On Air Now
Smooth Classics with Margherita Taylor 10pm - 1am
This image appears in the gallery:
Kiri Te Kanawa - 10 facts you never knew
Dame Kiri impressed the London Opera Centre in 1966 - so much so, that she enrolled without an audition to study under Vera Rózsa and James Robertson. Her teachers noticed her gift for captivating audiences, despite her initial lack of technique.