Dame Joan Sutherland, an Australian soprano, performed in Ambassador Auditorium in 1975. (Getty Images)
Dame Joan Sutherland, an Australian soprano, performed in Ambassador Auditorium in 1975.
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Dame Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge Performed for Herbert W. Armstrong

February 2, 2013  •  From theTrumpet.com
Sellout audience honored them with standing ovation, and in response received three encores.
 

“What does a concert series, out to make a name for itself, offer the public after bringing the reigning Italian tenor (Luciano Pavarotti) to its stage? Reigning soprano of course, and her redoubtable musician husband,” wrote Donna Perlmutter of the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner.

She concluded, “In the case of Sunday night it was Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge who honored Pasadena’s new Ambassador Auditorium in a recital of lightweight fare and heavy-weight talent.”

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