Thursday, January 16

Quote of the Day

“No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible.”  W.H. Auden

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    1. You need to look at 'The Futility Closet' it's full of such gems

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    1. I imagine that is you day dress LX

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  3. “How wonderful opera would be if there were no singers.” — Gioacchino Rossini

    Thank you for the link!

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    1. I felt that I had to choose one but they're all fab n'est ce pas?

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  4. Wonderful stuff! I have a tape of bits I like from various opera.I suppose the purists would shudder, but I rather like the idea of Mimi being "shown the ropes" by Carmen ...

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    1. I do that too, it feels like cheating though

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