Opera is bigger than just our stage
That's why we wanted to bring it directly into your home. We're working on a series of opportunities to help you enjoy all kinds of opera from the comfort of your couch--regardless of your previous experience or knowledge of opera.
Whether it's live Living Room Recitals, broadcasts of old performances, sing-a-longs for kiddos, or how-to's (for adults) with some of your favorite artists, there are a ton of ways you can #LAOAtHome. Check out what we have for you below, and stay posted for all the new content coming your way.
wednesday, July 1, 2020
Living room recital
Sasha Cooke and Kelly Markgraf have lined up a program full of American classics for today's #LAOAtHome Living Room Recital that will please every opera and Broadway-lover alike.
Accompanied by Bryan Banowetz, they'll be live here and on Facebook at 4:00 PM PDT.
View their program below:
Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Kelly Markgraf, baritone
Bryan Banowetz, piano
Program subject to change
"A Simple Song" from Mass (Leonard Bernstein)
"Carried Away" from On the Town (Leonard Bernstein)
"How Could I Ever Know?" from The Secret Garden (Lucy Simon)
"Berceuse" (Charles Ives)
World premiere: "Listen" (Kamala Sankaram)
World premiere: "Reconciliation" (Joel Puckett)
"Some Enchanted Evening" (Rogers and Hammerstein)
"Why Do I Love You?" from Showboat (Jerome Kern)
"Where Is the Life That Late I Led?" from Kiss Me, Kate (Cole Porter)
"Losing My Mind" from Follies (Stephen Sondheim)
"Anything You Can Do" from Annie Get your Gun (Irving Berlin)
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