Magdalena Kozena: This is what happens to Madonna

Her affair with Simon Rattle put soprano Magdalena Kozena in the headlines for all the wrong reasons. But now it’s her singing that counts. By Jasper Rees [Daily Telegraph, 13 December 2007]
Last month Magdalena Kozena, a statuesque, blow-dried blonde Valkyrie in a shimmering turquoise gown, stood on the stage of Barbican Hall and tore into an aria from Handel’s oratorio, Ariodante.