Left Coast Chamber Ensemble To Open 2019-20 Season With Japanese Micro-Opera

Left Coast Chamber Ensemble has announced its 2019-20 season opener, “Changing and Unchanging Things” will take place on Oct. 5 and 6 in San Francisco and Berkeley, California, respectively. The concert aims to explore and celebrate Japanese culture and will feature the world premiere“Sharaku Unframed,” a micro opera by Hiroya Miura, which explores the mysteries surrounding 18th century Japanese artist {…}

Left Coast Chamber Ensemble Presents 2 First-Time Opera Composers In ‘Dorothea and Artemisia’ & ‘From The Field’

Left Coast Chamber Ensemble kicks off June with more of its unique musical offerings. The company will showcase two chamber operas, including “From the Field” and “Artemisia.” The former centers on climate change in America, while the latter puts a spotlight on the tale of Italian 17th century painter Artemisia Gentileschi. In an interview with OperaWire, Artistic Director and violinist {…}