This week is all about Cecilia Today we’re listening to Cecilia Bartoli sing the aria “Non più mesta,” which occurs at the end of the Italian opera La …
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This week’s theme is French Opera Today we’re listening to Shirley Verrett, and Nicolai Gedda sing the love duet, “Nuit d'ivresse et d'extase infinie”,…
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This week’s theme is French Opera Today we’re listening to “Va! Laisse couler mes larmes”, an aria from Act III of the French opera Werther (vair-Tair)…
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(Joan Sutherland in Lucia di Lammermoor at the Metropolitan Opera, 1961) Today’s we’re listening to “Regnava nel silenzio,” from Act I of the Italian o…
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Today we’re listening to “Una furtiva lagrima” from Act II of the Italian opera L’Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donizetti. Written in the bel canto style,
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If you are looking for something wonderful, you came to the right place. Today we’re listening to “Casta diva” from Act I of the Italian opera Norma by…
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This week is all about bel canto. While you will hear many interpretations of what bel canto is, there is no such thing as a bel canto opera. Bel canto…
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If you missed Wednesday’s post featuring Così fan tutte, you can find it here. Like I mentioned with Great Operatic duets, we will be revisiting Mozart…
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Mozart wrote his first opera when he was 12 years old and composed 22 operas in his lifetime. He has given us so much incredible material that we could…
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Before we get into this Sunday’s selection, we want to honor Ruth Bader Ginsburg, an extraordinary woman, accomplished jurist, and opera lover. You can…
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