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  • Evenhanded: Well. What’s holding her back is her stolid stage presence, unimaginative phrasing and use... 11:34 AM
  • Lady Abbado: As a Youtuber put it, “Sempre troppo eccessiva…&# 8221;: httpv://www.you... 11:27 AM
  • DonCarloFanatic: Then maybe the answer is that she hasn’t caught fire in anything, despite all our... 11:25 AM
  • Gualtier M: Zinka wasn’t just loud – in her absolute prime (which lasted from the late forties... 11:16 AM
  • kashania: Her Amneris with Milanov/Bjoerling/ Warren is possibly my favourite of them all. And her high... 11:16 AM
  • damekenneth: Milanov also was excellent spinning long, legato phrases. On recordings, her voice has such a... 11:15 AM
  • zinka: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=rQZJ tOalC9U HAPPY BIRTHDAY,SAM (Mar.28)..When we started our first... 10:56 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: This is all so distressing – re: Placido and Ernani. Surely all the world has given... 10:53 AM
  • armerjacquino: ‘Where is the prize role for her’? In the seven years since she won the... 10:50 AM
  • zinka: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=pSVy YtwI9F8 I went to a Bolena for Galvany and Sam (birthday... 10:43 AM

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  • WindyCityOperaman says:

    Born on this day in 1865 composer Jean Sibelius

    Born on this day in 1879 composer Rudolf Friml

    Born on this day in 1890 composer Bohuslav Martinu

    Born on this day in 1903 soprano Irene Eisinger

    Born on this day in 1920 baritone Gérard Souzay

    Happy 78th birthday tenor Edward Sooter

    Happy 65th birthday tenor Yury Marusin