The (Opera Singer) Prayer of St. Francis

Lord, make me an instrument; where there is silence, let me sow voice; where there is repression, emotional outbursts; where there is stage fright, self-confidence; where there is dullness, drama; where there is cracking, support; and where there is Bieber, Puccini. O St. Cecilia, grant that I may not so much seek to be entertained, […]

A Few Thoughts About Renée Fleming, The Super Bowl, and The Bieb

Opera megastar Renée Fleming is singing the national anthem at the Super Bowl on Sunday.  For some reason, this has made some people upset.  So I would like to say, in the nicest way possible, let’s sit down and figure this out as friends.  You idiots.  I mean, I don’t know who you want to sing […]