Headshot of La Cieca

Cher Public

  • David: Jonathan Summers isn’t British. But then I’m sure you knew that 5:44 AM
  • redbear: Yes. A long life. His Also Sprach was first performed today in 1896. 5:27 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Didn’t he die in 1949? 5:20 AM
  • redbear: s/b 1918 5:19 AM
  • redbear: Today in 1981, Richard Strauss was appointed to head the Vienna State Opear 5:18 AM
  • Chanterelle: Glad to read that audiences were sticking around. The two performances I attended had... 4:48 AM
  • Krunoslav: Surely you are not implying that the success of the WERTHER production wasn’t due chiefly to... 4:47 AM
  • Krunoslav: ” I can think of very few tenors who could have handled Ades’ Caliban with such... 4:42 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Well nobody said that they performances were at the Met. There are still a few other houses... 3:49 AM
  • tiger1: I think I read somewhere that DiDonato will no longer be singing Semiramide, at least not at the Met.... 3:37 AM

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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