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  • Guestoria Unpopularenka: WTF httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=kAlH Etm-Oms 8:26 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Chi sono, chi sono???? There is a reason that Puccini deliberately set “Chi... 8:22 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=kAlH Etm-Oms 8:14 PM
  • Guestoria Unpopularenka: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=CCvi XLD9AtI 8:12 PM
  • EarlyRomantic: Ok. My apologies. Sorry to hear about her cancellations. Any reasons given? 7:48 PM
  • laddie: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=aQbI MB11jc0 7:38 PM
  • Poison Ivy: She announced her cancellation today on FB. 7:36 PM
  • laddie: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=2ouX NRXxpwY 7:36 PM
  • Guestoria Unpopularenka: I see. Thanks. Maybe he was the official cover? Since they have the perennial Hong... 7:34 PM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Peters was scheduled to make her MET debut as Niktokris, but when Nadine Conner became... 7:20 PM

Petered out

Daniel Wakin reports that “WQXR pulled a blog posting critical of the Metropolitan Opera’s new Ring cycle last month after the Met’s general manager, Peter Gelb, personally complained to the radio station’s top executive…. The Met has a small sponsorship arrangement with WQXR, which for decades has broadcast live Met performances on Saturdays.”   Read more »

The shop around the corner

La Cieca’s lovely and talented colleague Olivia Giovetti takes on the Met’s gift shop in the latest installment of her WQX-Aria blog. La Cieca herself is of at the very least two minds about the changes to the gift shop, but she’ll invite you, the cher public, to chew on this issue before starts gnawing on the bone.