Opera 101 Lecture Series

Opera 101 Lecture Series



Presented by Tedrin Blair Lindsay, Ph.D.

The Winter 2017 class schedule below is characteristic of the innovative lectures presented during the Opera  101 Lecture Series! The classes explored the works of great opera composers a little outside the mainstream. The last class included the works of Pasatieri; 2 of his operas were featured in the Spring Chamber Opera presented by UK Opera Theatre.

March 4:  Berg and Korngold

March 11:  Janáček and Weill

April 1:  Cilea, Giordano, Catalani, and Leoni

April 15:  Chabrier, Ravel, and Poulenc

April 22:  Barber, Menotti and Pasatieri

All classes are held on Saturday mornings from 10:00 until noon in the Gail Robinson Music Library at the Schmidt Vocal Arts Center on UK’s campus on the corner of Rose Street and Rose Lane. Parking is available directly behind the building. $20 per class, $5 for students.

THE CLASS SCHEDULE FOR THE FALL 2017 classes will be posted as soon as it becomes available.