Aria Serious is San Diego Opera's official blog. We'll focus on the serious and not-so-serious world of opera with behind-the-scenes looks at our productions, artists and news.
Friday, September 25, 2009
Opera's Mt. Everest
Wagner's Isolde is the mother of all soprano roles. It can make or break a voice and there are those that have sung it and never recovered. This morning's Guardian takes a look at why and talks to some who have taken on this role.