Posted: 23/02/2014 at 21:19
art - you'll have to fight Dove and me for him!
I just love him. He seems so genuine and delightful in every way as well as being one of the true greats of all time. Have you heard the soprano Sonya Yoncheva who won his Operalia competition a few years ago? I think she's remarkable. Not made any recordings as yet but I hope she does.
I don't care if people hear me sing. There is no greater feeling than to sing along with something you love - even if you can't hit all the notes perfectly!
That sort of reminds me of the Morecambe and Wise show with Andrew Preview.
I also love the great MGM musicals with those wonderful songs. You can't help but smile at Jean Hagen as Lina Lamont when she does Singin in the Rain at the end with Debbie Reynolds behind the curtain. It's the arm movements. If you know the film - you'll know what I mean