Video Alert: “Barbiere” with Haller from Split

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[Ivica Čikeš (Basilio)and  Diana Haller (Rosinia) in Rossini’s “Barbiere di Siviglia”, Split 2017. – Clip material with thanks to nikša-serafin lendić]

Over the summer, I made myself stay off Twitter entirely, to get more work done. Which worked out nicely, but of course I missed out on a lot of things, too.  Like this one. Hello, full live-televised “Barbiere” with Diana Haller! …anyone interested in a liveblog?

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The Glyndebourne “Tito” (2017) Liveblogging Thread

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Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Mozart’s “Clemenza di Tito” from Glyndebourne (2017), conducted by Robin Ticciati and staged by Claus Guth.

Cast List:

Tito – Richard Croft
Vitellia – Alice Coote
Sesto – Anna Stéphany
Annio – Michèle Losier
Servilia – Joélle Harvey
Publio –
Clive Bayley

Libretto: English (html) Italian (pdf).