The Fool and The Opera
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Remixes, remakes and traditional opera.
||John O’May talks about Stephen Sondheim||Celebrated baritone John Oâ€™May has performed in more professional Sondheim productions than anyone else in the country. Heâ€™s played Bobby in Company for the Sydney Theatre Company, The Baker in a benefit concert of Into the Woods for the AID||6 3 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Stephen Sondheim Special Part 2||Part 2 of the retrospective to celebrate Stephen Sondheim's 80th Birthday||6 3 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and The Opera Stephen Sondheim Special||Stephen Sondheim turns 80 on March 22nd. This podcast of The Frequency charts Sondheimâ€™s progression from lyricist on West Side Story and Gypsy, through his hits including Sweeney Todd and Sunday in the Park with George to his most recent productio||6 3 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and the Opera (28 Feb 10) Episode 62||Post Mardi Gras, Personal Masseuse and Peach Melba. Dan Vo was joined by audio producer, Jed Gilbert, Diff'rent Strokes presenter, Jade Gulliver and technical engineer, Nick Bassett sharing their favourite opera tracks with Grant Mildwaters and Natalie...||1 3 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and the Opera (21 Feb 10) Episode 61||Monkey morphology, morning medicine and melody mitosis. In this episode, Dan Vo returned for the penultimate show! To help Dan out was the gorgeously fabulous Christian Gillette. We had a listen to the new album by electro pop duo The Knife - Tomorrow,||26 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and the Opera (14 Feb 10) Episode 60||Star crossed lovers, a dream lover and an icy Princess. Yes all this love in the air can mean only one thing, it's Valentine's Day. Join summer host Paul Williamson for arias of love from Gershwin, Gounod, Bellini, Giordano, Berlioz, Verdi and Puccini.||18 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Interview with Alex Budd||Alex Budd, General Manager, Melbourne and Enterprises for Opera Australia, joins summer host Paul Williamson to talk about his background and his love of opera. Alex's music choices are Verdi, Monteverdi and gay composers Samuel Barber and Benjamin Bri...||13 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and the Opera (7 Feb 10) Episode 59||A South American mission, two pairs of lovers and the Liebestod. We hear the remainder of the interview with Alex Budd, General Manager, Melbourne and Enterprises, for Opera Australia. Alexâ€™s music choices are Monteverdi and Britten.||10 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and The Opera (31 Jan 10) Episode 58||A religious radical, a genial General Manager and a date with the devil. Alex Budd, General Manager, Melbourne and Enterprises for Opera Australia, joined Paul Williamson to talk about his background and his love of opera with tracks by Gershwin,||6 2 10||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fool and The Opera (24 Jan 10) Episode 57||Four bitching Jews, three lush female voices and a soprano with an aria. Special guest Melanie Adams, soprano and member of Aria Co, joined summer host Paul Williamson to talk about operatic training, repertoire,||26 1 10||Free||View In iTunes|