July 03, 2007

Beverly Sills : A Great Voice Silenced

Snapshots In My Time...
Of My Time.....Hauntings.

There are some people who seem to defy old age and the ravages of time. Beverly Sills was one of them. It is difficult to accept that she is gone so soon, of lung cancer, at the age of 78.

She was one of a kind, an American diva who demystified opera and made it accessible to a wide audience. Her buoyant personality and self-deprecating sense of humor were as much assets as her brilliant coloratura soprano voice. When that voice became unreliable with age, she turned to mastering administrative skills and fundraising for the arts. Full Story


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