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Puccini: Le Mie Butterfly
Giacomo Puccini, Spoken Word, Alessandro Granda
Puccini: Le Mie Butterfly
Genres: Special Interest, Classical
 
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The year 2004 marks the centenary of the premiere of "Madama Butterfly." This unique CD pays tribute to one of opera's all-time greatest hits with a compilation of great moments sung by great singers of the past. Included ...  more »

      
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The year 2004 marks the centenary of the premiere of "Madama Butterfly." This unique CD pays tribute to one of opera's all-time greatest hits with a compilation of great moments sung by great singers of the past. Included is a short 1907 recording with the speaking voices of Puccini and his wife. Among rarities is Japanese soprano Tamaki Miura (1884-1946) singing "un bel di" both in Italian and Japanese! Historic recordings 1908-1953.