Cher Public

  • m. croche: (The irrepressible Diamanda Galas sings.) 3:55 PM
  • m. croche: Happy 81st birthday to Slovenian composer and avant-grade trombonist Vinko Globokar! httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=s... 3:53 PM
  • Cicciabella: Not hoe it was announced: http://www.roh.org .uk/news/cast-chan ge-ekaterina-bakan ova-to-sing-in-la- traviata-on-4-july -2015 3:44 PM
  • zinka: From mild to tragic, I saw the following “disasters&# 8221; 1. Bergonzi singing Celeste Aida in low low key..Sick, replaced.... 3:22 PM
  • PushedUpMezzo: And that Joanie photo-shop is one of your best. Lose that long face indeed. 3:21 PM
  • PushedUpMezzo: Very true. Still, now that the Copley Boheme and Zambello Carmen are being pensioned off, we can all hope that the Traviata... 3:17 PM
  • LT: Probably Bakanova was the cover herself. 2:58 PM
  • LT: Speaking of Yoncheva, this is her upcoming schedule so far: July 14 – Bastille Day concert Eiffel Tower July 16 –... 2:57 PM

Swedish frisson

“Last week’s freak nor’easter set the tone for Thursday’s chilly new production of Un Ballo in Maschera at the Met…. Sadly, [David Alden's] Ballo feels more like a pitch meeting than a production. There’s an avalanche of ideas, but none of them are developed.” [New York Post]

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