A conversation with Lawence Edelson of ALT, plus tons of conversation about the Opera America conference, English vs. original language, was Wagner the first film composer, beer with your opera, upcoming events and what do do this summer! Also on the podcast: La Reina, from composer Jorge Sosa and librettist Laura Sosa Pedroza Christopher Cerrone, Invisible Cities…Continue reading Podcast 22: Lawrence Edelson of American Lyric Theater ALT
On our 20th podcast we examine the world of Baroque opera. Peter, Noah, Brooke and Walker join Mauro Calcagno, musicologist and James Marvel, director of Francesco Cavalli’s “Eliogabalo” at The Gotham Chamber Opera Company. Also discussed on the podcast: Hai Ting Chinn in “La Didone” at the Wooster Group William Christie’s “Atys” at BAM Mohammed…Continue reading Podcast 20: Baroque is New!
The searing heat of summer is here and performance has taken to the street! On this podcast we focus on opera in alternative spaces and summer festivals. We have interviews with: Kevin Newbury who is directing Die Liebe der Danae at Bard’s Summerscape Christoph Hagel who directed and conducted The Magic Flute in the Ubahn…Continue reading Podcast 9: Opera in Alternative Spaces, and Summer Festivals!