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  • LT: That’s funny but I’d say Garanca too exhibits the same condition. 10:12 PM
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  • willym: I have not great love or hate of the lady as a musician – only really heard her once in... 10:06 PM

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La Cieca (pictured) would like to remind those members of the cher public with last-minute gift shopping needs that purchases from the Little Shop of Arias completed by 7:00 PM EST today (Friday) can still reach their intended recipients by December 24. (Simply select “Two-Day Shipping” at checkout) The even more dilatory among you should recall that an Amazon Gift Card is instantly deliverable via email and (ça va sans dire) always in the best of taste.

How much is that puppy in the window?

florez_thumbAt the request of a member of the cher public, La Cieca has updated the Little Shop of Arias store here at parterre. Available for preorder from amazon.com are such goodies as a new DVD of I puritani starring Nino Machaidze and Juan Diego Flórez.   Read more »