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  • la vociaccia: It’s a great voice no doubt but a bit too cloudy in the vowels (especially the the French) for me to invite... 3:24 AM
  • la vociaccia: It’s not a massively complex or uncommon phenomenon; she produces her current sound by driving her voice at full force... 3:16 AM
  • Tamerlano: Angie was a fucking pig. My god, she just tore those arias to shreds…jerky tempo changes and overly precious... 2:39 AM
  • overstimmelated: I notice that the opening performances of Boccanegra and Entführung are far from sold out. I found myself wondering if... 2:35 AM
  • Tamerlano: Sierra fascinates me. She reminds of me Moffo in the way that the voice is fucking gorgeous and there is incredible instinctual... 2:27 AM
  • Flora del Rio Grande: I, too, wish Mme Goerke well — she deserves success after a lot of hard work. But I am not buying her top... 1:18 AM
  • Vergin Vezzosa: @Sanford et al. – speaking of murdering, how about Isabel Leonard in the Cenerentola finale? I have only seen her... 12:28 AM
  • CwbyLA: Costello aged a bit and he indeed looked very handsome. He sounded great, too. Also surprised how great Fleming sounded. 10:47 PM

After the Festwochen

resnikRegina Resnik returns to the Met to face Marcellina.

A rebroadcast of Le nozze di Figaro from January 11, 1958, right now on Bartok Radio, Hungary.

Figaro………………Giorgio Tozzi
Susanna……………..Hilde Güden
Count Almaviva……….George London
Countess Almaviva…….Lisa Della Casa
Cherubino……………Mildred Miller
Dr. Bartolo………….Fernando Corena
Marcellina…………..Regina Resnik
Don Basilio………….Norman Kelley
Antonio……………..Lorenzo Alvary
Barbarina……………Mildred Allen
Don Curzio…………..Gabor Carelli
Peasant……………..Madelaine Chambers
Peasant……………..Helen Vanni

Conductor……………Erich Leinsdorf

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