FNTC was founded in the mid 80′s, members were Cora Emens, Willem De Ridder, Hessel & Nicole Veldman and for this release featuring John Rose. A live recording of FNTC’s famous 3 dimensional hearplay. During this performance the audience was blindfolded and stretched out on couches. The sound came from all sides. Opera has been featured in the All Chemix Radio Series and has been broadcasted by Stations in Canada, USA, Australia, Germany and The Netherlands. Industrial sounds with patterns of whispering, non-narrative singing, utterances, jingling keys, seagulls’ cries, boat horns, and the passionate statements of Jon Rose’s home-made violin-like instruments. Opera was released on cassette by Staalplaat (ST 00Q) in 1987. Released in a A5 cover housed in a plastic bag with printed silver text on the outside.