We’re back and we’ll be recording at the National Opera Center on September 15, 2016. Join Noah Lethbridge, Walker Lewis and Me (Peter Szep) on our new show, with our guest Paul Fowler, composer of “Behold The Man,” which tells the story of a a valiant attempt to fix an ancient fresco which went terribly…Continue reading The New Indie Opera Podcast
The Indie Opera Podcast is stepping in to the video realm. We are members of the New York Opera Alliance and were part of their Kick-off event at Le Poisson Rouge on Nov. 3rd. So we showed a video, which is tempting us to try making a video podcast. So we recorded a show in…Continue reading The Indie Opera Podcast Is…
Come to Le Poisson Rouge to celebrate the creation of The New York Opera Alliance, which we had a small part in helping create! We will be showing a sneak preview of our first video podcast (coming soon) too! It’s only $10 This Sunday! And you will see New York’s very own opera companies showcasing their…Continue reading NYOA at Le Poisson Rouge
Recorded a great show last night with guest Andrew Rudin, and we completely went off the agenda! He was so fascinating, a pioneer composer who was among the first to use the Moog synthesizer. So “What’s Sexy in Opera” will wait until next show, so please send us your suggestions.
Opera Is a Hoax? After hearing an interview on the NYTimes Book Review Podcast where Paul Rudnick said, “I think of poetry as a complete hoax, I rank it with opera and ballet in that regard… People lie when they say they like it.” (See complete quote below for full context.) Let’s Go On a…Continue reading Paul Rudnick, I want a Date!