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Getting Your Family Involved at the {Guthrie} Theater

Getting Your Family Involved at the {Guthrie} Theater

I just wrote this for my husband’s site and part way through was thinking that it would have been more fitting for mine… guess it’s a ‘two-birds-for-one’ sort of deal ūüôā Nathan Bird This weekend was full of some really spectacular festivities at Minneapolis‚Äô Guthrie Theater. Nathan had the honor of being one of the … Continue reading

Bird and Byrd on the Value of Voice Lessons

Bird and Byrd on the Value of Voice Lessons

The other day I found a perfect excerpt to share with you.  In my beloved Weiss & Taruskin textbook from college lie some words as true today as they were when written 425 years ago. William Byrd, who I like to believe is one of my husband’s ancestors, was a 16th century English church composer and … Continue reading

Naomi and Nathan on Nabucco – interview

Naomi and Nathan on Nabucco – interview

One evening earlier this week I was lucky enough to sit down*¬†with Minneapolis tenor Nathan Bird and talk a little bit about the Minnesota Opera’s upcoming production of Verdi’s Nabucco. *Actually, he didn’t really sit down at all as he was tending to our children and getting himself some food before heading out the door … Continue reading

I {‘Art} Shoes

I {‘Art} Shoes

I am not a shoe person. Maybe it’s because I have such large feet.¬† I don’t know.¬† I think shoes are cute and all, but I find that I manage just fine¬†to frequently get through a whole week using only one or two pair.¬† Last time I bought flip flops was seven years ago.¬† Either … Continue reading