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Cav and Pag ends the 2014/2015 The Met: Live in HD season

Johannesburg based opera lovers have been visiting Cinema Nouveau in their droves for The Met: Live in HD screened operas.  Ending the 2014/2015 season is the popular verismo double bill, … 346 more words


Pavarotti arias A-Z: V for “Vesti la giubba”

We are very soon reaching the end of my series of posts with Pavarotti arias A-Z, so let’s go!

Today is the letter V for… 83 more words


Fancy Dress...

The shrill sound of a flute, closely followed by the parp-parp of a solitary trombone. Imagine, if you will, a red velvet curtain slowly rising. To reveal – 734 more words


Definitely an opera day! Pagliacci Muti 1997-full opera

via Pagliacci Muti 1997 – YouTube.

Also see the film, if you’d rather https://youtu.be/dSURBaT3XF4

Or the 1936 film version (Stella Dumi)  https://youtu.be/m6PI5b6YKeY

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I have only been going to the opera for a few years. I do not have a musical background. I just have a complete love for music and the arts, it goes to my soul and I didn’t discover it until my mid forties. 74 more words

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

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