Luigi Alva

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    Falstaff, Act I, Scene Two: Pst, pst. Nannetta. Vien qua...Labbra di foco! (Fenton/Nannetta)Luigi Alva
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    Falstaff, Act III, Scene Two: Dal labbro il canto estasiato vola (Fenton/Nannetta)Luigi Alva
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    "Ecco, ridente in cielo" - "Ehi, Fiorello?" - "Gente indiscreta!"Luigi Alva
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    Don Giovanni, K. 527, Act 2 Scene 12: Recitativo, "Calmatevi, idol mio!" (Don Ottavio, Donna Anna)Luigi Alva
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    No.4 Duetto: "All'idea di quel metallo"Luigi Alva

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        In most eras, the heavy Verdi, Puccini, and Wagner singers are in the limelight and the smaller-voiced bel canto performers are cast in their shade. This was particularly true in the 1950s and '60s and yet Luigi Alva, unlike so many, never tried to venture out of his natural repertoire, an undertaking usually met with vocal disaster. Instead, he delivered Mozart, Rossini, and Donizetti with great elegance and style for four decades. In his native Peru (home of other noted lyric ... Read more

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