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All is full of Renée

In what will surely be a fever dream for critics and diacritics alike, Renée Fleming sings Björk with the New York Philharmonic next season.

It has become that time of morning

fleming distant lightThis is not how La Cieca hoped to begin her week. She has not even reached the Björk selections yet, but the Barber Knoxville already has her skin crawling. In this gratingly fussy performance, Renée Fleming doesn’t sound Southern. In fact, she doesn’t even sound Earthian.  Read more »

The expression “and then I clicked close tab” gets thrown around a lot these days…

bjork“Internationally renowned soprano Renée Fleming begins the New Year with a refreshing new album entitled ‘Distant Light’ – her first orchestral album in three years. It features an adventurous mix of music by Samuel Barber, Anders Hillborg and Björk…”