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Leontyne Price - Quotes

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You should always know when you're shifting gears in life. You should leave your era; it should never leave you.

You should always know when you're shifting gears in life. You should leave your era; it should never leave you.

The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do. ---->>>

Accomplishments have no color. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-10, 1927
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Occupation: Musician
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Mary Violet Leontyne Price (born February 10, 1927) is an American soprano. Born and raised in Laurel, Mississippi, she rose to international acclaim in the 1950s and 1960s, and was one of the first African Americans to become a leading artist at the Metropolitan Opera. One critic characterized Price's voice as "vibrant", "soaring" and "a Price beyond pearls", as well as "genuinely buttery, carefully produced but firmly under control", with phrases that "took on a seductive sinuousness (wikipedia)