Grace Bumbry (born January 4, 1937), an American opera singer, is considered one of the leading mezzo-sopranos of her generation, as well as a major soprano for many years. She was a member of a pioneering generation of singers who followed Marian Anderson (including Leontyne Price, Martina Arroyo, Shirley Verrett and Reri Grist) in the world of classical music and paved the way, again, for future Black American opera and classical singers.

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Grace Bumbry, an opera singer from St. Louis, is considered one of the leading mezzo-sopranos of her generation. She debuted in London in 1959, and with the Paris Opera the following year. In 1961, she was featured in Bayreuth, Germany’s Wagner Festival. The first African American to sing there, Bumbry was an international sensation and won the Wagner Medal. She is credited for paving the way for future African American opera and classical singers. Missouri History Museum

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Ep. 45 " What Is The Passaggio?" - Voice Lessons To The World Classical singers and voice teachers often talk about the Passaggio as one of the most important elements in vocal technique. In Episode 45, Voice Teacher Justin Stoney explains the Passaggio and offers tips, demonstrations, and exercises to help you master it in your own voice. Classical singers and contemporary singers alike can benefit from understanding this foundational vocal technique concept. Enjoy Voice Lessons To The…

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Sew-Classic Blog: Classic Singer 99 Vintage Sewing Machine Review -- not sure, but this sure looks like the first sewing machine I bought.

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Cecilia Bartoli è un famoso cantante d'opera da Roma , Italia. Mi piace ascoltare il suo cantare "Laudate Dominum " di Mozart. Lei ha una voce molto bella!

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Gorgeous Singer 201-2, "Rolls Royce of Singers" - Introduction and Bonus Presentation!!

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For the Top 4 of "American Idol," Jessica Sanchez took on some classic singers with Etta James and Jennifer Holliday.

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