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Subject: Re: That duet for Two Cats
From: Greg Fitzmaurice <[log in to unmask]>
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Date:Wed, 30 May 2001 21:58:58 EDT
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In a message dated 5/30/2001 9:14:26 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
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> When the Schwarzkopf/de los Angeles/Moore version came out, WCRB played it
>  here in Boston and got swamped with calls to repeat it.  And on each
>  repetition, the calls flooded in again until the morning came that they
>  announced that they would not play the duet again.
>  Yes, it is that well done and, in particular, that funny!

I believe I read in Regine Crespin's biography that she and Leontyne Price
did this duet at a San Francisco Opera gala.  I wonder if any recordings of
that performance exist.

Greg Fitzmaurice
Durham, NC

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