The Wolf Trap Opera is a renowned summer program for which there were over a thousand applicants this year; only 33 singers made the cut. An alumnus of the program is the international opera star Eric Owens, who is Wolf Trap Opera’s first-ever Artist-in-Residence this summer. He spoke with Classical WETA’s Marilyn Cooley about the Wolf Trap experience, and some of the ways in which he assists the emerging young singers at Wolf Trap.
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