Scottish-American soprano Mary Garden (1874-1967) portrayed Goethe's character Gretchen, known as Marguerite in Charles Gounod's opera Faust. Bettmann/CORBIS hide caption

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After 200 Years, A Schubert Song Still Resonates
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Magda Olivero performing Francis Poulenc's one-woman opera La voix humaine at San Francisco Opera in 1979. Ron Scherl/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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Enduringly Dramatic Italian Soprano Magda Olivero Dies At 104
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Listen: Renee Fleming On 'Song Travels'
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Reneé Fleming (right) and Susan Graham — two "cheerful Americans" often mistaken for each other — are planning an intimate evening of French song. Craig T. Mathew/Mathew Imaging hide caption

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Reneé Fleming And Susan Graham At Carnegie Hall
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Guest DJ: Simone Dinnerstein
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Renee Fleming in the title role of Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia at the Washington National Opera. Karin Cooper via Washington National Opera hide caption

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Renee Fleming Sings 'Lucrezia Borgia'
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Piano Jazz Christmas Special 2009
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