Lucia Popp

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Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin: Tatiana's letter scene (feat. Lucia Popp & Münchner Rundfunkorchester)
Peer Gynt (Incidental Music), Op. 23, Act 4: No. 21, Solveig's Song
Tchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, TH 10, Act 3 Scene 6: Arioso, "Utzh polnoch' blizitsya … Ach, istomilas ja gorem" (Liza)
Rusalka, Op. 114, B. 203, Act 1: "Mesicku na nebi hlubokém" (Rusalka)

Biography

Lucia Popp (born Lucia Poppová; 12 November 1939 – 16 November 1993) was a Slovak operatic soprano. She began her career as a soubrette soprano, and later moved into the light-lyric and lyric coloratura soprano repertoire and then the lighter Richard Strauss and Wagner operas. Her career included performances at Vienna State Opera, the Metropolitan Opera, Covent Garden, and La Scala. Popp was also ...