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Aiken band opens with bold music

...will offer audiences a dynamic experience.The hour-long performance at USC Aiken's Etherredge Center includes Jacques Offenbach's composition based on Ludovic Halevy's Orpheus in the Underworld and a special piece provided by a colleague...
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`Orpheus' lightens up opera

...State University in Atlanta. "Put simply, this opera is opera for people who have never seen opera." Written by Jacques Offenbach in the late 19th century, Orpheus in the Underworld uses Roman mythology as a backdrop for pop-culture digs and...
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Choreographer uses dancers to convey story

...University of South Carolina Aiken. Mr. Pendleton said that although the piece originally was choreographed to a Jacques Offenbach score, he feels that the primal nature of Mr. Gabriel's music, coupled with the dance, opens conduits to man's...
Soundtrack captures spirit of 'Moulin'

...the theme of the movie. I fell in love with The Pitch (Spectacular, Spectacular), which is set to the tune of Jacques Offenbach's Can Can and explains a ploy to get the movie's "Duke" to finance the Moulin Rouge's latest production...