internationally renowned contralto opera singer who was considered to
be an extremely talented interpreter of Richard Wagner's music and
regularly performed her signature role as the part of goddess Erda in
Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen at the Leipzig Opera in Germany, and whose debut at the Metropolitan Opera in 2012 in Gotterdammerung was part of the documentation of the production in the film Wagner's Dream.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Born: May 7, 1981
Died: March 24, 2015
Location: Prads-Haute-Bleone, France