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Wednesday Open Thread | Black Opera Singers | Leontyne Price

Happy Hump day; Everyone! Today’s featured artist is Ms. Leontyne Price.  Wiki:   Mary Violet Leontyne Price (born February 10, 1927) is an American soprano. Born and raised in the Deep South, she rose to international acclaim in the 1950s … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Today’s trailblazer is Leontyne Price. Mary Violet Leontyne Price (born February 10, 1927) is an American soprano. Born and raised in the Deep South, she rose to international acclaim in the 1950s and 1960s, and was one of the first … Continue reading

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