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Montserrat Figueras

Montserrat Figueras

(1942 – 2011)

  • For your music. RIP.
    Lit by Anonymous
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Montserrat Figueras

Montserrat Figueras
(1942 – 2011)

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Montserrat Figueras

(1942 – 2011)
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About Montserrat
This is an online obituary dedicated to Montserrat Figueras. Montserrat Figueras García was a Catalan soprano who specialized in early music.
Montserrat Figueras was born in Barcelona, Catalonia, and began studying early singing techniques together with her sister Pilar Figueras in 1966 and developed an approach and technique for singing early music which combined historical fidelity with vitality.
In 1974 she and Jordi Savall, her husband since 1968, Lorenzo Alpert and Hopkinson Smith formed Hespèrion XX, an early music ensemble. Montserrat Figueras and her husband were members of a newer version of that ensemble, Hespèrion XXI. They also founded the groups La Capella Reial de Catalunya and Le
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Concert des Nations.
Montserrat Figueras also performed and recorded regularly as a solo artist.
Montserrat Figueras passed away on the 23rd November 2011. This is an online memorial dedicated to her life and her music. May she rest in peace.
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on 4th Jul 2015
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For your music. RIP.
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Montserrat Figueras

This is an online obituary dedicated to Montserrat Figueras. Montserrat Figueras García was a Catalan soprano who specialized in early music.
Montserrat Figueras was born in Barcelona, Catalonia, and began studying early singing techniques together with her sister Pilar Figueras in 1966 and developed an approach and technique for singing early music which combined historical fidelity with vitality.
In 1974 she and Jordi Savall, her husband since 1968, Lorenzo Alpert and Hopkinson Smith formed Hespèrion XX, an early music ensemble. Montserrat Figueras and her husband were members of a newer version of that ensemble, Hespèrion XXI. They also founded the groups La Capella Reial de Catalunya and Le...

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