Forever : unforgettable songs from Vienna, Broadway and Hollywood

Diana Damrau (performer), David Charles Abell (conductor), Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (performer)
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Forever : unforgettable songs from Vienna, Broadway and Hollywood
Diana Damrau  (sopraan) Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra  (orkest)
David Charles Abell
Erato, 2013
1 cd
Recording date
2012, 2013
Playing time
Placing suggestion
39 - Zang diversen (NBLC) K5 - Opera en operette (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 17 times in Flemish libraries

About Diana Damrau

CC BY-SA 2.0 - Image by Franz Johann Morgenbesser from Vienna, Austria

Diana Damrau (German: [diːˈana ˈdamʁaʊ]; born 31 May 1971) is a German soprano. She has been successful in coloratura soprano roles, especially admired as the Queen of the Night in The Magic Flute and Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos. She has gradually proceeded into 19th-century Italian bel canto repertoire, singing roles such as Violetta in La traviata and the title role in Lucia di Lammermoor. Damrau is also known as a lieder singer.

Early life

Damrau was born in Günzburg. She began her operatic studies with Carmen Hanganu at the Hochschule für Musik Würzburg. During her studies, she developed an edema on a vocal chord. After consulting with several doctors, she decided to undergo an alternative therapy without surgery. The treatment lasted about one and a half years. After graduating from music conserva…Read more on Wikipedia