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GREAT PERFORMANCES : Birgit Nilsson: A League of Her Own

Friday, March 22, 2019, 9:00-10:30 p.m. ET

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Celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera in the 1950s-70s.

  • Airdate(s): 3/22/2019, 9:00 - 10:30 PM ET
  • GPER #: 4112
  • Original Broadcast: 3/22/2019
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Celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera in the 1950s-70s. This performance-documentary showcases her greatest roles, including Elektra and The Ring Cycle, in rare footage, plus interviews with Placido Domingo and more.

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  • Great Performances - Birgit Nilsson - A League of Her Own Premieres Friday, March 22 at 9:00 p.m. on PBS (check local listings)

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