Podcast 52: Opera Theater of St. Louis, Opera Saratoga, Women Composers and dell’Arte Opera Ensemble

Peter, Brooke & Chuck engage in an rousing roundtable about opera productions from near and far, including Opera Theater of St. Louis, Opera Saratoga and the Mostly Mozart Festival, as well as the Recipients of the Commissioning Grants for Women Composers NOTES WHAT WE’VE SEEN: Brooke Bernstein’s MASS at Mostly Mozart Festival Eighth Grade, a […]

OperaFix, July 16, 2018

Check out Summer Festivals at Bard Summerscape, Bard Music Festival, Cincinnati Opera, Chautauqua Opera Festival, Cincinnati Opera Summer Festival, and the Glimmerglass Festival. Check out Summer Festivals at Bard Summerscape, Bard Music Festival, Cincinnati Opera, Chautauqua Opera Festival, Cincinnati Opera Summer Festival, and the Glimmerglass Festival. Bard Music Festival Mozart and Salieri Rimsky-Korsakov. Bard Summerscape. […]

Podcast 51: Laura Kaminsky

Laura Kaminsky, composer of the most frequently performed 21st Century opera, “As One.” Cited in The Washington Post as “one of the top 35 female composers in classical music.” NOTES WHAT WE’VE SEEN Brooke A Streetcar Named Desire Opera Company of Middlebury, VT Director: Douglas Anderson Conductor: Michael Skair Blanche: Meredith Lustig Stanley: Greg Gerbrandt […]

Opera Fix June 25, 2018

The Grimeborn Festival in London, Glimmerglass to premiere Jeanine Tesori’s “Blue” in 2019, Odyssey Opera in Boston’s US premiere of Gounod’s “La Reine de Saba”, Toronto’s Bicycle Opera Project premieres “The Llandovery Castle”, and the New York Opera Fest’s final week. We’ve just discovered the Grimeborn Festival, produced at the Arcola theater in London which […]

OperaFix June 18, 2018

Martina Arroyo’s Prelude to Performance is holding 2 free events, a masterclass Wednesday with Metropolitan Opera soprano, Sharon Sweet and An Afternoon of Opera Highlights! The Gilbert & Sullivan Light Opera Company of Long Island starts their run of Patience, Concert:nova, premieres “The Bradbury Tattoos”, And Cincinnati Opera will present the US Premiere “Another Brick in […]