Collection: Jussi Bjorling Opera arias and songs, Volume 2

COMPOSERS: Various
LABELS: EMI Réferences
PERFORMER: Jussi Bjorling
CATALOGUE NO: CDH 7 64707 2

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 EMI’s new compilation sounds startlingly realistic and presents Björling at the very height of his powers. Nimbus do almost (but not quite) as well by Giacomo Lauri-Volpi, Mussolini’s favourite tenor and a trumpeting, aristocratic singer whose artistry and sense of line set new standards for his successors.