An Asian Fairytale
Puccini's 'Turandot' live in HD from New York,
enjoyed by MARIA NOCKIN
On Saturday 30 January 2016, The Metropolitan Opera presented Giacomo Puccini's last opera, Turandot live in HD to cinemas in seventy countries across the globe. This reviewer saw the encore on Wednesday 3 February at the Deer Valley Imax Theater in North Phoenix. Turandot is a major work for chorus and the Met's group, led by Donald Palumbo, was as much a star as any solo singer. Palumbo's performers not only sang the Matinée Turandot that was broadcast around the world, they also sang the evening performance of Les Pêcheurs de Perles after a few intervening hours...
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