The astounding voice of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson
(1918-2005) was stilled some time ago, but the centennial of her birth served as a catalyst for a number of special releases in honor of her life and legacy.
The fruits of D'Angelo's focus paid off handsomely, as she swept the top awards at Operalia: the first prize, Zarzuela Prize, Birgit Nilsson
Prize and audience prize.
Winner of the 2018 Birgit Nilsson
Prize, Stemme has previously portrayed Elektra at the Metropolitan Opera, the major houses of Vienna, Berlin, Munich and also in Paris.
Si bien ya no la joven torrente de voz de hace entonces doce anos, confirmo por que era una de las Isoldas mas admiradas, a la zaga por supuesto del las nordicas Kirsten Flagstad y Birgit Nilsson
, seduciendonos todavia con su hermosa emision y una tecnica capaz de envolvernos con sus aterciopelados pianos y de provocar admiracion con sus muchos y sobrecogedores solos de potencia y aguante.
The parish priest also loved the opera and took me to see Birgit Nilsson
Also somewhat surprisingly, he partnered very few times with his near-contemporary compatriot Birgit Nilsson
, even at the Royal Swedish Opera, but this might have been due to their divergent career paths and his early demise.
VIENNA -- The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra added a prestigious feather to its cap Wednesday, with the Birgit Nilsson
Foundation picking it as this year's winner of its $1-million prize named after the late Swedish soprano.
Compared to, for instance, the still peerless Birgit Nilsson
, her Isolde possesses a full-blooded dynamism, completely devoid of the traditional static nature.
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Italian conductor Riccardo Muti has been awarded the 1 million dollar Birgit Nilsson
Prize, which is the biggest prize in classical music.
Copley "There is the story that when Birgit Nilsson
was singing, the tenor Franco Corelli bit her hand.
She was born June 15, 1960, in Milwaukee, Wis., to Anders and Birgit Nilsson
STOCKHOLM: Spanish tenor Placido Domingo on Tuesday received the first Birgit Nilsson
prize from Sweden s King Carl XVI Gustaf, and said it was like winning the "Nobel prize of music."