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Opera singer Lu Ye finds her voice again

Lu Ye has crooned in two of the world’s most renowned shrines: Vatican City … and the Bell Centre. Not that her 18-year-old son Edwin wasn’t impressed about his soprano-singing mom performing Ave Maria for a Christmas/birthday party combo for Pope Francis in December 2013, but Lu reports that he could barely contain his pride when she sang both national anthems at a Habs game last April. 884 more words


The nature of blogs: I didn't intend for that to happen maybe

Funny thing. I’m lookin’ at stats, like you do, and notice I’ve a new follower, the lovely Charlotte Hoather, who is an opera singer.  Her site is a visual delight and there are some samples of her singing . 197 more words


Kallen Esperian and Gary Beard

World-renowned opera singer Kallen Esperian joined us on Live at 9!

She’s had a rough few years, but she’s coming back better than ever!

She’s doing a series of house concerts on her way back to the opera stages worldwide. 17 more words

Live At 9

What's more important in sung music - text or sound?

I want to weigh in on the age-old argument about what is more important in sung music – text or sound. Both are important, and for me, the text comes first. 115 more words

Notions About Performing

You want to be a Prima donna? (Part Two)

Now that we know Filipa is capable of setting off house alarms, I invite you to step into her world of costumes,story telling, passion, hard work, and most importantly music. 1,619 more words

Disrespect and subtle bullying in the singer community

I’ve refrained from posting this for several years.  Yes, I’ve sat on this for that long.  I think 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. 654 more words

Notions About Performing

Singing Opera is like Formula One Racing

High-performance Sport – Opera Singing“, (u-tube promotional video)  – Dr. Kürsten, ears, nose, throat doctor to the Vienna State Opera stars, compares an opera singer to a formula one race car – made of biological materials. 524 more words