Verdi: La traviata, Book & CD
Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers (2013)
One of the best, easiest and most informative way to learn about some of the world’s greatest operas, the Black Dog Opera Library provides readers with the background and context they need to appreciate these tremendous works.
In this edition, learn about Giuseppe Verdi’s La traviata — the tragic love story of courtesan Violeta and the romantic Alfredo Fermont, performed here by Beverly Sills and Nicolai Gedda respectively. Aldo Ceccato leads the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, recorded July 1971.