Cher Public

  • kashania: The more opera lovers up here, the better! :) 6:12 PM
  • NPW-Paris: Did he say that? Interesting. It may hold a clue to my own reactions to Bellini. 6:06 PM
  • Poison Ivy: Opolais will sing Nov 21, Dec 7 and 10 5:34 PM
  • Niel Rishoi: Well you know Bellini once said “Opera, through singing, must make one weep, shudder and die.” So I have an... 5:20 PM
  • Signor Bruschino: Netrebko pulling out of 3 of the Manon Lescauts this fall- Opolais taking over as replacement the Met announced today 5:17 PM
  • Flora del Rio Grande: leosweill. . .and no voice. At this point Mme G is pure (?) camp! 4:50 PM
  • antikitschychick: LOL Grubexit. Mot du jour and wit du jour! And no worries I knew you were joking and I was too. 4:35 PM
  • Niel Rishoi: Aww…anti I just got carried away. I saw the offending clip that is causing a fervent wish for a Grubexit̷... 4:07 PM

Fifty Shades of Great

Those crazy kids over at EMI Classics have followed up the ridiculous with the sublime: an mp3 download of 50 arias (over four hours of music) sung by Maria Callas for… are you ready? 99 cents.

It’s a limited time offer at Amazon.com, so get it now!