Recently, Maria Ewing, the opera singer, passed away. It is reported that the 71-year-old died on Sunday, January 9, 2022. The news seems to have shocked all her fans who used to admire her for her exceptional work and personality. The world is grieving her sudden death by paying heartfelt tributes on social media. Maria Ewing family released a statement regarding her passing. They stated that the singer was an extraordinarily gifted artist who climbed the heights of the international opera world. Now, people are searching for her cause of death or reason.
After the family released the heartbreaking statement, celebrities and the general public start to offer condolences and pay tributes to the singer on social media. Because of her outstanding opera performances, Ewing had become a familiar name in the public eye. Well, this is the reason why the internet got flooded with plenty of RIP messages. Elena Xanthoudakis, an opera singer, took to Twitter and wrote rest in peace to the stunner performer. Many other artists remembered the talented singer and expressed their sadness on her passing.
Who Was Maria Ewing?
Amidst this, netizens also seem to search Maria Weing death cause. However, the family has not released any statement regarding the same yet. So, how did the legendary singer passed away is still unknown at this time. Following the announcement of her death, The Royal Opera official handle also paid her a sincere tribute. For those unversed, the Royal Opera was associated with Maria for almost seven years. They described the singer’s talent revealing she had a unique stage presence and that they are saddened to learn about her demise. Maria Ewing daughter Rebecca Ewing also took to Instagram to pay a heartfelt tribute to her mother.
Talking about Maria Ewing, she was born on March 27, 1950, and was popularly known for her commendable acting and melodious voice. In 1990, Maria was asked by BBC during an interview that why did she become a singer to which she had replied that her mother had told her about having an amazing voice and that she should do something with it. Later in 1973, she debuted at Ravinia Festival that occurred in Illinois. In 1976, Maria gave her first performance at New York’s Metropolitan Opera. Maria married the founder of the Royal Shakespeare, Sir Peter Hall, in 1982. The couple caused a sensation with their collaboration in 1988. Maria was also involved in a controversy as she had shot nude scenes.