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great singers

Henry Pleasants

great singers

from the dawn of opera to our own time.

by Henry Pleasants

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13675641M

People like that. For Me, it was as if all my role model singers were coming to life as the people behind their voices. All this flattery intoxicated her. Originally performed by Anita Carter.

What made the Beatles the Beatles? Metastasio's interest, unchecked by the disdain of the capricious beauty, succeeded in obtaining for her the position of court singer at Vienna, where the Emperor, Francis I. It is, say its admirers, the most superb monument of the magnificence of Louis XIV. I am no longer able; I have lost all my faculty.

The musical quarrels of the time were almost as interesting as the Gluck-Piccini war in Paris in the latter part of the same century, and the literati took part in it great singers book a zest and wit not less piquant and noticeable. The novelist Duclos, with his keen power of penetrating human character, would move leisurely through the throng, picking up material for his romances; and Mably would talk politics and drop ill-natured remarks. Petersburg was too hot for one of her warm southern blood, and that Siberia or some other place at her will would better suit her temperament, sufficed when backed by an imperial endorsement. Caffarelli's arrogant, vain, and turbulent nature seems to have been the principal cause of his troubles. Burney that during ten years he sang four songs to the King every night without any change.


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