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Saturday, September 08, 2007
At His Best
Here's a clip of Luciano Pavarotti and Joan Sutherland, from the 1972 Gala in honor of Rudolph Bing, who had retired as general manager of the Metropolitan Opera. It's from Lucia di Lammermoor. They're singing the same language, and they are at their respective vocal peaks, but you'll understand him a lot better.