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Art, Opera and Lunch in Paris: Enchantée

For lovers of art and opera (see the tagline of this blog!) Paris is an excellent place to spend a weekend. In April, I was lucky to snag a seat to La Flûte Enchantée at the OperáBastille (Mozart’s ‘Magic Flute’), thanks to a kind friend and… 598 more words

Travel

Real magic

While reading a collection of short stories by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa (1892 – 1927), known as the “father of the Japanese short story”, I came across the following passage (it’s taken from his autobiographical story… 222 more words

Literature

Paracelso e Mozart, due “adepti” nell’arte spagirica a Salisburgo

Chi visita Salisburgo non trova solamente la casa in cui è nato Mozart e i luoghi in cui è cresciuto, ma anche la tomba di uno degli alchimisti più conosciuti, ovvero… 714 more words

Mozart