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  • aulus agerius: According to Barihunks, some very odd casting in ROH Japan tour of Don Giovanni coming up... 10:09 AM
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  • LittleMasterMiles: Can Bel-Air Classiques really not find an English speaker to translate the blurb for... 9:37 AM
  • Lohengrin: The day will come, where all operas with JK will take place in Allianz-Arena̷ 0;:-) 9:25 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: Born on this day in 1922 soprano/mezzo-sopr ano/opera director Regina Resnik... 9:23 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Well I will try and get in line and hope that works. But until I have a ticket in my hand I... 9:12 AM
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  • Feldmarschallin: Not to mention the piano G on ‘Rosn’ . 7:47 AM
  • tiger1: The opening phrase of the trio also contains a high B flat and should be very “floating 221;... 7:43 AM

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]

Half full

Opera Orchestra of New York has announced their 2012-2013 season of only two performances. Andrea Chenier will be performed Sunday, January 6 at 4:00 pm with Roberto Alagna, George Petean, Renata (“The Forbidden Diva”) Lamanda, Rosalind Elias, Ronald Naldi and David Petershal Pershall; Alberto Veronesi conducts.   Read more »

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.   Read more »