Tag Archives: Jean-Yves Thibaudet

Why “The Elixir of Love” Makes Opera Appealing

There are many who scoff at the idea of listening to, let alone attending, an opera. They picture one of Wagner’s heavy pieces (his are all heavy, actually), and cover their ears at the thought of enduring such torture of … Continue reading

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Ask Conductors Your Burning Questions this Wednesday at #askaconductor

Ever have a question for a conductor to which you were dying to know the answer? What would you ask a conductor if given the chance? How he/she chooses the musicians or the music? What he eats? Does he dream … Continue reading

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