Really Spicy Opera is off to Paris for the 2nd- and 3rd-ever performances of Grétry’s Émilie, ou la belle esclave!
Basil Considine Blog
Really Spicy Opera’s most recent outreach program was a collaboration with Hennepin Technical College’s Audio Production program to record my song “So Wrong” from the musical The Falling of Seasons:
My article on Eliza Eichelberger Ridgely’s correspondence with the Marquis de Lafayette has been published in Maryland Historical Magazine. Read it here!
I am very pleased to relay that I have been awarded a grant from the American Musicological Society’s Janet Levy Fund, to support my research on Eliza Eichelberger Ridgely (1803-1867).
The Society for American Music has published my digital lecture (conducted jointly with Elissa Edwards) on Eliza Eichelberger Ridgely and her music collection. Watch it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSsa1taLxik&