Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Scenes to Include The Shining

Santa Fe Opera

As is the case every year, Santa Fe Opera Apprentice Scenes programs feature fully staged scenes from a variety of operas complete with highly accomplished singers backed by the backstage technical apprentices. This year’s programs include standards by Puccini, Ravel, Donizetti, and Verdi as well as scenes from Prokofiev’s The Love for Three Oranges, Wagner’s […] Read more »

Upcoming: Pulitzer Centennial

Pulitzer Prize Centennial

The Pulitzer Prize yearlong Centennial celebration kicks off with a special, invitation-only event for prize winners January 28-29, 2016 in Washington D.C. Paul Moravec, having won the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Music, will be in attendance. Future events around the country will be free and open to the public. Throughout 2016, Pulitzer winners and enthusiasts […] Read more »

“Six months out, Minnesota Opera’s ‘The Shining’ already sounds ominous”

MinnPost | The Shining

More on the Minnesota Opera’s workshop presentation of Stephen King’s “The Shining” by Paul Moravec and Mark Campbell to be premiered in May. Paul says, ““In my view, this is the story of Abraham and Isaac in 1975.” [King’s novel was first published in 1977.] “You have a guy who has two sets of instructions. […] Read more »

“The Shining” – Workshop Sneak Peak

Star Tribune Artcetera

Minnesota Opera held a private workshop sneak peak of their commissioned opera “The Shining” by Paul Moravec and Mark Campbell based on the novel by Stephen King. The opera is scheduled to be premiered in May. Paul had this to say about the work, “”Opera is about three things — love, death and power. This […] Read more » “The Shining” PowerPress | The Shiningg

More on “The Shining” from PowerPress: Minnesota Opera’s new season includes classics, Stephen King’s thriller — “The Shining.” Yes, Minnesota Opera does the classics well, but some of its finest productions have come when it’s premiered new operas like Ricky Ian Gordon’s “The Grapes of Wrath,” Kevin Puts’ Pulitzer-winning “Silent Night” or Douglas Cuomo’s […] Read more »

Hilary Hahn CD: iTunes Best of 2013

.The recent Hilary Hahn CD, In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores which includes Paul Moravec’s “Blue Fiddle” has been selected one of “iTunes Best of 2013.” Read more about the CD in the original article: Moravec: “Blue Fiddle” on “In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores”. Read more »

Paul Moravec in Rome

I appreciate Rome more and more. Each visit has been a richer experience than the others. Rome continues to astonish me and it probably always will. From the feature: Paul Moravec Finds Inspiration in the Stones of Rome by the American Academy in Rome Read the full article… Read more »