Love this woman.
BUT. Whoever titled this should have given Retta the respect she’s due and looked up the aria (actually a duet), since they obviously didn’t know it and she sure as hell does.
Vivaldi, Gloria, Mvt. 3 “Laudamus te”, ca. 1715
ROUGHLY 200 YEARS BEFORE PUCCINI WAS WRITING IN THE EARLY 20th CENTURY. Yeesh.