The Twelve White Shirts of Christmas, 2017 (9)

[Moving from Mingardo Year 2017 to Mingardo Year 2018, no matter the headdresses (or anything else, really. I hope someone remembered to bring the smelling salts): Sara Mingardo (Andronico) in Handel’s “Tamerlano”, Madrid 2009.]

On the ninth Day of Christmas, the White Shirts sent to me:

One Heartbreaking Italian Contralto

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Ceci n’est pas un liveblog

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This is not a liveblog. This is “Dr. T and Anik” watching some clips from their “We always wanted to check this out, remember?”

Featuring: Greek Soprano I and II (but no full Boccanegra because we have limits),  Mingardo (because there should always be Mingardo) and Antonacci.

 

 

 

The Paris “Cenerentola” (2017) Liveblogging Thread

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Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Rossini’s “La Cenerentola” from Prais (2017), conducted by Ottavio Dantone and staged by Guillaume Gallienne.

Cast List:

Angelina – Teresa Iervolino
Don Ramiro –
Juan José De León
Dandini – Alessio Arduini
Don Magnifico – Maurizio Muraro
Clorinda – Chiara Skerath
Tisbe – Isabelle Druet
Alidoro – Roberto Tagliavini

Libretto: German, Italian (html) Italian (pdf), Ye Olde English/Italian (image view)