[Feeling somewhat off kilter? Still not quite over the Munich “Semiramide”? – Here, have some more Daniela Barcellona, here as Malcolm in Rossini’s “La donna del lago”, London/Roh 2013.]
On a White Shirt note, the aria title probably is “Plaid, of fabric of my people”, and isn’t it amazing how the appeal of Scottish dudes with longswords and sort-of-mullet hair is skyrocketing if you take out Mel Gibson and insert a mezzo instead?
Apropos, in a celebration of early Barcellona fangirling days, this week’s liveblog will feature the 2005 Florence “Tancredi” (fair warning head: it’s a Pizzi staging).
#RedShirts (though not on the Enterprise)