• photo by Roy Moore/Control Images Jules April 19, 2017 FSOO 2017 Gets Reviewed, and Exclusive Performance Pics!

    The 2nd Annual Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera, which took place April 7-9, 2017, brought together composers from across the US -- and Germany! -- and the One Ounce Singers you know and love for one BIG, juicy showcase. We tasted the future of opera, and it was GOOOOOD. So good, the Austin Chronicle printed an [...]

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  • peterkateho Jules April 7, 2017 Meet Peter Michael von der Nahmer and Kate Chadwick, FSOO 2017 Winners

    It is November 25th, 2014. We are in the video game section of a chic toy store in New York City. We meet a thirteen-year-old boy and his dad’s girlfriend. What happens next is…Ho! Ho! Ho!, written by composer Peter von der Nahmer and librettist Kate Chadwick, premiered at the Hartford Opera Theater in 2015. […]

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  • rainprob Jules April 5, 2017 Meet Rain Nox, FSOO 2017 Winner

    In the fall of 2016, during the Inaugural Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Art Song, OOO premiered Composer/Librettist Rain Nox’s cycle “Water Songs.” Her submission to FSOO 2017 had us rolling from the first page — Problems is a short opera with an unusual setting: a strip mall gym. OOO is happy to bring Problems to life for […]

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  • marvinlandscape Jules Meet Marvin J. Carlton and Madeleine St. Romain, FSOO 2017 Winners

    Remembering Landscape is a post apocalyptic opera for three singers and piano. During FSOO 2017, One Ounce Opera will present the premiere performance of the piece, written by composer Marvin J. Carlton and librettist Madeleine St. Romain. It will feature Maureen Papovich, Julie Silva, and Robert LeBas. Q: (from Julie Fiore, stage director) Marvin, the music is woven […]

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  • liam-and-vynnie Jules April 4, 2017 Meet Liam Wade and Vynnie Meli, FSOO 2017 Winners

    One Ounce Opera is honored to welcome back Composer Liam Wade, whose winning piece “The Stranger the Better” will be performed during 2nd Annual Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera. His work with Librettist John Grimmett was chosen for FSOO 2016. Watch OOO perform it live here. Librettist Vynnie Meli joins Wade for a New Orleanian […]

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