Another snippet from the new opera, The Boats: Fallen Leaves. Post Turkey. Led Zeppelin III. Sticking out like a sore thumb. It’s all about frustration. Are we there yet? Turning in the keys. Alternative Opera Showcases. Health update. St. Christopher.
Roger CortonA rockin’ snippet. This sure doesn’t sound like no stinkin’ opera to me.
JC HarrisIt sure doesn’t.
RCHow come? I mean. Won’t it stick out like a sore thumb?
JCHI think that’s a good observation. As I’ve ranted many times, the last thing I want is to create the impression that the orchestra is just slapped on to the end of a rock band. Hopefully, just the one aria won’t take listeners out of the whole experience. But it’s a risk.
RCSo why even take the risk? Why does the opera need to sound like Led Zeppelin III?
JCHAnother good question. You’re just FULL of good questions today, sonny! And […]