|La Traviata Synopsis|
|La Traviata Libretto|
|Violetta Valéry / Alfredo Germont|
|Soprano / Tenor|
|Previous scene:||Signora che t'accade|
|Next scene:||Ah! non piu a un tempio|
The great Swedish tenor Jussi Björling (1911-1960) and Swedish coloratura soprano Hjördis Schymberg (1908-2008) in the duet between Alfredo and Violetta "Parigi, o cara" from Act 3 of Verdi's La Traviata (sung here in Swedish), coming from a live performance on 29 August 1939 at the Royal Opera, Stockholm, conducted by Herbert Sandberg. This performance marked Björling's final assumption of the role of Alfredo on stage during his entire career.