Basil Considine Blog

My colleague’s name is Kent. Clark Kent.

Here in Minneapolis, we have historically cold weather (and killer windchill), the Mississippi River, and the 2nd-highest per capita concentration of theatres in the United States. It would be a real shame to live...

New Feature Online!

Today, the Boston Music Intelligencer ran my feature on Boston Opera Collaborative. You can read the feature in two parts: a short history of BOC, including remarks on their current season, and an interview...

Music on Top of a Landfill

There’s a lecture that I give to my world music students called “Music on the Edge of a Junkyard”. This title sounds nicer than the more literal rendition, which would be “Music on the...