Feb 252016
 
Influence and Originality

In my last post, I discussed the impact of seeing the the Metropolitan Opera‘s production of Lulu, and how it has influenced my own work. To be influenced is to engage so deeply with a piece, with a work of art, that it becomes part of you, infecting your point of view, challenging values or just becoming […]

 February 25, 2016  Posted by at 3:37 pm Thoughts and Ramblings 1 Response »
Feb 182016
 
Brought To My Knees

It takes quite a bit to bring me to my knees these days, but the Metropolitan Opera‘s production of Lulu did just that. Patricia, my wife, read a review in the NY Times raving about this season’s Met Opera production of “Lulu” by Berg. She immediately got us tickets for the Met broadcast at a […]

 February 18, 2016  Posted by at 2:30 pm Latest Images, Thoughts and Ramblings 1 Response »