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  • phoenix: Memorable Night – la destrucción final de la sutileza! Central Park was packed I was a little... 10:21 AM
  • papopera: Neither have I but quelle voix !! Sounds like Rita Gorr. 10:13 AM
  • armerjacquino: I thought that, personality-wise, the role suited Voigt very well (and, on the HD at least,... 10:07 AM
  • PCally: I definitely agree that I would probably take Mattila over Denoke but I do love both of them. I just... 10:03 AM
  • Buster: Lille 15/16: http://fr.calameo. com/read/003560290 524a8b1dd14b 9:56 AM
  • Amnerees: I was out of town for Cossotto’s Carmens in Central Park. As for the Troyanos performance on... 8:57 AM
  • armerjacquino: Bloody hell, you’re really clutching at straws if you have to dredge up the Express.... 8:04 AM
  • Krunoslav: I don’t think having Troyanos’ more beautiful voice and style on record for Solti... 6:43 AM
  • Krunoslav: Not a patch on Our Own ‘ideally suited’ diva, no nonsense about her! http://www.expr... 6:40 AM
  • PushedUpMezzo: Well – if this has spurred your enthusiasm, there are a few places left on this holiday... 4:55 AM

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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