Cher Public

  • FragendeFrau82: Catherine Foster is announced as singing tonight! Toi toi toi to her! 3:10 PM
  • Gualtier M: I wonder when Catherine Foster is coming back? – her leg injury might perhaps keep her out of the “Siegfrie... 3:00 PM
  • WindyCityOperaman: Today she can get around without a cane or a walker! 3:00 PM
  • WindyCityOperaman: I can’t wait to see it! 2:58 PM
  • Gualtier M: From reports, that “Manon Lescaut” in Rome in Feb-Mar 2014 was organized at very short notice by Muti when he... 2:49 PM
  • antikitschychick: missed Antonenko and some others I’m sure but, I think I’ve put my point across. It’s all a matter of... 2:47 PM
  • FragendeFrau82: Surely the parachuting Valkyries were supernumeraries? Why risk actual singers flying across the back of the stage? The... 2:46 PM
  • Porgy Amor: A big hand for Alex Baker for giving us these great pieces on the Washington Ring installments on a fast turnaround. 2:41 PM

The maestro trap

“Il maestro Fabio Luisi dirige correttamente e talora anche con qualche eleganza; ma sta così male sul podio! Ora si abbassa a destra, ora a sinistra, ora salta, ora dà inutili attacchi, ora si butta in basso a urtare il leggio con la fronte. Sembra un topo che stia scappando a un pipistrello.” [Corriere della sera]