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  • Melot's Younger Brother: Camille, could you be thinking perhaps of Tosca at the Greek Theater with Dorothy Kirsten in 1971? James Levine... 11:19 AM
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  • LT: Yesterday’s Iris from Montpellier with Yoncheva now available on demand. http://www.francem usique.fr/player/r esource/136479... 10:45 AM
  • dr.malatempra: Next season at the Met, including the HD.. January 7, 2017 Casting: Conductor, James Levine, Abigaille Liudmyla... 10:43 AM
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  • whiskey per tutti: Is this available on demand or streaming only at specific times? I went to the site, clicked the “playR... 10:37 AM
  • Milady DeWinter: I was too, Camille!- that is, impressed by Mr. Thomas’s Pollione, especially alongside Mme. Meade’s generic,... 10:13 AM

The Quantification of the Diva: Part the Third

traviata_gheorghiuAnd now, cher public, let’s put today’s singers, the Contemporary Divas, under the microscope. How do they stack up? Read more »

others have greatness thrust upon them

As you may recall, last year the BBC Music Magazine published a list of “The 20 Greatest Sopranos of All Time,” and one or two of you didn’t quite see eye to eye with their selection.

Well, this year they’ve turned their attention to the top 20 among tenors, who are (in ascending order of greatliness):  Read more »