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Carol Vaness

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(b San Diego, 1952).

Amer. soprano. Won S. Francisco Opera auditions 1976. Début S. Francisco 1977 (Vitellia in La clemenza di Tito). Débuts: NY City Opera 1979; Eur. (Bordeaux)...

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Carol Vaness

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(b San Diego, 1952).

Amer. soprano. Won S. Francisco Opera auditions 1976. Début S. Francisco 1977 (Vitellia in La clemenza di Tito). Débuts: NY City Opera 1979; Eur. (Bordeaux)...

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Vaness, Carol (1952)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 58 words.

Won S. Francisco Opera auditions 1976. Début S. Francisco 1977 (Vitellia in La clemenza di Tito). Débuts: NY

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Vaness, Carol Theresa (1952)

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 59 words.

American soprano. Won S. Francisco Opera auditions 1976. Début S. Francisco 1977 (Vitellia in La clemenza di Tito). Débuts: NY City Opera ...

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Vaness, Carol (<i>born</i> 1952), soprano

Max Loppert.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 267 words.

(b San Diego, 27 July 1952). American soprano. She studied at California State University and with David Scott, who changed her vocal orientation from mezzo-soprano to soprano, in which...

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Vaness, Carol (27 July 1952)

Max Loppert.

in The Grove Book of Opera Singers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 346 words.

(b San Diego, 27 July 1952).

American soprano. She studied at California State University and with

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Vaness, Carol (27 July 1952)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 369 words.

She studied at California State University, won the San Francisco Opera Auditions in 1976, and the following year made

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Victor Hely-Hutchinson

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Cape Town, 1901; d London, 1947).

S. African‐born Eng. composer, conductor, pianist, and administrator. After teaching mus. in S. Africa, joined BBC staff 1926, becoming head of...

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New York City Opera

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Opera co.—originally City Center Opera Co.—founded 1943 as part of NY City Center of Music and Drama. First prod. (Tosca) in Feb. 1944, Laszlo Halász being mus. dir. until 1951, succeeded...

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Anthony Powers

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b London, 1953).

Eng. composer. Taught at Dartington Coll. of Arts and Exeter Univ. Prof. of mus. Cardiff Univ. from 2004. Comps. incl.:

opera:

The Search for...

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Fiordiligi

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Mozart: Così fan tutte). Sop. Sister of Dorabella and betrothed to Guglielmo. The sceptical Don Alfonso is determined to prove to his friends that all women are fickle and enlists the help...

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John Ireland

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Bowdon, Ches., 1879; d Washington, Sussex, 1962).

Eng. composer and pianist. Org., St Luke's, Chelsea, 1904–26. Prof. of comp. RCM 1923–39, pupils incl. Britten, Bush, Moeran,...

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Edwin Roxburgh

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Liverpool, 1937).

Eng. composer, cond., and oboist. Prin. oboist, SW Opera Orch. 1964–7. Prof. of comp. and dir. 20th cent. dept., RCM, from 1967. Cond. and dir. 20th‐Cent. Ens....

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Kenneth Leighton

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Wakefield, 1929; d Edinburgh, 1988).

Eng. composer and pianist. Comp. fellowship Leeds Univ. 1953–5; lect. then reader in mus., Edinburgh Univ. 1956–68; lect. in mus., Oxford...

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Alexander Goehr

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Berlin, 1932).

Eng. composer of Ger. birth, son of Walter Goehr. Contemp. at RMCM of Maxwell Davies, Birtwistle, and Ogdon. On mus. staff BBC 1960–8; comp.‐in‐res. New England...

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David Ellis

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Liverpool, 1933).

Eng. composer and administrator. Comps. awarded Royal Philharmonic prize, RCM patrons' award, and Morley College opera prize. Joined staff of BBC, Manchester,...

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Nicholas Maw

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Grantham, 1935; d Takoma Park, Maryland, 2009).

Eng. composer. Fellow Commoner in Creative Arts, Trinity Coll., Cambridge, 1966–70. Prof. of comp. Peabody Inst., Baltimore,...

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Jesus Wept: The Roman Catholic Church, Child Sexual Abuse and Transitional Justice

James Gallen.

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

July 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 9079 words.

This article considers the range of issues involved in pursuing justice for the sexual and institutional abuse of children by the Roman Catholic Church. It examines whether the framework of...

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Illinois

Heather Marie Stur.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2876 words.

The 2000 census reported that nearly 2 million African Americans lived in the state of Illinois. The state's black population had increased nearly 14 percent since the 1990 census. In...

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Feminism, Approach to International Law

Christine Chinkin.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 5304 words.

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Books Received

in European Journal of International Law

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 4702 words.

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