Cher Public

  • Camille: What a sweet story, Mister Christopher. Love to think of you holding that mike to the car radio recording Joan&Jack... 11:05 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Lovely memories. Mine began much earlier and I remember positioning the little microphone from my seriously deficient... 11:03 AM
  • kashania: With Kaufmann as her De Grieux one hopes? Since no house seems to be eager to spend their resources hiring both singers for the... 10:55 AM
  • Camille: ‘Tis the season for losing one’s chapeau, apparently, as I just left my hat somewhere yesterday and am trying to... 10:29 AM
  • Sanford: Carlo Bini in all of his glory. He just finished his aria and cabaletta and boy is he horrible. If that’s his glory,... 10:16 AM
  • Lohengrin: Fanciulla from Vienna 2013 will be released on DVD in October (Stemme, Kaufmann). 10:03 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: Sorry, I meant this tribute: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=Nep3 W0NGQgI httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=U... 9:27 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=W4lt vrtb0Ek 9:23 AM

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’├ęclair.” 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 »