Sills (sĭlz), Beverly Originally Belle Silverman. 1929-2007.
American operatic soprano and manager who joined the New York City Opera in 1955 and was its general director from 1979 to 1989.
(click for a larger image)Beverly Sills
photographed in 2006
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