Lilly Jørstad, a student at the La Scala Academy, made her debut this weekend in Barber of Seville opposite Leo Nucci and Ruggero Raimondi. Graham Spicer tells s all about it here.
But nota bene: Lilly is 29. Leo and Ruggero are both 73, with a lifetime’s experience behind them.
The beauty of opera is that age need not matter at all.