American-born Greek soprano Maria Callas died on this day in 1977.
She is remembered as one of the most renowned and influential opera singers of the 20th Century – praised for her bel canto technique, wide-ranging voice and dramatic gifts.
She died from a heart attack, in Paris – aged just 53.
MARIA CALLAS | BIZET | CARMEN | HABANERA | GEORGES PRETRE | COVENT GARDEN | 1962
The Very Best of Maria Callas |CD|
Release Date: November 28, 2005