https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8gzuk7yCQkw Like every other opera fanatic, I was saddened Saturday to learn of the death of Spanish soprano Montserrat Caballé. She is among the last of a breed of old school divas and will be remembered, above all, for the breathtaking beauty of her sound. Caballé "remains the single most glorious sound I've ever heard from any human voice," critic and University of Southern California professor Tim Page told me in 2010 . And though I regret never hearing Caballé live on stage, she left a staggeringly wide array of recordings that proves Page's appraisal. Caballé, perhaps more than any other opera singer, has the magic to bewitch even the most hardened opera skeptics — and there's one secret weapon I've turned to over...
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One Mesmerizing Moment With Soprano Montserrat Caballé