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Thursday, September 06, 2007
R.I.P. Luciano Pavarotti (1932-2007)
The great Pavarotti in a live performance of Puccini's Nessun Dorma ("Let no one sleep") in Paris (1998), from the opera Turandot. During the last century, there have been a precious few vocalists whose voices could soar with such purity and expressiveness.