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Opera a Day Challenge
07 19 2021

Opera a Day Challenge

Coming August 1-31Reigniting your love of opera and inspiring opera learning through a daily passion prompt!Each day you’ll receive an opera prompt on the Opera Bracelets Facebook Page or on the Opera a Day Challenge website pageJoin the d…

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Introducing: The Marriage of Figaro Opera Scarf
07 09 2021

Introducing: The Marriage of Figaro Opera Scarf

New from artist Julie Anna Lewis, this pure silk scarf evokes Mozart's romantic comedy, oft called "The World's Favorite Opera." Watch the video to explore the artwork or look at the photo details below!Click here for details and to purchase!Delicate…

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The Magic of Summertime
06 23 2021

The Magic of Summertime

When one thinks of "American Opera" Often the first thing that comes to mind is Gershwin's Porgy and Bess...I’ve seen it called “too long” and “not a good opera”. It seems to be racially, politically and culturally controversial from every perspecti…

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Tristan or How did we get on this boat anyway?
06 01 2021

Tristan or How did we get on this boat anyway?

I must have been very young when I first learned of the romance of Tristan and Isolde, probably it was the version of the tale wound into the Le Morte d’Arthur which is still my favorite- lots of passion and lovely knightly medieval detail. I assu…

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Me and the end of the world
03 26 2021

Me and the end of the world

My love for the Ring and Gotterdammerung is a mystery even to me.My first time “seeing it” was on a DVD from the library. It had to be returned that day and I had to fast forward through a lot of it… I guess I totally missed the point.Then, I saw…

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