Death of Lisa Della Casa

February 2, 1919 - December 10, 2012
Muensterlingen, Switzerland | Age 93

Swiss opera diva Della Casa dies at 93
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JOHN HEILPRIN, The Associated Press
GENEVA (AP) — Famed for her beauty that matched her serene voice, Swiss-born diva Lisa Della Casa swept up crowds at opera houses of the past century with an elegant and radiant style that established her as one of the finest sopranos of her generation.

After more than 400 performances at the Vienna State Opera, where her interpretations of many great roles, particularly those from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Richard Strauss, won her wide...

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