“You just want to kiss yourself, you sound so great” “You just want to kiss yourself, you sound so great”

“Are you kidding? I’m having it put in my casket.”

on December 22, 2017 at 10:57 AM
Happy birthday Leontyne Price! Happy birthday Leontyne Price!

Today is the 90th anniversary of the birth of the great American diva.

on February 10, 2017 at 7:30 AM
Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame

“Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand / A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame / Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name / Mother of Exiles…”

on January 28, 2017 at 1:12 PM
Teeny furniture Teeny furniture

Sony Classical has now released “Leontyne Price Prima Donna Assoluta” containing nearly her entire operatic oeuvre in a box set.

on November 02, 2016 at 12:08 PM
Winter afternoon’s dream Winter afternoon’s dream

It took the better part of a decade—including two high-profile cancelations—or New York to finally hear Anna Netrebko in recital.

on February 29, 2016 at 9:35 AM

The evergreen American diva was born February 10, 1927.

on February 10, 2011 at 12:05 AM

Though the day is almost over, it should not go without marking that today is the 50th anniversary of the debuts at the Met of Leontyne Price and Franco Corelli, one of the red-letter nights of the Rudolf Bing regime.  

on January 27, 2011 at 11:35 PM

She maintains her gloriosity even in a monosyllabic state!

on April 16, 2009 at 10:44 PM