Newfoundland-born, Toronto-based international superstar Opera singer, Tonia Evans Cianciulli has unveiled “The Heart’s Obsession“, which celebrates the historical ripple effect of one woman’s voice, Georgina Ann Stirling, and brings her astounding legacy to the twenty-first century.
This is the definitive biography of Georgina Stirling, and in addition, Tonia has also released an accompanying album, Nightingale of the North and both are available now!
The story of Georgina Stirling, who was also known as “Marie Toulinguet” and “The Nightingale of the North,” is one of proud heritage and love of family, as well as adventure and tragedy. The authors take us on a thrilling journey to experience the love and loss that “Georgie” must have felt during the years of her meteoric rise to fame. Authors Tonia Evans Cianciulli and her grandfather Calvin D. Evans separates fact from fiction as he examines the trail of documents and artifacts left behind that tell the story of Georgina’s life, while Newfoundland-born soprano Tonia Evans Cianciulli offers unique insight into the challenges faced by professional opera singers, both today and back in Georgina’s time.
Check out the video for “Nightingale Sings” below, and keep up to date with Tonia via her socials.
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