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Joan Sutherland by Russell Braddon

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Published by St Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Sutherland, Joan, 1926-

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Edition Notes

Statementby Russell Braddon.
LC ClassificationsML420.S96 B7
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5854867M
LC Control Number62016181

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While reading Daniela Bloem-Hubatka’s book “The Old Italian School of Singing” I ran across this marvelous section on Ms. Sutherland: The greatest coloratura soprano of the twentieth century, Joan Sutherland, is a striking example of the possible link .   Coloratura, Joan Sutherland sings an aria from Bellini's "I Puritani." This is Young Sutherland at her best.   It was the crucial role of Richard Bonynge, Joan Sutherland's husband and a distinguished musician in his own right, that steered her towards the coloratura roles that have made her so famous. Norma Major's book is full of insights into the colourful, competitive world of opera, and the particular exigencies of her subject's voice and :   Joan Sutherland, Australian operatic soprano who was considered the leading coloratura of the 20th century. Her notable roles included Norma in Vincenzo Bellini’s opera of that name, Cleopatra in George Frideric Handel’s Giulio Cesare, and the three sopranos in Jacques Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffmann.