Soprano Sylvia McNair switches from opera to cabaret

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By TOM DI NARDO [Philadelphia Daily News, 10 February 2006]
American soprano Sylvia McNair soared to stardom 15 years ago through major operatic appearances in Salzburg, London, Paris and at the Met. She has remained one of America’s great sopranos and appeared at the opening of the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater in 2001.