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That the score is so delicious only adds to the gaiety of this bel canto bromance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Bel canto is all about candy for the ear and the eye. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's not hard to see why bel canto is making such a comeback. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His style has a certain bel canto elegance, but the sound is nasal and pinched. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Singing a real bel canto. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She revived operas from the bel canto era which, since her time, have become staples of the repertoire. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)It's a succour to those seeking shelter from the blunt drama of the economy, a role that bel canto has taken on before. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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