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By RONALD BLUM<
NEW YORK (AP) - Riccardo Muti thinks about how an afterlife meeting with Giuseppe Verdi would go after spending decades fighting to perform the works of Italy's greatest composer exactly as written.
"My questions to Verdi would be if I did right," the 76-year-old conductor said. "And if he says ...