May Mazzoli continue to write operas of this power! Strauss's Salome is considered a particularly demanding part because both singing and acting are so intense. Mezzo-soprano Lucy Schaufer was very kind to share with me her experience of appearing nude twice! Bel canto is the name given to it, which simply means beautiful singing in Italian, and it is the beautiful singing of the luscious tunes Donizetti, Bellini and their Ilk, wrote for their divas and great tenors, that matters. She had already, at 17, joined the fledgling San Jose Opera Company, where she was eventually to take 30 leading roles. Then, like all opera singers, she goes on the road. Her elder sister was slated to play a piano piece in church and Eilana insisted she wanted to sing O Holy Night.
If an opera does not move, there is no reason for its being. She debuted in Hamilton in Madama Butterfly, did a really memorable Lucia di Lammermoor - her mad scene was scary - and now is back. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: But maybe one day, you never know. To add a comment, please Login or register.
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Then, at some invisible cue, everyone moves into place - young, not-so-young, in jeans, T-shirts, shorts. In her 20s, she has already the poise and presence of a true star. Great opera singers are always engaged in a kind of striptease: His strong, ringing baritone and intelligent phrasing ideally suit the suaveness of his character. Despite Suzuki and Sharpless and everybody else who knows the truth. So, we actually want less air to escape.