Jack Swanson Recital

As a thank you for your support, sponsors of the 2021 MN Opera Virtual Benefit are invited to join us for an evening of conversation and music with rising star tenor and former Project Opera alum Jack Swanson. Jack Swanson and Roderick Phipps-Kettlewell present a virtual recital entitled “Songs of Love and Loss.”

The hour-long program includes songs by Schumann, Grieg, Puccini, Quilter, Rossini and several others and was recorded at the historic Triune Masonic Temple in St. Paul, Minnesota with audio recorded and mastered by Steve Kaul of Wild Sound Studio, and cinematography by Flight Creative Media.

Cocktail Recipe: Irish Mule


Irish Whiskey
Lime Juice
Ginger Beer
Lime wedges for garnish

You’ll begin by filling a tall glass about 3/4 of the way with ice, feel free to also add a lime wedge or two.
Next, you’ll pour the whiskey and the lime juice over the ice and stir.
Then, you’ll pour in the ginger beer.
Finally, you’ll garnish with a lime wedge or slice and serve.

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*We suggest that you connect to the biggest screen and best speakers in your home in order to enjoy this cinematic recital at the highest quality with as close to a live-performance experience as is possible in these times.

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