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Hear Jackie Evancho, the 10-year-old with an operatic voice of 'America's Got Talent'

August 31, 2010 |  4:40 am

Jackie Evancho is one of the breakout performers this season on "America's Got Talent" -- a 10-year-old who sings Puccini with a mature operatic voice. Is Jackie an opera singer? No. Can she do something great with her voice? That depends, say children's voice experts.

Listen to Jackie's "America's Got Talent" performance of “O mio babbino caro”  above and her audition below. And then click here for the Calendar story about the seasoning of young singers like Jackie.

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Susan Boyle lost to Diversity. Jackie Evancho lost to Michael Grimm. So what! Susan and Jackie are the real winners. Diversity and Mr. Grimm will soon be forgotten, but Jackie and Susan will go on making one hit album after another.

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