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Christa Ludwig obituary

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Celebrated opera singer admired for her incomparable artistryChrista Ludwig, who has died aged 93, was one of the outstanding singers of her generation, acclaimed alike in lieder and opera, where she was highly regarded for her matchless interpretations of an impressively wide range of roles. Making her debut at the Vienna State Opera in 1955, she remained with the company for more than 30 years, giving 769 performances of 42 roles. There she won the undying affection and admiration of the public, the whipped-cream quality of her voice possibly reminding the Viennese of their favourite
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