Video Alert: Came, Saw and Sang

Also online, as of right now, for a full week: the 2005 cast-as-God-intended Glyndebourne take on Handel’s “Giulio Cesare” (staged by McVicar, conducted by Christie) with Sarah Connolly in the lead redefinding your limits of Mezzo Swagger and that is all you need to know at this point. (fine. we may need to reorder the verbs in the post title when it comes to the viewers. But first: watch!)

(that, and there is a donation window in the upper right corner, if on your 5th rewatch you are able to tear your eyes away from the video for long enough to pay back to Glyndebourne. But doing that after the 10th rewatch is also fine.)


Sound and Clouds and Thunder (148)

[Roberta Mameli (Aci) and Sonia Prina (Galatea), singing “Dolce…/Caro…” from Handel, “Aci, Galatea e Polifemo”, with Ruben Jais and LaBarocca. Enescu Festival Bucharest, 2019. – Clip with thanks to thadieu]

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Stream Alert: the new Munich “Agrippina”, July 28th!