Born on this day in 1896 composer Nacio Herb Brown. Read more »
I’ve reached one of my goals for 2017: with this week’s upload of Edgar, you can now find at least one complete performance of every opera by Giacomo Puccini on my Mixcloud site. Bryan Hymel and Angela Meade star in the composer’s second opera in a concert performance from Frankfurt in 2014. Read more »
Born on this day in 1934 actress Rue McClanahan. Read more »
1940s German musical movie star Marika Rökk was a Russian counterspy!
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Sandrine Piau‘s lovely recital with pianist Susan Manoff at The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society on February 14 entered around the themes of sleep, dreams and waking.
Born on this day in 1916 comedian Jackie Gleason.
Javier Camarena fanboys (and others) are invited to comment on today’s Met broadcast of I puritani, which begins at 1:00 PM.