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Earl Hazell in Porgy and Bess at Fort Worth Opera

Considered one of the most important operas written in the 20th century, George Gershwin’s beloved Porgy and Bess has captivated audiences across the globe for over 80 years. This season, opera director Garnett Bruce brings Francesca Zambello’s acclaimed revival of Porgy and Bess to life on the stage of Bass Performance Hall, with spectacular new scenery created by…

COGENT OPINIONS, IRRELEVANT FACTS: a Kitty Daddy Father’s Day

  A fact is, I really enjoy posting political articles  on my Facebook page.  I’ve always enjoyed posting political articles on Facebook for any number of reasons.  I’m a native New Yorker Sagittarius. And Sagittarians (like my Philly-guy pen pal Noam Chomsky [yeah, that one]) are truth tellers—especially the New Yorkers.  Our ruling planet is Jupiter,…

Where is it that our soul doth go?… The Recital Tour in Tempe

Where is it that our soul doth go?… The Recital Tour in Tempe

Jazzoperetry, Inc. Presents “WHERE IS IT THAT OUR SOUL DOTH GO?” Music does more than bring people together.  It allows people to discover our common humanity, and the joy that comes with the celebration of our common experience. Where is it that our soul doth go?  is an intimate, chamber music recital presented by native New Yorker…

Where is it that our soul doth go?… The Recital Tour in Scottsdale

Where is it that our soul doth go?… The Recital Tour in Scottsdale

Jazzoperetry, Inc. Presents “WHERE IS IT THAT OUR SOUL DOTH GO?” Music does more than bring people together.  It allows people to discover our common humanity, and the joy that comes with the celebration of our common experience. Where is it that our soul doth go?  is an intimate, chamber music recital presented by native New Yorker…

Earl Hazell Returns to Chicago Lyric Opera for Nabucco

Earl Hazell Returns to Chicago Lyric Opera for Nabucco

Politics. Religion. A dangerous love triangle. Plus two killer roles and some of the greatest choral music ever written, including the soul-stirring “Va, pensiero” chorus. This is the opera that made Verdi a star! Earl appears with the Chorus at the Lyric for this seminal production.

Where is it that our soul doth go?… The Recital Tour in Prescott

Where is it that our soul doth go?... The Recital Tour in Prescott

Jazzoperetry, Inc. Presents “WHERE IS IT THAT OUR SOUL DOTH GO?” Music does more than bring people together.  It allows people to discover our common humanity, and the joy that comes with the celebration of our common experience. Where is it that our soul doth go?  is an intimate, chamber music recital presented by native New Yorker…

An Afternoon with Lerner and Loewe at the Prescott POPS

An Afternoon with Lerner and Loewe at the Prescott POPS

On the heels of last month’s Prescott POPS performance featuring Paul Manz’ return to conduct his favorite musical compositions, the symphony’s season upcoming performance centers on the songs of Alan Lerner and Frederick Loewe. The orchestra will be conducted by Darrell Rowader and joined by the POPS Festival Chorus. In front of the orchestra and…