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Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Verdi bicentenary: Anja Harteros and Jonas Kaufmann in Don Carlo
It's Verdi's bicentenary today and as everyone is choosing their favourite bits, here is one of mine. I've been lucky enough to hear these two in this opera twice this year - once at Covent Garden, once in Munich. Life in music just doesn't get any better than that.