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Giuseppe Verdi: La Traviata - Alfredo Giacomotti (vocals); Bruno Grella (vocals); Giovanni Foiani (vocals); Helena Jungwirth (vocals);...
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Carlos Kleiber's 1977 La Traviata is a rare gestalt among studio opera recordings, and it is one of the conductor's finer achievements. Kleiber knits the score together with unwavering rhythmic and dramatic intensity, never allowing any single moment to eclipse the larger scene or musical structure. The singers are kept on a tight leash -- given enough room to shape phrases and cadences, but not to indulge in sheer vocal display. The orchestra is similarly focused on realizing every detail of rhythm, melody, and ...

Giuseppe Verdi: La Traviata 2007, Deutsche Grammophon

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