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Subject: Re: Best Wagnerian Soprano
From: James Bodge <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:James Bodge <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Mon, 28 Dec 1998 06:55:35 -0500

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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]

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