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Subject: Re: Happy Birthday, my Zinka (1906)
From: Les Mitnick <[log in to unmask]>
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Date:Thu, 18 May 2017 00:28:43 -0500
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Max:

     Thanks for sharing this great Callas performance.  Haven't heard it in a long time.   Amazing how she grabs one's soul with her singing.  Also, despite the unsteady top B flat at the "Invan la pace", the voice is stupendous.

> 
>     On May 17, 2017 at 2:11 PM "Max D. Winter" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>     Those are some of the loveliest sounds ever to issue from a soprano's throat.
> 
>     But if you want to hear a rendition of that aria that lays bare Leonora's emotional anguish and
>     tears your heart out, listen to Callas on her complete "Forza" recording. She doesn't have
>     Milanov's vocal lushness. But the dramatic truth is profound. (Just listen to "In mezzo a
>     tanto, a tanto duol!")
> 
>     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WClMRAlRYk4
> 
>     Two kinds of beauty. I would not want to be without either. But if I want the drama, I will go
>     with Callas, vocal warts and all.
> 
>     MDW
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