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Opera and Media Technology: A Resource Guide

Internet Resources

The resources linked below include a number of external websites that look to the future as well as at the history of opera and associated media technology. Some example images from the Library of Congress collections and a featured webcast on the topics are also included.

Featured Webcast

The Fandom of Opera (event date: October 6, 2011)

A lecture by Mark Schubin on how a 400-year-old art form helped create modern media technology. Mark Schubin is engineer-in-charge of the Metropolitan Opera's media department and multiple-Emmy Award winning fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers. This program was sponsored by the Library's Science, Technology and Business Division.