That most profound and controversial of all operatic composers was born 200 years ago today. Read more »
The evergreen singing actress was born 73 years ago in Berlin. Read more »
On February 13th, Music for Life International will bring together a community of world-renowned musicians at Carnegie Hall to perform Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, “Resurrection.” The performance of the Second Symphony, which draws on images of rebirth and resurrection, will benefit HelpMeSee, an organization committed to eradicating cataract blindness. Tickets available at Carnegie Hall.
The legendary soprano celebrates her 80th birthday today. Read more »
The fabled verista celebrates the 103rd anniversary of her birth today.
“Il Leone di Lucca” (as La Cieca has never heard the composer called) was born December 22, 1858.
The dynamic American singing actress celebrates the 90th anniversary of her birth today.
La Cieca wants to get a jump on this busy birthday season by offering a remembrance of Birgit Nilsson a day early.