If you’re wondering what happened to wunderkind soprano Jackie Evancho, she sang again last night on America’s Got Talent. Here’s her latest performance, singing the Italian classical/crossover song Con te partirò (“Time to say goodbye”).
If you want the music without the brouhaha, it goes from 1:45 to 3:20.
Yes, opera buffs are poo-pooing her, pointing out her flubs and “poor technique” (amply in evidence here), and betting she’ll wash out before she grows up, but really—she’s ten years old! And she seems like a great kid.
Here’s the version that Andrea Bocelli made famous: