The Georgia Straight musical advent calendar for Christmas 2018–Day 18: Luciano Pavarotti
by John Lucas on December 18th, 2018 at 11:00 AM
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We may be uncultured heathens here at the Straight, but we do enjoy throwing on a little classical music around the holidays. Heck, we even know who Luciano Pavarotti is. He’s that dead Italian guy who sang with Elton John and U2 and the Spice Girls.
And in 1978, he sang a Christmas concert at Montreal’s Notre-Dame Basilica. You can watch the whole thing on YouTube, but here’s just a taste: