"Nessun Dorma," by Luciano Pavarotti - 1994 (High Quality With Lyrics.) "Nessun dorma" (English: None Shall Sleep) is an aria from the final act of Giacomo Puccini's opera "Turandot." If this performance doesn't make the hair stand up on the back of your neck... something's seriously wrong and you should have yourself checked! :o)
Claudio Abbado (1933-2014), was an Italian conductor. He served as music director of the La Scala opera house in Milan, principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra, principal guest conductor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, music director of the Vienna State Opera, and principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic orchestra from 1989 to 2002. He was known for his Germanic orchestral repertory as well as his interest in the music of Rossini and Verdi.