Santa Fe Opera Guild | Lecture: The Marriage of Figaro

Santa Fe Opera Guild | Opera Virtually Unveiled | Lecture: The Marriage of Figaro

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May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm




In the final lecture in the series Opera Virtually Unveiled, Desirée Mays will give a talk titled “The Many Aspects of Love in Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro.” Desirée is the author of 18 books that provide in-depth details on operas.

In the course of one opera, Mozart explores societal love, predatory love, puppy love, love in the autumn years, and love on an equal, shared basis. His own love for his young and playful wife Constanza influences his deep understanding of one of life’s biggest experiences. His musical interpretations of love continue centuries later to inspire audiences always with compassion and often with humor.

No charge for Guild members, $10 for all others. Register here!




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