Peter Grimes, Peter Grimes … November 6, 2007
Posted by Jeff in English, Opera, Theater.
One of the most popular posts on my non-blog is Dudley Moore’s witty parody of the vocal music of Benjamin Britten. Well, today we see and hear the real thing.
I saw Jon Vickers as Peter Grimes at the Met in the mid-1970s. One of the great opera-going experiences of my life, with the bizarre note that it played to a house that was at least one-third empty.
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