All four of us are joined by Karen for this free-wheeling discussion about what’s hot in opera. This show features operas that can be seen on my PINTEREST page, which keeps growing!
notes: The Intro and Exit Music are from “This New Ocean” by Nélida Béjar
We are joined by Huang Ruo composer of Dr. Sun Yat Sen, which will have it’s American premier this summer at Santa Fe Opera. We hear about growing up in China, as well as it’s musical culture from folk instruments like the Guqin to Chinese Folk Rock.
Also Covered in our show:
Houston We Have A Problem! Do today’s opera composers have a storytelling problem? Peter, Brooke and Noah take it all the way, and we are joined by Niloufar Talebi, Iranian Translator, Performer and Librettist.
Niloufar Talebi will be at THE STONE, May 14, 2014
The Persian Cycle (working title)
10 PM, $15 at the door day of event
FERUS Festival curated by VisionIntoArt at the Stone Residency
The Stone, corner of Avenue C and 2nd Ave, NYC
Peter Szep, Noah Lethbridge, Brooke Larimer are joined briefly by Jonathan Berger, composer, who’s work is being featured as part of the Prototype Festival in New York City, plus lots of chat.
[We had some tech issues, if you have problems with the audio, please re-download it.]