Experiments in Opera is eager to push opera into different story-telling mediums. On November 6, 2018, we will begin releasing Jason Cady’s Buick City, 1:00 AM a serial podcast exploration of opera with songs, spoken dialogue, sound design, and music. This audio-only murder-mystery will span four episodes with one episode being released a week for four weeks. The podcast will be available for download or streaming at iTunes, Stitcher and directly from the Experiments in Opera website.
Episode 1: Tuesday November 6, 2018
Episode 2: Tuesday November 13, 2018
Episode 3: Tuesday November 20, 2018
Episode 4: Tuesday November 27, 2018
Katie Eastburn, Vocals
Elyse Kakacek, Vocals
Eric McKeever, Vocals
Shawn Lovato, Bass
Aaron Siegel, Drums
Jason Cady, Modular Synthesizer, Piano, Pedal Steel Guitar
Jeff Cook, Engineer
Martin Johnson, Sound Designer
Stay tuned for more details, but also check out some of Jason’s previous explorations into time travel and audio-only experiences.
This isn’t the first time that EiO has pushed the boundaries of what opera can be. Check out these two past experiments to see what is possible.