Tuesdays, April 10 to June 5 (no class on May 15), 2018
Location: Traill College, Scott House 105, 300 London Street, Peterborough.
Opera is where all of the arts meet: music, drama, design and dance. For more than four hundred years, it has thrilled, moved, fascinated and even sometimes angered us. On eight Tuesday evenings, we will take a journey from its beginnings, visiting some of its greatest masterpieces.
About the instructor:
Michael Newnham is the Music Director and Conductor of the Peterborough Symphony Orchestra and Symphony New Brunswick, as well as the Founding Music Director of the Kawartha Youth Orchestra. He is a graduate of the Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, Poland and of the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, USA. His engaging, passionate and humorous style of sharing the world of music has made his ‘Meet the Maestro’ talks with the PSO an audience favourite in Peterborough for the past fifteen years.