Licia Albanese Poster designed by Gregory Downer
» The Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation 2014 Winners - Meche Kroop
Although lost to this world, Signora Albanese might have been smiling down at the proceedings onstage at the Rose Hall of Lincoln Center. The 40th anniversary of the Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation's inception reminds us all of the long term generosity that has provided awards, scholarships, study grants and master classes to young artists.
Oct. 27, 2014

» Licia Albanese-Puccini Foundation remembers soprano, honors Stephen De Maio at 40th anniversary dinner concert - Nino Pantano
A performance held on Oct. 26 at Rose Hall-Jazz at Lincoln Center was dedicated to the memory of the beloved Metropolitan Opera soprano Licia Albanese (1909-2014), who passed away on Aug. 15 at the age of 105.
Oct. 26, 2014

» Licia Albanese obituary in New York Times
Licia Albanese, an Italian-born soprano whose veneration by audiences worldwide was copious even by the standards of operatic adulation, died on Friday at her home in Manhattan. She was 105.
Aug. 16, 2014

» Greetings from Licia Albanese
I have been fortunate to have had a long and wonderful career as an international opera singer since I made my debut in Milan in 1934. Following my debut at the Metropolitan Opera in 1940...
April 1, 2009

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