Wine, Women, & Song: Inaugural Edition

May 23, 2015 Podcast

Music Selections:

Zefiro Torna by Claudio Monteverdi

Nuria Rial, soprano & Philippe Jaroussky, counter-tenor, l’Arpeggiata

[Studio Recording – Published February 2009]

n°2. Le spectre de la rose, from Nuits d’été by Hector Berlioz

Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano, Danish Radio Symphonic Orchestra. Conductor – Herbert Blomstedt

[Recorded live March 9, 1972]

Ain’t it a pretty night, from Susannah by Carlisle Floyd

Phyllis Curtin, soprano

[Recorded live, March 31, 1962]

Wine Selections:

2014 Charles & Charles Rose

2012 Saintsbury Carneros Vin Gris of Pinot Noir

2014 Jean-Luc Colombo Cape Bleue Rose

For those of you that are interested – and don’t mind suffering through A LOT of distortion, due to the lack of preservation of the recording, here’s a Link to Complete Euegne Onegin, Letter Scene Clip – Recorded March 22, 1980; Soprano – Heather Thompson