Leonard Slatkin : Notes, April 2010, Part 1

Leonard Slatkin : Notes, April 2010, Part 1 An interesting blog from the perspective of the podium in the pit at the Met during the lead-up to Traviata.

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Too Busy Disorder

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Last-Minute Soprano Saves the Opera – Video Library – The New York Times

Last-Minute Soprano Saves the Opera – Video Library – The New York Times

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Video: Premiere der Oper “Emilia di Liverpool” | Frankenschau aktuell | Bayerisches Fernsehen | BR

Video: Premiere der Oper “Emilia di Liverpool” | Frankenschau aktuell | Bayerisches Fernsehen | BR I make a very quick appearance (with a line!) at around 1:15 – in a kilt.

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Rage, God and Brahms’ 4th Symphony « Quaerentia

Rage, God and Brahms’ 4th Symphony « Quaerentia A wonderful theological analysis of Brahms’ 4th Symphony by Mark Meynell

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Peter Sellers does various English accents (via jkottke)

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More kinderoper

Today and tomorrow we’re doing two performances of our Kinderoper, Kaimakan und Pappatatschi, in the oldest Baroque theatre in Southern Germany: the Markgrafentheater in Erlangen: (that’s a better shot than the one I took on my phone yesterday!) I’m told that this beautiful little theatre (about 500 seats – not as big as it looks in the picture, actually) was used in the film Farinelli.

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I shouldn’t laugh.. I probably do the same in German sometimes.

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Opera in the Fruit & Veggie Market | Open Culture

Opera in the Fruit & Veggie Market | Open Culture

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