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by Equaleet
13 Jul 2017, 17:01
Forum: Opera
Topic: Top Trovatore Cast today
Replies: 1
Views: 876

Top Trovatore Cast today

Please tell me your top notch Trovatore cast with singers of today (only those in top form, please).

Manrico, Leonora, Count di Luna, Acucena, Ferrando,...even Ruiz.
by Equaleet
12 Jul 2017, 20:07
Forum: Singing & Singing Technique
Topic: What do you do about "helpful" comments from colleagues?
Replies: 7
Views: 3377

Re: What do you do about "helpful" comments from colleagues?

I think I may come across as a weak person. Maybe I am, since for many months now I've mostly tried to nod politely when colleagues offer advice. The problem is that they often feel demeaning and they are not helpful. I don't want to give more details than this, so, generally, what do you do in sit...
by Equaleet
12 Jul 2017, 20:06
Forum: Singing & Singing Technique
Topic: Do I have nodules?
Replies: 2
Views: 1076

Re: Do I have nodules?

If I were you I would visit a laryngologist. It could be an irritation of the vocal cords, but no one can tell you with certainty if not a professional of that field of medicine. If it were nodules don't feel bad. Caruso had it and he kept being Caruso. I guess I should... Don't like people poking ...
by Equaleet
12 Jul 2017, 20:06
Forum: Opera Singers
Topic: Who are your favorite opera singers?
Replies: 11
Views: 5134

Re: Who are your favorite opera singers?

Why no one ever asks "Who is your favorite Tristan, or Canio, or Rigoletto, or Desdemona, etc? No singer, no matter how good he is/was could have been the best at everything. We all consider Caruso to be the greatest tenor or among them, but how good was he at Guglielmo Tell or at Otello or at Sigf...
by Equaleet
12 Jul 2017, 20:05
Forum: Opera
Topic: Perhaps not perfect, but funny
Replies: 5
Views: 2660

Re: Perhaps not perfect, but funny

Coinerulio wrote:
11 Jul 2017, 16:54
They are off and it's annoying. I give them an A+ for fun and C- for effort.
Lighten up. :D
by Equaleet
12 Jul 2017, 10:53
Forum: Singing & Singing Technique
Topic: Do I have nodules?
Replies: 2
Views: 1076

Do I have nodules?

Hi, I'm a tenor in my thirties. Singing is my hobby. For a while now, I am hoarse, especially at and above B-flat. Sometimes my voice will sound excellent in the passaggio, but as soon as I ascend there is hoarseness. It feels as if I have to cheat: use a tight squeeze and "less voice" to make the p...