« The Accompanist | Main | Exciting IDOMENEO at the Met »

Comments

petipafan

" at what point does a vibrato become a wobble? "

hahaha

Al

Let us not forget Callas. I have no need to see Butterfly since she ripped out my soul with the first three words of her "Io senza dar risposta
me ne starò nascosta
un po' per celia
e un po' per non morire...."

philip

My late Japanese friend Mrs. Harada used to say, when we talked about singers: "We can't discuss Callas when discussing other singers. She was in a class by herself. If you talk about Callas, she becomes the entire conversation."

The Callas Butterfly is so richly detailed; amazing she only sang it 3 or 4 times onstage.

The comments to this entry are closed.

My Photo
Blog powered by Typepad

Carnegie Hall!

Young Concert Artists

Martha Graham Dance Company

Paul Taylor Dance Co