(Before the COVID 19 haitus …)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT

OPERA-IS LEARNING:

 

1. WHY TAKE AN OPERA COURSE or COME TO A WEEKEND?

Learning is an enjoyable process in itself.

The joy of discovery can be a very rewarding experience

especially if your guide is experienced, enthusiastic and irreverent.

 

2. WHO ELSE IS LIKELY TO BE THERE?

Some courses are targeted primarily at those who are new to opera.

For all the others, the only prerequisite is an interest in having fun learning more about opera!

Our Weekends are for those who appreciate learning in luxury locations.

 

3. WHAT WILL I LEARN?

These courses are intended to give you a framework for what to listen for in an opera —

and how to deepen your appreciation and experience at home, or in the opera house.

 

4. HOW ARE THE CLASSROOM COURSES DELIVERED?

Iain’s courses are presented using primarily video excerpts.

These are carefully chosen to reinforce the learning objectives of each course session.

 

5. REFERENCES?

Just ask anyone who has taken one of Iain’s courses!

Some have attended every one of his courses for over a decade!

 


 

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