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  • Lohengrin: She dislikes the production! Read: http://kurier.at/k ultur/buehne/angel a-gheorghiu-das... 2:45 AM
  • DeepSouthSenior: “16 pics with Borras and Gheorghiu from the dress rehearsal for Werther.” Looks... 2:38 AM
  • Jungfer Marianne Leitmetzerin: I’m quite sure I heard Welitsch in there somewhere… 1:29 AM
  • stevey: Mara Zampieri is, of course, number 20 (my fingers, apparently, got itchy to ‘sendR... 1:08 AM
  • stevey: I can’t really respond in any meaningful way, as (as I’ve mentioned before) I’m... 1:03 AM
  • Krunoslav: Stevey, arcibravo! May I add some more? Natalia Sokolova (1953 complete Bolshoi set) Ingrid... 12:53 AM
  • danpatter: I agree. I’ve never heard a note of the opera before, and I really enjoyed it. I sought... 12:51 AM
  • stevey: With thanks, mirywi, but… alas, for us: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=NfR5 vAOd-4E So,... 12:45 AM
  • danpatter: I’ve never been good at this sort of thing. I heard two I’d lay money on –... 12:41 AM
  • mirywi: Emmy Destinn can be removed from the pool on the same grounds. 12:33 AM

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La Cieca was hoping for an official announcement from the New York Times before she posted this, but it looks like she’s going to have to grit her teeth and link to Norman Lebrecht after all. As you probably have heard, veteran critic Allan Kozinn is about to go though one of those NYT lateral moves, away from criticism and toward culture reporting, and the blogosphere is in a state of high dither. [Slipped Disc]