Archive for December, 2014

Opera Post Meets Holiday Post

Saving the best for first, here’s splendid dead French tenor Georges Thill singing “O, Holy Night” except obviously in French. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CS8G_LyYlso[/youtube] This is also nice, though. It isn’t explicitly Christmassoise but it’s become a winter holiday opera. The evening prayer from Hansel und Gretel, starring Frederica von Stade, Kathleen Battle, and Kathleen Battle’s sleeves. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6Fr3I4fUAo&list=PL48542B67F0FC7782[/youtube] […]

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