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  • Lohengrin: Simply the best! 11:13 AM
  • aulus agerius: Operateen has posted reviews of Aureliano at Carammor and Iris at Bard – 2 operas I considered for this summer and... 11:10 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: “Kaufmann’s Dick is great.” Wha . . . ? 10:59 AM
  • Fidelia: The livestream of Parsifal from Bayreuth just started about 30 minutes ago. It is sounding great. https://www.br-... 10:32 AM
  • LT: I thought the Tosca duet was an a odd choice with Terfel having to wait on the side during Vissi d’arte. 10:07 AM
  • armerjacquino: Ooh, Tynes sounds fascinating! http://vintageblac kglamour.tumblr.co m/post/12882940681 4/happy-96th-birth day-to-my-beau... 9:44 AM
  • Dita Recon: Kaufmann’s Dick is great. 9:31 AM
  • WindyCityOperaman: RIP Marni Nixon http://www.nytimes .com/2016/07/26/ar ts/music/marni-nix on-singer-soprano- dies-86.html?_... 9:29 AM

Rodelinda, regina del primo piano

I half-wanted to dislike it; my expectations were very low. Renée Fleming in the Baroque, after her very uncertain recent outings in bel canto! Let’s face it; this year, her Rossini (Armida) and Donizetti (Lucrezia Borgia) did not cover her in glory. How, at this HD relay on December 3, would she cope with Handel’s stitchery, hardly less complex for the voice than that of Rossini?  Read more »