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Subject: Re: "Celeste Aida" High Note Compilation
From: william kasimer <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:william kasimer <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:11:54 -0400
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On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 21:07:52 -0400, daaaac <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>An extremely knowledgeable friend about all things vocal once said to me: pianissimo is not 
a dynamic; it's a color.

That reminds me of an instruction that Robert Page gave the Pittsburgh Mendelssohn choir 
sopranos, during a rehearsal of the Verdi Requiem - "Think pianissimo, but sing it mezzo-
forte".

Bill

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