Lecturer Desirée Mays discusses Verdi's Luisa Miller scheduled for broadcast at the Lensic that morning at 10:30 am.
Luisa Miller is one of a series of operas Verdi composed about Father/child relationships. Desirée will discuss Verdi's personal connection to this theme within Luisa Miller and other operas. She will describe the plot and play music excerpts.
The cost of the lecture is $5.00 and an array of coffees, teas and pastries may be purchased from 8:00 am at Iconik Coffeeshop.
Desirée Mays is an international speaker on Opera and author of 18 books in the Opera Unveiled series. She is a regular storyteller at Collected Works.