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Puccini: Turandot - Joan Sutherland (vocals); Luciano Pavarotti (vocals); Montserrat CaballÚ (vocals); Nicolai Ghiaurov (vocals); Peter Pears (vocals); Pier Francesco Poli (vocals); Piero de Palma (vocals); Sabin Markov (vocals); Tom Krause (vocals)
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Decca's 1972 recording of Turandot features an all-star cast led by Joan Sutherland and Luciano Pavarotti. Turandot doesn't seem like the most natural role for Sutherland and she never sang it on-stage, but she adapts to its requirements with panache, delivering a performance with an impressive dramatic range and dazzling vocal mastery. Pavarotti was close to the height of his powers when he made the recording and he sings with his characteristic passion and warmth. Montserrat CaballÚ, who had also sung the title role, is ...