Definition of Price, Leontyne in English:

Price, Leontyne

proper noun

  • (1927–), US opera singer; full name Mary Violet Leontyne Price. Her 1952 Broadway successes in "Four Saints in Three Acts" and "Porgy and Bess" led to an international career as an operatic and concert soprano. She made her Metropolitan Opera debut in 1961 and retired from opera in 1985.


Price, Leontyne