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  • kashania: Those low notes are frightening! One of my favourite Callas recordings is Santuzza which she... 5:47 PM
  • Poison Ivy: I didn’t get Elisabeth Schwarzkopf for the longest time. My first recordings of... 5:41 PM
  • Lady Abbado: Well, in her very early days, even the voice itself was truly remarkable. Hear the phenomenal... 5:39 PM
  • PetertheModest: I quite like her Tatiana, and if I’m a bit tired, I can close my eyes and just listen... 5:24 PM
  • kashania: Agreed. Callas’ singing was more beautiful than the voice itself. 5:20 PM
  • alejandro: I didn’t get Netrebko until I saw her live. I found her voice too heavy and thick when I... 5:19 PM
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  • kashania: I agree that Massenet’s Manon highlights the youthfulness of the character more. But the... 5:17 PM
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La Cieca, appearing live on tape, extends her thanks to parterre’s advertisers for the month of July: Bard SummerScape 2013, the Martina Arroyo Foundation Prelude to Performance, Sonostream, and the American Bach Soloists.

Yet here’s a chat

For your viewing and discussing pleasure tomorrow afternoon, cher public, La Cieca recommends a live webcast of Verdi’s Macbeth from the Bayerische Staatsoper. Read more »

Maggio musicale

On this lovely first day of May, La Cieca encourages the cher public (pictured) to offer a word of thanks to this month’s sponsors of parterre.com: Carnegie Hall, The InsightALT Festival and the Bayerische Staatsoper.

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Mad mentions

La Cieca would like to take this opportunity to salute our sponsors for the month of April: Carnegie Hall and the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

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March adness

As the balmy breezes of March caress the budding trees, so let your ardent clicks, cher public, express your affection for our advertisers.

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A word from our sponsor

And now a word…

La Cieca is delighted to introduce to you, the cher public, our sponsors for the month of February.

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