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Amira Willighagen

Amira Willighagen is a prodigy opera singer from the Netherlands; Born on March 27, 2004, she managed to win the final of Holland’s Got Talent (2013) at the age of 9. 260 more words

Prodigies

Maria Ewing

Here is another family portrait, of my erstwhile stepmother, the opera singer Maria Ewing, mother of my half-sister Rebecca, singing Carmen. She was spectacular. This is an iPad portrait so eventually I will get it made into limited edition prints.



Painting Diary

Opera singer Lu Ye finds her voice again

Lu Ye has crooned in two of the world’s most renowned shrines: Vatican City … and the Bell Centre. Not that her 18-year-old son Edwin wasn’t impressed about his soprano-singing mom performing Ave Maria for a Christmas/birthday party combo for Pope Francis in December 2013, but Lu reports that he could barely contain his pride when she sang both national anthems at a Habs game last April. 884 more words

Music

The nature of blogs: I didn't intend for that to happen maybe

Funny thing. I’m lookin’ at stats, like you do, and notice I’ve a new follower, the lovely Charlotte Hoather, who is an opera singer.  Her site is a visual delight and there are some samples of her singing . 197 more words

Blogging

Kallen Esperian and Gary Beard

World-renowned opera singer Kallen Esperian joined us on Live at 9!

She’s had a rough few years, but she’s coming back better than ever!

She’s doing a series of house concerts on her way back to the opera stages worldwide. 17 more words

Live At 9

What's more important in sung music - text or sound?

I want to weigh in on the age-old argument about what is more important in sung music – text or sound. Both are important, and for me, the text comes first. 116 more words

Notions About Performing