Monday, March 3, 2008

Pippo 1921-2008

It has been confirmed by numerous sources that the great and legendary tenor Giuseppe Di Stefano died earlier today. He had suffered for a long time and while this news is not completely unexpected it is still heart breaking. He truly was legendary and loved by so many opera fans.

There are a number of tributes all over the blogosphere and the Internet. Who can be surprised, when such a great man has passed? His famous collaborations with Maria Callas and even his separate recordings are treasures of the opera world.

Rest in Peace, Pippo.

Giuseppe Di Stefano

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