Oct 01, 2019
By Andy Johnson
The music world is mourning the passing of Grammy winning soprano Jessye Norman.
Norman died yesterday morning in New York from complications from a spinal cord injury suffered in 2015.
She grew up in Georgia, performed at revered opera houses like La Scala and the New York Met, enjoyed singing works from Wagner to Duke Ellington, was awarded the US National Medal of Arts and won four Grammy’s
Jessye Norman was 74.