From Handel’s appeal for a place to mourn to his later assurance that the sun also rises, this podcast looks at not only how we measure the times, but perhaps how the times might also measure us.
Check this podcast introducing the prequel to Wagner’s Ring Cycle “Das Rheingold”.
And be sure to also check out Anna Russells’ HILARIOUS intro to the Ring at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eN5dAQLYYrs
The Metropolitan Opera has cancelled the remainder of its 2020-2021 season, but is making up for it by streaming some of their operas, a different production every evening released at 8pm and available for 24 hours. To do our part I’ll be releasing a listening guide each day to the evenings broadcast.
First up today will be Wagner’s masterpiece “Tristan und Isolde” – and here is our first INtro to Opera.
One of my favorite musical titles, actually I think one of the greatest titles to a piece ever, is “A Sad Pavane for These Distracted Times”. I’ve made a commitment to use INtune, the In Series podcast, as starting place for creating connection in this difficult time we’re living in. So here goes….