|Ms. Figueras helped bring to life a largely forgotten repertory. (lionel bonaventure/afp/getty images/file 2006)|
Montserrat Figueras, 69, revivalist soprano
NEW YORK - Montserrat Figueras - a glamorous, powerfully emotive Catalan soprano who with her husband, Jordi Savall, created ensembles that revitalized the performance of early music - died Nov. 23 at her home in Bellaterra, Spain. She was 69.