LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for OPERA-L Archives

OPERA-L Archives

OPERA-L Archives


Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font


Join or Leave OPERA-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives

Subject: Re: 2nd cast Norma
From: David Shengold <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:David Shengold <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:34:30 +0000

text/plain (33 lines)

One appreciates the elegance with which you always shape your posts, but surely Maralin Niska  (who btw retired from the stage in the 1980s) never undertook Norma or any other Bellini role. 

So you must be thinking of some other post-1997 "can burpo" Norma. There have been several.
Cheers - David

Date:    Mon, 18 Dec 2017 10:32:04 -0500
From:    Larry Kellum <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Re: 2nd cast Norma

Hi. Meade's high notes in the bitch/beast of last act spectacular!!
Fioriture in Casta Diva/cabaletta all over the, a mess,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,agree?? Maybe
nerves?  But the voice is belcanto oriented vs.
verismo............................better than last 2 decades of
Niska, Gulegina, Eaglen etc who burped their way thru this
Feedback!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Larry

OPERA-L on Facebook:
To UNSUBSCRIBE, send a message to [log in to unmask]
containing only the words:  SIGNOFF OPERA-L
To stay subscribed but TURN OFF mail, send a message to
[log in to unmask] containing only the words:  SET OPERA-L NOMAIL
Modify your settings:

Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main OPERA-L Page



CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager