Sunday, January 5, 2014

Now Here's an Opera Steve Smith Thought You Might Enjoy

Today, the New York Times classical-music critics each picked two contemporary operas of note, one of which was to have found a "niche" in the repertoire. Here's what Steve Smith picked:
Robert Ashley's Perfect Lives is available on DVD, if you're interested, or you can watch it on YouTube. Someone on YouTube commented that they remembered this airing on the USA Network in the early '80s.