• James Meena, conductor and opera company director

    by Published on March 2nd, 2012 02:37 AM
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    Opera Lively has interviewed James Meena, general director and principal conductor of Opera Carolina, the excellent Charlotte company (our official partners) that presented Eugene Onegin in March 2012. We talked about the opera, the production, and the accomplishments and struggles of a regional opera company in today’s environment.

    There is a first interview with him focusing on Eugene Onegin and the company, then scroll down for a second one focusing on Tosca. [Opera Lively interview # 9 and # 57]


    Image © Opera Carolina, used with permission

    First Exclusive Opera Lively Interview with Maestro James Meena

    OL – What is needed to conduct Eugene Onegin successfully?

    JM – [Laughs] That’s a very difficult question… [laughs] I don’t know!!! But I’ll tell you my impression of the piece.
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