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A prima donna's progress : the autobiography of Joan Sutherland.

Author: Joan Sutherland
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub., ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Joan Sutherland's voice remains one of the marvels of our century. Her liquid tone, astonishing trills, range and accuracy justly earned her the title 'La Stupenda', and led to standing ovations for her performances in all the major opera houses around the world. Now retired from singing but still busy judging, the most famous soprano of our time has at last written her autobiography, bringing to vivid life that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010.
Prima donna's progress.
Washington, D.C. : Regnery Pub., ©1997
(OCoLC)756425136
Named Person: Joan Sutherland; Joan Sutherland; Joan Sutherland
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Sutherland
ISBN: 0895263742 9780895263742 0895263084 9780895263087
OCLC Number: 37806158
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 486 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Life in Australia and London, 1926-1961 --
The move to Switzerland and debuts at La Scala, San Francisco, and the Met, 1961-1965 --
The return to Australia and further tours in America and Japan, 1965-1975 --
Happy years with the Australian Opera and final performances, 1976-1997 --
List of performances.

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Her extensive TV appearances and her populist touch have made Joan Sutherland one of the most beloved and well known opera stars in history.  Read more...

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