Posts Tagged 'Mikael Eliasen'

Voice students provide feel-good performance of pieces ‘By Strauss’

Voice students provide feel-good performance of pieces ‘By Strauss’

The School of Music Voice Program will pay tribute to the five Strausses — Johann, Oscar, Eduard, Josef and Richard — at 7:30 p.m. tonight in McKnight Hall. Mikael Eliasen, pianist and guest faculty member of the Voice Program, will accompany eight voice students during the “By Strauss” concert.

Eliasen has chosen a selection of lighthearted Strauss operettas, each focused on a different situation of love.

Eliasen focuses on opera for Chautauqua Speaks

Eliasen focuses on opera for Chautauqua Speaks

If you love opera, you’ll love hearing Mikael Eliasen, director of the Curtis Institute of Music Voice Department and Chautauqua Music School voice teacher, explain “Opera — What Is It?” at the Chautauqua Speaks program 9:15 a.m. Thursday at the Chautauqua Women’s Club. If you hate opera, you’ll still love hearing Eliasen explain “Opera — What Is It?”