PROGRAM NOTES
 

Lecture notes on Le Nozze di Figaro

Lecture on Der Rosenkavalier

Hansel and Gretel

Lecture on Tosca

Lecture on I Capuleti e i Montechhi

"And shed a bitter tear" (La Boheme program notes)

Ceremony of Carols and Amahl and the Night Visitors

Madama Butterfly

Tosca

The Three Faces of Beethoven (pre-concert talk)

Carmen

Carmen Narrative

La Boheme

La Traviata (2001)

La Travita (2006)

La Traviata (Pre-curtain lecture)

Lucia Di Lammermoor

Cosi' fan tutte

Aida

Pre-opera lecture for Aida

Cosi' director's notes

Le Canzonette di Monteverdi

Gilbert and Sullivan Concert

Le Nozze di Figaro

The Three Progenitors of Figaro

The Barber of Seville

A two-part lecture on Salome:   Part 1      Part 2

Gianni Schicchi

Romeo and Juliet

Rigoletto

Lorenzo da Ponte, Mozart's librettist

Acis and Galatea

Carmina Burana

Pirates of Penzance