American-born Greek soprano Maria Callas was born on this day in 1923 – 95 years ago.
Dying in 1977, aged just 53, she is remembered as one of the most renowned and influential musicians of the 20th Century – praised internationally for her bel canto technique, wide-ranging voice and dramatic gifts.
MARIA CALLAS | BIZET | CARMEN | HABANERA | GEORGES PRÊTRE & NORTH GERMAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | 1962
The Very Best of Maria Callas |CD|
Release Date: November 28, 2005