Mark Adamo was giving a lecture to opera students when one asked him, “Is opera thriving? Collapsing? Mutating?” To which he answered, “Yes.” The beloved opera composer and librettist explains his reply.
Category: Sounding Board
The term “arts entrepreneurship” seems to have flummoxed the music profession, with half believing it’s a merger of B-school and conservatory practices and the rest decrying “l’art pour l’art.” While at first glance, the artist and the entrepreneur may seem worlds apart, in fact they are remarkably similar.