Carmen Balthrop Death: Obituary – Carmen Balthrop – A former voice teacher from the University of Maryland, has passed away.
The demise is announced from one of her students Anamer Castrello, who posted on Facebook;
“My heart is hurting knowing that my former voice teacher from the University of Maryland, Carmen Balthrop, had passed last night. I loved her so much.
Carmen Balthrop is a legend, an incredible talent, history maker, and GRAND DIVA in everything she did. She was so generous with her time, love, and talent. Patrick, Nikki Mosley, and Camille Delaney McNeil thank you for sharing her with us. Heaven welcomed a great one.
May she rest in eternal peace. Her spirit will live in me forever.”
Big Blue Opera Initiatives at Tennessee State share their condolence on Twitter:
“#BBOI mourns the loss of legendary soprano & teacher, Carmen Balthrop. We send condolences to her family, friends, students, colleagues, and admirers. While she will be sorely missed, we join in celebrating her brilliant artistry, stellar career, & impactful tutelage and life.”