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In guter Tradition

  This season’s operatic celebrations of the 1934 founding of the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia began with an excellent Le nozze di Figaro in November, and continued February 15-22 with four performances of the school’s first-ever presentation of La favorite, Donizetti’s more-or-less fifty-seventh of more-or-less sixty-four operas, in the original French. I must confess […]