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Madam Butterfly

PostPosted: Sat Jul 14, 2007 1:48 pm
by haysi

PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2007 8:19 pm
by pilvikki
you've no idea what a treasure trove you've opened up for me!

i don't know if you saw my comment about paul pott sounding a lot like jussi björling, but i found some of his stuff on youtube thanks to your link, and yes, he does:

http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=2T2XjNrmozk

without your post i would have never thought of looking for them there.

thank you!!!


:puppy:

PostPosted: Wed Jul 18, 2007 1:24 pm
by skin
Thanks indeed!

I've seen Madame Butterfly performed in theatre once and that was just amazinf, this tiny little asian women..and then she started to sing..what a hurricane of sound, just brilliant.

PostPosted: Thu Jul 19, 2007 2:08 am
by Sandra
thanks sis, that was lovely :biggrin:

pilvikki wrote:
i don't know if you saw my comment about paul pott sounding a lot like jussi björling, but i found some of his stuff on youtube thanks to your link, and yes, he does:


really enjoyed this pilvikki, what a voice....and yes Paul Potts is very like him

PostPosted: Fri Jul 20, 2007 7:38 pm
by pilvikki
funniest thing i ever saw at an opera was when aida had finished singing and her white dress was all brown from the body make-up that came off her hands...

another time amneris' dress got unhinged and she had to sing and hang on for dear life.

eeek.