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VERDI'S LA TRAVIATA MET 1981 production with Levine/Domingo/Cortrubas
We are finally starting our home opera viewing again...thanks for your patience! James Levine leads a remarkable cast in one of Verdi’s most enduringly popular operas and brings fresh insights to this beloved score. Ileana Cotrubas is poignant and touching as Violetta, the consumptive courtesan who finds true love with Alfredo, sung with style and passion by the great Plácido Domingo. Cornell MacNeil is Germont, Alfredo’s father, who forces the two apart, setting in motion events that lead to a shattering and tragic conclusion. Donation appreciated to cover cost of food/wine. YouTube taste---LA Opera production with Fleming/Villazon: https://youtu.be/1-jHIfm3_oI BEST 5 minutes of emotional singing starting at 15:38 to 19:25!!! (but no subtitles)

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6821 Candlewood Drive · Raleigh, NC

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    Founded in 2001, we are now in our in our eighth year and now has a new Organizer, Bernie Grunwald. Steve Luyben, previous Organizer, works closely with Bernie. Triangle Opera Appreciation is a small group of down-to-earth, gay-friendly opera lovers who enjoy experiencing opera together. We meet every second or third Sunday or so in a private home equipped with a virtual theater in North Raleigh.

    We require that members be active, attending one event at least every two to three months. Inactive members are asked to withdraw.

    The Owner and Organizer of Triangle Opera Appreciation reserves the right to accept or reject requests for membership , to cancel memberships, and to edit posts by members at his discretion.

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