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  • Bill: Amerjacquino – Garanca is somewhat in the long line of famous Mezzos in Vienna, Anday, Hoengen,... 3:30 PM
  • antikitschychick: excellent suggestion kashania. 3:28 PM
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  • armerjacquino: marshie- I agree- we’ve slightly lost the idea of the more lyric mezzo singing these... 3:13 PM
  • antikitschychick: well that’s great. The phrase “second fiddle” was just an expression; I... 3:07 PM
  • antikitschychick: Krunoslav: Thanks for posting those clips of Ms. Favero! Based on those recordings she was... 3:02 PM
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Restoring Clara’s notes

Whilst the theatrical doctor attempts to restore the voice of Mrs. Billington, you, the cher public, are asked to fill up the time with discussion of off-topic and general interest subjects.

213 comments

  • WindyCityOperaman says:

    RIP Cristina Deutekom

  • WindyCityOperaman says:

    Born on this day in 1898 soprano and actress Odette Florelle

    Born on this day in 1905 composer André Jolivet

    Happy 77th birthday stage director Sonja Frisell

    Born on this day in 1940 bass József Gregor

  • WindyCityOperaman says:

    Born on this day in 1874 composer Reynaldo Hahn

    Born on this day in 1914 conductor Ferenc Fricsay