Madama Butterfly (Madam Butterfly) - Giacomo Puccini
An opulent performance, with superb singing in the main roles.
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus, conducted by Herbert von Karajan, 1974.
Cast: Mirella Freni (Madama Butterfly), Luciano Pavarotti (Pinkerton), Robert Kerns (Sharpless), Christa Ludwig (Suzuki).
Decca 417 577-2
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