Making music in Mendocino

Monthly archives for January, 2015

Welcome to the new Redwoods Opera Wor...

Welcome to the new Redwoods Opera Workshop site

Welcome to the new Redwoods Opera Workshop website. We are full of ambitions here. In coming weeks, new features will make their appearance, including social media integration, a private social network for past, present, and future students, and a plethora of other possibilities. Stay tuned.

Singing beautiful opera in the forest...

Singing beautiful opera in the forest…

I had a fantastic experience learning the opening of Hansel and Gretel this past summer. Within a period of 6 days, we learned music and staging, all thanks to dedication and help of the coaches at RO. I’ve never been so immersed in a character for such a short amount of time! It was very […]

A few stories from Redwoods…

A few stories from Redwoods…

Here are a few stories that stand out to me from Redwoods: Part of the ROW program was an opera aria night at a lovely local hotel in Mendocino. Leading up to the concert we had nightly masterclasses led by Elizabeth and Adriana Hardy. They coached us on movement, acting, and expression, often rising from […]