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  • Damon Albarn Releasing Opera Album in May

    Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:31:05

    Damon Albarn Releasing Opera Album in May - The Blur singer penned an opera, which ran last year

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    Blur vocalist Damon Albarn will release a studio album of songs that he composed for his Dr. Dee opera. The opera ran last summer.

    Albarn recorded 18 songs at his studio in London at the end of 2011. He was assisted by with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra. The album is set to drop this May.

    Albarn will perform the opera with singers and musicians at the OneFest in England on April 14.

    Will you check out Damon Albarn's opera album?

    —Katie Sheehan

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