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Subject: Re: Mario Lanza/operettas
From: Jon Goldberg <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Jon Goldberg <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sat, 4 Feb 2017 22:53:35 -0500
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"Boor" is a word describing an il-mannered person. Such as Baron Ochs, or donald j trump. 

I do agree, however, that Countess Maritza (the operetta, not the character) is not a bore. 
It also does not go on "for hours and hours." Only Wagner operas do that. ;-) 







On Sat, 4 Feb 2017 12:44:14 -0500, Clarissa Cheer <[log in to unmask]> 
wrote:

>Wow! why would you see several performances if its such a boor? Yes, yes -
>hours of dancing, romance and fun!
>
>Cheers, 
>
>Clarissa
>
>
>> From: Don <[log in to unmask]>
>> Reply-To: Don <[log in to unmask]>
>> Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2017 19:10:39 -0700
>> To: <[log in to unmask]>
>> Subject: Re: Mario Lanza/operettas
>> 
>> Countess Maritza is an unbelievable boor.  Saw several performances, well
>> performed with excellent production values in Santa Fe a few years ago
>> which still could not keep us awake.  Plus it goes on and on for hours and
>> hours.   Please no.
>> dond
>> 
>> On Fri, Feb 3, 2017 at 6:15 PM, Clarissa Cheer <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>> 
>>> Yes please! and start with Hungarian composer Emmerich Kalman's Countess
>>> Mariza. Can be seen on Youtube.
>>> 
>>> As for Lanza, his singing talent went beyond films, I really don't think he
>>> should be judged by all his movies, hear his recordings of opera and pop
>>> songs. It was an amazing voice.
>>> 
>>> Clarissa
>>> 
>>>> From: Hermine Stover <[log in to unmask]>
>>>> Date: Thu, 02 Feb 2017 19:29:56 -0800
>>>> To: Clarissa Cheer <[log in to unmask]>, <
>>> [log in to unmask]>
>>>> Subject: Re: Mario Lanza
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> Lets bring back operettas!
>>>>> 
>>>>> Clarissa Lablache
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> HEAR! HEAR!
>>>> 
>>>> hermine
>>>> 
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