A celebration of some of the greatest voices that have graced the world of opera in the twentieth century. There is rare archive footage of the greats including Bjorling, Caruso, Callas, Chaliapin, De Luca and Wunderlich.
From the Back Cover
Many illustrious opera stars of the twentieth century are featured in sound and vision in rare, footage much of it previously unavailable. Accompanying booklet includes comprehensive notes by John Steane. Contributions from Kirk Browning, Schuyler Chapin, Thomas Hampson, Giovanni Martinelli, Magda Olivero, Nicola Rescigno, Rise Stevens and Jon Vickers.