Sweden mourns an opera starmain
The death is reported of Kerstin Meyer, a leading mezzo-soprano on the international stage in the 1950s and 1960s.
She was 92.
Kerstin made her Covent Garden debut in the 1960 revival of Les Troyens and went on to create a role in Ligeti’s Le grand macabre.
She also appeared at Glyndebourne, Aldeburgh, Hamburg and Munich.