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Birgit Nilsson

Birgit Nilsson

Birgit Nilsson was a celebrated Swedish dramatic soprano who specialized in operatic and symphonic works. Her voice was noted for its overwhelming force, bountiful reserves of power, and the gleaming brilliance and clarity in the upper register. ... more on Wikipedia

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#15 of 106 The Greatest Sopranos of All Time 39.1k VOTES When a soprano sings, it is so elegant, yet powerful, that it’s hard to imagine anything sounding more incredible. Soprano i...
#19 of 186 The Greatest Opera Singers of All Time 39.2k VOTES Opera isn’t a genre with which the average person is very familiar. In modern entertainment, opera and theatrical drama has ...
#6 of 133 The Greatest Female Opera Singers of All Time 10.8k VOTES While opera isn't the most popular for of modern entertainment, it is still a significant cultural staple in many countries,...

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