Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]

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    "Grimes! Grimes!"Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]
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    "Glitter of waves"Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]
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    "You sailed your boat"Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]
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    "Fool to let it come to this!"Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]
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    "People!...No! I will speak!"Jon Vickers [Tenor] & Heather Harper [Soprano] & Jonathan Summers [Baritone] & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Chorus] & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden [Orchestra] & Sir Colin Davis [Conductor]

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        While Jon Vickers was best known as a Wagnerian heldentenor, he was also capable of singing lieder, Baroque opera, spinto Italian roles, and even the comic role of Vasek in The Bartered Bride. His voice and physique both radiated power, and his stage presence was one of the most impressive of his era. Like many singers with huge voices, he sometimes resorted to crooning soft passages, but the effect of such a voice scaled down was still highly impressive. He was a man of equally... Read more

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