Making music in Mendocino

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Year 2013

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 […]

The Support was Unbelievable

The Support was Unbelievable

The support from the incredible faculty and singers was unbelievable, I have never felt so encouraged from all directions. This program was the perfect balance of musical and personal growth. I loved every minute of it! Kendall Reimer, ROW 2013 Participant