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Veni, Vidi, Verdi

(Editor’s Note: Care to hear about Verdi’s Requiem that was recently performed in Bombay, by an ardent fan who is not a  silver-haired British person, who will make a compelling argument for Verdi and, at the same time, give you supplementary Youtube videos, to boot? 1,339 more words

Happy birthday, Mirella Freni!

Best wishes to Mirella Freni on her 80th birthday.

Verdi: Otello
Willow Song and Ave Maria

Spotlight: A Semi-Definitive Listing of Opera in Pop Culture

This week, my cyber-friend Cindy of Opera Bracelets shared a link on Facebook about the artistic director of a New York county philharmonic and his comparison of  221 more words

Mini tortini di spinaci e crema al formaggio delicata <3 (anche per vegetariani :) )

Ciao a tutti!! :) :)
Come sempre eccoci qua con un’altra ricetta semplice ma davvero d’effetto, che va bene per chi ha deciso di non mangiare latticini o comunque impossibilitato a mangiarli per problemi di salute :)  370 more words

Falstaff in Scottland

I saw Verdi’s Falstaff at the Staatsoper last week, and I forgot to post my review on this blog! You can read it here52 more words


Opera For Pleasure: Changing Italian opera traditions for good: Verdi's La Traviata

(Most of this presentation is based on The Opera Lover’s Companion by Charles Osborne, San Diego OperaTalk: La Traviata with Nick Reveles and theopera101.com. There are also ideas of my own). 1,844 more words

19th Century

Vintage 1940s/ 1950s Handbag By Verdi Made in U.S.A

Carry your belongings around in style with this handbag by VintageSunAndSea (40.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1Aw6Cv0