Lorraine Hunt Lieberson

 

Age: 52

 

Summary: internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano opera singer whose repertoire ranged from Baroque to the contemporary, but who had battled breast cancer in recent years and canceled performances in 2005 and 2006 because of back problems.

 

 

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

 

Born: March 1, 1954

 

Died: July 3, 2006

 

Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico