#1819 A Collector's Masked Ball

Saturday, April 23, 1994

George Jellinek brings us memorable performances of Giuseppe Verdi's opera Un ballo in maschera. We hear excerpts of various recordings with performances by Enrico Caruso, Titta Ruffo, Fedora Barbieri, Jussi Bjorling, Beniamino Gigli, Elisabeth Rethberg, Maria Callas, Giuseppe Di Stefano, Zinka Milanov, Lawrence Tibbett, and Carlo Bergonzi.

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