|La Traviata Synopsis|
|La Traviata Libretto|
|Alfredo Germont / Giorgio Germont / Violetta Valéry / Barone Douphol|
|Tenor / Baritone / Soprano / Baritone|
|Previous scene:||Di sprezzo degno se stesso rende|
|Next scene:||Intermezzo 3|
Arena Flegrea, San Carlo 1954. Tullio Serafin conducting. La Traviata is so much more than Sempre Libera, unfortunately only very few sopranos seem to know it. Tebaldi was the first Violetta who moved me and revealed the beauty and emotions of Verdi's music, especially in scenes like this.