Emma KirkbySoprano. Born 26 February 1949
Emma Kirkby Biography (Wikipedia)
Dame Carolyn Emma Kirkby, DBE (born 26 February 1949) is an English soprano and one of the world's most renowned early music specialists. She has sung on over 100 recordings.
Her entry in The Grove Book of Opera Singers (2008) reads:
- Watch: Dame Emma Kirkby's choice for River of Musichttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04d7rkt.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04d7rkt.jpg2016-10-30T14:48:00.000ZSoprano Emma Kirkby sings the praises of Monteverdi's "exquisite" Ave Maris Stella.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04d7rl1
Watch: Dame Emma Kirkby's choice for River of Music
Emma Kirkby Tracks