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Old 05-19-2006, 04:04 AM
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What is the proper pronunciation of Vesti la giubba?

You know that piece that Enrico Caruso is probably most famous for singing. Well what is the proper pronunciation?
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Old 05-19-2006, 04:11 AM
Colophon Colophon is offline
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Vess-tee lah JOO-bah. Roughly. The "oo" vowel is fairly short.
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Old 05-19-2006, 04:14 AM
Colophon Colophon is offline
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"VAYS-tee" might actually be closer for the first word, depending on how you pronounce your vowels. It's kind of a tricky vowel to explain without hearing. A Spanish "e" as in "perro" is pretty close.
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Old 05-19-2006, 06:58 AM
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"Jabba the Hutt"
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