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  • DeepSouthSenior: I love exchanges like this! The best of Parterre in miniature: Opera knowledge shining... 12:13 AM
  • Krunoslav: No, it was this: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=dtJS LZnKCv0 The name, in Russian , is... 11:42 PM
  • Lohenfal: I don’t have any answers to your questions, but they are worth considering. I always give... 11:41 PM
  • rofrano: Ronald Wilford. 11:40 PM
  • messa di voce: “Teresa Zylis-Gara was to appear as Liza” The Met was going to do Lady in the... 11:34 PM
  • Krunoslav: I have also read that Teresa Zylis-Gara was to appear as Liza; maybe she was to be second cast... 11:27 PM
  • RobNYNY: Both Freni and Pavarotti sing constantly behind the beat. Both have gorgeous voices, and are... 11:26 PM
  • RobNYNY: I guess I’m not hearing the same “amazing quality” in the older recording.... 11:14 PM
  • overstimmelated: I have a ’80-81 subscription booklet, and it has: Tomowa-Sintow, Dunn/Chookasi... 11:14 PM
  • quoth the maven: The cancelled Pique Dame: Tomowa-Simtow, Dunn, Domingo, Weikl, Cheek; Jarvi http://query.... 11:13 PM

“Afraid? Am I afraid?”

George Steel has called for a mediator (pictured) to attempt to summon the departed spirit of the New York City Opera. [New York Times]