The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

Archive for December, 2010

Anne Arenstein’s interview with Carlisle Floyd

Carlisle Floyd

When the American Opera composer Carlisle Floyd visited CCM in November he was interviewed by City Beat’s Anne Arenstein. Click here to listen to the interview.


CCM Opera Productions Takes Top Honors in National Opera Association Competition

The CCM Opera department is proud to announce that 4 opera productions from last season have been recognized by the National Opera Association.
Each year the NOA accepts submissions from institutions from around the country and awards accolades based on the quality of the production.

Division V (the top resource category):
Nic Muni’s Of Mice and Men –  1st place
Robin Guarino’s The Rape of Lucretia2nd place

Division III:
Robin Guarino’s Les Mamelles de Tiresias 1st place
Kelvin Chan’s Il combattimeno di Tancredi e Clorinda production – 2nd place.

This was a strong showing for the CCM Opera department and a testament to the efforts of the students and teachers who make these excellent productions possible.

Congratulations to professors Muni & Guarino and to DMA student Kelvin Chan!

2009 CCM Opera – Falstaff load-in

CCM’s Theater Design and Production construction of the 2009 Spring Main Stage Opera Falstaff.

2009 CCM Opera – Il Barbiere di Siviglia load-in

CCM’s Theater Design and Production construction of the 2009 Main Stage Opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia.
Click here to learn more about the Theater Production and Design department at CCM.

CCM Alumna Tamara Wilson interview from Washington National Opera

CCM alumna Tamara Wilson shares her thoughts in an interview with Washington National Opera. This past September she sang the role of Amelia with WNO and this week she is reprising the role with Teatre Principal de Maó.