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Episode #2: Doing the Work with Christopher Remmel

In episode #2 of Doing the Work we talk with Chris Remmel! We chat about vocal stamina, coloratura, the clarinet, and why Lohengrin is a horrible first opera. We also play another rousing round of “Have We Started Yet?” as well getting very excited about a food truck that only serves french fires. Chris also fires back at me with one of the most poignant questions i’ve been asked so far. Continue reading Episode #2: Doing the Work with Christopher Remmel

Episode #1: Doing the Work with Cassidy Smith

In the inaugural episode of Doing the Work Cassidy and I talk about what goes on in the practice room, how to make Handel super sexy, and how to file your taxes when your school doesn’t care about ethical accounting. Also up for conversation: Colorado, skiing, whether or not I’ve pushed the record button, how to sing the same words over and over and over again and not be bored out of your mind, as well as Cassidy making us all ashamed that we don’t practice as much as her!