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soprano

soprano and mezzo soprano singing. Videos and biography.


Themes related to soprano include
female-vocals, singing, opera, creativity.



recent soprano posts

Danielle de Niese: Handel Arias

Soprano Danielle de Niese singing Handel and brief interview. Soprano Danielle de Niese showcases her Decca debut album ‘Handel Arias’ in this exclusive video performance and interview. Danielle de Niese singing one of my favourite operatic songs Danielle de Niese sings “Lascia ch’io pianga” from Handel’s Rinaldo.  Compare to, or just plain enjoy, another sopranos … Continue reading Danielle de Niese: Handel Arias The post Danielle de Niese: Handel Arias appeared first on pjf.

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female vocals, music, opera, singing, soprano, video,
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Soprano Joyce DiDonato – War and Peace project

The lyric coloratura mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato is especially well known for her performances of Handel and Mozart. I was ‘educated’ about Joyce this past week (21st November) by an excellent program on Radio 3 hosted by Sean Rafferty. The good news is … the program is still available on catch-up for a month. The program … Continue reading Soprano Joyce DiDonato – War and Peace project The post Soprano Joyce DiDonato – War and Peace project appeared first on pjf.

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Mozart: Vesperae solennes de confessore

Johann Chrysostom Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791). A live music recording of Mozart, featuring choral harmony and soloists. Soprano and mezzosoprano female vocalists; Tenor and bass (male). Vesperae solennes de confessore for soloists, chorus, & orchestra, K. 339: II. Confitebor (Psalm 111). • Santal Santon-Jeffery: soprano• Marianne Crebassa: mezzosoprano• Julian Behr: tenor• Andreas Wolf: … Continue reading Mozart: Vesperae solennes de confessore The post Mozart: Vesperae solennes de confessore appeared first on pjf.

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choral, female vocals, harmony, Mozart, music, singing, soprano, video,
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Carolyn Sampson – Bach “Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht”

Soprano Carolyn Sampson sings Bach. A live version would have been even better … I’ll see what I can do. Music video and photos of Carolyn Sampson and other sopranos / female vocalists are listed under music (generally) and female vocalists (specifically). Any suggestions … please leave a comment.  BR Orch. & Chor & Andrea … Continue reading Carolyn Sampson – Bach “Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht” The post Carolyn Sampson – Bach “Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht” appeared first on pjf.

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Bach, Carolyn Sampson, female vocals, music, photos, singing, soprano, spirit, video,
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Handel – Chi sprezzando il sommo bene Dmitri Hvorostovsky

Video with the vocal score, for fans of Handel 🙂 Handel – Chi sprezzando il sommo bene  It’s a treat to have a bass solo by Dmitri Hvorostovsky 🙂 and more>  Netrebko and Hvorostovsky Live from Red Square, Moscow Anna Netrebko and Dimitri Hvorostovsky in Moscow: The post Handel – Chi sprezzando il sommo bene Dmitri Hvorostovsky appeared first on pjf.

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Anna Netrebko, baritone, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, female vocals, music, opera, singing, soprano, video,
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Young Maria Callas Bruno Tosi

A biography of Maria Callas’ early life. Bruno Tosi is president of the Maria Callas International Association. This is an extraordinary journey through the life of La Divina, an account of Maria Callas‘ early years. The heart of the book is her unpublished diary which is full of a young woman’s dreams. It is complemented … Continue reading Young Maria Callas Bruno Tosi The post Young Maria Callas Bruno Tosi appeared first on pjf.

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biography, books, dreams, female vocals, Maria Callas, opera, singing, soprano,
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Maria Callas A Musical Biography

by Robert Levine. A biography of Maria Callas, operatic soprano with over 100 black and white photos and 240 pages. “Her voice was controversial; there were those who had negative visceral reactions to it, finding it ugly and weird. Millions of others worshiped it – and her. Listening to her now, more than 30 years … Continue reading Maria Callas A Musical Biography The post Maria Callas A Musical Biography appeared first on pjf.

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biography, books, Maria Callas, music, photos, singing, soprano,
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The Very Best of Maria Callas CD

Full title : The Very Best of Maria Callas [Original recording remastered] At $7.99 (less than half price) at Amazon, this CD is such a bargain for opera lovers. Typical review: There has never, ever been a singer, whether popular or classical, who can even begin to approach the profound depths of Callas’ musical consciousness … Continue reading The Very Best of Maria Callas CD The post The Very Best of Maria Callas CD appeared first on pjf.

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CDs, female vocals, Maria Callas, music, opera, singing, soprano,
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Anna Netrebko – Pergolesi Stabat Mater

2 CD set released in July 2010,  Antonio Pappano – conductor Anna Netrebko and Marianna Pizzolato Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia. Description: For her concerts in July 2010, Anna Netrebko chose to take a risk. Rather than stick to the tried-and-tested route of Russian repertoire (her Iolanta in Baden-Baden in 2009 received dazzling reviews) … Continue reading Anna Netrebko – Pergolesi Stabat Mater The post Anna Netrebko – Pergolesi Stabat Mater appeared first on pjf.

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Anna Netrebko, female vocals, Maria Pizzolato, music, singing, soprano, spirit,
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Maria Callas: The Scala Years

A biography of Maria Callas covering her time with La Scala opera, by Vittoria Crespi Morbio.  Imprint: Umberto Allemandi & Co; 160 pages with 94 black and white photos and 48 in colour. ISBN 10: 8842215600 Publisher: Umberto Allemandi & Co Publication Date: 15/02/2008  Maria Callas (1923-1977) sang on the stage of La Scala for thirteen years. She … Continue reading Maria Callas: The Scala Years The post Maria Callas: The Scala Years appeared first on pjf.

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biography, books, female vocals, Maria Callas, music, opera, photos, singing, soprano,
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