Britain Royal Opera

March 13, 2013 - 2:28 PM
FILE - Antonio Pappano holds the Critic's Choice Brit award at the Brit Classical Music Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London in this Thursday May 4, 2006 file photo. Modern-day singers lack commitment and stamina compared to previous generations of performers Pappano, the music director of London's Royal Opera House, said Wednesday March 13 2013. Singers "are either weaker in their bodies or don't care," and need more periods of rest than previous generations.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)