The Vienna State Opera: 50th Anniversary Reopening Concert

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"The Vienna State Opera: 50th Anniversary Reopening Concert." Performers include Placido Domingo, Bryn Terfel and Thomas Hampson in selections by Beethoven, Verdi and Mozart. Among those offering WWII memories is Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Highlights include Domingo and Agnes Balta's Act 4 duet from "Aida"; Terfel's Hans Sachs' Monolog; Hampson's Champagne Aria ("Don Giovanni"). Zubin Mehta is among the conductors of the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus. Taped in November 2005.

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