La Nilsson – My Life in Opera - The Birgit Nilsson Prize

The legendary Swedish dramatic soprano Birgit Nilsson established a foundation for a prize to be awarded for outstanding achievement in opera and concert.

Birgit Nilsson

La Nilsson – My Life in Opera


EUR 28 / USD 40 / GBP 29 / SEK 300

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ISBN 978-3-903228-25-2

From her humble roots in rural Sweden to her artistic triumphs in Stockholm, Bayreuth, Vienna, Milan, London and the Metropolitan Opera House, this reprint of the autobiography of the opera legend Birgit Nilsson reveals the personality behind one of the great voices of the past century. The book details her rise to international stardom and her long and illustrious career. “I hope to tell my readers something about my long life, forty years of which were devoted to a career in singing!” (Birgit Nilsson)

2nd edition

Birgit Nilsson

Georg Solti


Verlag für moderne Kunst

Hardcover, 23,5 x 16,7 cm, 308 pages, 56 ills. in b/w


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