Make a gift that's meaningful to you today and start enjoying the perks of membership! Your support helps us fulfill our mission to bring the transformative power of musical storytelling to our community.
Marcia Green graduated from the Eastman School of Music where she studied voice, piano, and organ. She obtained advanced degrees from The State University of New York at Buffalo (M. Ed.) and the doctorate (in interdisciplinary music education) from the University of Southern California. She studied voice with Eileen Farrell at the Peabody Conservatory and appeared with Opera Sacra, Opera Western New York, Syracuse Opera, and the New York City Opera. A prominent educator, she has delivered pre-opera talks at the San Francisco Opera since 2006. She created the courses The Don Juan Myth in Music and Literature and The Faust Myth in Music and Literature at San Francisco State University. She has lectured widely in the United States, Canada, England, Portugal, Russia, and Italy. Her articles and essays on music, cinema, literature, and the arts have appeared in a wide variety of publications and have been translated into many languages. She is a specialist in the relations of music to the other art forms, humanities, and psychology and is the founder, Executive Director, and CFO of the Humanities Education and Research Association, [HERA], a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing together the educational resource potentials for the arts and humanities. ListenDetails