11 October 2010

Joan Sutherland has Died at Age 83

Soprano Joan Sutherland died Sunday in Switzerland at the age of 83; Anthony Tommasini reports in The New York Times.

I was not a huge fan (I like acting with my singing), but her voice was an extraordinary one. Here she is singing "Casta diva" from Bellini's Norma:

[Update: Tommasini has now posted his full obituary of Sutherland, here]
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