One of the most celebrated of all opera singers died 40 years ago.

Acclaimed during her lifetime as one of the great voices of the 20th century, Maria Callas performs “Casta Diva” from Bellini’s Norma at the Paris Opera in 1958.

Selection of clips

  • La Callas live from Rome

  • Programme title: Soirée de réveillon
  • Collection: Others
  • First broadcast date: tuesday 31/12/1957
  • Maria Callas at the Paris Opera

  • Programme title: Edition spéciale des actualités télévisées
  • Collection: Others
  • First broadcast date: thursday 21/05/1964
  • La Callas sings Carmen

  • Programme title: Musiques au coeur
  • Collection: A2 / France 2
  • First broadcast date: thursday 10/11/1983
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