I’ve refrained from posting this for several years. Yes, I’ve sat on this for that long. I think – yes, it’s been a long enough time since the event, and I’ve spent just enough time around opera type singers to know this sort of thing continues in myriad guises. 612 more words
Tags » Opera Singer
In the beginning the Drummond sisters were happy to be in ‘good old England’. They were also able to visit their older brother Dugald Drummond, when he was in hospital in London. 474 more words
This article was published on the Chicago Classical Review, January 5, 2015.
“I have copious amounts of energy,” said Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter during a recent phone interview from her home in the Swedish countryside, “And I’m very thankful for that asset.” The answer comes in response to the question of how the celebrated singer, verging on 60, continues to stay in demand, while maintaining a a seemingly tireless performance schedule as diverse as it is ambitious. 1,162 more words