The Score: A MN Opera Podcast

News and commentary about opera and classical music seen through an anti-racist and anti-oppressive lens


Episode 41

Published on:

2nd Nov, 2022

Episode 40

Published on:

19th Oct, 2022

Episode 39

Published on:

5th Oct, 2022

Episode 38

Published on:

19th Sep, 2022

Episode 37

Published on:

29th Aug, 2022

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About the Podcast

The Score
News and commentary about opera, classical music, and pop culture seen through an antiracist and anti-oppressive lens
It's time to put opera on game! Hosts Lee Bynum, Paige Reynolds, and Rocky Jones are three Black and queer artists, pop culture aficionados, and arts administrators at Minnesota Opera, who are working every day to bring more diversity, equity, and inclusivity into opera and classical music. The Score is their provocative, thoughtful, and humorous commentary on the industry's past, present, and future, as seen through an anti-racist and anti-oppressive lens. Each episode features a variety of stories from a variety of perspectives that bring People of the Global Majority, queer, trans and nonbinary folks, and everyone else into the discussion of ownership over and access to the art form. From the opera house to the statehouse to your house, each episode will amplify the voices of those in the field who are pushing the boundaries of what opera is, who it is for, and how it can transform us and our communities. New episodes come out every other Wednesday!