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Icelandic Opera

La traviata – 'Libiamo ne' lieti calici'

Extracts | Verdi

Alfredo (Elmar Gilbertsson) has been convinced to show off his voice at a late-night party hosted by Violetta (Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir). He sings this brindisi – a drinking song – extolling the virtues of wine and love. Violetto joins in, saying that all that matters in life is pleasure. Directed by Oriol Tomas and conducted by Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason.

Watch La traviata from 24 May 2019 on OperaVision here.