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  • Niel Rishoi: Thank you, John, for this fine review of what is surely a first, 101 Countertenors. Your... 11:16 PM
  • Camille: This was just a laugh riot, starting with The Precious Tears of Oprah! Thanks a lot for your... 11:14 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: The Magyar Állami Operaház (Budapest) still uses the 1938 production of... 11:11 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Camille: DO by all means watch the Golden Globe-nominated “Big... 11:02 PM
  • Camille: Well, at least with Krunoslav going we’ll get a really good and knowledgeable review of the... 10:29 PM
  • Patrick Mack: Oh, the horror. 10:25 PM
  • Camille: LolololoL!!!!!!!!! ! Thanks for the chortle. I may be an old lady but I sure as hell always hated... 10:21 PM
  • Camille: Oh my yes, it IS. I checked IMDb. I had no idea it was adapted from Nabokov as It happened the... 10:15 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: And the new Bocelli Mehta Turandot is already on the runway awaiting release from Decca.... 10:09 PM
  • Camille: “The Luzhin Defense”?? Is that a film about a chess position? Or am I confusing this... 10:00 PM

Peter’s principles

gelb_poster_thumbOnce again it takes an out-of-towner to write sensibly about Peter Gelb and the Met, though the “out of town” here refers only to geography: Anne Midgette is at heart and soul a New York newshen. [The Classical Beat]