Cher Public

  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: Fantastic Herheim “Hoffmann 221; in Bregenz last night. Michael Volle stole the show as the... 9:22 AM
  • mb: What a coincidence – I’m going to see a staged performance here in Brisbane tomorrow night. David Hobson as Candide and Amelia... 9:18 AM
  • Gualtier M: The Joseph Machlis English translation is the standard and the only one that is licensed for performance and it should be... 9:18 AM
  • Feldmarschallin: Great, great production which I have seen 6 times on stage. It is not hideous. 8:58 AM
  • Tristan_und: Looks hideous (those Regie Germans!), but I’d watch Jonas if he were wrapped up in a mummy’s costume. Yes, I know... 8:50 AM
  • La Cieca: But the audience does. 8:15 AM
  • Krunoslav: Oh, no disputing that the Carmelites would have needed the services of Sister Susan of the Wriggling and Giggling of Christ to... 8:12 AM
  • Quanto Painy Fakor: and he doesn’t drool when he sings. 7:41 AM

Window of opportunity

You may recall a couple of weeks ago La Cieca spoke to Giuseppe Filianoti about the “lost” aria from Cilea’s L’arlesiana he had reconstructed to include in a concert performance of the opera. Well, now you can hear what the piece sounds like in context, thanks to our old friend YouTube. Read more »