Day 19: Spinning lines

It's the start of a new week in Lovelassland and I'm trying out a slight tweak to the 'singing from home' format, especially now I'm learning more about video editing. I hope you can forgive me for what might be tasteless experiments with filters and sound effects! So, on day 19, Pete (the bike) and …

Day 11: Beat it

When I get hold of a new piece of repertoire, a new operatic aria, I start learning it by breaking it down into its constituent parts. I work on each element - context, language/translation, rhythm, pitch, dynamics, the composer's intentions - in isolation. In today's vlog, I explain how I go about locking down the …