The Cantatrice

Translated by Brian Stableford Originally published 1913 To Louis Cochet[1] Old Hauval — who is still the director of the Opéra-Dramatique — smoothed his flowing beard with a gnarled hand and said: “This is what happened!” *** In 189*, in the month of March, there was a performance of Siegfried at Monte Carlo. An extraordinary interpretation made that revival the great […]