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  • La Valkyrietta: But divine, divine, divine Corelli did do it on stage, not only with our Andorra lady, with... 8:29 PM
  • La Valkyrietta: Camille dahling, I guess you are not around. I don’t even know if you saw the nice... 8:00 PM
  • m. croche: Good catch. Maxe might be interested in following up on footnotes 59 and 76. 7:45 PM
  • la vociaccia: I am unflappably impressed at your willingness to interact with such a myopic, racist fuckwad 7:31 PM
  • Poison Ivy: Here’s a very interesting article about the scandal that erupted when Grace Bumbry sang at... 7:20 PM
  • LT: Height discrepancies shouldn’t be an issue in comic operas. 7:12 PM
  • Krunoslav: DSS Bear in mind your feelings about short tenors if you ever get the chance to see Alessandro... 7:00 PM
  • Krunoslav: yes, and neo-nazis protested and german theaters and continue to use outrageous stereotyping us of... 6:49 PM
  • maxe: Just a thought: why is race such an overwhelming subject in that wretched country called the US of A?... 6:25 PM
  • phoenix: Good! 5:57 PM

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La Scoopenda tries on Vera Galupe-Borszkh‘s mantle of grandezza for an interview with the Philadelphia Inquirer (“I don’t even know where Indiana, Pa., is – but I’m going there soon, for a concert”), describing herself as being from the old school, “especially compared to the young turks running around on the operatic stages in Europe these days, sometimes wearing nothing but their underwear. Opera over there has become quite a youthful pursuit and competitive sport.”