In The Godfather, the somber waltz on solo trumpet appears as a leitmotif whenever there is a suggestion of business taking place
Hi friends, One of Giuseppe Verdi's most significant works and the grandest of grand operas, Aida, had its premiere at the Cairo Opera House on…
Hello friends, In December 1984, a hunter spotted a herd of 3,000 Beluga whales in the Chukchi Peninsula (the easternmost part of Russia). While happy…
For the holiday season, I’ll be publishing a popular Opera Daily throwback and a reader favorite today. See you next week for something special. Merry…
“Mozart is happiness before it has gotten defined.”
“When I was on stage, I never thought about my voice.”
Boito's Beauty
Hello friends, I think it might be post-Thanksgiving blues, but all I wanted to write about is FAST AND LOUD opera. It’s funny, some of the posts I felt…
I love watching Luciano Pavarotti sing “Nel cor più non mi sento” from Giovanni Paisiello's 1788 opera La Molinara Hello friends, If you mention the…
“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Welcome to the weekly edition of Opera Daily, the best opera community on the internet. A reminder that you can check out the complete Opera Daily…
Welcome to the weekly edition of Opera Daily, the best opera community on the internet. A reminder that you can check out the complete Opera Daily…