‘The working out of a curse…’ – Verdi’s Rigoletto

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‘The working out of a curse…’: Verdi’s Rigoletto  Gordon Kalton Williams Rigoletto is one of the three or four operas everyone should see before they die. The endless flow of instinctively apt melody and faultless pacing qualifies it as a perfect score. But it is also great drama. Rigoletto, the jester, aids and abets his […]