‘William Tell’ the ‘Super Bowl of Operas’
For many, “William Tell” is synonymous with “The Lone Ranger.” The opera’s overture was the theme for the popular ... The production stays true to how it was originally written and will be performed in French, with English supertitles broadcast ...
On This Day: William Tell and the apple
The Song of the Founding of the Confederation written in 1477 is the oldest surviving poem ... "An intellectual snob is someone who can listen to the William Tell Overture and not think of The Lone Ranger." - Dan Rather "My name is William Tell: / when ...
As 'The William Tell Overture' ends, so does 30-year conducting career ANNAPOLIS/SOUTH COUNTY -- Davidsonville * Edgewater * Shady Side * Deale
along with a favorite show stopper -- "The William Tell Overture." It is better known to the TV generation as the theme from "The Lone Ranger." "The last thing I conduct will be the finest overture -- in my opinion -- ever written," the commander said.
A Williams-tell Overture
Well, my first two poems are written by William Blake, author of Songs of Innocence and of Experience, a collection of poetry that captures both aspects of similar objects and situations. The first poem is the optimistic take (a "Song of Innocence," if you ...
Gioachino Rossini, procrastinator extraordinaire
It's fitting that the man who wrote the William Tell Overture – the official soundtrack of People ... The theater manager locked Rossini and four stagehands in the theater's attic. Rossini was instructed to drop the completed pages out the window for ...