Archive | January 2012
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After two weeks and tens of entries, we have a winner to our 100 Great Operas Contest!!! Congratulations Zack Singerman on your success! Well, not only is Mr. Singerman an opera lover, he isn’t only a young opera lover, but Mr. Singerman is a young aspiring tenor! A real life opera singer! Definitely someone to […]
Tosca opens tonight at the Met! I wont be able to listen to the first act, but I will be listening to the second and third and then I will listen to a repeat broadcast at some point. Enjoy opera lovers! And don’t forget, operarox.tumblr.com is hosting an opera livestream starting at eight! This week’s […]
L’elisir D’Amore was live from Bavaria this afternoon. I don’t even want to talk about it. In my opinion, it was really bad. The singing was good. The production, vomit worthy. Let’s move on to something a little more pleasant to wash that out of our heads. Imagine this: You are on an island with […]
Garanca and Netrebko perform the Barcarolle from Les Contes D’Hoffmann by Offenbach. What do you think?
I have been thinking of the up and coming singer Oksana Dyka for a long time. I saw Dyka at the Scala and I was thoroughly impressed. She had a beautiful voice and wonderful acting skills (I think, I was on the top tier of the house) . I know this isn’t the best quality […]
Part 2 of opening night at La Scala! Enjoy!!!
Opening night at La Scala!! Don Giovanni Part 1. Take a look!
Two exquisite divas, Anna Netrebko and Elina Garanca perform the achingly beautiful Flower Duet form Lakme by Delibes. Enjoy this beautiful music for a New Year!
Sorry you’re only hearing this now. I’ve been cleaning my room. I organized all my shelves and wound up with an entire row of opera books and DVDs. That was fun! Anyway, Traviata ended a little while ago. I really enjoyed this performance. When Calas played Violetta in the fifties, she was noted to be […]