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South Pacific  London <b>VHS</b> ~ J.K.Rowling
South Pacific London VHS ~ J.K.Rowling
5.0 out of 5 stars Enthralling documentary, Sept. 19 2003
This video documentary adds so much to the CD. It really gets under the skin of the recording process, giving a fascinating insight into the artists and their styles. Sarah Vaughan is just magical; as she comes to the end of "Bali H'ai" you find yourself holding your breath. Mandy Patinkin's true colours show through: he's either a passionate perfectionist or an insufferable prima donna, depending on your point of view. Kiri Te Kanawa and Jose Carreras show their mastery of their profession. I'm writing this review from memory, having last seen the video about three years ago: it makes a strong impression. Normally I would not be interested in operas or musicals, but this… Read more