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    Quote Originally Posted by Barbebleu View Post
    And I wouldn't say it was Mozart's best either. I would give that accolade to either Zauberflôte or Don Giovanni!
    Though Mozartians will often tell you Figaro is the most perfect opera ever written. (I'm not saying I agree with them.)
    "It's not enough to have a beautiful voice." Maria Callas

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    Quote Originally Posted by flamencosketches View Post
    I only have 3, I think.

    1. Don Giovanni. René Jacobs.
    2. Don Giovanni. Carlo Maria Giulini.
    3. Die Zauberflöte. Karl Böhm.

    and then, I guess:

    4. Le nozze di Figaro. René Jacobs. Haven't heard this one in its entirety.

    Where to next?
    Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail is a funny. Try the W.Christie one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by flamencosketches View Post
    I only have 3, I think.

    1. Don Giovanni. René Jacobs.
    2. Don Giovanni. Carlo Maria Giulini.
    3. Die Zauberflöte. Karl Böhm.

    and then, I guess:

    4. Le nozze di Figaro. René Jacobs. Haven't heard this one in its entirety.

    Where to next?
    It has to be Jacob's Cosi fan tutte, you already have two thirds of the Da Ponte trilogy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GregMitchell View Post
    Though Mozartians will often tell you Figaro is the most perfect opera ever written. (I'm not saying I agree with them.)
    I agree with them. 100%.
    Follow me on Instragam: figaro_under_the_moonlight.

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