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  • Krunoslav: Siffleuse , at least on Monday and she was VERY audible, and PD rarely moved more than 20 feet... 2:38 AM
  • danpatter: Oh sure, I had one, and a copy of the record, too. I was seven. I did not drive my parents insane... 2:32 AM
  • m. croche: Almost forgot: “Thank you, Mr. Boulez.” httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=NW30 g2tPmDA 1:09 AM
  • parpignol: I love Ernani, totally crazy masterpiece, and the presence of Carlo Quinto even suggests an... 12:05 AM
  • DeepSouthSenior: The subsequent careers of competition winners and losers is similar to academic... 12:01 AM
  • DeepSouthSenior: I’ve always loved much of the 20th-century musical avant-garde, including Boulez.... 11:41 PM
  • DeepSouthSenior: Black leather (or something leather-like), a short skirt, and boots cover a multitude of... 11:25 PM
  • m. croche: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=sFFp zip-SZk 11:10 PM
  • DeepSouthSenior: Singers who conduct (some of them, anyway) remind me of the old joke about the question... 11:04 PM
  • zinka: Placido sounds like neither tenor OR baritone…NO QUALITY…..I have heard him do other... 10:36 PM

Ildar pursuit

Our good friends (and advertisers) at Maestro Artist Management have been wondering just how much you, the cher public, know about Ildar Abdrazakov. To test your  knowledge, they are offering a coveted prize to two lucky parterrrians who can answer the trivia questions that follow the jump. Read more »

We’ll be right back after this

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 »

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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.

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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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