Australian soprano Joan Sutherland poses in her dressing room at the Metropolitan Opera after making her Met debut on Nov. 26, 1961, in New York. AP Photo hide caption

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Remembering 'La Stupenda': Opera Singer Joan Sutherland
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Benita Valente made her debut with the Met on September 22, 1973, singing Pamina in The Magic Flute. Peter Checchia hide caption

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Benita Valente: An Exquisitely Pure, Operatic Voice
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At MoMA, A Look At A Pivotal Moment For Matisse
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Miller played Sally, a waitress who became a Broadway sensation, in the 1929 film Sally. Warner Bros. hide caption

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A Star Named Marilyn (But Not The One You Think)
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At age 85, conductor Pierre Boulez says he might start to cut back on concerts in favor of spending more time composing. courtesy of Naxos of America, Inc. hide caption

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Composer-Conductor Pierre Boulez At 85
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Pre-MTV: 'Big Band, Jazz And Swing' Music Videos
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Hilary Hahn: Violin And Voices Entwined In Bach
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Composer Robert Schumann And Sting: 'Twin Spirits'
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From Bauhaus, A Visionary Mix Of Art And Industry
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'Hitler's Favorite Tenor' Hits A High Note
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'Playing Shakespeare' The Way The Pros Do It
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Let This Entertain You: 'Gypsy,' 50 Years Later
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'Furore': Handel, Causing Quite A Fuss
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