Thoroughly Postmodern Cecilia : Slideshow

Monday, October 15, 2012

An early Rossini disc. Music critic Manuela Hoelterhoff noted that Decca later digitally altered the "trollop-red gloves and rhinestone clumps dangling from her ears."

La Bartoli c. 2000
Ferdinando Scianna
The classic La dolce vita scene recreated for Opera proibita.
A peek-a-boo prelate
Uli Webber
Dancing up a storm à la Malibran
Uli Webber
Ouch! That must hurt. (For 'Sacrificium.')
Uli Webber
Give ‘em the old razzle-dazzle (Also for 'Sacrificium').
Cover art for 'Sospiri'
She’s bubbly. Get it?
Bartoli as High Priest in 'Mission.'


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