Cher Public

  • Batty Masetto: “Nostril Monti” is actually a lost Italian version of Cyrano de Bergerac. 2:09 PM
  • Batty Masetto: With CÔTES DE PORC AU BÛCHER as an intermezzo? 2:06 PM
  • manou: “Pire” is the opposite of “Mieux” ;. 1:54 PM
  • DeepSouthSenior: Helen Morgan as Julie in the 1936 film of Show Boat – ah, perfection. Morgan’s sultry delivery and Irene... 1:53 PM
  • LT: Did Lemieux sing Di quella pira, and hence you renamed her? 1:52 PM
  • manou: Apologies for the errant full stop – although I did manage to foil the autocorrect who offered “nostrilR 21; and... 1:17 PM
  • manou: Just saw a splendid “Trovatore&# 8221; in Orange – Hui He was. a tremendous Leonora, George Petean delivered a textbook... 1:13 PM
  • Paris Athenes: If I may, Fidelio also on Aug. 13 as well as Le nozze di figaro (Luca Pisaroni as il conte) Aug. 9 1:12 PM

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Well, you can slash La Cieca’s veins, drink her blood and trample her corpse, because she did not see this one coming! According to the very reliable échotiers over at Forum Opera, Placido Domingo will sing his first Conte di Luna in Vienna Berlin in November of this year opposite the Leonora of Anna Netrebko!