Marschallin Monday

My third Marschallin Monday post, and there seems to be a common theme arising:  RED.

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Renee Fleming in red? Works for me.  Here’s the end of that act (Act 1), which to me has to be one of the most exquisite things ever written:

And in looking for that, I discovered this new promo video for the upcoming Rosenkavalier at the Met in 2017.

I could do without the “it’s tricky playing a woman playing a boy” trope but my I’m looking forward to this.

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