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tuto scordiam

Listening to Neda and Canio (Pagliacci) yesterday, my heart welled at the short interwoven melody, tuto scordiam let nothing matter. I am haunted by the melody, it lingers. 140 more words

Art

Now available in time for the operas’ premieres in the Met’s Live in HD series!

The Metropolitan Opera Presents:

Pietro Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana

and Ruggero Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci

If you are planning to see the concert in HD this weekend, be sure to pick up this perfect companion to the premiere! 299 more words

Classical & Opera

The Light in the Piazza: New Productions of Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliacci at the Met

You can read my review of the Met’s new productions of Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci at the Metropolitan Opera here on the Huffington Post. 21 more words

Metropolitan Opera

Robin Williams...Vesti la Guibba...

We all have smiling faces we show to our daily audience even though we are dying inside. Take for example Canio (Pagliacci), he had just found out his wife had been having an affair with some clown. 151 more words

This Too Will Pass

Met Opera's new "Cav and Pag" screens locally April 25 Live in HD

Marcelo Alvarez as Canio in Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci.” Photo by Cory Weaver/Metropolitan Opera.

Patricia Racette as Nedda in Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci.” Photo by Cory Weaver/Metropolitan Opera.

Patricia Racette as Nedda in Leoncavallo’s “Pagliacci.” Photo by Cory Weaver/Metropolitan Opera. 949 more words

Opera

The Tears of a Clown

The Tears of a Clown – Smokey Robinson and The Miracles

 

Now if there’s a smile on my face
it’s only there trying to fool the public… 5,892 more words

Human Attributes; Attitudes & Behaviour

Laugh-Clown-Laugh

My daughter wants a lighter poem from me!
And so I search to find my funny-bone.
My humerus, when hit, is not with glee;
There’s pain behind the painted face that’s shown. 73 more words

Poetry