Opera enthusiasts to demystify Mozart opera

Posted Nov. 16, 2012, at 2:39 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: Blue Hill Library, Blue Hill, Maine

For more information: 207-374-5515

BLUE HILL, Maine — Mozart’s “La Clemenza di Tito” will come to the Grand in Ellsworth on Dec. 1 by live simulcast from the Metropolitan Opera in New York. To help music lovers prepare for the event, the Bagaduce Music Lending Library and Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library will introduce and study the opera at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, in the Howard Room of the Blue Hill Public Library.

Local opera enthusiasts Linda Lesko and David Porter will summarize the plot, introduce the music and offer ideas of special ways to enjoy the simulcast.

No previous opera knowledge is needed, and admission to the session is free. For information, call the library at 207-374-5515.