From the 'Fresh Air' Archive: Beverly Sills She was a home-grown phenomenon, an operatic soprano trained entirely in the U.S. in an era when most singers developed their craft in Europe, and she made a notable second career after her retirement as a formidable arts administrator and advocate. Fresh Air spoke with her in 1985.
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From the 'Fresh Air' Archive: Beverly Sills

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From the 'Fresh Air' Archive: Beverly Sills

From the 'Fresh Air' Archive: Beverly Sills

From the 'Fresh Air' Archive: Beverly Sills

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She was a home-grown phenomenon, an operatic soprano trained entirely in the U.S. in an era when most singers developed their craft in Europe, and she made a notable second career after her retirement as a formidable arts administrator and advocate. Fresh Air spoke with her in 1985.

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