National Opera Association
65th Annual National Conference 2020
Hilton Downtown CLE
Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music Institutional Host
In collaboration with The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Monday, February, 4 - Friday, February 8, 2019
Featuring renowned American composer Libby Larsen.
David Bamberger (Founder of Cleveland Opera and Former Director of Opera Cleveland Institute of Music) will be honored with NOA's highest award, a Lifetime Achievement Award, and Howard Watkins will receive the "Lift Every Voice" Legacy Award at the banquet on Saturday, Jan. 11.
Cleveland Opera Theater will present the Cleveland premiere of Evan Mack and Joshua McGuire's new opera The Ghosts of Gatsby, 1st place winner of the 2019 National Opera Association (NOA) Dominick Argento Chamber Opera Competition
in a co-production between Baldwin Wallace Conservatory and Cleveland Opera Theater.
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