Castle of Our Skins to Appear at Tanglewood’s Learning Institute

Castle of Our Skins will present Tania León’s “Oh Yemanja” on Nov. 27, 2022, at Tanglewood’s Learning Institute. The showcase will feature soprano Brianna J. Robinson, flutist DeShaun Gordon-King, cellist Francesca McNeely, and pianist David Coleman. The program will also feature Andre Myers’ “Falling Skyward,” Powell Perry’s “The Hidden Words of Bahá’u’llah,” Perkinson’s Calvary Ostinato from “Black Folksongs and Lamentations,” {…}

Brianna Robinson & Zaray Rodriguez to Discuss Race in Opera on Boston Lyric Opera’s ‘At Its (s)Core’ Series

Boston Lyric Opera continues its new podcast “At Its (s)Core,” with this week’s episode featuring African-American soprano Brianna J. Robinson, and Cuban-American mezzo Zaray Rodriguez, as they discuss their experience as artists of color in the opera world. The bi-weekly podcast series is available for listening on the company’s website, as well as Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, and Stitcher. {…}