This Thursday there is a world premiere of a "popera seria" by Doug Balliett, a bassist with the San Antonio Symphony. We'll feature Doug on this week's Classical Spotlight (Thursday afternoon @ 2pm on KPAC & KTXI) but thought you might also enjoy this vlog from Jack Fishman:
LUCRETIA, a Popera Seria in Three Acts
WHEN: Thursday, May 27th, 7:30 PM
WHERE: Trinity's Ruth Taylor Recital Hall
WHO: San Antonio's classical and pop stars: Matt Zerweck, Zlatan Redzic, Stephanie Key, Ilya Schterenberg, Matt Dunne, Jackson Albracht, Marcus Rubio, Elliot Cole, Alison Fletcher, and Doug Balliett.
WHY: You have never seen anything like this. It is a brand new genre of music.
The subject matter of this piece deals with adult themes, and is not suitable for children.