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  • Pia Ngere-Liu: Archaeopteryx – her recording with Beecham is one of my favorites – high D by... 2:22 PM
  • Jim: Gelb has done more to promote opera in the American psyche than any of his predecessors… ;HD series... 2:02 PM
  • rysanekfreak: This list of productions makes for a great read. I had forgotten the bad ones and why they were... 1:57 PM
  • kashania: Peter will not discuss anything less than 10% cuts. Is this supposed to be shocking? He’s... 1:53 PM
  • Poison Ivy: Geo-blocked for me. 1:51 PM
  • NPW-Paris: And she sang it on points. 1:38 PM
  • imhere: Counter-offers have been made. Peter will not discuss anything less than 10% cuts. He can’t... 1:30 PM
  • imhere: It’s like Fox News for Opera fans. I wish some of the more moderate voices that have been... 1:24 PM
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  • figaroindy: and again…Kashan ia enters with logic. As my post above shows, we can’t reduce... 1:03 PM

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In the interest of absolute accuracy (for surely the cher public deserves no less!) La Cieca offers the following correction. The location pictured in the still photo of Naked Opera is not, in fact, the Berlin Komische Oper, but rather the Hotel Imperial in Vienna. And how does La Cieca know that, you ask? Read more »