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  • Fidelia: Yes, Oedipe, my post was in answer to the “südländisch er SchwanenritterR 21; post... 4:50 PM
  • operaassport: I know. I was kinda stunned when she told me the story. I hadn’t thought of... 4:47 PM
  • operaassport: She’s on a fixed income — probably from bonds — but it’s not at social... 4:45 PM
  • 98rsd: Not a Musical America subscriber, so couldn’t log in, but this headline is none too promising:... 4:35 PM
  • m. croche: Well, you can look at what happened in Minnesota. CEO Michael Henson got the boot, 8 disgruntled... 4:33 PM
  • quibbleglib: Precisely. And, if my fellow Parterrians will excuse a slight extension of the metaphor —... 4:32 PM
  • casualoperafan: yes, they are paid well, but they deserve to be paid well because an artist’s career is... 4:31 PM
  • oedipe: Good question. No idea… 4:25 PM
  • oedipe: So, Lohengrin, a whole tradition of French tenors with bright, clear voices is no good in Gounod and... 4:22 PM
  • tiger1: In what way is Des Grieux narcissistic? 4:17 PM

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At last, the quintessential targeted reader of parterre.com has been identified. Undoubtedly, he is “Marc,” the subject of Angela Christlieb‘s documentary Naked Opera, who “travels the world to see Mozart’s opera Don Giovanni in which he finds the perfect representation of a life without compromise: intense and profound, full of love and passion.” Read more »