Monthly Archives: October 2017

Marie Cantoni Founder of Brooklyn’s Regina Opera Dies at Age 86

Marie Cantoni was born in November 1930 in Brooklyn, at home, on 75th Street between 11th and 12th Avenues, the youngest of four children. She passed away on Saturday, October 28th at the age of 86 in Brooklyn. Marie was … Continue reading

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Beloved Soprano Licia Albanese Remembered at Special Mass

On┬áMonday, August 14th, a special Requiem Mass was held for Metropolitan Opera soprano Licia Albanese who passed away at the age of 105 on this date three years ago. She was born in Bari, Italy on July 22nd 1909 and … Continue reading

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The Giulio Gari Foundation Presents 2017 International Vocal Competition Award Winners

On the afternoon of Sunday, September 24th, The Giulio Gari Foundation presented in concert the 2017 winners of the International Vocal Competition at the elegant New York Athletic Club on Central Park South. After greetings from Stephen De Maio, Artistic … Continue reading

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