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Gallery of my favorite
      opera singers
  • basses (43)
  • ...alphabetical index
  • baritones (52)
  • ...alphabetical index
  • tenors (90)
  • ...alphabetical index
  • countertenors (7)
  • contraltos (10)
  • mezzo-sopranos (36)
  • ...alphabetical index
  • sopranos (156)
  • ...alphabetical index



  • in memoriam Anita Cerquetti
    April 13, 1931 -- October 11, 2014
      

  • in memoriam Magda Olivero
    March 25, 1910 -- September 8, 2014
      

  • in memoriam Licia Albanese
    July 22, 1913 -- August 15, 2014
      

  • in memoriam Carlo Bergonzi
    July 13, 1924 -- July 25, 2014
      

  • in memoriam Regina Resnik
    August 30, 1922 -- August 9, 2013


  • in memoriam Risë Stevens
    June 11, 1913 -- March 20, 2013


  • in memoriam Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
    May 28, 1925 -- May 18, 2012


  • in memoriam Rita Gorr
    February 18, 1926 -- January 22, 2012


  • in memoriam Sena Jurinac
    October 24, 1921 -- November 22, 2011


  • in memoriam Cornell MacNeil
    September 24, 1922 -- July 15, 2011


  • in memoriam Georgio Tozzi
    January 8, 1923 -- May 30, 2011


  • in memoriam Shirley Verrett
    May 31, 1931 -- November 5, 2010


  • in memoriam Dame Joan Sutherland
    November 7, 1926 -- October 10, 2010


  • in memoriam Cesare Siepi,
    February 10, 1923 -- July 5, 2010


  • in memoriam Maureen Forrester,
    July 25, 1930 -- June 16, 2010


  • in memoriam Giulietta Simionato,
    May 12, 1910 -- May 5, 2010


  • in memoriam Giuseppe Di Stefano,
    July 24, 1921 -- March 3, 2008


  • in memoriam Luciano Pavarotti,
    October 12, 1935 -- September 6, 2007


  • in memoriam Jerry Hadley,
    June 16, 1952 -- July 18, 2007


  • in memoriam Régine Crespin,
    February 23, 1927 -- July 5, 2007


  • in memoriam Beverly Sills,
    May 25, 1929 -- July 2, 2007


  • in memoriam Astrid Varnay,
    April 25, 1918 -- September 4, 2006


  • in memoriam Léopold Simoneau,
    May 3, 1916 -- August 24, 2006


  • in memoriam Elisabeth Schwarzkopf,
    December 9, 1915 -- August 3, 2006


  • in memoriam Anna Moffo,
    June 27, 1932 -- March 10, 2006


  • in memoriam Birgit Nilsson,
    May 17, 1918 -- December 25, 2005


  • in memoriam Piero Cappuccilli,
    November 9, 1929 -- July 12, 2005


  • in memoriam Victoria de los Angeles,
    November 1, 1923 -- January 15, 2005


  • in memoriam Renata Tebaldi,
    February 1, 1922 -- December 19, 2004


  • in memoriam Robert Merrill,
    June 4, 1917 -- October 23, 2004


  • in memoriam Nicolai Ghiaurov,
    September 13, 1929 -- June 2, 2004


  • in memoriam Franco Corelli,
    April 8, 1921 -- October 29, 2003


  • opera and flowers (13)
  • the stars on postage stamps (11)

  • opera death scenes (33)
  • the stars wearing pearls (47)   
  • the stars and food (8)   
  • the stars with their pets (26)   
  • the stars at the microphone (13)   
  • the stars in fur (58)   
  • the stars lighting up (26)   

  • For singers by role, click here: Canio, Duke, Rigoletto, Manrico, Otello, Rodolfo, Mario, Dick Johnson, Don José in Carmen, Boris, Violetta, Manon, Tosca, Madama Butterfly, Mimi, Carmen, Lucia, Santuzza, and Azucena

    More of my favorite music people
  • opera composers (138)
  • other composers (1)
  • conductors (106)
  • composer and singing teacher (1)
  • pianists (29)
  • accompanist par excellence (1)
  • violinists (11)
  • cellists (2)
  • organists (2)
  • french horn virtuoso (1)
  • trumpeter (1)
  • announcer_extraordinaire (1)
  • opera director and designer (1)


  • in memoriam Fedora Barbieri,
    June 4, 1920 -- March 4, 2003

  • in memoriam Eileen Farrell,
    February 13, 1920 -- March 23, 2002

  • in memoriam Isaac Stern,
    July 21, 1920 -- September 22, 2001

  • in memoriam Gina Cigna,
    March 6, 1900 -- June 26, 2001

  • in memoriam Walter Berry,
    April 8, 1929 -- October 27, 2000

  • in memoriam Jean-Pierre Rampal,
    January 7, 1922 -- May 20, 2000


  • dishes named after musicians, and links to their recipes
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  • click here for food photos      

  • To see a recent article about Sunday Morning Opera in the Trenton Times, click here


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    Singing in the Collegiate Chorale, in New York City
         (I'm in the front row of the chorus)







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