I Love Opera Music

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 52 People

    The Phantom of the Opera

    The 1st time I watched this in Singapore, I was amazed. I never thought I like opera music, but WOW, the songs just blew me away. Andrew Llyod Webber IS a genious. The choice of lyrics, costume and singers is perfect.
    Janesiswanto Janesiswanto
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2009

    Looking Inside Mozart's Brain

    I like opera because it's a bit like looking at a composer's external hard drive -- the workings of his brain that he left behind when he died, the remnant of his genius. The first time I felt this was in watching Mozart's and DaPonte's Don Giovanni. I realized that what I'm...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Apr 26, 2012

    Sondheim, Wagner Etc

    Tonight I saw Sondheim's Assassins for the first time. In the discussion on the way home (an 80 minute drive) many different musical examples came up including various scenes from opera, and I realized how tenuous are the various genre lines that so many people feel a need to...
    Uncleleo Uncleleo
    56-60, M
    3 Responses May 6, 2012

    Just Love.

    It's a yearly ritual for me and my dad: we choose an opera to see together (usually Italian!). Something about opera moves me. It's beautiful and emotional. I love how the singer's voices are like instruments and how the orchestra is the accompaniment. I love the drama, the...
    nothingandsomething nothingandsomething
    22-25, F
    Dec 16, 2009

    I Work For Welsh National Opera,

    I Am A Performer In The Upcoming Show Of 'Carmen' And I Have Been In A Few Other Operas As Well.
    DrCakerz DrCakerz
    31-35, M
    Jun 25, 2014


    v=nsYQ4IiTcCo Ouvre tes yeux bleus by massenet It's a love song, and I just think it's absolutely beautiful :)
    beekachu222 beekachu222
    22-25, F
    Dec 15, 2014
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