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Kallen Esperian and Gary Beard

World-renowned opera singer Kallen Esperian joined us on Live at 9!

She’s had a rough few years, but she’s coming back better than ever!

She’s doing a series of house concerts on her way back to the opera stages worldwide. 17 more words

Live At 9

What's more important in sung music - text or sound?

I want to weigh in on the age-old argument about what is more important in sung music – text or sound. Both are important, and for me, the text comes first. 115 more words

Notions About Performing

You want to be a Prima donna? (Part Two)

Now that we know Filipa is capable of setting off house alarms, I invite you to step into her world of costumes,story telling, passion, hard work, and most importantly music. 1,619 more words

Disrespect and subtle bullying in the singer community

I’ve refrained from posting this for several years.  Yes, I’ve sat on this for that long.  I think it’s been a long enough time since the event, and I’ve spent just enough time around opera type singers to know this sort of thing continues in myriad guises. 654 more words

Notions About Performing

Singing Opera is like Formula One Racing

High-performance Sport – Opera Singing“, (u-tube promotional video)  – Dr. Kürsten, ears, nose, throat doctor to the Vienna State Opera stars, compares an opera singer to a formula one race car – made of biological materials. 524 more words


An Interview With Judith Howarth - International Soprano

Whilst in rehearsals for Jonathan Dove’s Opera ‘A Walk from the Garden’ with Scottish Opera I’m grateful to be receiving professional coaching from Judith Howarth… 1,343 more words

Charlotte Hoather

saturday (tuna) steak

1 tuna steak
1 broccoli head (chopped)

I was craving steak and chips baaaaaadly this week. Must have been something to do with watching a friend devour his in a restaurant whilst I picked at a salad, scowling. 172 more words

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