List of famous opera singers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Opera Singers sing the text known as ‘libretto’ in an Opera which is a musical performance. Opera is a performance which usually combines singing and music and narrates a story through a musical performance. Opera singers have to ideally sing the whole story and sometimes they even act in the performance. Opera singers require a great amount of training and only a few rise to fame in this field. In the genre of opera, the singers are categorized based on the range in which they can sing. The voices of female opera singers are categorized as contralto or soprano and male voices are categorized as bass or tenor. Opera has a rich traditional history which has been kept alive by the opera singers for eons. Opera singers have also modernized the art and have diversified the singing style with more versatile tones and voices. They now have to be acoustically sound and some of them are good music composers. They are also appreciated more if they are multilingual and can be vocally adaptable. With their beautiful voices and mesmerizing musical stories, Opera singers take the audience in a different world and offer great entertainment. To discover more about famous Opera singers enter this space and read their biographies and life histories and come across interesting facts and trivia.

Josh GrobanJosh Groban
(American)

Tarja TurunenTarja Turunen
(Finnish)

Deanna DurbinDeanna Durbin
(Canadian)
Hayley WestenraHayley Westenra
(New Zealander)

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
(American)
Enrico CarusoEnrico Caruso

Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
(American)

Mary CostaMary Costa
(American)

Montserrat CaballéMontserrat Caballé
(Spanish)
Kiri Te KanawaKiri Te Kanawa
(New Zealander)

Alessandro MoreschiAlessandro Moreschi
Jonas KaufmannJonas Kaufmann
(German)

Joan SutherlandJoan Sutherland
(Australian)

Aled JonesAled Jones
(British)

Jenny LindJenny Lind
(Swedish)
Darius CampbellDarius Campbell
(British)

Magda OliveroMagda Olivero
(Italian)
Sissel KyrkjebøSissel Kyrkjebø
(Norwegian)

Carlos MarínCarlos Marín
(Spanish)

Urs BühlerUrs Bühler
(Swiss)

Sergey LazarevSergey Lazarev
(Russian)
Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
(Australian)

Bryn TerfelBryn Terfel
(Welsh)
Cecilia BartoliCecilia Bartoli
(Italian)

Mirusia LouwerseMirusia Louwerse
(Australian)

Beverly SillsBeverly Sills
(American)

Dietrich Fischer-DieskauDietrich Fischer-Dieskau
(German)
Natalie DessayNatalie Dessay
(French)

Rhydian RobertsRhydian Roberts
(British)
Philippe JarousskyPhilippe Jaroussky
(French)

Renata TebaldiRenata Tebaldi
(Italian)

Liza WangLiza Wang
(Hong Kong)

Roberto AlagnaRoberto Alagna
(French,Italian)
Danielle de NieseDanielle de Niese
(Australian)

Anne Sofie von OtterAnne Sofie von Otter
(Swedish)
Mary GardenMary Garden
(American)

Thomas QuasthoffThomas Quasthoff
(German)

Andreas SchollAndreas Scholl
(German)

Fritz WunderlichFritz Wunderlich
(German)
Lina CavalieriLina Cavalieri

Beniamino GigliBeniamino Gigli
(Italian)
Marina PriorMarina Prior
(Australian)

Jon VickersJon Vickers
(Canadian)

Emanuel SchikanederEmanuel Schikaneder
(German)

Shi Pei PuShi Pei Pu
Mirella FreniMirella Freni
(Italian)

Giuseppe Di StefanoGiuseppe Di Stefano
(Italian)
Ezio PinzaEzio Pinza
(Italian)

Wynne EvansWynne Evans
(British,Welsh)

Nicolai GeddaNicolai Gedda
(Swedish)

Vibeke SteneVibeke Stene
(Norwegian)
Alfredo KrausAlfredo Kraus
(Spanish)

Mark VincentMark Vincent
(Australian)
Tom KrauseTom Krause
(Finnish)

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