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Classical Notes: April 23, 2008 Archive

Aria with 9 (or 18) High Cs

Posted at 4:23 PM on April 23, 2008 by Rex Levang

The big classical story of the day is about tenor Juan Diego Florez, who--very unusually--encored his big aria in "The Daughter of the Regiment, which contains nine high Cs.

More to read and hear from NPR, and video of the dress rehearsal from the New York Times (registration required).