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Maria Callas, the woman behind the legend

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Callas, Maria, 1923-1977,
  • Sopranos (Singers) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArianna Stassinopoulos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.C18 S7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination383 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4107859M
    ISBN 100671255835
    LC Control Number80022661


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Maria Callas was one of the great coloratura sopranos (female vocalists who specialize in an elaborate form of opera singing) of the twentieth century. She revitalized opera and increased its appeal because of her dramatic skill.

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Told through performances, TV interviews, home movies, family photographs, private letters and unpublished memoirs—nearly all of which have never been shown to the public—the film reveals the essence of an extraordinary woman who rose from humble.

Maria Callas, A true tragic Greek. I was totally absorbed into the life of this famous diva. She was loved, adored by many, but sought the love of one man only, who consistently betrayed her.

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Now Anne Edwards, well known for her revealing and insightful. I began to immerse myself in everything I could find about her. Documentary, video clips of her singing, and I read Arianna Huffington’s book “Maria Callas: The Woman Behind the Legend,” which also came out in The funny thing is; I don’t really like opera.

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For millions of people, the great soprano Maria Callas remains the pins. Callas rehearsing for her title role in Medea at Covent Garden, London, Photograph: John Franks/Getty Images It is a brave man who dares criticise Maria Callas these days.

Bibliography: p. Pages: Maria Callas - the Woman Behind the Legend by Stassinopoulos, Arianna Seller MW Books Ltd. Published Condition Fine cloth copy in an equally fine dw.

Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-c Edition First .When Maria Callas died unexpectedly intwo portraits were found in her Paris apartment.

One was of Elvira de Hidalgo, a leading opera singer who became Callas’s teacher in Athens between and and first identified her proclivity for the bel canto repertory, taught her the technique with exemplary thoroughness, and taught her above all how to study.