I Love Opera a Great Deal

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 7 People

    Dietrich Fischer - Dieskau

    He's not of my generation of singers -- he had retired from opera by the time I was conscious of him -- but he affected all the opera and lieder I ever heard. He coached the likes of Christina Schafer, whom I see and hear live as often as I can -- she's the perfect Cherubino, as...
    auroramaru auroramaru
    46-50, F
    4 Responses May 18, 2012

    Opera

    I was exposed to opera at a very young age. I was 5 or 6 and my class went on a field trip to the Met in NYC. We went back stage and watched the opera singers getting ready for a performance. And watched the props and people in a hurry to make beautiful the stage. And listening...
    Wildpurple Wildpurple
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 15, 2011
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