Cher Public

Jane gang

You, the cher public have voted, and the results are in. Have we chosen the Met’s next Giovanna Seymour? The results were very close indeed!

The final tally, with 100% of precincts reporting, of the Jane Heir poll:

Kate Aldrich 300
Anna Caterina Antonacci 298
Sonia Ganassi 298
Dolora Zajick 295
Other* 92
Kate Lindsey 72
Alice Coote 71

* There were as well a large number of write-in nominees:

Joyce DiDonato 24
Roxandra Donose 5
Sondra Radvanovsky 5
Vivica Genaux 4
Laura Vlasak Nolen 4
Isabel Leonard 3
Cecilia Bartoli 2
Olga Borodina 2
David Daniels 2
Renee Fleming 2
Denyce Graves 2
Vesselina Kasarova 2
Serena Malfi 2
“Me”/”Moi” 2
Susanne Mentzer 2
Ekaterina Semenchuk 2

Votes were also recorded for Daniella Barcelona, Jamie Barton, Anna Bonitatibus, Susan Boyle, Livia Budai, Cher, La Cieca, Beth Clayton, Mignon Dunn, Juan Diego Florez, Stefani Joanne Angelina Germinotta, Lindsey Graham, Susan Graham, Marilyn Horne, Jane Irwin, Sophie Koch, Jennifer Larmore, Margaret Lattimore, Eva Lind, Victoria Livengood, Nemo, Eva Podles, Laura Polverelli, Anita Rachvelishvili, Leonie Rysanek, Anna Smirnova and Rise Stevens.