Amy Black

 

Age: 36

 

Summary: mezzo-soprano opera singer who had an international reputation for her performance at several opera companies around the world before undergoing an eight-hour heart surgery to replace her aortic valve in June, but made her comeback with a live performance at East Yorkshire's Toll Gavel Methodist Church in October 2009.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from heart surgery

 

Born: September 17, 1973

 

Died: November 24, 2009

 

Location: Keyingham, East Yorkshire, England