Wednesday, March 16, 2011

The link between football and the opera

When you stand in front of a man, jaw to jaw and toe to toe, and you have to determine how you can break this man’s spirit and do it again and again despite physical exhaustion and mental anguish, that requires a spirit that aligns itself to the opera.
--Bass-baritone and former Arena League football player Keith Miller, NYT, on how his professional football experience aids his opera career

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