*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

Understanding Opera, Part 2

Completing a survey of the Virginia Opera’s 2016-2017 productions, this course will cover von Weber’s eerie Romantic masterpiece The Magic Marksman and Puccini’s exotic epic Turandot. Students will receive comprehensive musical and dramatic analysis, illustrated with audio and video excerpts. This course is recommended for beginners and aficionados alike.

Instructor Bio:

Glenn Winters is in his 12th season as Community Outreach Musical Director for Virginia Opera. He is the composer of several commissioned operas, including Tales From the Brothers Grimm, The Empress and the Nightingale, The Princess and the Pea, A Tricksters Trilogy and Katie Luther. His book The Opera Zoo: Singers, Composers and Other Primates is available from Kendall Hunt Publishing.

Course Number Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
A41 Glenn Winters Feb 17, 24, Mar 3 Fr 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church A

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