Maria callas

Experience the mesmerizing voice of Maria Callas, one of the greatest opera singers of all time. Discover her iconic performances and immerse yourself in the world of opera.
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Maria Callas – “Ave Maria”

Writes Marion Lignana Rosenberg on Maria Callas’ early-1960s recording of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Ave Maria”: Verdi’s Otello had little importance in Maria Callas’s career. She recorded the “Willow Song” and “Ave Maria” for EMI in Paris in 1963 ... Her rendition of Verdi’s “Ave Maria” is simple and inward, as befits this beautiful aria. The orchestra is led by Nicola Rescigno. Ave Maria, overflowing with grace, Blessed be the fruit of thy womb. Blessed are you above all women for delivering to us…

Lindsey Morgan