The Spanish singer and mezzo-soprano died at the age of 89. Let’s have a look at her contributions to the music industry.
When did Teresa Berganza die?
Teresa Berganza was 89 years old at the time of her death. She was well-known in European countries. Spain’s culture minister shared the news of her death. He said, “We are very sad to learn of the death of Teresa Berganza.” Prime minister Pedro Sanchez also mourned her death.
Berganza did this Friday. Various well-known people tweeted about her death. The cause of her death has not been revealed yet. She was married to Felix Lavilla, but they got divorced later. Her fans are eager to see her one last time. Only a few VVIP personnel will be allowed at her home for safety purposes. Information about the funeral has not been revealed.
How has she contributed to the music industry?
She was appreciated for her appearance in Bizet’s famous opera Carmen. She had been performing in various concert halls since the 1950s. On her death, Pedro Sanchez Twitter, “one of the greatest female voices in the world.” “Her voice, her elegance, her art will be with us forever.”
She made her opera debut in 1957. In 1967 she made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. She received awards such as Legion d’Honneur and an honorary doctorate. She also became the first-ever woman to go to the Royal Academy of Arts in Spain.
The list of her contributions to the music industry goes on and on. She participated in EXPO and summertime Olympics ceremonies. We pray for her family and close friends, and may her soul rest in ease.