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Subject: Re: So Long Met - Hello World: Post Met Careers
From: Greg Keesler <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Greg Keesler <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:24:58 -0500
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Here is Weathers singing Schubert and Spirituals in 1992 - she starts at 18:40.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4c3yMimvVE



On Wed, 31 Jan 2018 13:04:34 +0000, Bob Rideout <[log in to unmask]> 
wrote:

>Felicia Weathers sang only one role at the Met, Lisa in Pique Dame,
>6 performances in total, 3 in 65-6 and three in 66-7.
>
>Bob
>
>
>On Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 07:43 David Geary <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> I was IN  Muncih for a couple of days, I don't remember the year, but it
>> just have been about 2006 or 7.I hgad an eveninbg free so looked to see
>> what was going on, and there was a musical being presented in a smallish
>> theater about Martin LKuther King. It was quite good, although I don't
>> remember anything about the music at all.But Felicia Weathers was playing
>> Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King's mother. I don't remember the name of
>> the actor playibnt the title role, but it turned out that he was the
>> husband of Fritz Wunderlich's daughter.
>> Weatghers was good, although I don't thinbk she had that much to sing. 
Her
>> resumee in the program said that she sang allk the amjor soprano roles at
>> the Met for many years. As the germans say "Papier ist geduldig."
>> In the 60s I heard her there as Aida and Salome, and she was very good,
>> especially as Salome.
>>
>>   David
>>
>> > "What happened to Felicia Weathers?"
>>
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