Hearing HorrorOctober 21, 2019

“Sing, My Little Pidgeon!”: Mr. Hyde and the Musical Uncanny

By Max Lilburn In his 1919 essay The Uncanny, psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud theorized that things that are uncanny

Hearing HorrorOctober 11, 2019

Operatic Tragedy in Fatal Attraction

A look at an alternate ending to this iconic film poses the question: horror film or tragedy?

My Year with MozartOctober 3, 2019

Amadeus? Never heard of him.

The name that serves today for a respected film, play, online ticketing technology almost never served Mozart.

News & FeaturesOctober 1, 2019

Opera Singer Jessye Norman Dies At 74

Norman was one of the leading African American opera figures in a time when there were fewer than now. The soprano won four Grammys and the National Medal of Arts.