Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This video is part of a series that presents historic telecasts of The Voice of Firestone series. The broadcasts took place in the early days of television, and brought some of the operatic world's best-known singers to the screen in live performances. This program features the Brazilian soprano star Bidu Sayao. Sayao was called "the Nightingale" by her admirers, who included the composer Toscanini. In Classic Performances From the Voice of Firestone, Vol. 4 - Bidu Sayao, she performs songs from some of her best-known roles.