Classes, Workshops, & Lectures – January 2018

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy New Year! Here are your educational opera-tunities to kick off the new year: SAN MATEO ADULT SCHOOL https://www.smuhsd.org/Page/5436 Afternoon at the Opera, La Prima Segueza – Discover the lyrical beauty, drama, and flights of...

Broadcasts – January 2018

Ciao and Happy New Year, Opera Mavens! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for January: THE SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY ON KDFC https://www.kdfc.com/2016/08/san-francisco-symphony-broadcast/ A New Year’s Celebration – Archive broadcast from 2013 featuring...

Lectures, Workshops, & Classes – December 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy Holidays! Here are your educational opera-tunities for December: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA – GIRLS OF THE GOLDEN WEST ANCILLARY EVENTS Hands On History: Girls (and Some Guys) of the Golden West – Join the archivists of the San...

Broadcasts – December 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy Holidays! Here are your broadcast opera-tunities for this month: PBS – GREAT PERFORMANCES http://www.kqed.org/tv/programs/index.jsp?pgmid=67 Pavarotti: A Voice for the Ages – This program celebrates the 50th anniversary since the famous...

Dmitri Hvorostovsky, 1962 – 2017

From his official Facebook page:  “On behalf of the Hvorostovsky family, it is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Dmitri Hvorostovsky – beloved operatic baritone, husband, father, son, and friend – at age 55. After a two-and-a-half-year battle...