Let's talk: First opera memory? Do you remember when you heard your first opera/aria? Bonus points for including the opera and composer! Please tell us—no matter how faint or v…
Giorgio Strehler, Mirella Freni, Piero Cappuccilli after Simon Boccanegra at La Scala, 1971 Today we’re listening to… “Come in quest’ora bruna”, Amelia…
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Giuseppe Verdi conducting the Paris Opera premiere of his opera, Aida, at the Palais Garnier on March 22, 1880 As I prepared for this week’s selection …
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Renée Fleming singing the role of the Marschallin at the Metropolitan Opera in 2000 and 2017 Today we’re listening to… The final trio between The Marsc…
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The Three Tenors - Domingo, Pavarotti, Carreras (Photo, Decca/Carlos Picasso) Good morning, friends! When we shared last week’s post with countertenor …
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John Holiday sings on NBC’s The Voice If the name John Holiday sounds familiar, you might have caught him on season 19 of NBC's The Voice, a vocal comp…
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Eva-Maria Westbroek (Santuzza) and the Met Chorus perform the Easter Hymn from Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana”, 2015 Today we’re listening to… The Ea…
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Good morning, friends! If you missed any of the previous pieces (this turned out to be Tosca month!), you can catch up here: "Vittoria! Vittoria!" "E l…
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