At 09:06 PM 12/27/98 EST, Julien Maurice wrote:
>Richard Nechamkin writes:
>> Gabriele Schnaut
>NOT!!!!! A BARITONE!!!!! Probably the best Wagnerian Soprano around
>Definitely not a Verdian baritone, but if this is the best Wagnerian soprano
>around today, God help us all.
I would agree, and I would suggest the best Wagnerian sopranos today are
probably Deborah Polaski, Jane Eaglen, and for the roles they sing in the
lighter Wagner: Deborah Voigt and Karita Mattila.
Cheers from Boston,
Jim Bodge [log in to unmask]