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Calling Newport Songwriters, Rappers and Musicians!!

Operasonic is offering a mini commission for a local songwriter or musician We are looking for someone to create a song or piece of music inspired by the Folk of the … Continue reading →

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Could you be our new freelance Executive Producer? Mae Operasonic yn edrych am Uwch Gynhyrchydd llawrydd!

Operasonic is seeking a freelance Executive Producer!! Come and work with us and drive the creation of music and opera with young people and communities in Newport. … Continue reading →

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Spring 2019: Opera and Creative Learning in Wales

Operasonic is running two schools projects this spring, both funded by Arts Council Wales Creative Learning Through the Arts Scheme. Opera in schools is clearly thriving in … Continue reading →

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Presentation at Rose Bruford Opera Conference 2018

In October 2018 Rhian Hutchings attended the Rose Bruford Music on Stage Conference in London. The conference explored opera for young people. Rhian presented a paper … Continue reading →

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Newport Legends shortlisted for the RPS Awards!

Operasonic is thrilled to announce that Newport Legends has been shortlisted for the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards in the Learning and Participation category. Creative … Continue reading →

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Deeds not Words - Operasonic, WNO & John Frost High School

Operasonic is currently collaborating with Welsh National Opera to explore political activism and 'Deeds not Words' in preparation for their forthcoming opera Rhondda Rips it … Continue reading →

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Newport Legends - Creators Grown & Pledgers Needed!

Things are now moving fast on the Newport Legends project! Last night saw the premier performance of The Legend of Tom Prothero at Clytha Primary School. You can listen to the … Continue reading →

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Hidden Valley Workshops

Composer and Conductor Richard Barnard tells us about his adventures in Bristol schools this May: It's been a busy few weeks visiting schools across Bristol to introduce … Continue reading →

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The Opera Game Process - Handing over ownership...

I've finally had some time this week to have a look at the amazing photos and videos that were put together around the Opera Game development process that Operasonic undertook in … Continue reading →

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Finding Pamina's Story in Pillgwennly

There's just a week to go before we are full steam ahead with our Pamina's Story workshops in the YMCA in Pillgwennly. Come down and join in. You don't need to know anything … Continue reading →

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