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Opus Avantra "Rituale" live in Japan

Donella del Monaco fronts an eclectic ensemble in this live performance from 2008.

by Jon Davis, Published 2015-09-01


Filed under: Video

Related artist(s): Opus Avantra, Alfredo Tisocco

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