Arts, Cultures & Ideas Series: From Folk Tunes to Opera: Transforming Source Materials for The Fiddler and the Old Woman of Rumelia

2:00 pm on Friday, December 6, 2013
In what ways can folk music influence art music? Join the BU Alumni Association for afternoon tea as composer Ketty Nez discusses her use of Balkan folk songs and folk stories in her recent opera. Excerpts from the staged premiere will be shown.