- Feb 10, 2014
I assumed that's what they meant (I've seen people substitute Nessun Dorma for Turandot). My original comment was about how I'd only ever like to hear Pavarotti or instrumental Nessun Dorma (song), and I got the replies about Callas, and thought they were calling the opera "Nessun Dorma" instead. Searching "Maria Callas Nessun Dorma" on YouTube does give you this though, lol:
Provided to YouTube by Believe SASPuccini: Turandot - Act 3: Nessun dorma! · Maria Callas · Public Domain · Public DomainPuccini: Turandot℗ Mo.To. RecordsRel...www.youtube.com
If there is a Nessun Dorma (song) recording by Callas, I'd love to hear that too!
Ha ha - sadly back in the day (actually not sadly IMO ) people stuck to their own rep, but here are a few things you might enjoy:
- Signore Ascolta (this is Liu’s first aria from Turandot. She is a secondary character & I don’t think Callas ever sang the role live but her music is gorgeous). https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IvT4NVi39vw
- Nessun Dorma, tenor Franco Corelli. This is from a live performance (not sure when/where, but it’s electrifying). . https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=sE4EgIG0pew