Bipolar, gay, and … no, wait: Purcell, and bipolar disorder

I am sorry, I still had my mind on a quote about Stephen Fry I stumbled upon yesterday.

Stephen, you’ve got it all: gay, Jewish and bipolar – How could you not succeed in Hollywood?!
— Carrie Fisher

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Ah! bello a me ritorna

Disclaimer: It has been noted and scientifically proven that most people aren’t able to spot irony. So, I’ll take the chance to say it before, before the flames set in. No, I don’t think that Mr. Jaroussky would or should sing Norma, or Adalgisa, in a regular performance. Just sayin’. I’d love to hear him actually sing the whole aria, though.

 

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