Dame Joan Sutherland


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Australian operatic soprano (born in 1926)

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The PS2,500 Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize was presented to Katie Bray from England KIRSTEN MCTERNAN
Which British prime minister's wife wrote the official biography of Dame Joan Sutherland?
Both the late conductor Carlo Maria Giulini and the distinguished soprano Dame Joan Sutherland regarded the hall as one of the best in the world.
SINGER Sir Elton John, opera diva Dame Joan Sutherland and conductor John Williams - along with actors Warren Beatty, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee - were honoured with a star-studded tribute in Washington.
POP legend Sir Elton John, opera diva Dame Joan Sutherland and conductor John Williams - along with actors Warren Beatty, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee - were honoured with a star-studded tribute in Washington.
The Duke and Duchess of York said they had taken the decision "reluctantly." Many celebrities, including film stars Roger Moore and Sophia Loren, singer Dame Joan Sutherland and racing driver Jackie Stewart have sent their children to Aiglon in the past to join classmates from 53 countries.
Unfortunately Dame Joan Sutherland, in the title role of Indian maiden and Brahmin priestess, is rather unconvincing from an acting point of view.
I'd like to give you my choice of winners: to the tenor Oleksiy the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize and, of course, the main prize to the baritone from Mongolia.
Melbourne, Oct 12 (ANI): Australia's most famous opera singer, Dame Joan Sutherland, passed away at her home in Switzerland aged 83.La Stupenda', as she was dubbed, was Australia's most fabulous diva and one of the greatest sopranos of her, or any other, age, reports the Herald Sun.
TRIBUTES were paid last night to one of the towering figures of 20th century opera, Dame Joan Sutherland, a stalwart of the Royal Opera House, who has died at the age of 83.
(front, l-r) Sir Denis Rooke, Sir Michael Atiyah, Baroness Thatcher, Rev Owen Chadwick, Duke of Edinburgh, Queen, Prince of Wales, Sir Andrew Huxley, Dame Joan Sutherland, Mr Lucian Freud, Lord Foster of Thames Bank
Other birthdays: Australian soprano Dame Joan Sutherland, 76; soprano Dame Gwyneth Jones, 66; model Jean Shrimpton, 60; Canadian singer Joni Mitchell, 59; comedienne Su Pollard, 53; England and Liverpool footballer John Barnes, 39; England footballer Rio Ferdinand, 24.
ALED JONES ALED JONES (above left, then; above right, now) was a fresh-faced 12-year-old choirboy when he found himself on Top Of The Pops singing Walking In The Air and performing with stars such as Leonard Bernstein and Dame Joan Sutherland.
The big interest in this production was the Norma of Dame Joan Sutherland, who, despite a rather uncommitted (and, thanks to Richard Bonynge's conducting, rather speedy) "Casta Diva," does not in the end disappoint.
She performed Marfa's aria from Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tsar's Bride with unswerving confidence and tenderness, while she was fearless in her approach to The Bell Song, from Delibe's Lakme, giving a forceful performance which would have pleased the late Dame Joan Sutherland, the competition's first patron.
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