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  • armerjacquino: Zampieri made major studio recordings. People who never heard her live would be able to... 9:10 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Sometimes I wish all these youtube things didn’t exist because people are making... 8:37 AM
  • armerjacquino: WOMAN SINGS ARIA AT TED TALK UNLEASH THE HOUNDS 8:28 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: I heard it was Konwitschny’ s assistant in Hamburg during Meistersinger and then was... 8:26 AM
  • NPW-Paris: And my experience of the “candle-lit reconstructionR 21; type of Baroque opera production... 8:19 AM
  • spiderman: Are you sure about von Peter? I heared it’s Johannes Erath. 8:12 AM
  • armerjacquino: Isn’t life-long exploration of a rich, old tradition of artistic expression a longer lasting... 7:34 AM
  • armerjacquino: In my experience, most people in the arts strive towards topicality when mounting a classic... 7:33 AM
  • Krunoslav: ‘So “topicality” is one way of trying to make opera seem a little less like a quaint dusty... 7:28 AM
  • m. croche: And, to avoid misunderstanding, I should perhaps have used a word like “canon” ;... 3:52 AM

And no bones!

Apparently, opera fans got the bright side of the bargain: say “Macbeth” in the theater and you court cataclysm; utter the name in the opera house and, as often as not, you merely predict disappointment.  Read more »