Lectures, Classes, & Workshops – June 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens!  Here are your educational opera-tunities for this month: SAN FRANCISCO OPERA GUILD PREVIEW LECTURES http://tinyurl.com/DonGiovanniPreviews Ninety-minute sessions by noted musicologists, composers, librettists, and singers, locally sponsored by SF...

Broadcasts – May 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your May broadcast opera-tunities: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA ON KDFC http://www.kdfc.com/pages/15771717.php Cyrano de Bergerac (Alfano) – This classic love story comes alive in this rediscovered operatic gem that packs the power of...

Classes, Workshops, & Lectures – May 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Here are your educational opera-tunities for this month: CAL PERFORMANCES https://secure.calperformances.org/auxiliary/Reserve.aspx?p=12187 Resurrecting Rameau Opera for the Contemporary Stage – Roundtable discussion moderated by musicologist...

Lectures, Workshops, & Classes – April 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy Spring! Here are the educational opera-tunities gathered for you this month: WAGNER SOCIETY OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA http://www.wagnersf.org/node/2463 More Tales from the Pit – What would Tristan und Isolde be without the haunting...

Broadcasts – April 2017

Ciao, Opera Mavens and Happy Spring!  Here are your April broadcast opera-tunities: THE METROPOLITAN OPERA: LIVE IN HD http://www.metopera.org/Season/In-Cinemas Idomeneo (Mozart) – A rare Met revival of Jean-Pierre Ponnelle‘s classic production of Mozart’s masterpiece...