Sophie Karthäuser
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The Belgian soprano Sophie Karth+ñuser has been called a born Mozartian, but she attained that status through training and experience, not birth. With some exceptions, Mozart and Haydn are at the chronological tail end of her repertoire, and she has been ideally situated as historical-instrument ensembles and conductors have moved into Classical-era repertory and beyond. Karth+ñuser was born in 1974 in Malmedy, in Walloon, Belgium. She wanted to emulate her older sister, a clari... Read more

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