Jussi Bjorling-during the last few decades that name has flown out on wings of song over the whole world: an ambassador of vocal musk from the little country far up in the north on the Arctic Circle; a singer who could sing with ltalianate passion but also with a northerner's control. This must have been a spoilt individual, a true prima donna. What was he really like?
"The Voice of Velvet,"
Journal of the Jussi Björling Societies of the USA & UK: Vol. 21:
1, Article 13.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jussibjorlingsociety/vol21/iss1/13