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In Conversation With Carlisle Floyd- Falling Up Launch

Carlisle Floyd fans will be flockingfalling up to the National Opera Center of New York, New York on January 10th to hear the legendary composer speak and join the launch of his authorized biography, Falling Up: The Days and Nights of Carlisle Floyd by Thomas Holliday.  At 7:00 PM the celebrated Carlisle Floyd will be discussing his career, past and future works, and his new biography.  Following the conversation, Floyd and author Thomas Holiday will participate in a book signing.

Falling Up: The Days and Night of Carlisle Floyd is an essential reading for opera fans and combines insights from hundreds of interviews to provide a compelling, full-length study of the modern Renaissance man.  Holliday’s book comes out this month and is available for purchase at the event, courtesy of The Julliard store, or at the Syracuse University Press website.

The National Opera Center event is open to the public, but registration is required.  Visit Opera America for more information and to register.  If you are unable to attend, the event will be streamed live at Opera America.  Don’t miss the opportunity to celebrate the life of the greatest living opera composer!

For upcoming Thomas Holliday book readings/signings, see the Events page.