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Thursday, November 7, 2013

It's her birthday - Dame Joan Sutherland


It would have been Dame Joan's birthday today, so I thought I would commemorate it with one of her signature roles, Bellini's Norma.  I adore this early photo of her in the role, and there was also many terrifically camp LP covers of the era.


What I think you would like too, is this video below...from the Bell Telephone Hour by the looks of things, from 1964.  It's Norma's entire first scene, sung with a shocking chorus and matching Set.  There is much to enjoy.

   



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