Veronique Gaignard

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: French chanteuse opera singer and accomplished painter who had received her first medal at the Leopold Bellan Competition as a soprano soloist in Paris, France and also gave a recital with pianist Pascal Mantin in a St. Louis chapel in July 2008, but who had also participated in the creation of a work by contemporary composer Alain Savouret.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: April 5, 1958

 

Died: June 1, 2009

 

Location: Fernando de Noronha, Brazil