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On Anna Nicole and the critics

My thoughts on posting multiple reviews of the same show: it's not a threat to my authority, it's a useful service for all of us.

By Anne Midgette  | February 24, 2011; 10:12 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  music on the Web, opera, random musings  
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Broadcast notes

Thoughts on last night's Met Opera radio broadcast of Sondra Radvanovsky's first Met "Tosca."

By Anne Midgette  | January 11, 2011; 11:43 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (7)
Categories:  music on the Web, opera  
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Net flicks

Links to stories including Kyle MacMillan's strong piece on the future of our field.

By Anne Midgette  | December 8, 2010; 11:20 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Soprano as writer: de Niese goes to HuffPo

The Huffington Post announces a new contributor: the soprano Danielle de Niese.

By Anne Midgette  | December 2, 2010; 10:42 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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Saturday links: musicians in profile

Links to articles on Steven Blier, a familiar face in DC, and Peter Mark, the newly-ousted head of the Virginia Opera.

By various critics  | November 27, 2010; 11:28 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
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Everyone's a critic

The Boston Symphony Orchestra announced the winners of its music criticism contest in five categories, from elementary school to adult.

By Anne Midgette  | November 15, 2010; 2:36 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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