- Elizabeth Forbes
(b Munich, May 23, 1937). German soprano . She made her début in 1956 at Passau as Musetta and in 1959 became a member of the Staatsoper in Munich. In 1960 she sang Rosina in La finta semplice at Salzburg; in 1962 she sang the Queen of Night at the Theater an der Wien, Vienna, and at Covent Garden. She sang in all the major cities of Europe and created Autonoe in Henze’s ...