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

Tre sbirri… una guyliner

Two questions answered in a single YouTube video:

1) What is that guy who staged Spinal Tap’s “Stonehenge” doing these days? (Answer: He’s directing operas)

2) What would it look like if Jared Leto sang Puccini? (Answer: See below)

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Steam heat?

Tenor Vittorio Grigolo, easy on the eyes despite the fright wig, is one of the “Hottest Opera Stars Of 2013″ according to Huffington Post. But does he meet the criteria of the highest authority on hotness of them all, namely the parterre consensus? Read more »