Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

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Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:29 am

Programming note: R5D6 might be up late tonight or early Saturday morning.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:42 am

COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

2: Bill Clinton received a Rhodes scholarship to study at this university.

4: I'll volunteer that Neyland Stadium hosts college football games in this Tennessee city.

6: There are two historically black colleges and universities in D.C.: the University of the District of Columbia and this one named for a Civil War general.

8: This women's college did not fully integrate with Harvard University until 1999.

10: In 1966, four women from this state's Agnes Scott College defeated four men from Princeton University on the General Electric College Bowl.

THE DREADED OPERA CATEGORY

3: Mozart's Die Zauberflöte is better known in English under this title.

6: This composer of Peter and the Wolf turned the Tolstoy tome War and Peace into an epic opera.

9: In "Nessun dorma", an aria from this Puccini opera, Calaf proclaims that he will win the title princess.

12: The Guardian calls the Henry Purcell opera titled for these two characters from Virgil a "lone English operatic success until the 20th century".

15: Max turns to magic bullets for help in a shooting contest in this German Romantic composer's Der Freischütz.

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:42 am

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by rjaguar3 » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:43 am

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COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

2: Bill Clinton received a Rhodes scholarship to study at this university.
OXFORD

4: I'll volunteer that Neyland Stadium hosts college football games in this Tennessee city.
KNOXVILLE

6: There are two historically black colleges and universities in D.C.: the University of the District of Columbia and this one named for a Civil War general.
HOWARD (named for Oliver Otis Howard)

8: This women's college did not fully integrate with Harvard University until 1999.
RADCLIFFE

10: In 1966, four women from this state's Agnes Scott College defeated four men from Princeton University on the General Electric College Bowl.
GEORGIA

THE DREADED OPERA CATEGORY

3: Mozart's Die Zauberflöte is better known in English under this title.
THE MAGIC FLUTE

6: This composer of Peter and the Wolf turned the Tolstoy tome War and Peace into an epic opera.
SERGEI PROKOFIEV

9: In "Nessun dorma", an aria from this Puccini opera, Calaf proclaims that he will win the title princess.
TURANDOT

12: The Guardian calls the Henry Purcell opera titled for these two characters from Virgil a "lone English operatic success until the 20th century".
DIDO AND AENEAS

15: Max turns to magic bullets for help in a shooting contest in this German Romantic composer's Der Freischütz.
CARL MARIA VON WEBER
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by MarkBarrett » Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:49 am

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2: Oxford
4: 
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
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3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by newtrat » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:07 am

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2: Oxford
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3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by immaf » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:18 am

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2: Oxford
4: CLAM
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10: CLAM

3: The Magic Flute
6: CLAM
9: Norma
12: CLAM
15: CLAM
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by Clue Jungry » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:23 am

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COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES
2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10: Georgia

THE DREADED OPERA CATEGORY
3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
9: Turandot
12: Dido and Aeneas
15: CLAM (Random guess would be Schubert)

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by CellBlock » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:34 am

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2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
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3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by LucarioSnooperVixey » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:43 am

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2. Oxford
4. Knoxville
6. Howard
8. Radcliffe
10. Georgia

3. The Magic Flute
6. Sergei Prokofiev
9. Turandot
12. Dido and Aeneas
15. Carl Maria von Weber
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by joepozz » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:48 am

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2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10: Georgia

3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
9: Turandot
12: Dido & Aeneas
15: clam

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by MtlMike » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:53 am

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2: Oxford
4:
6: Georgetown
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3: Tin Flute
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by quarterrican » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:54 am

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2: Oxford
4:
6: Howard
8:
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3: The Magic Flute
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12: Aeneas and Dido
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by mrbungle » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:56 am

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2: oxford
4: knoxville
6: howard
8: radcliffe
10: georgia

3: the magic flute
6: prokofiev
9: turandot
12: dido and aeneas
15:

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by sarisson » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:05 pm

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2: Oxford
4: Nashville
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10:

3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
9: Tosca?
12: Dido and Aeneas
15:
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by harrumph » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:10 pm

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2:Oxford
4:Nashville
6:Howard
8:Radcliffe
10:clam

3:The Magic Flute
6:Prokofiev
9:La Boheme
12:clam
15:clam

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by AFRET CMS » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:15 pm

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2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
8:
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3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
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12: Orpheus and Eurydice?
15:
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by Volante » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:16 pm

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2: oxford
4:
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3: magic flute
6: prokofiev
9: aida
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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by CoachP » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:25 pm

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2: Oxford
4: Knoxville
6: Howard
8: Radcliffe
10: clam

3: The Magic Flute
6: clam
9: La CLAM
12: clam
15: clam

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Re: Summer Hiatus Challenge 2018--Round 5, Day 5

Post by CheezeWhiz » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:39 pm

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2: Oxford
4: CLAM
6: CLAM
8: Vassar
10: New Jersey

3: The Magic Flute
6: Prokofiev
9: Turandot
12: Dido and Aeneas
15: CLAM
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