5 episodes

An exciting new podcast by Marc Eliot Stein of Literary Kicks. Why is opera relevant in 2019? This sometimes-lost art form hides a fascinating, vibrant world. In our first episode, we discuss whether Verdi's Otello is better than Shakespeare's Othello, whether Othello had PTSD, and what it means that Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro is an Italian opera by a German Austrian and a Venetian Jew based on a French play that takes place in Spain. Welcome to the first episode of Lost Music: Exploring Literary Opera!

Lost Music: Exploring Literary Opera Marc Eliot Stein

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    • 5.0, 7 Ratings

An exciting new podcast by Marc Eliot Stein of Literary Kicks. Why is opera relevant in 2019? This sometimes-lost art form hides a fascinating, vibrant world. In our first episode, we discuss whether Verdi's Otello is better than Shakespeare's Othello, whether Othello had PTSD, and what it means that Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro is an Italian opera by a German Austrian and a Venetian Jew based on a French play that takes place in Spain. Welcome to the first episode of Lost Music: Exploring Literary Opera!

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Susana Laurie ,

Bravo!

Listened to 1 and 2. Great on so many levels. Thank you.

JodyOdy ,

Opera - Who knew?

I very much enjoyed the first episode of this podcast. Marc clearly knows his subject & presents it in an engaging way. Who knew Opera was so interesting? Looking forward to more!

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