Voice Critic Michael Feingold and Grammy Greatness


He didn’t write the music or show up at the ceremony nine-months pregnant, but we’re happy to note that our theater critic Michael Feingold has had a hand in a recording that won not one but two Grammys: Best Classical Album and Best Opera Recording.

The EuroArts recording of the Los Angeles Opera’s The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny–starring Patti LuPone and Audra McDonald–garnered the two awards last night. The multi-lingual Feingold provided the English-language translation of the Kurt Weill-Bertolt Brecht piece.

Next up, Feingold is rumored to be working with Lil Wayne on the rapper’s long-expected German song cycle.

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