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an instrumental composition that doesn't adhere to rules for any specific musical form and is played with improvisation

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Soprano Kiri Te Kanawa, with her irresistible, creamy voice and cool, patrician beauty, was born to sing the great lyric roles in Strauss, particularly the Marschallin, Arabella and, of course, the Countess Madeleine in Capriccio.
In addition to Daphne and Capriccio, Wall has performed many of Strauss's songs in her recitals and has included his Vier Letzte Lieder in concert programs with orchestra.
Rather less dull was Rimsky-Korsakov's Capriccio Espagnol, which the Phil and Petrenko delivered at full blast.
Capriccio does have some redeeming qualities, such as the soothing waterfall at the entrance and a nice view of the hotel's large fountain where the ducks played.
Bruce Campelia, Vice President of Capriccio, states "We are extremely pleased with our customers' responses to the TieTrap.
and his role debut as the Count in Strauss's Capriccio for Pacific Opera Victoria (Feb.
Conductor Michael Lloyd and his players rose magnificently to the occasion, opening with a splendid appreciation of Rimsky-Korsakov's brilliant Capriccio Espagnol.
The Universal Beneficent Society will host the concert performed by the Capriccio ensemble at the Williamson art gallery in Slatey Road, Birkenhead.
Capriccio Stravagante, Volume 1 (music by Carlo Farina, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Francesco Turini, and others).
Although the origins of the Serenade and Capriccio by Bruce Taub have nothing in common with Diamond's work, the end result has certain elements in common with it.
Atex will continue to develop, market and support a tailored version of the software package called Capriccio as a pagination product integrated with Atex publishing system offerings for newspapers and magazines.
Gold Plate award winners will be Raymond Cosgrove of the landmark Bahrs Landing in Highlands and another renowned chef-owner, Antonio Grande of Il Capriccio Ristorante in Whippany.
For POVs 30th anniversary season in 2009/10, the company will be adding a fourth production to its roster, including Verdi's La traviata, Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress, Mozart's Cosi fan tutte and Richard Strauss's Capriccio (the last starring soprano Erin Wall in an orchestral reduction by Vernon).
Entertainment for the evening was provided by woodwind group, Trio Capriccio and guest speaker, Norman Prince.