The Spanish soprano Pilar Lorengar (1928-1996) graced the world's operatic stages with her bright, gleaming voice and captivating presence in a wide variety of roles, particularly the heroines of Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, and Puccini. This DVD tribute presents Lorengar in a live 1988 recital in her native city of Zaragoza, with Miguel Zanetti at the piano, plus bonus selections: performances of arias from opera films of Cosě fan tutte, Lohengrin, Manon Lescaut, and Don Carlo; and live performances of the Libera me? section of the Verdi Requiem and the Zarzuela aria ?Canción de la Paloma? from El Barberillo de Lavapies.
Classical Music |
Opera Singing |