The second time, I said, “Ugh.”
The third time, I said, “Ugh.”
By the fourth or fifth time I said, “Ugh” and “Hmmm.”
I doubt I’ll ever like arias. The voices are like fingernails on a chalk board.
German fingernails on a chalkboard.
But after a half dozen or so listens, I got used to it.
I won’t say I appreciated it. But I got used to it.
Well, maybe I appreciated it.
The performers on today’s CD:
Hanne-Lore Kuhse soprano
Eberhard Buchner tenor
Siegfried Vogel bass
Arthur Apelt conductor