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Spotlighting artists who sang and played with freedom.
Helping familiarize today’s music lovers with names and performances of those from the past, both singers and instrumentalists.
Zara Dolukhanova (mezzo-soprano) – Rimsky-Korsakov Tchaikovsky Rachmaninov RomancesJuly 22, 2021
Dolukhanova was an important Russian mezzo-soprano of Armenian descent, who was not heard frequently in the West for political reasons. I... Read More
Callas, Callas, Callas – la divina assolutaJuly 13, 2021
I will not deny it. I am a Callasaholic. I first really learned about opera, well mostly Italian opera, from her... Read More
Lev Sibiriyakov, Russian Bass-BaritoneJune 3, 2021
There are some voices that you hear, even in very early recordings, and you know that the artist is special. Sibiryakov... Read More
Francis Poulenc-mélodies chantées par Régine CrespinMay 23, 2021
This posting is of several works by Francis Poulenc, the French composer. The first is a famous poem by Louis Aragon.... Read More