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OONY way the wind blows

Continuing in its long and proud tradition of mystery and intrigue, Maestro Eve Queler‘s Opera Orchestra of New York has announced a concert or some other sort of music-related event for May 4, 2016.   Read more »

I’ll never love this way again

A faithful parterreian writes: “Recently, I was listening to various performances of ‘Amami Alfredo’ and was struck by the August 29, 1939 Stockholm performance (sung in Swedish) with Hjordis Schymberg and Jussi Björling. After she finishes the passionate outcry, the orchestra, instead of playing Verdi’s agitated three measures of exit music, launches into a grand reprise of the tune of ‘Amami Alfredo’.” Read more »