Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa ONZ DBE AC (born 6 March 1944) is a New Zealand/Maori soprano who has had a highly successful international opera career since 1968. Acclaimed as one of the most beloved sopranos in both the United States and Britain she possesses a warm full lyric soprano voice.

Who has had a highly successful international opera career since Acclaimed as one of the most beloved sopranos in both the United States and Britain she possesses a warm full lyric soprano voice.

Exclusive interview: Kiri Te Kanawa on Downton Abbey Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has joined Downton Abbey for a single episode to play Australian s...

Downton Abbey: Kiri Te Kanawa - Exclusive interview

Exclusive interview: Kiri Te Kanawa on Downton Abbey Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has joined Downton Abbey for a single episode to play Australian soprano Nellie Melba.

Kiri Te Kanawa as the countess Madeleine in "Capriccio" by Richard Strauss, SF Opera, 1993

Kiri Te Kanawa: Countess Madeleine, "Capriccio" by Richard Strauss, SF Opera, 1993

"O Mio Babbino Caro" from Puccini's "Gianni Schicchi" | 15 Classical Melodies You Totally Recognize And What They're Actually Called

'O Mio Babbino Caro' from Puccini's 'Gianni Schicchi'

Kiri te Kanawa - O mio babbino caro - Puccini - Duration: 2 minutes, 31 seconds.

Kiri Te Kanawa - heard her first in the movie Room with a View, love her voice ever since

Kiri Te Kanawa - heard her first in the movie Room with a View, love her voice ever since

Kiri Te Kanawa - one of the opera soprano greats I have had the personal experience of meeting.

Kiri te Kanawa sings "Elle a fui, la tourterelle! " from Les contes d'Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra Jeffrey Tate, c.

NEW ZEALAND // Dame Kiri Te Kanawa: The Voice of New Zealand // As a hugely successful and highly acclaimed international performer, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has established herself as New Zealand’s best-known singer as well as being one of the world’s leading operatic sopranos. // Continue reading: http://theculturetrip.com/pacific/new-zealand/articles/dame-kiri-te-kanawa-the-voice-of-new-zealand/

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa: The Voice Of New Zealand

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has established herself as New Zealand’s best-known singer as well as being one of the world’s leading operatic sopranos.

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa with Princess Diana at Banqueting House, Whitehall in 1985.

May Princess Diana and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa attend a Westminster 400 Gala Concert at the Banqueting House, Whitehall, in aid of the Westminster Children's Hospital

Kiri Te Kanawa - Soprano par excellence

Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa ONZ DBE AC is a New Zealand soprano who has had a highly successful international opera career since

Kiri Te Kanawa - one of my all time favorite albums is "Maori Songs" - search for it on iTunes!

Kiri Te Kanawa, Opera Star graced our stage in After one song the star asked the audience "Did you hear the foot-steps during the last piece.

Kiri te Kanawa  "Laudate Dominum"  Mozart

Kiri te Kanawa sings "Laudate Dominum" from Vesperae solennes de confessore, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Sir Colin Davis,conductor London te Kanawa "Laudate Dominum" Mozart

Kiri te Kanawa as the Countess in Richard Strauss' "Capriccio"

Manon natalie dessay retirement By George Loomis Reports to the contrary, French soprano Natalie Dessay isn't yet ready to abandon the opera stage. But she's branching out by planning a

Kiri Te Kanawa, 1978-- Fabulous inspiration with her confidence and her amazing voice!

____________________________________________________ Sir Georg Solti introduced soprano Kiri Te Kanawa to Chicago audiences in May in Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem.

Photograph of Kiri Te Kanawa on stage as Carmen: 1969, gelatin silver prints, documentary photographs, black-and-white prints.

Kiri Te Kanawa on stage as Carmen: gelatin silver prints, documentary photographs, black-and-white prints.A New zealand opera singer.

Kiri Te Kanawa - The Marriage of Figaro Glyndebourne 1973

A live recording from the Glyndebourne Festival Opera in 1973 with Kiri Te Kanawa, Frederica Von Stade, Ilieana Contrubas, Benjamin Luxon & Knut Skram.

Opera singers treated to masterclass by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa | Radio NZ Dame Kiri Te Kanawa is in Whanganui passing on her knowledge to budding opera singers. The NZ Opera School’s 22 students are benefiting from three days of access to the international opera singer,...

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa is in Whanganui passing on her knowledge to budding opera singers who are making the most of the opportunity.

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