Opera http://ijpr.org en Afghanistan, PTSD, and The Gulf Spill--in Opera http://ijpr.org/post/afghanistan-ptsd-and-gulf-spill-opera <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>An opera premiering in Portland in September is meant to be more than just theater with music; it is also meant to heal.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.CBMopera.com" target="_blank"><strong>"The Canticle of the Black Madonna"</strong></a> is a modern story of a soldier struggling with PTSD from the Afghanistan war… in his native Louisiana during the oil spill.&nbsp;</p><p>The opera is the creation of composer Ethan Gans-Morse and librettist Tiziana DellaRovere of the Rogue Valley.&nbsp; Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:10:30 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 14796 at http://ijpr.org Afghanistan, PTSD, and The Gulf Spill--in Opera Marilyn Horne: Opera's Agile Advocate Turns 80 http://ijpr.org/post/marilyn-horne-operas-agile-advocate-turns-80 <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O3yd7tJTHrM</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 18:42:59 +0000 Tom Huizenga 6280 at http://ijpr.org Marilyn Horne: Opera's Agile Advocate Turns 80