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  • kashania: Some people still sing hosannas about this production and its “east-meets- west”... 2:33 PM
  • Krunoslav: Yes- the Somary is well worth having for Armstrong, Palmer and Watts. I certainly prefer ARJ and... 2:32 PM
  • m. croche: Yay! “Tu quoque” arguments never get old, do they? 2:08 PM
  • m. croche: Try this again: “Thinking of Worldly Pleasures” (aka “Lovestruck Nuns in Hell”) httpv://www.you... 2:06 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Satisfied: if you missed applying in time for the 2015 festival (that is, no... 2:06 PM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Satisfied: there are now two ways to order tickets for Bayreuth: 1) The... 2:03 PM
  • m. croche: Hi there, C-B: Yes, go see her! Sichuan Opera diva Shen Tiemei visited New York a couple of years... 2:02 PM
  • Chanterelle: Oh, and my only previous experience of Zhang Huan was one of those raw meat events, which ended... 1:56 PM
  • Chanterelle: Apparently I’m in a minority but I very much enjoyed the show in Brussels. Visually I... 1:52 PM
  • gal: Sorry if I misunderstood then. 1:46 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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