Opera Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Leontyne Price’s Met Opera Career

Leontyne Price, born on Feb. 10, 1927, is undeniably one of the greatest sopranos to ever grace any opera stage. There is also no doubt that despite her international feats, her {…}

Opera Quiz: How Well Do You Know Renata Tebaldi’s Life & Career?

“Voce d’un angelo” was a term often used to describe Renata Tebaldi’s musicianship. That is undeniably the impression that she gave me in my first {…}

Opera Meets Film: How ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’s’ Overture Provides Best Picture Winner ‘The King Speech’ With Narrative Structure & Subtext

“Opera Meets Film” is a feature dedicated to exploring the way that opera has been employed in cinema. We will select a section or a film in its entirety, highlighting the impact that utilizing the operatic form or sections from an opera can alter our perception of a film that we are viewing. This week’s installment features Tom Hooper’s Academy {…}

Word Search: Find the Librettist’s Last Name Based on the Opera

For this edition of the word search, we are asking you to seek out the last name of the Librettist for the corresponding opera. Instructions: You are free to solve the word search {…}