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The First Century of Opera with Nicolas Krusek [VIRTUAL]
Tuesday, September 29 at 10 a.m.–12 p.m.Free
Gain a deeper understanding of the music you love through insightful lectures by entertaining and knowledgeable speakers, stimulating discussions and some great on-screen performances.
Join us online as we explore the spectacular rise of opera in 17th-century Europe. Nicolas Krusek will discuss some works that have stood the test of time, alongside others that were once tremendously popular but have since suffered unjust neglect.
Online lecture topics:
- September 22 – The beginnings of opera in Venice and other Italian Cities
- September 29 – Early opera in German-speaking countries
- October 6 – Opera in France during the reign of Louis XIV
- October 13 – Opera in England after the Restoration
Register for any or all of the above by clicking the link(s).
For this virtual program, we’ll be using Zoom.
What you’ll need: A computer with speakers (or headphones) or your smartphone/tablet.
An email address is required for registration. We will email you the Zoom link one day in advance of the program.