PopMuse: Opera http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ La sonnambula https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/la-sonnambula-3/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/la-sonnambula-3/ Fri, 29 May 2020 20:45:51 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Starring Natalie Dessay and Juan Diego Fl�rez, from March 21, 2009. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Rigoletto https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/rigoletto-2/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/rigoletto-2/ Fri, 29 May 2020 18:14:08 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box George Petean, Saimir Pirgu and Aleksandra Kurzak star, conducted by Fabio Luisi. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Don’t turn the light on! https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/dont-turn-the-light-on/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/dont-turn-the-light-on/ Fri, 29 May 2020 14:00:52 UTC David Fox and Cameron Kelsall at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box There are a number of fine elements in this film, and a couple that are exceptional—but I can’t get over the wrongness of its look. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Some sort of a genius https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/some-sort-of-a-genius/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/29/some-sort-of-a-genius/ Fri, 29 May 2020 12:00:47 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Born on this day in 1897 composer Erich Wolfgang Korngold. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Les Troyens https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/les-troyens-2/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/les-troyens-2/ Thu, 28 May 2020 21:30:38 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Deborah Voigt, Susan Graham, Bryan Hymel and Dwayne Croft star in this HD telecast transmitted live on January 5, 2013. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Salome https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/salome/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/salome/ Thu, 28 May 2020 16:52:09 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Lise Lindstrom, Waltraud Meier and Michael Volle star in this performance from the Vienna State Opera. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Multiple Mascagni https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/multiple-mascagni/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/multiple-mascagni/ Thu, 28 May 2020 14:00:33 UTC Christopher Corwin at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Cavalleria Rusticana began Pietro Mascagni’s career with a bang, and despite a number of fine subsequent works the composer never again achieved the same lasting success that he had with his first. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The odd couple https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/the-odd-couple/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/28/the-odd-couple/ Thu, 28 May 2020 12:00:54 UTC WindyCityOperaman at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Born on this day in 1925 baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and in 1943 soprano Elena Suliotis. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Manon Lescaut https://parterre.com/2020/05/27/manon-lescaut/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/27/manon-lescaut/ Wed, 27 May 2020 22:34:13 UTC La Cieca at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box parterre box‘s tutelary goddess Renata Scotto is at her most tantalizing in this 1980 telecast. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tusk to tusk https://parterre.com/2020/05/27/tusk-to-tusk/ https://parterre.com/2020/05/27/tusk-to-tusk/ Wed, 27 May 2020 18:11:19 UTC Patrick Mack at Search Results for “-[jdsupra” – parterre box Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana has always been a particular favorite, although I’ve only seen it staged once (and that by an amateur company the details of which I share spare you all, save to note that dinner was served during the performance.) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/