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  • rapt: Has anyone noted here that Racette is replacing Serafin for the upcoming run of Il Tabarro at ROH? 9:31 PM
  • mjmacmtenor: The “aria” (stubby fingers) 9:05 PM
  • mjmacmtenor: Like many I first fell in love with this opera through this artists classic (and frequent) performance of the Rica.... 9:04 PM
  • Bill: Lady Abbado – The Volksoper in Vienna has done Rondine on rare occasions – perhaps it has not ever been done at the... 8:59 PM
  • DerLeiermann: News: Sofia Coppola to direct a “La Traviata” production in Rome! 8:57 PM
  • DerLeiermann: Is it true that this opera is also known as “the poor man Traviata”? 8:40 PM
  • laddie: I, too, saw this work in Santa Fe last summer. AI you are of course completely in the know here. As far as positive reviews go,... 8:29 PM
  • armerjacquino: You do wonder why they have so much trouble with relatively simple sets. FYI, no set which includes a revolve, especially a... 8:16 PM

Kid stuff

Ring mania continues tonight at 9 pm with Siegfried on PBS.

Sibling revelry

Welcome, cher public, to the second night of the week’s Wagnerama, Die Walküre on PBS at 9:00 pm.

Rainbow party

Welcome, cher public, to the first night of our Ring-watching experience on PBS at 9 pm. La Cieca (not pictured) wishes you bon voyage as we begin with Das Rheingold.

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Träume Center

This is Ring week here at parterre.com, cher public.

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Greater performances?

Our sometime correspondent Seth Colter Walls sees in new PBS leadership a chance for a wider reach for “the splashiest happenings in America’s resurgent classical-music culture.” [Newsweek]

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