|LSM Newswire / Communiqué
Canadian Baritone Robert Savoie Passes Away at 80
Montreal / September 16, 2007/ The opera world is saddened by the news of the passing of Canadian baritone Robert Savoie who died on Friday (September 14, 2007) in Montreal from a sudden heart attack.
Savoie, who turned 80 on April 21, was still teaching voice at the time of his death. Savoie is considered one Canada's leading baritones of all time.
The viewing will take place at
Collins Clarke Funeral Home
5610 Sherbrooke Street West
Tel. : 514-483-1870
Friday, September 21, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday, September 22, 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The funeral will take place at
Saturday, September 22, 4 p.m.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in the memory of Robert Savoie to La Scene Musicale, a non-profit charity promoting music and the arts which he supported as an Ambassador.
For more information:
Richard Turp, 450-656-9915
Biography of Robert Savoie
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Charitable Tax No. / Numéro d'organisme charitable 141996579 RR0001.