The Indie Opera Podcast
The Indie Opera Podcast is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, The Indie Opera Podcast is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like Ideas at the House or Sticky Notes: The Classical Music Podcast and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2011-04-15. Since then, a total of 128 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by The Indie Opera Podcast.
The Indie Opera Podcast activity
The Indie Opera Podcast seems to be on pause right now, since no episode has been published for 3 months. The last episode in The Indie Opera Podcast, "Podcast 081: Rosina, a Hip Hop Opera, Pinky Ring, KahhREE Laurent and George Cederquist", is dated 2021-06-02.
"On pause" does not mean, however, that The Indie Opera Podcast will not resume its activity soon, nor that its episodes are less interesting than another more active source.
This editorial activity is slowing down compared to the previous period.
The Indie Opera Podcast in the last 36 months
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The latest epiodes from The Indie Opera Podcast
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Duration (h:m:s): 1:01:34
We are joined by George Cederquist, director, K.F. Jacques, composer and hip-hop artist playing Figaro, and Pinqy Ring, the hip-hop artist who plays Rosina. Soon to return to Chicago’s free “Night Out in the Parks” series, the piece features lyrics by the cast of mc/actors, dancers from BraveSoul Movement, and a live DJ and beatboxer. We discuss the origin of …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:25:26
We learn how this timely and moving piece was created, and the ways that the medium of film enabled the creators to use dance and imagery to delve deeper into the emotional layers of the story. Maestro Wood talks about how he plans to expand the community conversation about the piece and the various ways it could be presented to …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:24:37
We also learn how Atlanta Opera is continuing to present operas during Covid, and reaching new audiences with Crossroads concerts. Theres plenty of Bluegrass and salty language in this episode so advise that you use your headphones around children and sensitive individuals.
Duration (h:m:s): 1:40:41
With Noah’s help we reflect on the last ten years in the opera world: what has changed, where we’re headed, and some of our favorite memories of past episodes and guests. Peter Szep takes us back to 2011 and the inspiration for starting the podcast in the first place, and how he met Noah.
Duration (h:m:s): 1:24:18
John describes his incredible journey from growing up in a small town near Houston to becoming a sought-after international opera singer soon to be making his Metropolitan Opera debut. He offers many uplifting life lessons along the way, including how to deal with fear and how to celebrate one’s own uniqueness and true self in the face of …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:43:05
Afton Battle, the new General Director of Fort Worth Opera, after having left a career as an opera singer to work in strategic consulting and development for the National Black Theatre, New York Theatre Workshop, the Joffrey Ballet, and the National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago, Battle brings a unique and well-rounded skill-set to her new position. We talk …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:16:53
Our panel examines how several American opera companies are innovating during Covid Times. Highlights include On Site Opera, Seattle Opera, dell’Arte Opera Ensemble, San Francisco Opera, City Lyric Opera, Opera Philadelphia, and Houston Grand Opera.
Duration (h:m:s): 1:43:46
What is an opera companie's civic responsibility especially in this period of pandemic shutdown? What skill sets should they have been cultivating to be an engaged and engaging 21st Century arts organization? We learn about the programming that led them to a unique and moving collaboration with the U.S. Army Field Band & Chorus on the opera The Falling and …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:11:13
The classical live performance world is three weeks into the complete shutdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. How are opera companies treating their contracted artists? How much more prepared are the new generation of artists in working the business of making art? What are those artists doing to stay present with their fans? What companies are increasing their online presence …
Duration (h:m:s): 1:06:10
Arnold Geis is a Los Angeles based tenor and performer for Film, Television, video games, and opera companies around the world and Soprano Chabrelle Williams who is an an avid arts advocate, and three-time District winner of the New York Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. Our guests were both performing at the Lincoln Center Theater in Lynn Nottage and Rocky …