Which opera villain is your favorite? Do you like evil baddies with their egos up their butt? Check out my personal list of opera baddies.

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Free livestream of #MadamaButterfly on Saturday, June 28th at 7pm EST. Conducted by Lorin Maazel, performed at the Castleton Festival.  https://www.castletonfestival.org  #cfest14 #puccini #opera (at Castleton Festival)

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Free livestream of #MadamaButterfly on Saturday, June 28th at 7pm EST. Conducted by Lorin Maazel, performed at the Castleton Festival. https://www.castletonfestival.org #cfest14 #puccini #opera (at Castleton Festival)

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Free live stream of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, conducted by Maestro Lorin Maazel, from The Castleton Festival in Virginia. This Saturday, June 28th, at 7pm EST. 

Cast:
Cio-Cio San - Ekaterina Metlova
B. F. Pinkerton - Jonathan Burton
Sharpless - Corey Crider
Goro - Christopher Bozeka
Suzuki - Kate Allen
Bonze - Joseph Barron
Price Yamadori - Aaron Wardell

https://www.castletonfestival.org

ist-ein-traum:

Free live stream of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, conducted by Maestro Lorin Maazel, from The Castleton Festival in Virginia. This Saturday, June 28th, at 7pm EST.

Cast:
Cio-Cio San - Ekaterina Metlova
B. F. Pinkerton - Jonathan Burton
Sharpless - Corey Crider
Goro - Christopher Bozeka
Suzuki - Kate Allen
Bonze - Joseph Barron
Price Yamadori - Aaron Wardell

https://www.castletonfestival.org

The fourth installment of my adventures at the Castleton Festival.

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How my trip to DC turned out and what happens when a conductor decides to give everyone an hour’s notice before a surprise sitzprobe. maestroweinstein

thecultofgenius:

Astonishing quotes!

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jedavu:

Federico Babina harmonizes sound and structure for archimusic Vol. 2

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cracked:

When Mozart wasn’t writing “Piano Concerto No 24 in C Minor” he was penning gems like “Lick My Ass”, a classical party ballad meant to be sung by six people at a time, and its sequel “Lick My Ass Nice and Clean.” #CrackedClassic
6 Famous Geniuses You Didn’t Know Were Perverts

cracked:

When Mozart wasn’t writing “Piano Concerto No 24 in C Minor” he was penning gems like “Lick My Ass”, a classical party ballad meant to be sung by six people at a time, and its sequel “Lick My Ass Nice and Clean.” #CrackedClassic

6 Famous Geniuses You Didn’t Know Were Perverts

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Preview of #mozart #jupitersymphony at #cfest14 (at Castleton Festival)

'Modern' music

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