19 Jan 2006

Singer Horne Keeps Schedule Despite Cancer


By VERENA DOBNIK [Associated Press, 19 January 2006]

NEW YORK -- Mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne has localized pancreatic cancer and is undergoing treatment that offers an excellent chance for full recovery, her manager said Thursday.

Horne, 72, was diagnosed in mid-December, said Denise Pineau, her manager at Columbia Artists Management.