Today is Mother’s Day. My mother’s very favorite aria was Su può, si può. This is for her. My first exposure to live opera was when the Met was on tour in Atlanta with Cav & Pag. Obviously, I was hooked.
This is the first time I’ve been able to even reference him. I still can’t listen. It hurts, too badly. I don’t have the heart to even write his name in the tag lines. I can’t even look.
The very best for last:
What is rather interesting is how many baritones have not recorded it!