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Hall of Fame
Soprano Kathrin Graf, now 70 years old and quite possibly retired—the last activity I could find for her online was from 2004—has made very few recordings,...
Although this album draws upon operatic singles and sets recorded from 1949 to 1960, mezzo Giulietta Simionato (1910-2010) began her professional career as early as 1932,...
This is not at all a comfortable pair of discs to hear. I am a great admirer of the Immortal Performances label (see my interview with...
It might be that “Zeit,” the German word for “time,” and “Geist,” the German word for “spirit,” translate easily, but when they are conjoined into “Zeitgeist,”...
For reasons more complicated than are needed here (but are explored in very interesting and provocative notes by Andrew Noble accompanying this disc), Robert Burns’s poetry...
This boxed set came to me with a sticky note proclaiming it optional for review. I could well understand such a decision; too often we receive...