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Opera Review: A Golden Turandot

By Superconductor @ppelkonen
Reposted from The Classical Review.
by Paul J. Pelkonen

Opera Review: A Golden Turandot

Maria Guleghina as the Princess Turandot. Photo by Marty Sohl © 2012 The Metropolitan Opera.

The Metropolitan Opera celebrates the 25th anniversary of the 
company’s over-the-top 1987 Franco Zeffirelli production of Puccini’s 
Turandot this year. At Wednesday’s opening night, the show 
looked and sounded surprisingly fresh, serving as a gilt framework for an evening of tremendous vocal performances from the three principals.
Read the whole review by Superconductor's Paul J. Pelkonen, exclusively on The Classical Review.

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