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Love, love and love!

Jummy Jonas Kaufmann and awe-inspiring Anna Netrebko team for the great duet from Manon, as heard last night at the Waldbühne Berlin.

La Cieca’s allusion, explained:

(Photo by Herbert, by kind permission of anna-netrebko.blogspot.com.)

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    jatm2063 says:

    What an interesting pic. He doesn’t actually look cute anymore. Sort of grizzled and prematurely aged. He’s looked that way in the last several pics I saw of him, particularly when in concert attire. Anna still looks lovely. I like her fuller figure. Curvalicious without being fat.