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  • mercadante: Why does MMII keep talking about the “Only Maria”? Is this a thread about Maria... 5:36 PM
  • mskapay: Rene Pape decided against Hans Sachs; said in a paywall piece on the UK Sunday Times that he finds... 5:36 PM
  • danpatter: I much prefer the later NORMA. Her sound had changed by that time, but it’s so haunting and... 5:30 PM
  • 98rsd: Was creditable is not the same as is creditable. 5:26 PM
  • MontyNostry: Is Callas still controversial? She has become a kind of orthodoxy. I have certainly never seen a... 5:18 PM
  • MontyNostry: And you can anal-retentively spend hours determining the optimum filing system for the... 5:16 PM
  • MontyNostry: I think JJ was writing for an audience that is not necessarily rabidly operaphile, so he needed... 5:15 PM
  • Clita del Toro: Marschiest, LOL I will write Cammiest and see what is going on. 5:04 PM
  • marshiemarkII: Well I do know that you and I agree about the most sublimest Brunnhilde, right Clitisssssima... 5:01 PM
  • marshiemarkII: You surely meant enseñalE, no chikie querida? 4:59 PM

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