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CD Set Of Leontyne Price's Live Performances At The Met Opera Is A Treasure

Price, now 93, was the first African American soprano to have a major career at the Metropolitan Opera. Critics and fans agreed that she had one of the most beautiful singing voices they'd ever heard.

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Other segments from the episode on October 21, 2020

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 21, 2020: Interview with Sigrid Nunez; Review of CD of Leontyne Price performances; Review of film 'The Queen's Gambit.'

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