Bloglife around Europe this weekend.
Paris-based Opera Cake reveals just what happened (......not a lot) when Rolando Villazón delivered a song in a commuter-packed Métro train
Visiting Vienna? Got more time than money? Temporary resident Likely Impossibilities explains the tortuous but pocket-friendly ritual for nabbing a standing place at the Staatsoper. One for bookmarking.
And finally tenor of no fixed abode Andrew Richards, soon to appear in the Keith Warner directed, Rani Calderon conducted Simon Boccanegra in Strasbourg, continues his fascinating look behind the scenes in Opera Rocks - complete with fully-authorised photos.