Porta patet, cor magis
This is a well-known salutation with which pilgrims and guests were welcomed at monasteries in the past. We can't think of any better reason to make music!
The door stands open - more so the heart

Fireside Opera Chat, Santa Fe, NM, Sept. 11, 2016

Dear Friends of NMPAS,

We are eagerly preparing for the NMPAS 2016-2017 Season. There are some wonderful concerts coming up again this year and we hope to see you there!

Our NMPAS blog is off to a great start. I have been posting about my summer journey, walking the Camino de Santiago; we have an introduction to our new intern Sammi Gilbert; and a description of our recent Fireside Opera Chat, shown above.

Linda Marianiello, President, NMPAS

Kudos for NMPAS...
"Performing Arts Society superb in Wagner-themed show"
D. S. Crafts, for the Albuquerque Journal, 6/5/16
"On Sunday [May 29], the New Mexico Performing Arts Society explored excerpts from four music dramas: two by Wagner and two highly influenced by Wagner. This program of all New Mexico musicians proved once again one doesn't need to bring in ringers to mount a superb production....." read the full review

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