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  • Hippolyte: A friend of mine attended the first night and reported that Powell was good, if not great as di Luna, maybe not his best role.... 10:43 AM
  • Krunoslav: Did anyone hear Stephen Powell in the role last month in Cincinnati? 10:06 AM
  • zinka: Price/Corelli 1961 was one of the first live tapes. They did very very little before then…We have 1959 Cav w.Jussi.etc. I... 9:44 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: With all of the fabulous in house recordings over the years, I have often wondered why there is not one of the... 9:38 AM
  • zinka: https://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=qx3n qs15yWw Night after we saw Warren die…IN KEY Met 3/5/60…we saw greatest greatest... 9:18 AM
  • Lohengrin: He cancelled everything till August. Let first go on his recovery an look at the casts afterwords…& #8230;…. 9:00 AM
  • pasavant: The Met has not yet announced a replacement for Hvorostovsky in the October Trovatores. Does any one know who will be singing... 8:53 AM
  • La Valkyrietta: Please do tell, tell some more, manou, if you would, I love your inimitable style. 8:14 AM

All for the best

George Steel (center) announces that New York City Opera is destroying, giving away or selling off most of its stock of repertory productions. Presumably a few of the old sets will be kept on hand to burn for warmth during the long winter ahead. [New York Times] (Photo by Carol Rosegg.)

Passaggio/fail basis

Not only has physical therapy healed Mariusz Kwiecien‘s shapely back, it’s apparently added a third to the top of his range. [New York Times] Read more »