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As you have gathered I thought it was great - and I have already ordered another of his CD's.
I especially like his Miserere, where his voice ascends from the depths of the opening stanza to rise in crescendo in the bars, "misero me", followed by a lighter, husky tenor. In this song, Watson is almost two people with seemingly different voices and styles. It is worth the price of the CD just to experience this remarkable change from baritone through to powerful tenor, husky crooner and back to operatic tenor again. Amazing.
A bonus for me it the inclusion of the words to the songs, both in Italian and English for those of us who like to sing along or who just want to know the reason behind the pain or joy in the voice we hear. This CD will be the first in my Watson collection. I eagerly await number two.
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