 

August 1, 2004

Summer Picnic Social
Feature: Annual Auction

 

July 25, 2004

Chamber Opera The Letter
Performers: John Whittlesey, Cheryl Medeiros Nancarrow and James Busby

 

June 27, 2004

Butterfly at 100
Speaker: John M. Tischio

 

June 6, 2004

Great Fathers in Opera
Speakers: John M. Tischio, NEOC and
Karen Ruymann, SOLG

 

April 25, 2004

First Family of Song, Those Marvelous Garcias
Speaker: Maria Iantosca

 

March 7, 2004

A Marilyn Horne Celebration
Speaker: Angelo Mammano

 

February 15, 2004

A Tribute to Franco Corelli

 

January 25, 2004

New England Lite Opera Co.
Speaker: Mark Morgan

 

December, 2003

Noel, Noel, Noel
Speaker: Bill Miranda

 

November, 2003

JACOPO PERI DINNER GALA
2003 AWARD: Ms. Sharon Daniels

 

October, 2003

Vienna, Land of my Dreams
Speaker: Robert Myers

 

September, 2003

Berlioz at 200
Speaker: Peter Sullivan

 

August, 2003

Annual Summer Program
Auction and Picnic

 

July, 2003

REMEMBERING LESTER
A Celebration of a Life

 

June, 2003

Violetta Valery and Her Predecessors
Speaker: Angelo Mammano

 

May, 2003

The Art of Pierre Monteux
Speaker: Maestro Jeffrey Rink

 

April, 2003

Rediscovering the Operas of Sergei Prokofiev
Speaker: Professor Harlow Robinson

 

March, 2003

Life and Career of Alfredo Kraus
Speaker: Bill Miranda

 

February, 2003

Francesco Paolo Tosti
Speaker: Francesco Castellano

 

January, 2003

Opera with No Boundaries
Speaker: Elena Ruehr, Composer

 

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Monthly Presentations

Membership

Jacopo Peri Award

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Opera Links

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