Beyond the Opera
Beyond the Opera is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, Beyond the Opera is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like TRILLOQUY or This Classical Life and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2019-06-26. Since then, a total of 6 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by Beyond the Opera.
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Beyond the Opera seems to be on pause right now, since no episode has been published for 3 months. The last episode in Beyond the Opera, "Renee Fleming - Portraying Georgia O'Keeffe, singing and neuroscience, and arts education advocacy", is dated 2019-08-08.
"On pause" does not mean, however, that Beyond the Opera will not resume its activity soon, nor that its episodes are less interesting than another more active source.
This editorial activity is no different from that recorded for the previous period.
Beyond the Opera in the last 36 months
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Duration (h:m:s): 16:35
For opera lovers, today's guest needs no introduction. Renée Fleming is one of the most celebrated and cherished singers worldwide. In the midst of a whirlwind tour, Renée had a moment to chat with dramaturg Cori Ellison about her Santa Fe Opera debut in a concert featuring Letters from Georgia by Kevin Puts and Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs) …
Duration (h:m:s): 38:17
Beloved musicians and founders of Bridge Records, Becky and David Starobin make their debut as librettists in collaboration with composer Poul Ruders on this brand new fairytale thriller opera adapted from "The Twelve Brothers" by the Brothers Grimm. Cori digs deep with Becky and David into the collaborative process, the necessary changes to the source material to make it stage …
Jenufa - Preparing for new roles and the evolution of a career with singing actress Patricia Racette
Duration (h:m:s): 30:18
All eyes in the village are on Jenufa. Her fiancé sees only a trophy wife. Her rejected suitor sees a chance to avenge the most cutting wrongs in his past. Her righteous stepmother sees her own life’s tragedy about to play out again for her child. The results are two unspeakable crimes which lead to the opera’s true theme—that the …
Cosi fan tutte - Mythic characters, implausible plots, and the art of being watched with stage director R.B. Schlather
Duration (h:m:s): 38:20
What makes the seemingly ridiculous plot of Così fan tutte such a compelling study of the duality of human nature that we revisit time and again? How do we understand the play of gender norms and societal pressure through a contemporary lens? And what's a director to do about a plot point that revolves around mustaches? R.B. Schlather is one of the …
The Pearl Fishers - Strong Women's Roles in Opera with director Shawna Lucey & soprano Corinne Winters
Duration (h:m:s): 27:26
A conversation from the "feminine perspective" about the often underestimated opera by Georges Bizet, The Pearl Fishers, reveals insights into key themes of power dynamics, the intrinsic conflict of character Leïla, and what it means to be a leader in this day and age. Director Shawna Lucey, soprano Corinne Winters, and host Kathleen Clawson give us a fresh take on the …
Duration (h:m:s): 25:43
Baritone Zachary Nelson started his professional opera singing career as an apprentice at the Santa Fe Opera, following college and swiftly made his way onto the main stage in what to him felt like a dream come true. In the 2019 season, he's singing Marcello in the Santa Fe Opera's new production of Puccini's La bohème. Kathleen Clawson talks with Zach about …