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  • zinka: httpv://www.youtub e.com/watch?v=OHCu PMovdFQ In 1972,we were on the way to Leyla’s Attila in... 2:13 PM
  • marshiemarkII: Oh I don’t know, we all hear different things differently. Plus the most significant of... 2:10 PM
  • armerjacquino: How incredibly, unnecessarily rude. I made it clear from the start I was referring to the... 2:09 PM
  • kashania: I learn something new every day. Thanks, Marshie! LOL 2:04 PM
  • marshiemarkII: And yessssss of course Goddess Garanca would be THE DREAM Bouillon today, just as fabulous as... 2:02 PM
  • Lohengrin: marshiemarkII: Can You tell me what went on with my ears when I was at the Met for Werther…... 2:01 PM
  • marshiemarkII: Well caro Kashie “ferociousne ss” was exactly right! although “ferocity... 2:00 PM
  • Lohengrin: Better you be silent having NOT been there. 1:57 PM
  • kashania: I guess “ferocity 221; is the word I’m looking for! 1:55 PM
  • kashania: I like Garanca a lot but I’m not sure if she’s there yet in terms of ferociousness.... 1:53 PM

Oh, how we danced on the night we were webbed

Diamonds_are_foreverLots of media news today, so let’s not waste any time! La Cieca congratulates Opera News on the occasion of the mag’s 75th anniversary this month, though your doyenne is willing to swear that the mag doesn’t look a day over 60!  Read more »

Who criticizes the critics?

watching_the-watchmenSee, La Cieca thinks Brian Kellow is asking for trouble when, in the second paragraph of his analysis of last March’s Slatkinshchina, he admits, “I did not attend the March 29 opening-night performance of La Traviata, nor did I listen to it on Sirius Radio.”   Read more »