The Legendary Joan Baez, with her acolyte Aygul Erce in London
Sensational News – Centenary Armenian Year 2015
By Edwina Charles, BA (Phil), BSc Hon (Psych)
Many are the classically trained opera singers that sing in languages which are not their own mother-tongue. But rare is the ‘foreign’ singer whose articulation is as good as the native speaker, and even rarer is the one whose command of the foreign tongue even surpasses that of some native speakers… There are for example some Pakistanis in Britain, who manage to speak better … Cockney than English native cockneys!