A Video From the OLLI Archives: The Verdi Baritone:How Verdi's Music Reflects His Life
Course DescriptionOLLI breaks into their Archives to bring you one of their most popular video documentaries! Maestro Giuseppe Albanese, shares the life and music of composer Giusseppe Verdi, focusing on Verdi's favorite vocal division, the baritone. Using clips of well-known operas, Albanese weaves the story of Verdi's life with the music he created.
PRE-RECORDED PRESENTATION - NO INSTRUCTOR PRESENT.
- Time: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
- Date: Wednesday, August 30
- Location: Friedberg Auditorium, Lifelong Learning Building
Member - $10
Non-member - $15
One-time guest pass, Member or Non-member at the door - $15.
About the Instructor
Giuseppe Albanese attended the University of Vermont and received his degree in history in 1966. In 1989, after five years of intensive study, he developed a dynamic education program entitled "The Joy of Opera." For the past 30 years, he has lectured extensively on numerous operatic subjects and has produced several video documentaries. Albanese will be celebrating 28 years with Lifelong Learning at FAU in 2023.
Recipient of the 2000 Excellence in Teaching Award