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Building a Library: Puccini: La Bohème

Andrew McGregor introduces Radio 3's weekly programme devoted to all that's new in the world of recorded music.

Building a Library:
Puccini: La Bohème

Reviewer - Alexandra Wilson

First Choice:
Victoria de los Angeles, Jussi Bjorling, Robert Merrill, John Reardon, Giorgio Tozzi, Fernando Corena, Lucie Amara, RCA Victor Chorus & Orchestra, Columbus Boychoir, Sir Thomas Beecham (conductor)
EMI 5677502 (2 CDs, Mid Price - Mono Recording)

DVD/Modern Recommendation:
Inva Mula, Laura Giordano, Aquiles Machado, Fabio Maria Capitanucci, David Menendez, Felipe Bou, Gonzalo Fernandez de Teran, Juan Tomas Martinez, Alfredo Mariotti, Chorus and Orchestra of the Teatro Real, Jesus Lopez Cobos (conductor)
Opus Arte OA0961D (2 DVDs)

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Sat 14 Jun 2008 09:00

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