Saturday, January 1, 2011

Lucia Popp and Placido Domingo - BRINDISI (La traviata)

"Libiamo ne' lieti calici", the famous "Brindisi" or "Drinking Song" from La Traviata de Giussepe Verdi. Arugably one of the most famous operas ever written, story of a fallen Violetta is based on "The Lady of the Camellias" by Alexandre Dumas, son.

More on this opera with "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" translation ("Brindisi" or "Drinking Song" translation here) but in this video below you could enjoy Lucia Popp and Placido Domingo's version of Brindisi, as performed or Queen Elizabeth in London, 1986.

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Should you wish to hear Lucia Popp Laudate Dominum by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, just follow the link



Also, the Very Best of Placido Domingo could be found here (Amazon affiliate link)