Baroque Banter is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, Baroque Banter is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like Aria Code or PorterFlute Pod and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2020-04-23. Since then, a total of 11 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by Baroque Banter.
Baroque Banter activity
With 1 articles published in the last 90 days, Baroque Banter is currently a not very active podcast. "Not very active" does not mean that Baroque Banter is less interesting than another more prolific source. Each media follows a specific editorial line, recording and broadcasting according to its own rhythm.
This editorial activity is no different from that recorded for the previous period.
The last episode in Baroque Banter, "Baroque Banter -The Economics of Opera", is dated 2021-09-02. By 2020, this podcast had published 7 episodes (4 since the beginning of 2021). Over the past 12 months, Baroque Banter has published an average of 0 episodes per month.
Baroque Banter in the last 36 months
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Duration (h:m:s): 50:59
We are thrilled to present a new episode of Baroque Banter, The Economics of Opera. In this fascinating episode, Erin examines how opera was run and funded in the age of Monteverdi, Cavalli and Cesti; who got paid the most and the least, who were the movers and shakers, and who were the impresarios who risked it all for …
Duration (h:m:s): 23:14
Pre-opera podcast hosted by Genevieve Lang with very special guests, Pinchgut Opera Artistic Director Erin Helyard and Director Mitchell Butel. The Loves of Apollo & Dafne by Cavalli Directed by Mitchell Butel and featuring Alexandra Oomens, Max Riebl and Stacy Alleaume (fresh from her stand out performances with Opera Australia in La Traviata.) Pinchgut’s first opera performance in …
Duration (h:m:s): 15:06
Genevieve Lang sits down with Pinchgut Opera's Artistic Director Erin Helyard to provide some great insights and information about Pinchgut Opera's performance of Monteverdi's Vespers. Perfect listening to prepare for your concert of this Baroque masterpiece.
Duration (h:m:s): 49:08
In this episode, Erin Helyard discusses the music scene — those moments in opera where music itself is the topic, and the characters allude to singing or playing or they actually sing a song! Because everything else is sung, how do these “songs” function? Erin explains that there are three kinds of music scene: the song-within-the-opera, the gratuitous music scene, …
Duration (h:m:s): 48:30
In the newest episode of our podcast series, Baroque Banter - The Love Duet, Erin Helyard discusses the love duet in baroque opera and the intense emotions it helps to convey - from blissful love to total despair. Erin delves deep into the subject matter and explains the function and evolution of one of opera’s most evocative and transcendent conventions. …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:04:51
The next episode of our podcast series, Baroque Banter - In Conversation with Miriam Allan is out now. In this episode Erin Helyard is joined by one of his true contemporaries, soprano and self-proclaimed lover of chaconnes, Miriam Allan. Miriam has performed in multiple Pinchgut productions, beginning with our very first in 2002, Handel's Semele. United in their …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:05:50
The newest episode of our podcast series, Baroque Banter, is available for you to listen to now. In episode 5, The Lament, Artistic Director Erin Helyard focuses on this very influential and important component of operatic history. Tune in now to find out the fascinating history and importance of laments not only in opera, but also in literary history and …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:03:10
In this episode of Baroque Banter historical bassoon specialist, Simon Rickard joins Pinchgut Opera Artistic Director Erin Helyard to discuss historical performance practice and baroque musical instruments. Tune in now and find out what the musette culture is and what it has in common with today's hipster movement.
Duration (h:m:s): 1:05:28
The third episode of Baroque Banter, The Sleeping Scene discusses the depictions of sleep in music. Erin is joined by guest Laura Vaughan to talk about these somnolent, languid and calming musical scenes.
Duration (h:m:s): 1:07:43
Pinchgut Opera Artistic Director Erin Helyard in conversation with director Chas Rader-Shieber.