Today we celebrate great composer Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini’s 154th birthday. Puccini is probably my favorite composer and while he isn’t considered a “genius”, his music still has the power to touch everyone in every way. In the spirit of Christmas, I have included a video of the 2008 Live in HD […]
Happy birthday to one of my favorite opera divas, soprano Anna Netrebko! She turns 41 today and I wish her a fantastic year! Please enjoy her singing the Poison Aria from Romeo et Juliette by Gounod below. P.S. I promise the second part of the Met Season Analysis will be up soon!