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Information about AMPLIFY with photos of Shannon Rose McAuliffe and Ashley Victoria Jones

What is BSR's new program all about?

Shannon Rose McAuliffe & Ashley Victoria Jones Talking about music is scary.
Claire McCahan, mezzo-soprano, performs 'she conjures' with pianist, Brendon Shapiro

Creating Songs for Community by Bea Goodwin

Claire McCahan, mezzo-soprano and Brendon Shapiro, piano perform 'she conjures' by Lisa Neher and Bea Goodwin from FUSE: Collaborations in Song    
A photo of James Dargan, curator of the recital program

Thoughts on 'An Emerald Necklace of Song' by James Dargan

12 'natural' green spaces.
9 parks.
Around 7 miles of places to breathe.
A picture of Jessica Bloch in a sun dress sitting outside on a large stone with the base of a lamp post beside her. There are trees all around and it is sunny.

BSR's Newest Program is for Everyone! by Jessica Bloch

Dear BSR Members and non-Members alike,
I hope you’ll join me for BSR's first ever "No-Stress Studio" meet up! 
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Latinx Representation in Opera

The title itself is misleading, shadowed by the simplicity of four words for a topic that gets either underrepresented, misrepresented, or just missed altogether. I want to do an exercise, bare with… continue
Jenny Citarelli

Trans/Non-Binary Equity in Music: A guest post from Jenny Citarelli

Queerness or any LGBTQ+ identity does not look any one way, or even any multitude of ways. Our characters, creations, and educational spaces should strive to reflect that truth.
Joshua Scheid

Rainbow Capitalism in Art - a guest post by Joshua Scheid

“Queer artsy type, open to a variety of connections.” That’s my current profile text on a certain “social media” app. “Queer artist” is often how I choose to introduce myself, both in and out of… continue