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Afternoon on 3

To commemorate the tenth anniversary of his death, tenor Luciano Pavarotti leads a stellar cast in Donizetti's La Fille de Regiment in an archive recording from New York's Metropolitan Opera. He is joined by soprano Joan Sutherland in this 1973 recording conducted by Richard Bonynge. Presented by Verity Sharp. Donizetti: La Fille du Regiment. Joan Sutherland, soprano (Marie), Luciano Pavarotti, tenor (Tonio), Regina Resnik, soprano (Marquise of Birkenfield), Fernando Corena, bass (Sergeant Sulpice), Andrea Velis, bass (Hortentius), Jean Kraft, soprano (Duchesse of Krakentorp), Charles Kuestner, tenor (Peasant), Andrij Dobriansky, bass (Corporal), Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra/Richard Bonynge. Chisholm: Violin Concerto. Matthew Trussler (violin), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins.

Genre: Music

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