Kōrero: Classical musicians

Kiri Te Kanawa, 2009 (3 o 3)

Kiri Te Kanawa, 2009

Kiri Te Kanawa takes a curtain call after her performance as the Marschallin in Richard Strauss's opera Der rosenkavalier at Cologne Opera, Germany, in 2009. She chose this opera, which tells the story of an older woman gracefully giving way to youth, for her final professional engagement. Although it marked her official retirement, she has continued to sing publicly since.

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Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation
Photograph by Koichi Kishi

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Peter Walls, 'Classical musicians - Operatic superstars', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/45406/kiri-te-kanawa-2009 (accessed 22 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Peter Walls, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014