Cher Public

  • Camille: SHOWBOAT, in the 1936 film adaptation will be shown once more at MoMA, next Friday evening, June 3rd @ 7:00 pm, ergo, GRATIS!... 10:23 AM
  • Tory Adore: was anyone else turned on by that clip of Solti conducting? So physical and visceral. I think I’m going to faint. 10:20 AM
  • Mountaine: That’s how much I honor the amazing legacy of James Levine. 9:59 AM
  • NPW-Paris: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=Xqa2 kztdbHk 9:24 AM
  • Krunoslav: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=HSd_ mhQSRDo 9:07 AM
  • Krunoslav: “Grane, mein Ross!” That’s MISS Ross to you! 8:59 AM
  • mirywi: I’m so thrown off by Posa in German that I don’t have an opinion except, “huh?” How about a thread of... 8:21 AM
  • manou: Never thought for a moment that an anodyne word like “excitement”… ;… 5:32 AM

“All things seem possible in May”

MeadeOpera Orchestra of New York (remember them?) will present Gaetano Donizetti’s Parisina D’este conducted by the company’s Founder & Music Director Laureate Eve Queler on May 4, 2016 at at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Hall. Soprano Angela Meade takes the title role in a cast that also features American tenor Aaron Blake, Chinese baritone Yunpeng Wang, Serbian bass Sava Vemic and American soprano Mia Pafumi. (Photo: Dario Acosta)

OONY way the wind blows

Continuing in its long and proud tradition of mystery and intrigue, Maestro Eve Queler‘s Opera Orchestra of New York has announced a concert or some other sort of music-related event for May 4, 2016.   Read more »

La regina d’Inghilterra ho veduto cantar

“At Carnegie Hall last Thursday, a capacity crowd witnessed what might be the final official act of a monarch who has reigned for more than four decades.” [New York Observer]

Who has more justification to wear a wifebeater?

Half full

Opera Orchestra of New York has announced their 2012-2013 season of only two performances.

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Fair, game

The Monday, 12th December, Weill Hall recital debut of Signora Chiara Taigi, a strikingly good looking Italian soprano, who had made her American operatic debut this past March, starring as Selika in the OONY production of Meyerbeer’s long-neglected L’Africaine, was something Your Own Camille had looked forward to with a high hopes and a faintly wondering glee, for several months now.  

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