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  • messa di voce: Agree. Brilliant. 8:02 AM
  • La Valkyrietta: Slightly off topic. Looking at this again, I wonder if this number has inspired modern... 7:43 AM
  • La Valkyrietta: Number 12 is too easy! Dolores. She does sing ‘You Go to My Head’ too in her... 7:37 AM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: DIVO WATCH: Keenlyside has now cancelled the two remaining performances of... 7:23 AM
  • tiger1: Of course, I only heard Mr Ritchard. I guess he should only be judged based on the complete... 7:11 AM
  • danpatter: Best pun in years. Merci. 2:04 AM
  • NPW-Paris: This is reminiscent of the Paris Opera’s production of Hänsel & Gretel. This is how I... 1:27 AM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Let me just mention that Mixcloud is a totally legitimate business venture... 10:27 PM
  • Hippolyte: Well, I’m about 1/3 of the way through this…I have no clue about most of the singers... 10:14 PM
  • La Cieca: Let’s try to keep this on topic, please. 10:12 PM

One touch of venous

“Like the hero of Parsifal, who finds the Holy Grail after a lifetime of frustrated wandering, the Met’s audience was finally rewarded for its patience: On Friday, after seasons of mediocrity, the company delivered a magnificent new production of Wagner’s valedictory work.”  [New York Post]