Maria Callas

Maria Callas
Warner Classics

Through the 20th century, Cherubini's Medea was largely forgotten. Then, in the 1950s legendary soprano Maria Callas joined forces with the Teatro alla Scala for a massive revival of the work – and it's this week's highlight on Voices, Sunday at 9:30pm.

Soprano Maria Callas
Houston Rogers

Hear one of the most celebrated voices of the 20th century, Maria Callas, in the benchmark recording of Puccini's "​Tosca."

Fame Is A Boomerang

Jun 7, 2017

As far as flashy, oversize coffee table books go, opera star Maria Callas is a fitting subject. A larger-than-life figure, she had a complicated off-stage story that played out with as much searing drama as the operas she sang. With hard work and sacrifice, Callas vaulted to the top of her art while pushing it to new levels of intensity. In her personal life, she searched for love, found it, then lost it and died young.