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  • Lohenfal: Jungfer, I don’t have an answer to your question re ticket price reductions for company... 2:06 PM
  • Buster: Jenny Lind and Eva Lind. Edda Moser and Thomas Moser. 2:03 PM
  • Jamie01: Stephen and Elvis Costello. 1:41 PM
  • Buster: Both Nedda and Elvira are weird, I agree. In an interview she once said she regretted her last name... 1:26 PM
  • Perles75: Speaking about Medeas, I love very much the interpretation of Riccarda Wesseling in the only DVD... 1:25 PM
  • Baltsamic Vinaigrette: Two Petrenkos on the podium, Kirill and Vasily; and bass Mikhail onstage. 1:23 PM
  • SF Guy: I’ guessing the general purpose of the airchecks and the pre-transmission tapings was the... 1:13 PM
  • pavel: L. Price and M. Price 1:08 PM
  • manou: Simone and Nicola Alaimo 1:05 PM
  • Uncle Kvetch: hurray! Heartily seconded! 12:33 PM

Thick as thieves

This week’s operatic offering from Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin goes out as a request. Our Own Camille asked for (and got) a little Mercadante in the mix, so here’s a live performance of I briganti from 2012. Read more »

Regie to the Rescue! (A new competition)

La Cieca has always, against all odds, maintained that if there is one expression that best describes the mind of the average member of the cher public, that would be “plus vive que l’oiseau, plus prompte que l’éclair.” As such, it is only fitting that Mignon, by dear Ambroise Thomas, should inaugurate our latest brain-tickling quiz here at parterre.com. Read more »