The Geneva “Figaro” (2017) Liveblogging Thread


Welcome to the White Shirt live comment thread for Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro” from Geneva (2017), with Marko Letonja conducting and staged by former house director Tobias Richter.

Cast List:
Guido Loconsolo (Figaro)
Fabrice Farina (Don Curzio)
Bálint Szabó (Bartolo)
Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (Graf Almaviva)
Nicole Cabell (Gräfin Almaviva)
Regula Mühlemann (Susanna)
Mélody Louledjian (Barbarina)
Avery Amereau (Cherubino)
Monica Bacelli (Marcellina)
Bruce Rankin (Don Basilio)

Libretto: English/Italian/German (html)


Upcoming Liveblog: “Figaro” from Geneva (2017) this Saturday

[He says, “Page”, and that is much. – Avery Amereau (Cherubino) in Mozart’s “Le nozze di Figaro”, Geneva 2017.]

Time for some classic pining scenarios with a traditional-looking “Nozze” from Geneva, in a liveblog this upcoming Saturday, Oct. 14th, at 9 p.m. (UTC+2).

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Foil Song

Watch. This. Right. Now.

(The well-known Foil Song from Verdi’s “Don Carlos”. Elīna Garanča (Eboli), Paris/ONP 2017. – Clip with thanks to Opéra national de Paris. Uploaded just in time for Coming Out Day. How convenient.)

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