Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia - Kerns, Alva, Major, Corena, Montarsolo; Abbado. Wien, 1970
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- Claudio Abbado somehow managed to take Barbiere to a different level, elevating it from perfunctory repertory staple to the masterpiece that it is.
- The cast is excellent, particulalry the flawless count of Luis Alva and the bombastic Bartolo of Fernando Corena.
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