KASS Music Gem of the Day: RIP, Joan Sutherland

Lindsay Perigo's picture
Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Mon, 2010-10-11 21:48

Dame Joan Sutherland, Australia's greatest-ever soprano, has died at 83. She first captured international headlines in 1959, appearing as Lucia at the Met. Here she sings with Pavarotti the Love Duet from that opera, followed by Casta Diva from Norma, another opera she "owned.":

She was my first intro to appreciation of a Diva

Sandi's picture

With deep respect Dame Joan Sutherland.

RIP Dame Joan.

Olivia's picture

She was my first introduction to opera as a girl. She was marvelous and all that beautiful thick red hair made her look so wonderfully glamorous!

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