THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING
Classical notes

CDs of off-key singers are at times hilarious, horrifying

By Richard Dyer
Globe Staff / November 12, 2004

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

For decades, the recordings of the socialite soprano Florence Foster Jenkins have stood as a powerful example of the vanity of human wishes. (Full article: 966 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass