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Why Am I Writing an Opera?

I’ve been having an avid correspondence with an old friend. Discussing a wide array of topics. Recently the conversation has turned to my latest operatic music project. And she replied with: “So – what made you want to write an opera anyway?”

And my reply was that I’ve created an opera because I think opera is an amazing art form and I wanted to make one that isn’t all of the things so many find so repellent about the medium.



Welcome Happy to be writing again, on my own terms and in a tiny place on the net that’s mercifully free of advertising.  I had a long run in the past where I was always writing online in some form about my enthusiasm for music, art, travel and the like. […]